According to the legend, it was originally a Northern California sativa crossed with a Russian ruderalis, but sometime in the late 70s it was crossed with Afghani genetics to make it heartier. ATF presents large, beautifully frosted buds with incredibly strong odors. It is a hearty, sweet smelling plant with an outstanding, heady buzz. Strain type : Sativa Parent strains : Trainwreck, NYC Diesel. Backstory : An extremely popular strain for sativa lovers, Allen Wrench wraps the best qualities of its parent strains into a single package, and couples them with crisp flavors of sour fruit.
Why we love it : Loved by go-getters of all kinds, Allen Wrench’s clear-headed stimulation makes it a perfect coffee substitute. 7 high-energy cannabis strains to help you get active and fight fatigue. Backstory : Amnesia is typically a sativa-dominant cannabis strain with some variation between breeders. Amnesia’s genetic forerunners have passed on uplifting, creative, and euphoric effects ideal for putting you in a great mood, no matter the day, time, or situation. Why we love it : Forget your worries and woes with this clear-headed high: Amnesia’s sativa-dominant lineage make it a stimulating and functional strain that belongs in the bag of any cannabis consumer on the go. Backstory : With a smell and flavor of overripe bananas, this hybrid definitely earns its name.
Banana OG has tested at over 25% THC and has a reputation as a “creeper”—as in, its effects will creep up on you if you’re not careful. Why we love it : Banana OG smells amazing—It’s like an overripe banana peel full of pine needles, and it creates thick smoke that can always get you laughing. Backstory : Bay 11, bred by Grand Daddy Purp, is an ultra-potent sativa. Its dense, pale buds are coated in amber resin with a sweet, fruity aroma that initiates immediate relaxation. Why we love it : A very happy and uplifting strain, Bay 11 is a sweet sativa that reminds you of cruising through sunny California with the windows down. Backstory : Berry White is the offspring of parents of near-celebrity status in the cannabis world, and is famous in its own right for effects that offer shelter from stress and a sturdy sense of euphoria. Why we love it : You may never laugh so hard as you will after sharing a cartridge of this with your best friend. (Courtesy of Cameron Karsten) Strain type : Hybrid. Backstory : Blue Dream, a sativa-dominant hybrid that originated in California, has achieved legendary status among West Coast strains. By crossing a Blueberry indica with the sativa Haze, Blue Dream balances full-body relaxation with gentle cerebral invigoration. Novice and veteran consumers alike enjoy the level effects of Blue Dream, which ease you gently into a calm euphoria. Why we love it : Without a doubt, it’s the most common and illustrious strain found across the United States today. Strain Highlight: Blue Dream, Leafly’s Celebrity Strain. Blueberry’s legendary status soared to new heights after claiming the High Times’ Cannabis Cup 2000 for Best Indica. The long history of the strain is traced back to the late 1970s when American breeder DJ Short was working with a variety of exotic landrace strains. Why we love it : It’s the indica that brought the distinct flavor of blueberry to the cannabis world. If you have the chance, be sure to also check out the West Coast version, DJ Short Blueberry—it’s one of the most aromatic strains you can get. (Courtesy of Cameron Karsten) Strain type : Indica. Backstory : Bubba Kush is an indica strain that has gained notoriety in the U.S. Sweet hashish flavors with subtle notes of chocolate and coffee come through on the exhale as powerful relaxation takes over.
Bubba’s stocky plant stature and bulky bud structure suggest Afghani descent, but its genetic origins aren’t certain: The breeder whom this strain was named after states that Bubba Kush emerged just after 1996, when an OG Kush hybrid pollinated an unknown indica strain obtained in New Orleans. The genetically ambiguous indica was simply called “Bubba.” Bubba Kush has flourished ever since. Why we love it : It’s a crazy-popular tranquilizing Kush born and bred in the USA. Backstory : Cannatonic is a unique hybrid strain bred by Spanish seed bank Resin Seeds specifically for its low THC content (rarely above 6%) and high CBD content (6-17%). It produces a relatively short-lived, mellow high that is also uplifting and powerfully relaxing. Why we love it : A CBD-rich variety providing relaxation without the mental fog, Cannatonic is immensely popular and perfect for beating anxiety.
Backstory : Chemdawg has developed quite the name for itself over the years.