Named after tangerines because its strong and sweet flavor evokes citrus overtones, this is another Sativa dominant hybrid. It is something of a sequel to the popular Tangerine Dream strain that was once very popular. It was first created in Amsterdam but has since become popular worldwide. In addition to the clear-headed creativity boost common to Sativa heavy strains, this one is known to provide an extra boost of happiness.
This Sativa dominant strain comes in at 70% Sativa to 30% Indica. It is the result of crossing Super Lemon Haze with Gupta Kush. The name, an obvious play on laserbeam, likely comes from the fact that the strain is well known to help provide laser-like focus, which is very helpful when you are trying to get some creative work done.
In this post, we’ll take a look at some of the best strains for sparking creativity. As the feelings are subjective and each person reacts differently, these strains are presented in no particular order. They represent the names that come up the most when people talk about what helps them get their creative juices flowing.
Cannabis has been given credit for the creativity behind many great artists, from a wide range of fields. Studies have backed up the claim that cannabis can help to increase creativity. Today, there are many strains of cannabis available and it stands to reason that some are better at bringing out the user’s creativity that others are.
This is a 50:50 hybrid of Sativa and Indica that has been around for a while. It is used to create Sour Diesel, which also made this list. Its higher Indica content relative to the first six strains mentioned gives it a more relaxing quality than the more Sativa dominant strains.
This is a pure Sativa strain that originally comes from the South African city of Durban. It was brought to America in the 1970s and has been a favorite ever since. The strain provides an uplifting head high that is great for not only boosting your creativity but keeping you focused and productive as you work on your art.
Named after author and marijuana activist Jack Herer, this strain is one of the most popular strains in the country. It is also a name that comes up frequently when a discussion of creativity inducing cannabis comes up. It is a Sativa-heavy hybrid and like all Sativa-heavy strains will leave you clear-headed and energized as you get busy creating.
With a Sativa to Indica ratio of around 90:10, this strain is especially Sativa heavy. It is another name that comes up very frequently among a wide range of users when discussing the most creativity-friendly cannabis strains. It is good at keeping the artist laser-focused on their work and is often used for meditation and Yoga for the same reason.
A parent of Jillybean, mentioned earlier in this post, Space Queen is itself a hybrid. Created from the Romulan and Cinderella 99 strains, this is another strain that is close to 50:50 Sativa and Indica. The mixture makes for the same euphoric but relaxing feeling that such hybrids are known for. Space Queen is famous for its immediate body buzz effect.
Cannabis has been given credit for the creativity behind many great artists. Studies have backed up the claim that cannabis can help to increase creativity.
Can’t sleep after a long work week, and just need to relax? Black Diamond’s reputation is a calming one, giving the user a case of the warm fuzzies, helping them to rest and relaxation. Black Diamond has also been known to cause a case of the munchies, so make sure you have plenty of snacks nearby.
Another good choice for the sleep deprived is Church OG, which is a favorite strain among long time cannabis users. Known for its pleasant aromas and smooth smoke, Church OG has been reported to be the choice for people looking to relieve mental stress.
Relaxation and euphoria for the mind and body. That is what Purple Kush is best known for. So well known, in fact, that it often makes people’s top recommended list for sleeping disorder and anxiety.
Rainbows have always been a symbol of happiness and good times. It stands to reason that their namesake strain would do the same. Rainbow brings a sweet and tropical flavor to the table, reminding users of pineapple. This is the strain for you if you’re looking for the euphoric, happy high without the accompanying body stone.
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Takeaway: Cannabis has been cultivated for thousands of years to produce specific smells, tastes, and effects. Today, it’s an art form. Here are 10 strains that report high in euphoric and happy results.
Who isn’t addicted to the tangy sweetness of flavor that is the mango? This strain should appeal not only to the mango lover but is also the strain of choice for the party wallflower. Users regularly report feelings of cheerful chattiness, finding it easier to socialize, and to laugh with others.
Right now, though, we’re giving you 10 specific strains to look for if your goal is a euphoric high and a case of the giggles:
Cannabis has been cultivated to produce specific smells, tastes, and effects. Here are 10 strains that report high in euphoric and happy results.