Just like any popular product, whether it’s a piece of gold jewelry, a new travel bag, or anything else, the price you pay can determine the quality.
Cannabis is a controversial subject for some. But, no matter where you fall on the support spectrum, support for legalization of marijuana, pot, cannabis, or whatever you’d like to call it, is at it’s highest in five decades, according to a October 2017 Gallup Poll.
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Correction: (April 20th 2018, 5:20pm) Loud Dream, at $800 an ounce, is not the most expensive marijuana like I originally reported. Instead, the top spot goes to Cannabis Caviar, priced at a staggering $1,400 an ounce!
E ight states and the District of Columbia already offer recreational sales. Several other states have recreational bills on the ballot.
Today, in the spirit of Forbes and 4/20, we’ll be showing you what could very well be the most expensive marijuana money can buy.
The Colorado cannabis retail market generated $1.51 billion in sales of various cannabis products in 2017, according to Colorado Department of Revenue data released in February. Meanwhile, California cannabis sales are estimated to hit $3.7 billion by the end of this year, according to new research from BDS Analytics.
Selling at around $800 per ounce, Loud Dream could be the most expensive weed in the world. Loud Dream is a Hybrid marijuana strain with strong berry flavors and is reported to leave users feeling “both creative and energetic”.
Selling at around $1400 per ounce, this could be the most expensive weed in the world.
Price Per Ounce: $275
Seed Cost: $85
Clone Cost: $55
Price Per Ounce: $500
Seed Cost: $125
Clone Cost: $200
The notorious Chemdawg is an Indica Dominant Hybrid. This intense buzz-inducing cannabis strain is most often enjoyed by more seasoned marijuana users due to its overwhelming and long-lasting effects. With 32% THC content, a sour diesel taste and a sweet but pungent smell that lingers. This strain is unique due to its incredibly short grow cycle while still being able to produce some of the most potent weed in the world.
Price Per Ounce: $600
Seed Cost: $100
Clone Cost: $50
Seeds are somewhat of a misunderstood section of the cannabis market. Since most places in the world have yet to legalize the production and sale of seeds, the majority of regular weed strains come at an artificially inflated price. The most expensive weed strain won’t be grown by just any average Joe as some of these price tags are simply unaffordable for most, but if you do have the pleasure of growing or smoking one of these jewels you are one lucky soul.
4. XJ- 13
While this one has a relatively low 23% THC that doesn’t stop it from being the most expensive marijuana seeds in the world that come from a Sativa dominant hybrid. The price point and popularity seem to differ from country to country, but the consensus is that XJ13 is one of the most enjoyable and most expensive weed strains out there.
Price Per Ounce: $280
Seed Cost $150
Clone Cost: $250
Price Per Ounce: $350
Seed Cost: $175
Clone Cost: $250
Where to buy the most expensive marijuana seeds
The most expensive weed strain won’t be grown by just any average Joe as some of these price tags are simply unaffordable for most