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Harborside “Best of” California Cannabis Top 10 California Cannabis Strains

Top 10 California Cannabis Strains

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Here at Harborside, we’re always on the lookout for the best marijuana strains to offer our customers. In 2023, we’ve seen a surge in popularity for certain strains, and we’re excited to share our findings with you.

Based on our sales data, the most popular California weed strains so far in 2023 are:

These strains are popular for a variety of reasons, including their high THC content, their unique flavors and aromas, and their potential medical benefits.

If you’re looking for a new cannabis flower strain to try, be sure to check out one of these top picks from Harborside.

Laughing Gas

Laughing Gas is a sativa-dominant hybrid marijuana strain created by crossing Sour Diesel and Cherry Pie. It is known for its uplifting and euphoric effects, which can help to relieve stress, anxiety, and depression.

Laughing Gas also has a strong citrusy flavor and aroma, with hints of diesel and pepper.

Laughing Gas Strain Highlights

  • Strain type: Sativa-dominant hybrid
  • THC: 22%
  • Parent strains: Sour Diesel and Cherry Pie
  • Effects: Uplifting, euphoric, energizing, creative, talkative
  • Flavor: Citrusy, diesel, pepper
  • Aroma: Gassy, sweet, orange, skunk

Chem Breath

Chem Breath is an indica-dominant hybrid marijuana strain created by crossing Chemdawg and OG Kush. It is known for its relaxing and calming effects, which can help to relieve stress, anxiety, and pain.

Chem Breath also has a strong earthy and sour flavor and aroma, with hints of pine and citrus.

Chem Breath Strain Highlights

  • Strain type: Indica-dominant hybrid
  • THC: 20%
  • Parent strains: Chemdawg and OG Kush
  • Effects: Relaxing, calming, sedative, pain relieving, stress relieving, anxiety relieving
  • Flavor: Earthy, sour, pine, citrus
  • Aroma: Pungent, skunky, earthy, pine

Urbn Mintz

Urbn Mintz is a hybrid marijuana strain created by crossing Animal Mints and Gelato 33. It is known for its uplifting and euphoric effects, which can help to relieve stress, anxiety, and depression.

Urbn Mintz also has a strong minty flavor and aroma, with hints of sweetness and spice.

Urbn Mintz Strain Highlights

  • Strain type: Hybrid
  • THC: 20%
  • Parent strains: Animal Mints and Gelato 33
  • Effects: Uplifting, euphoric, energizing, creative, talkative
  • Flavor: Minty, sweet, spicy
  • Aroma: Minty, sweet, spicy

Garlotti

Garlotti is an indica-dominant hybrid marijuana strain created by crossing Chem D x Gelato x Grape MAC.

It is known for its relaxing and calming effects, which can help to relieve stress, anxiety, and pain. Garlotti also has a strong sweet and garlicky flavor and aroma, with hints of grapes.

Garlotti Strain Highlights

  • Strain type: Indica-dominant hybrid
  • THC: 22%
  • Parent strains: Chem D x Gelato x Grape MAC
  • Effects: Relaxing, calming, sedative, pain relieving, stress relieving, anxiety relieving
  • Flavor: Sweet, garlicky, grapes
  • Aroma: Sweet, garlicky, grapes

Abra Cadabra

Abra Cadabra is a hybrid marijuana strain created by crossing Chemdawg and Sour Diesel.

It is known for its uplifting and euphoric effects, which can help to relieve stress, anxiety, and depression. Abra Cadabra also has a strong citrusy flavor and aroma, with hints of diesel and pepper.

Abra Cadabra Strain Highlights

  • Strain type: Hybrid
  • THC: 20%
  • Parent strains: Chemdawg and Sour Diesel
  • Effects: Uplifting, euphoric, energizing, creative, talkative
  • Flavor: Citrusy, diesel, pepper
  • Aroma: Gassy, sweet, orange, skunk

Black Velvet

Black Velvet is a 50/50 indica/sativa hybrid marijuana strain created by crossing The Black with Burmese Kush.

It is known for its relaxing and calming effects, which can help to relieve stress, anxiety, and pain. Black Velvet also has a strong earthy and sweet flavor and aroma, with hints of berry and citrus.

Black Velvet Strain Highlights

  • Strain type: 50/50 indica/sativa hybrid
  • THC: 15-18%
  • Parent strains: The Black and Burmese Kush
  • Effects: Relaxing, calming, sedative, pain relieving, stress relieving, anxiety relieving
  • Flavor: Earthy, sweet, berry, citrus
  • Aroma: Pungent, skunky, earthy, berry

Mimosa

Mimosa is a sativa-dominant hybrid marijuana strain created by crossing Purple Punch and Clementine.

It is known for its uplifting and euphoric effects, which can help to relieve stress, anxiety, and depression. Mimosa also has a strong citrusy flavor and aroma, with hints of berries.

Mimosa Strain Highlights

  • Strain type: Sativa-dominant hybrid
  • THC: 18-22%
  • Parent strains: Purple Punch and Clementine
  • Effects: Uplifting, euphoric, energizing, creative, talkative
  • Flavor: Citrusy, berry
  • Aroma: Gassy, sweet, orange, skunk

Frosty

Frosty is an indica-dominant hybrid marijuana strain created by crossing Northern Lights #5 and Shiva Skunk.

It is known for its relaxing and calming effects, which can help to relieve stress, anxiety, and pain. Frosty also has a strong earthy and piney flavor and aroma.

Frosty Strain Highlights

  • Strain type: Indica-dominant hybrid
  • THC: 15-20%
  • Parent strains: Northern Lights #5 and Shiva Skunk
  • Effects: Relaxing, calming, sedative, pain relieving, stress relieving, anxiety relieving
  • Flavor: Earthy, piney
  • Aroma: Pungent, skunky, earthy, pine

Moondance

Moondance is a hybrid marijuana strain created by crossing Granddaddy Purple and Larry OG.

It is known for its relaxing and calming effects, which can help to relieve stress, anxiety, and pain. Moondance also has a strong earthy and grapey flavor and aroma.

Moondance Strain Highlights

  • Strain type: Hybrid
  • THC: 15-20%
  • Parent strains: Granddaddy Purple and Larry OG
  • Effects: Relaxing, calming, sedative, pain relieving, stress relieving, anxiety relieving
  • Flavor: Earthy, grapey
  • Aroma: Pungent, skunky, earthy, grape

Sensi Star

Sensi Star is an indica-dominant hybrid marijuana strain created by Paradise Seeds.

It is known for its relaxing and calming effects, which can help to relieve stress, anxiety, and pain. Sensi Star also has a strong earthy and sweet flavor and aroma, with hints of pepper.

Sensi Star Strain Highlights

  • Strain type: Indica-dominant hybrid
  • THC: 18-22%
  • Parent strains: Afghani and Northern Lights #5
  • Effects: Relaxing, calming, sedative, pain relieving, stress relieving, anxiety relieving
  • Flavor: Earthy, sweet, pepper
  • Aroma: Pungent, skunky, earthy, pepper

Conclusion

As you can see, there are a variety of popular marijuana strains to choose from in California in 2023.

Whether you’re looking for a strain that will help you relax and unwind after a long day, or one that will give you a boost of energy and creativity, there’s sure to be a strain on this list that’s perfect for you.

If you’re not sure which strain to try, be sure to talk to one of our knowledgeable budtenders at Harborside.

We’re always happy to help our customers find the perfect strain for their needs.