Understanding Strains

Different species of Cannabis are called strains. Cannabis sativa and Cannabis indica are two of these strains. Strains refer to the specific breed of each individual plant. Physical differences of plants, such as the leaves shape, patterns of the branches, or differences in height are used to identify the different strains. Over the years, man and nature have helped to evolve these strains, lending to the different physical effects that the strains have when used.

Sativa Strains

Sativa strains grow tall and thin,  with light green leaves. They do well  grown in an outside garden.

Popular strains include:

Amnesia Haze

Beloved by morning users, it offers an uplifting boost.

Green Crack

Users are rewarded with a blast of exhilarated energy.

Cherry AK

With a sweet, fruity smell and taste, this 70% sativa-dominant hybrid can help elevate a bad mood.

Sour Diesel

Despite a diesel smell, this strain offers the highest happiness quotient.

Sativa strains have an uplifting effect and offers cerebral high that includes:

  • Laughing uncontrollably
  • Engaging in in-depth conversations
  • Thinking Creativity

Indica Strains

Indica strains are a bushy plant that can grow between 3 and 6 feet tall and are suitable for growing indoors.

Popular strains include:

Bubba Kush

With a coffee and chocolate taste, this strain has a heavy tranquilizing effect.


To battle insomnia, this strain induces a heavy, relaxing sleep.

Northern Lights

This pure indica is known to have come from the "mother plant."

Skywalker OG

This 85% indica-dominant hybrid is known for its healing properties for those with PTSD.

Indica strains have a relaxing, sedative effect, often used to:

  • Reduce stress
  • Relieve pain
  • Limit anxiety

Hybrid Strains

There are more than  779 strains of cannibas, over half of them are hybrids.

Popular strains include:

Blue Dream

Offers a balanced high, along with full body relaxation while energizing the mind.

GSC, aka Girl Scout Cookies

This strain is a more extreme version of Blue Dream, so go easy!


Great for pain relief and feeling of elation.

Pineapple Express

This sweet, tropical strain leaves one feeling happy and euphoric.

Hybrid strains offer a mix of effects, combining the traits they inherited from their parent strains. Hybrids are known to:

  • Offer a relaxing body effect
  • Create balance of mind and body
  • Limit anxiety

Check out the wide variety of flower strains we carry