Though less famous than the Hollywood-inspired Pineapple Express, Pineapple is older, more influential, and, arguably, a better strain. It’s definitely more potent: THC levels exceed 19% in some tests, while Pineapple Express tops out at roughly 16-26%. Pineapple’s CBD levels, however, are nothing to write home about: substantially less than 1%. In other words, this strain shouldn’t be used as the only means of treating seizures or other problems that respond to CBD. Not to be confused with its offspring Pineapple Kush, Pineapple is an inbred descendant of Ed Rosenthal’s Super Bud, a sativa-dominant hybrid with an unknown sativa/indica ratio. This strain gets its name from its distinct flavor and aroma, which includes sweet pineapple and tropical notes plus hints of Skunk. The bud is dark green with amber hairs and a dense layer of crystals. Pineapple’s effects lean toward the cerebral, with a spacey sensation and a strong boost of happiness. It’s a great way to relieve the symptoms of anxiety, nausea, and chronic pain. It also produces a powerful case of the munchies that could help patients with wasting or eating disorders.
Indica Dominant Hybrid – 65% Indica / 35% Sativa THC: 24% Offering a 65:35 Indica/Sativa, Snow White is a very good option for cannabis users. The parents are Northern Lights and White Widow. The smell it delivers is woody and citrus. The taste is both sweet and citrus. It offers a THC level around 24%. There is no question that Snow White…
Lemon Kush is an effective hybrid strain with a 50:50 sativa/indica ratio with 26% THC content. It is actually a blend of Afghani Kush and Lemon G with a potent lemon flavor of its own. Its taste can be credited to the high amounts of Limonene found within the strain. But if you do plan to get your hands on…
Superman himself would have a hard time handling this massively potent indica-dominant strain, which has an 15:85 sativa/indica ratio. With THC content as high as 25%, Kryptonite packs a major euphoric punch. It’s best for anxiety, but also good for depression and insomnia. Kryptonite has a sweet but pungent earthy smell and a similar flavor. Dry mouth is common, as…
Hybrid – 50% Sativa /50% Indica THC: 14% – 20% Black Tuna was created by 5 Star Organic in order to provide patients with a powerful hit of THC that is beneficial for chronic pain relief. It is a British Columbian stain made by crossing Lamb’s Bread and Herojuana and is extremely popular in Canada not only for the strong narcotic effect it…