Cannabis is a sensory experience that involves flavor, smell, effects. When we vape cannabis, we experience an altered state of consciousness, in short, we perceive our surrounding and ourselves in a different way.
What makes a cannabis strain exotic? Well, it could be unique flavor, smell, sensory experience, terpene profile and/or cannabinoid concentration.
In this article, we will explore 10 cannabis strains with a unique profile that makes them exotic.
This hybrid cannabis strains (50% Sativa, 50% Indica), is known for its menthol flavor. In addition, Snowcap is known for its high THC content (22% with some strains reaching up to 25%). Snowcap is also quite high in CBD and it is known as an energizing cannabis strain. Its main terpenes are pinene, myrcene and caryophyllene.
Another cannabis strain high in THC (22%). Trainwreck is 35% Indica and 65% Sativa with a sour and citrus aroma. This energizing cannabis strain is very popular as medical cannabis and it is used to treat arthritis and psychological disroders such as ADHD, anxiety, and PTSD. Trainwreck has a unique terpene profile and it is rich in myrcene, caryophyllene and terpinolene.
8. Malawi Gold
This cannabis strain is quite high in THC with 16% THC content. Malawi Gold, as its name indicates, it is native of the Salima region in Malawi. Malawi Gold is a landrace strain rich in myrcene, limonene and caryophyllene.
7. Pinkman Goo
A very rare and exotic cannabis strain, Pinkman Goo is cannabis Indica strain with distinctive resinous drops developed on its pink flowers. Pinkman Gloo is quite high in THC (approximately 16%).
6. Bubba Kush
Another strain from the Kush family. Bubba Kush is famous for its calming and tranquilizing effects. Its THC content varies a lot depending on the strain and you can find Bubba Kush of 15% of THC content to strain with up to 25% of THC. Bubba Kush is rich in myrcene, limonene and caryophyllene.
5. Frisian Duck
Frisian Duck has a moderate-high THC level (14 to 17%). In addition, it is quite high in CBD (5%). Frisian Duck is rich in pinene and limonene. You can expect both energizing and relaxing effects.
4. Blue Cheese
This Indica dominant strain (80% Indica, 20% Sativa) is high in THC (17% and some strains up to 19%). Blue Cheese is ideal to treat muscle spasms and anxiety. This cannabis strain is rich in myrcene, limonene and caryophyllene.
3. Sweet Tooth
This cannabis strain is rich in THC with levels that vary from 15% to 20% of THC. It is made by crossing Hawaiian and Nepali. Its main terpenes are myrcene, pinene and caryophyllene.
2. Hawaiian Snow
The THC level of Hawaiian Snow is incredibly high (22 to 25% THC). In addition, this cannabis strain is excellent for a cerebral and intense high. Hawaiian Snow has been awarded Cannabis Cup in 2003. It is rich in caryophyllene, myrcene and pinene which gives this strain and intense spicy and citrus aroma.
1. Four Way
This strain is made by crossing four different cannabis strains: Afghani, Indian and Pakistani landrace strains, and Skunk #1. Its THC levels oscillate from 15% to 20%. In addition, it also has 2% of CBD.