The new year is in full swing and that means it’s time to start talking about the best marijuana strains available now! There are a lot of new strains on the market, and it can be hard to decide which ones are worth trying.
That’s why we put together this list of nine strains that are sure to please in 2022! Whether you’re looking for something that will help you relax after a long day or something that will give you an energetic buzz, we’ve got you covered. Keep reading for more information on each strain!
For those of you who prefer to grow your own stash, Next Generation Seeds provides a way to get the best of both Sativa and Indica worlds. This strain is fast-growing, and is a 50/50 hybrid. It’s good for growing both indoors and outdoors, and will flower in just six weeks!
So if you like to enjoy the fruits of your own labor and relax —but also have the capacity to maintain a conversation— Bonkers might be the strain for you this year.
2. Strawberry Cookies
If you know your strains, you might guess that this is a cross between Animal Cookies and Strawberry Fields. It provides a nice relaxing high, along with a subtle boost in energy and mood.
This strain is a Sativa-dominant hybrid, and also can help alleviate aches and pains. You can probably imagine how delicious this one smells and tastes. Imagine a sweet, delicate aroma, coupled with a bright, fruity taste!
3. Pink Rozay
Speaking of fruitiness, this strain gets its name from its flavor profile —which is strikingly close to that of a glass of pink rose! It’s an Indica dominant strain, meaning it’s going to relax even the most totally stressed out of white girls.
If you’re looking for a strain to help ease anxiety, this is a good choice. Though its THC content is high (no pun intended), so make sure to take things slow and ease your way into it! If you’d like to learn more about how you can treat your depression or anxiety with cannabis, make sure to check out this page on Marijuana Doctors.
If you’re looking for that “first high” type of euphoria, consider checking out Glueberry. This strain is a nicely balanced hybrid, so you won’t get stuck to the couch, and you won’t feel overly anxious or restless either.
It’s a cross between Blueberry, Gorilla Glue, and OG Kush, so it will pick you up, and ease you back down into a nice relaxed state. This is a great option for those looking to ease anxiety.
Brought to you by Connected, Hitchhiker is a proprietary strain whose aroma might hit your nostrils like a ton of bricks, but will make up for it with a sweet and earthy flavor to the palette. The flowers feature deep purple buds, orange hairs, and trichomes like you’ve never seen.
It’s great for those who need help falling asleep, or for those who suffer from chronic pain. If you’re looking for something to really take the edge off, Hitchhiker might be worth checking out.
6. Apples and Bananas
This strain gets its name from its taste. You might actually be amazed at how much it tastes like apples and bananas! It’s a nicely balanced hybrid, so it will offer some couch-locking effects, but not too much. You can expect to find its THC percentage somewhere in the ballpark of 23-30%, with a complex terpene profile, so be prepared to take it easy at first.
7. Peanut Butter Breath
Coming to you from Thug Pug Genetics, Peanut Butter Breath is an indica-dominant hybrid that will give you a sense of euphoria and relaxation, and is known for its sedating effects. It’s perfect for those who suffer from anxiety or stress, as it can help ease your mind and body into a state of calm.
If you have trouble sleeping at night, try this strain out an hour or two before bed, and you might not have trouble at all! The taste and smell are exactly what you’d expect from the name —sweet and nutty.
So there you have it! These are just a few of the many amazing strains that are available right now. Be sure to try them all and find out which ones are your favorites!