There are three words that people usually hear when talking about marijuana; Sativa, hybrid, and indica. Industries have categorized marijuana into these three categories. Recently, industries have been debating the logic behind this division because they’ve found that there are no fixed characteristics that set these three categories apart. Based on this realization, some industries are categorizing marijuana by strains. Mainly because strains are actually different in nature, in terms of properties and medical benefits.
If you’d like to know more about the different kinds of strains along with their healing properties, then make sure to check out the list below to know more about them.
LA confidential is recognized by its strong smell. It doesn’t necessarily have an aromatic smell, however, the good news is that it has a sweet earthy flavor. This strain is generally powerful and has a lot of positive effects. A small dose of it can make anyone fall asleep within minutes, which is why it is perfect for people who are dealing with insomnia and other sleeping disorders. It also helps people relax, so if you are constantly stressed out or find yourself worrying too much, then maybe this is the right strain for you. The LA confidential has low THC levels, which is a good thing, especially for people who have a low tolerance for THC.
Golden goat is mostly known for its slightly psychedelic effects. Users claim that their vision and auditory senses are significantly heightened after consuming this strain. When compared to other strains, the golden goat is found to take a longer time to set in, however, its effects are noticeable once it has been processed. One of the many things that you will notice is the sudden surge in your energy; you will most likely feel some kind of euphoria, which is why you might find yourself laughing a lot. As the effects slowly disappear, you will find that you are left in a nice mellow mood, and you are generally relaxed.
If you are suffering from depression, stress, or attention deficit disorders, then Swazi Gold is the best strain for you. Known for its relaxing effects, swazi gold or Nguni has been gaining popularity on the outskirts of South Africa. A lot of people use it to treat the aforementioned psychological problems along with some physical ones like inflammation, migraines, and nausea. It also contains high THC levels, which can be a good thing if you don’t have a low tolerance for THC. This strain is known to make people feel excited and giddy, of course, everyone reacts differently to Nguni, but they all end up in a good mood after inhaling or consuming the strain.
Individuals who suffer from strong chronic pains are advised to use the blue dream to relieve themselves from the constant throbbing spasms. With that being said, it obviously has high THC levels, which are responsible for relaxing the muscles and relieving the body from any kind of pain, including psychological issues. Because of its powerful effects, this strain is used to release one from intrusive thoughts and the heavy burdens that come with depression and anxiety. This strain has citrusy and flowery notes and has a general aromatic smell. Speaking of its aromatic properties, you should know that it has a powerful smell and that it lingers in the air for a while.
Named after the cereal, fruity pebbles have a nice fruity scent; it also leaves you with a tropical sugary aftertaste. People use it to relieve themselves from the relentless captivity of depression and anxiety. It regulates one’s mood that’s why you’ll probably feel uplifted and lighter. It also makes people highly alert, which can help those of us who suffer from attention-related problems. Individuals who have smoked fruity pebbles before described the sense of euphoria that they’ve felt minutes after inhaling it. Others talked about how they weren’t in as much pain as they were before consuming it. It’s also one of the best strains that you can consume before working on a project since it surges your creativity levels.
This strain gets its unusual name from the heavy layer of white trichomes that are covering the buds. People who have tried it before swear by its uplifting effects. Not only did it give them a good buzz, but it made them more sociable, creative, and energized. It is also highly recommended for people who suffer from PTSD, anxiety, depression, along with other mood disorders. There are a lot of patients who use white widow to relieve themselves from different kinds of pains, whether it’s caused by a headache or by a chronic illness. There are also a lot of individuals who use this strain to increase their appetite and decrease nausea. It also has high THC levels, so you need to be careful when using it. Make sure that you don’t consume it in large quantities because it may cause paranoia and anxiety. People are advised to take it in small doses until they find their own balance.
As you can probably tell, there are a lot of types of strains, and these don’t even cover the tip of the iceberg. There are a lot of different kinds of strains, with various properties and effects. You probably noticed that most of these strains have similar characteristics, but not all of them have the same level of THC. This is why it’s better that you do your research before consuming any strain. Don’t purchase a strain based on its effects only, you need to learn everything about it before introducing it to your body. Because at the end of the day, you’re taking this strain to feel better, so make sure that you’re not intolerant to certain levels of THC before inhaling the stain. Another thing that has proven to be helpful is to know why you’re taking the said strain. For instance, if you set your mind on taking LA confidential because you want to sleep better, then you’re most likely to feel sleepier faster.
Source: Naija News