Top 10 Sativa Strains
Cannabis Sativa strains are generally uplifting, mood elevating and great for focus and creativity. They’re great for daytime use and socializing. We’ve picked our Top 10 Sativa strains that offer the best balanced highs, are uplifting, energizing, and ready to keep you focused on whatever task you have to take on.
Here’s our Top 10 Sativa Strains
Magic Melon is a hybrid strain that is sativa dominant (60% sativa/40% indica). It was made by crossing the Mango Trees, Honeydew Melon and Mango Sherbet strains. The sweet fruit flavours mix well with the melon, mango and berries. Magic Melon has a pungent aroma with notes of gassiness. Magic Melon is fruity and offers a balanced high, more on the brighter and energetic side. Great for a lazy Sunday or hanging with friends. The nugs are a minty green with orange hairs small white crystal trichomes.
Mimosa by Gastown Collective
Mimosa is a sativa dominant hybrid strain. Like the name implies, its great for an early morning pick up. You will experience a happy positive mood, motivation and focus. Your mind will feel energetic and clear. Mimosa has a slightly sweet, sour, citrusy flavour and you will notice a touch of berry on the exhale. The aroma is close to how it tastes plus a bit of wood and earthy tones.
Blue Hawaiian is beautiful strain recognizable by the dense buds and bright colors. Blue Hawaiian is a potent strain with a berry like, sweet and earthy aromas. Blue Hawaiaan is a great tasting strain consisting of tropical and fruity flavors. The high is described as giving you energy but also calming.
Chocolope is a high potency strain, highly concentrated THC, 95% Sativa and 5% Indica. When smoked you will experience a chocolate with smoke flavour. Its great for those with anxiety or for sparking your appetite. Be careful if you are a beginner, due to the high THC concentration, Chocolope can get you really stoned! It’s been described as “a blasting, euphoric experience that can make you forget everything” making it a perfect party bud.
Cherry Wonka a hybrid strain that is sativa heavy (90% sativa/10% indica). Its known for taking home the 3rd Place for Best Concentrate at the 2014 Denver Cannabis Cup. Although this was in concentrate form, it is available in nug form as well. They are sticky with sweet earthy and cherry aromas. Taste? Cherry with a little sprinkling of herbs. You can expect a quick hitting high with an energy rush minutes after smoking. You’ll feel laser focused and creatively inspired. The effects are quite cerebral so if you experience anxiety, take with caution.
Sour Diesel is a well known strain worldwide. Sour Diesel makes you feel relaxed and a little hazy, but it won’t take you out for the day. Named Sour Diesel for a reason, you’ll find this bud has a gas like smell.
Citrus Haze is a hybrid strain, sativa dominant which made by crossing Lemon Haze and Citrus Sunshine. The first thing you will notice with this bud is the tasty orange flavour with a pinch of pine and haze. You can expect an uplifting and energizing high from Citrus Haze. You will feel super focused, and it may help when completing mentally exhausting tasks, or just having a sit down and chatting it up with a buddy.
Lemon Haze is a sativa dominant hybrid. The buds have a unique yellow tint thanks to the amber ears that peek out of the trichomes. As the name implies, this buds aroma is like a plate of freshly cut lemons. The taste is similar to the smell having citrus undertones and a sweet aftertaste. Be forewarned that Lemon Haze hits hard. You will feel the happy and euphoric effects but Lemon Haze also tends to relax and make you feel super mellow. Smoke a bit too much and you will be planted on your couch.
Super Silver Haze
Super Silver Haze is a strain known for boosting energy making it a solid daytime strain. It’s a hybrid strain, a cross of Shiva Skunk, Haze and Northern Lights #5. The bud has earthy notes with a bit of citrus. Looking for an energy boost, euphoric or arousing high? This ones for you.
Durban Poison is a favourite that you will find on most Top Sativa lists. It’s a pure sativa strain that originates from South Africa. It’s loved for having buds that are super sticky and has a sweet smell to it. The high from Durban Poison can range from giving you that energy boost to take on the day, but if you smoke too much you will be tied up on your sofa for most of the day. Who would we suggest Durban Poison for? If you are a creative, and want to do your craft while high.
Interested in more of our Top Tens? Have a look at our Top Ten Hybrid strains