Cannabis seeds come in many different varieties with a wide variety of characteristics. But the best cannabis seed for you is the one that suits your skill level, climate, and intended use.
Here are 10 of the best cannabis seeds available right now:
Super Silver Haze
This is a classic Sativa strain developed in the Netherlands. It is fast-flowering and offers a strong body high, with an energetic buzz and flavour of creamy chocolate. The flowers are tight and spear-shaped, with prominent pistils and white hairs covering the dense buds. It grows to about 2 meters in height in the final flowering stage. These super green weed seeds produce heavy yields, especially when grown outdoors. When smoked, the buds have a pronounced lemon aroma, which gets more pronounced as the plant goes into flower. The effect lasts for hours – sometimes even days – making it an ideal daytime strain for creative work or getting out of bed in the morning. Super Silver Haze will do best when grown indoors or outdoors in a warm and humid climate.
This feminized seeds strain has been a favourite among growers for decades. Although it is considered an indica, many users find the effects more similar to that of a Sativa. It offers a powerful head buzz with a good amount of energy and creativity but without too much dry mouth or couch-lock paranoia. Northern Lights is known for its ability to produce large, dense buds with resin – even more so when grown indoors under artificial light. It is a small plant grown under 400 watts of grow light and yields around 600 grams per square meter outdoors. Northern Light’s flowers are covered in orange hairs, making it similar to the “Skunk” strain. These heavy-hitter seeds are best suited for experienced growers that want a strong high with no couch-lock or paranoia.
This Sativa strain is a cross between two classic strains: Afghani and Hindu Kush, which would certainly explain the energetic “Kush” effect this marijuana seed provides. It is one of the fastest-flowering strains available today, taking up to just 54 days to mature under ideal conditions with proper nutrients, humidity, and fertilization. This marijuana seed produces some of the densest buds around and will certainly be noticed in your final harvest. The fast-flowering period means you can start growing Master Kush as soon as the last frost date passes, making it an ideal outdoor strain for spring and fall.
This is one of the most famous Indica strains with a cannabis-like high with a heavy body effect. Its name is derived from its origins, which are in Vancouver’s infamous “Bubble Hash” area. This plant has a solid structure, dense buds, and heavy yielding at around 500 grams per square meter outdoors. The buds are covered in purple-coloured hairs and smell of fresh-off-the-vine. The high is soothing, with a sweet caramel flavour and heavy body effect. Bubba Kush produces some of the best hash globally – a potent psychoactive resin known as “Bubblehash” that can be used to make hash oil and other wide range of products. Bubba Kush survivors will have a stony physique, heavy body high lasting 3 to 4 hours after smoking, and alertness for several days afterwards.
Super Lemon Haze
This strain has been around for decades and is considered a classic indica. It offers a heavy body effect with a slight head buzz and mental sedation, making it perfect for unwinding after a long day. The aroma of this marijuana seed is reminiscent of lemon-scented candy, and the flavour is sweet, dripping with resin. Super Lemon Haze has been nicknamed “The Sally” due to its resemblance to the popular cannabis strain “Sally. Its genetics are Hardy Hindu Kush x Northern Lights. The fast-flowering period means that you can start growing Super Lemon Haze as soon as the last frost date passes, making it an ideal outdoor strain for spring or fall harvest.
Northern Light Purp
This particular strain of cannabis seeds was created by crossing two extremely popular strains, Afghani and Sensi Skunk. The result is one of the most potent and recognizable strains globally. This particular version has been selected for its deep purple colour that comes out under high-pressure sodium grow light. They are a classic indica plant, with long internodes, dense foliage and fat calyxes covered in sticky resin glands that produce sticky buds with a strong, pungent aroma and flavour – it’s one of the strongest bud’s varieties on Earth. The high is extremely relaxing, making it excellent for dealing with chronic pain or anxiety disorders. Northern Lights Purp is a classic Indica strain that has been around for decades and is one of the most popular strains today. It has a strong body high, heavy sedation and sedating effect ideal for relaxation and sleeping purposes. Northern Lights is an indica strain that can be grown indoors or outdoors in many climates, with yields ranging from sloppy to very dense depending on growing conditions.
This is one of the most legendary strains globally and comes from an award-winning lineage. Critical Mass has won several awards for its indica/Sativa ratio, THC content and growth patterns and is one of the most sought-after strains in the world. Critical Mass was created by Sensi Seeds, a company specialising in breeding cannabis seeds. Sensi Seeds is based in Amsterdam and has a long history of breeding cannabis seeds due to their popularity among smokers. They are known for breeding many high-quality strains, including Skunk #1 and Northern Lights #5, two of their first varieties to gain popularity outside of Europe. Critical Mass is a pure indica strain known for its strong sedative effects and heavy body high. Its buds are covered in sticky resin glands, which are excellent for making hashish oil. The result is one of the most popular hash oils globally, called “Girl Scout Cookies”.
This Sativa hybrid was bred from some 70-year-old genetics, including a Hawaii strain and Hawaiian skunk. It’s thought to be one of the oldest Sativa strains in existence. This marijuana seed produces heavy yields of large buds – as much as 58 grams per bud – covered in sticky resin glands that provide an intense aroma and a sweet flavour. The strain is a cross between Sour Diesel and OG Kush. It’s heavy on the indica side and has a very tired effect. This strain is perfect for relaxing with friends in the evenings and watching movies but should be avoided before bedtime. It produces a strong fruity aroma that others can easily detect. Enjoy this strain or mix with other strains to create your custom hybrid strains.
This marijuana seed is still considered a hybrid even though it originated from two pure Sativa plants called G-13 Haze and Matanuska Tundra, both Sativa-dominant plants that originated in the United States and Canada. This particular strain was created to mimic a Sativa/indica cross, which is perfect for those who want the therapeutic benefits of a Sativa plant with the heavy relaxation of an indica plant. The strain produces sweet-smelling fruit aromas and has a strong body similar to Juicy Fruit gum, giving it its name.
OG Kush is considered one of the most popular strains in the world and has one of the longest strains in history. It originated in California as an outdoor strain but is also grown indoors by marijuana growers who want to maximize their yields by cooking them under powerful lights. OG Kush has won several Cannabis Cup awards and has become very popular for its smooth, sweet flavours created by the resin glands that cover the buds. The result is a mellow high that is perfect for relaxing with friends and watching movies. It produces a sweet flavour and leaves you feeling uplifted. This marijuana seed is one of the strongest strains known to man, but it’s one of the most pleasant too.
There are many other marijuana seed strains that you can grow on your own, so make sure to check them out! Some of the best cannabis seed strains include Afghani Kush, Blue Dream, Cambodian Purple Kush, Blackberry Kush, Bubba Kush and many others.
So what are you waiting for? Just choose the one that fits your needs and grow your cannabis seeds.