If you are looking to buy or order marijuana, it may be overwhelming to browse a menu with tons of different strain options. Platinum OG, Blue Dream, Lemon Jack – what do these names mean and how can you choose the best option for you? Join us as we break down the top five most popular marijuana strains in the nation.
The marijuana experience varies based on the kind of cannabis which you smoke, drink or eat.
No two weed strains are the same and their effects are exceptional, so some types are more favored over others. Recreational marijuana users have their lists of favorites whenever they head to dispensaries or order marijuana online. Below are a few of the most popular bud strains that American cannabis users are enjoying.
Marijuana strains are typically ranked according to THC content, flavor and general effect. In fact, based on Marijuana Break, the average THC level one of the most popular breeds is above 15%, compared to just 6.4% in 2003.
This just means the tastes of marijuana customers are advancing and people are searching for stronger variations, not only for medical purposes, but also to deliver a deeper level of high.
Listed below are just five of the most popular bud breeds in the nation.
Platinum OG is easily one of the strongest indica strains around. Stemming from parent strains Master Kush and OG Kush, this indica is great for those looking for deep relaxation and sleep aid, as it has been known to deliver heavy hitting effects. The beautiful flowers are plump and bright green and generously coated in orange hairs. Platinum OG gives off a strong skunky, earthy smell
Additionally, it has been given greatest Indica strain from the High Times Cannabis Cup. Its enthusiastic fans say it is so powerful that it can render one immobile for a whole afternoon.
OG Kush is a legendary West Coast strain, preferred by all the real OG’s out there. This classic strain has a nice earthy, woody taste and a strong pine scent. It has a slow creeping, uplifting high followed by a peaceful, mellow high that can last up to 5 hours. OG Kush will leave your body and mind in an intense state of pure relaxation. A great choice for relaxing after a long day, or taking a hit before bedtime.
If you would like to become entranced a deep sleep, this is also the marijuana of choice by most.
This popular sativa dominant strain has achieved legendary status among West Coast strains. Chances are if you live in LA, you’ve heard of Blue Dream. But what makes this sativa strain so special? Blue Dream balances full-body relaxation with gentle cerebral invigoration, an unlikely pair for a sativa flower. Veteran users and novice customers can both enjoy the level headed effects of Blue Dream, which will ease you into a calm yet uplifting euphoria. Blue Dream has a sweet berry aroma and light fruity taste. A perfect choice for morning or daytime enjoyment.
24K is the divine offspring of the legendary award-winning Los Angeles strain Kosher Kush and the terptastic sativa, Tangie. Sweet orange flavor mixed with pine and floral undertones make the aroma of this strain truly unique. 24K Gold is a high THC indica-dominant hybrid that will leave you mellow and euphoric for a long time. Not for beginners!
A delightful cross of Skunk, Northern Lights, and Haze, this beautiful sticky sativa is a perfect blend. Known for it’s energizing, long-lasting effects, this sativa will provide a euphoric and uplifting body high. Enjoy the sweet taste and aroma of lemon, citrus, and diesel with this popular strain.