Marijuana Buds in Canada
Marijuana buds have been scientifically proven to be of beneficial use to the consumers.
They are known to have active ingredients which help medically. Marijuana contains THC
(Tetrahydrocannabinol) and CBD (Cannabidiol) compounds which produce different effects on
the body. THC when consumed, through smoking or in foods, is psychoactive, that is, it alters
the mind. CBD, on the other hand, is non-psychoactive and does not produce changes in the
body. This is because it has medical benefits. Marijuana buds are known to have different
cannabis plants on them; sativa, indica, and ruderalis. The major marijuana buds in Canada
consisting of this plants are as mentioned below.
God bud is a powerful indica-dominant hybrid originally from Jordan of the Islands. It is
a mixture of Hawaiian, Purple-Skunk and God, a strain which produces plentiful amounts of
resin and a pungent sweet smell which overwhelms the users. God bud is popular among
Canadian users as it makes them feel psychedelically high or alters their mind while they taste
the tropical fruit with traces of lavender, berry, and pine. Users are always left feeling both
contented and tranquil or relaxed. Consumers use it to relieve depression and insomnia.
Island Sweet Skunk
Island sweet skunk is a tropical sativa-dominant hybrid originally from Vancouver Island
in British Columbia. The bud tastes and smells as the name suggests, sweet and skunky. The
flower, undeniably friendly and strong, provides the users with a relaxed daytime experience.
The majority prefer it as it helps improve their concentration and mental energy. It is a remedy
for arthritis, migraines as well as nerve pain. (https://www.allbud.com/marijuana-strains/sativa-
Nuken is a unique indica-dominant hybrid from Canada. It is bred by merging the strain
Kish and God bud to produce the indica which provides consumers with a sweet smell of fresh
herb and grass. Nuken, while irrefutably potent leaves users practically fit to enjoy themselves. It
is also perfect for relaxing after a long day. Nuken is useful in relieving stress, inflammation, and
Blue dynamite is an indica-dominant hybrid originally produced in Canada. It is bred by
combining Avalon and Dynamite. Blue dynamite is common among users as its fruity flavor
seizes their cerebral faculties for an ecstatic experience leaving their minds and bodies feeling
relaxed and in a couch lock. Its indica lineage enables it to be considered best for the evening
and nighttime use. Blue dynamite is a good remedy for sleep disorders, pain, and nausea.
The lowryder is a 50/50% content of indica and sativa with THC levels of 20%. It was
originally created by The Joint Doctor. It is a self-flowering plant which is not difficult to grow.
It is one of the best Cannabis buds in Canada. It is widely known for its high productivity and
incredible elevating effects. It can survive outside in certain climatic conditions. Consumers use
it as its stimulating effects have a slow but influential onset. Lowryder is a remedy for relieving
stress disorders, nausea. Users are always left feeling happy and fervent thus making it a good
option for people dealing with anxiety, stress or depression. (https://blog.seedsman.com/the-
Chemo is an indica-dominant hybrid with genetics carried on by Jordan of the Islands. It
offers extremely strong and substantial indica considered to be a pain reliever in the mind and the
body. It was specifically bred to treat chemotherapy patients. Its insane THC level and strong
sedative effects makes it an ideal remedy for nausea, insomnia, chronic pain resulting from
chemotherapy and cancer, and depression. Chemo is widely preferred for pain relief and nausea.
Moreover, it is popularly known for treating chemotherapy patients.
Texada Time Warp
Texada time warp is a sativa-dominant hybrid which was bred on the west coast of
Canada. It is popularly known for being easy to grow outdoors than indoors and that it does not a
lot of maintenance when cultivating. Texada time warp has a piney scent and flavor. Its flowers
tend to be oversized and frosty when it produces smoke. It is ideal for use during the day as it
does not have any seductive effects. Consumers use it to treat pain, appetite loss, nausea, anxiety
and depression. (https://cannasos.com/strains/hybrid/texada-timewarp)
Romulan is a 75% indica and 25% sativa hybrid. It was named after Star Trek alien race.
Despite the high indica content, the growers believe its sativa genetics give it its cerebral effects.
Romulan produces dense frosty buds. It is among the favorite bud for Canadians as it has a deep
sedative relaxation effect thus considered ideal for treating muscle spasms and nerve damage.
Additionally, it can be used to treat appetite loss and depression. It is best taken at night before
bed as it induces heavy sleep. (https://dhomedicinal.com/top-10-canadian-strains-high-times/)
Sweet tooth is a powerful indica-dominant hybrid found in Canada. It is produced by
Barney’s Farm. The potent flower is accompanied by a sweet aroma of flowers and berries. Its
colas are candy-coated trichomes thereby providing elevating and ecstatic effects which are
known to battle stress and headaches. Sweet tooth is said to be a remedy for depression, stress
and anxiety. Consumers use it to relieve pain and nausea. However, it may cause paranoia and
couch lock. (https://www.allbud.com/marijuana-strains/hybrid/sweet-tooth)
DJ Short Blueberry
DJ short blueberry is an indica-dominant hybrid produced by the West Coast breeder, DJ
Short. As its name suggests, it has a blueberry flavor and aroma. Its strong, seductive effects
make it ideal for treating chronic pain. The potent flower induces the body to relax deeply along
with elevating cerebral ecstasy. It is a preferable strain for patients suffering from mild
depression, sleep disorders, and chronic pain. It also helps calm the mind and relieve stress.
Mendocino purps is a sativa-dominant hybrid in Mendocino County. It is also referred to
as ‘The Purps. Its breed descended from the combination of an original indica landrace and
unknown sativa. With its high THC levels, the flower is said to be good for relaxing and attitude
elevation. It is common among users as it helps persons dealing with anxiety, PTSD and chronic
pain among other ailments. This strain leaves consumers feeling ecstatic and sleepy therefore
making it ideal for nighttime. (https://www.allbud.com/marijuana-strains/sativa-dominant-
Manitoba poison is a hybrid strain with 50/50 % content of indica and sativa. It is bred
using unknown African cannabis varieties by the Great White North. It is commonly known for
its long-lasting, powerful and calming effect on the body. It also has a beautiful woody scent and
earthy floral flavors. The bud helps put users to sleep hence enabling it to be considered a
remedy for sleep disorders. Additionally, it can be used as a remedy for anxiety and stress
disorders. It calms their symptoms enabling one to feel relaxed and less tense.
The white rhino is an outstanding indica-dominant hybrid produced by Greenhouse
Seeds. It is popularly known for its potency as its high is hard and fast due to the high THC
content. It is also known for its strong scent. Users experience mixed feelings such as happiness,
laziness, and joy after using it. Medically, it is ideal for treating pain, stress, and insomnia. The
white rhino is durable and can grow in extreme climatic conditions.
Lindsay OG is an indica-dominant hybrid strain commonly known in Canada for its
pungent aroma and heavy seductive effects. It comes in three flavors; diesel. earthy and pungent.
It is known to be too powerful to the extent that its couch locking effect and euphoric waves can
put one to sleep. Medically, it is used to relieve one from stress, insomnia, pain, and depression.
Tuna Kush also referred to as Tuna OG, is an indica-dominant hybrid. It is bred in the
West Coast in British Columbia. Its scent is said to be overwhelming as it is incredibly fishy
therefore making it have a sour taste. Tuna Kush is polar in Canada because of its intense
strength, beautiful resin production, and amazing smell. The strain acts as a remedy for persons
experiencing chronic pain, sleep disorders, inflammation and nausea among others. It is
recommended for persons looking to relax and socialize. (https://www.leafly.com/indica/tuna-
Barbara bud is a potent indica-dominant hybrid bred by crossing Shishkaberry ad
Afghani strains. It flowers fast and is easy to grow. It is found on the Vancouver Island. Barbara
bud has a sweet, candy-like fragrance which makes a beautiful flavor. Its consumers like it as it
has a pleasing cerebral stimulation which enables the body to slowly and deeply relax. However,
it is known to leave the user anxious, therefore making it unsuitable for patients with anxiety
disorders. It is useful in the treatment of chronic stress, muscle spasms, pain from injury, and
Rene is a potent sativa-dominant hybrid from Vancouver Island. Its name is derived from
the cannabis activist, Rene Boje. Rene has a fragrant fruity aroma while its flavor is more spicy
and pungent. It is popular among consumers as its effects are uplifting and euphoric thus
repressing anxiety and depression. It is also considered a remedy for marijuana patients suffering
from nausea, spasms, and pain. It is preferably for daytime consumption.
Shishkaberry is an indica dominant hybrid from Canada. It is bred by combining DJ short
blueberry and an unknown Afghani strain. It yields a high number of flowers whose buds have a
fruit and a berry aroma. Shishkaberry provides marijuana users a combination of therapeutic and
entertaining effects which leave them feeling ecstatic and creative. The potent herb is ideal for
treating patients with chronic pain, multiple sclerosis and Parkinson’s.
What is CBD oil good for?
CBD (cannabidiol) is a chemical compound found in the cannabis plant. CBD oil is the
naturally occurring oil extracted from the marijuana plant. It has been scientifically proven to be
an appealing option to relieve pain and symptoms of other different health conditions. It is not
only useful to persons who experience chronic pain and migraines but also individuals who have
anxiety and stress disorders. Some of the scientifically proven benefits of CBD oil include the
1. Relief for pain
Persons suffering from chronic pain diseases find relief in taking CBD. CBD is useful in
modulating pain as well averting deterioration of the nervous system. Additionally, a study
published in the Journal of Experimental Medicine found that CBD evocatively reduced chronic
inflammation and pain in rodents. Also, a meta-analysis conducted in Canada found that a
concoction of CBD and THC buccal spray was effective in the treatment of neuropathic pain in
2. Reduces anxiety and depression
A review from Neurotherapeutics recommends CBD for people who experience anxiety
disorders. CBD is known to reduce anxiety behaviors such as panic disorders, social anxiety
disorders, post-traumatic disorders and obsessive-compulsive disorders. It is also known to
reduce the stress and discomfort in public speaking. Moreover, it has been used in anxiety and
insomnia treatment in children who experience post-traumatic stress disorder.
3. Improves cancer-related symptoms
Though the role of CBD oil in treating cancer still requires more research, CBD oil,
according to the American Cancer Society can slow the growth and spread of cancer cells. It may
also help in the reduction of chemotherapy-related side effects of cancer.
4. Calms childhood epilepsy
The anti-seizure properties found in CBD are known to treat neurological disorders such as
epilepsy in drug-resistant children effectively. A study published in the New England Journal of
Medicine revealed that CBD reduced the frequency of seizures by 23% more in these children
than on those who took control.
5. May reduce acne
Acne is partially caused by inflammation and overstraining of the body’s sebaceous glands.
CBD can help regulate the skin’s oil production. Its anti-inflammatory properties may help in
treating acne. A study posted in the Journal of Clinical Investigation discovered that the anti-
inflammatory effect of CBD on the body helps reduce the creation of sebum, an oily discharge,
which leads to acne. Furthermore, it contains nutrients such as Vitamin E which help in
improving the skin’s condition.
6. Reduces oxidative stress
The environment being toxic makes the body have too many free radicals which cannot be
neutralized thus leading to oxidative stress. CBD oil can help suppress the neurological
impairment caused by free radicals as it acts as an antioxidant.
7. Improves heart health
Heart disease is one of the major health issues today. Many people do not eat healthy foods
and lead healthy lives thus putting their hearts at risk. CBD is known to benefit the heart and the
circulatory system as well as its aptitude to repress high blood pressure. The stress and anxiety
reducing properties of CBD enable it to be considered as an ordinary and effective treatment for
high blood pressure. Additionally, it suppresses blockage of the artery and may reduce
cholesterol levels in the body thus promote healthy weight.
Who are CBD oil users?
CBD oil is known to be beneficial to many individuals who experience pain or various
forms of health problems. CBD oil can be used by persons who suffer from chronic pain
disorders and migraines, arthritis, diabetes, those who have suffered from a stroke, hypertension,
stress, anxiety and sleep disorders, schizophrenia, glaucoma, seizures for instance epilepsy, and
other mental health problems among others. Additionally, some women use CBD oil to
experience their pregnancy. However, it is essential to ensure it is ingested correctly in the body
and to safely do so one ought to use CBD oil exclusively made from hemp extracts. Conversely,
it is not yet scientifically proven if CBD oil is a good option for expectant women.
Where does CBD oil come from?
CBD oil is extracted from the resin glands found on the buds and flowers of the cannabis
or marijuana plant. It is made by extracting CBD from the cannabis plant. The CBD extract is
then diluted with another type of oil, for example, hemp seed oil, MCT oil or carrier oil such as
coconut. It can also be extracted from the flowers, leaves, and stalks of the hemp plant.