Favorite Cannabis Strains That Are “CBD-Rich”

Cannabis Strains

Cannabis consumption is up and keeps going up as the market demands more and more of a good thing. It used to be all about getting high but now marijuana use is very specialized and consumers are very discriminating about what they purchase and what it can do for them.

Various strains have been created that have higher levels of this and lower levels of that, so that everything is quite specific.

Consumers who are learning more about the positive effects of CBD on so many ills and diseases that they are seeking more CBD rich strains and for many years, Harlequin and ACDC were favorites but now people are seeking more choices.

Let’s take a look at some of the popular, trending types of cannabis that is being sought after more by consumers now. As the world of cannabis changes, it does so to meet the demands of the public. Here are some of the favorite strains of the public.


This strain will relax you to the point of mild sedation. It doesn’t have the intense high that some other strains have which means that you can still be productive and function rather normally. This is an indica cross of Cannatonic and Afghan Skunk.

It’s mostly used to treat pain, anxiety, and inflammation. In the most recent calendar year, this strain’s interest increased by 660% which is pretty astronomical.

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This CBD rich strain has had an interest increase of 567% – another huge jumper. Again, this is a hybrid and the CBD to THC ratio is close to 20:1. It will help you with nausea, chronic pain, reducing the side effects of chemotherapy and it has a nice smell.

It is a little bit harder to find. There are a select few growers of this one but if you find it, get it. It’s great.


This cannabis is another popular, CBD rich strain. With a boosted interest of over 550%, it’s a winner. This is a sativa strain that is a hybrid with a 1:1 ration of CBD to THC. It is relaxing, energizing and will improve your mood. It is more easily found in Washington than anywhere else.

Some of these are more difficult to find as growers have specialty plants. This one can be found by contacting the folks at Puffin Farm. They are the winners of the 2018 Sun Cup, incidentally, in which they won for Best CBD Cartridge category.


Another big jumper with an interest increase of over 460% in the last year, this CBD strain is a cross between Afghani and Skunk. It’s a 1:1 CBD to THC hybrid too. The effects are generally pretty mild but it works great to relieve muscle spasms and general pain.

Nordle will get you high, but coming down isn’t a big crash. You’ll float back to reality, as soft as a feather. It’s also another fairly rare CBD strain but is tends to be available across many markets. Search for it and you should find it.

CBD Shark

This is an indica dominant variation of cannabis with a 1:1 CBD to THC ratio. It is known for helping with inflammation, anxiety, and pain. You will get high but it is a level high that won’t leave you feeling like you are grinding gears. It’s a very smooth cannabis high.

Interest in CBD Shark has increased by 272% in the last year and that should be simply because of the cool name. It’s available more readily than some of the other strains so check out CBD Shark and see if it is the perfect cannabis for you. You may find it in a concentrate easier than any other form, just a heads up.


This one has been around a long while and is a very popular strain of marijuana. Most people have heard of it. It is a phenotype of Cannatonic.

It has a CBD to THC ratio of 20:1 and because of this, it will not get you super high. It’s a great strain that can be found easily enough and it has seen an interest boos of 89% over the past year. It usually can be found anywhere in the country with only a small amount of work in searching.


This one is sometimes called CBD Medihaze because it is a very CBD-rich strain. It has a mood-enhancing, spirit-lifting quality. It smells like pine and mint, with a hint of spice. This is a wonderful strain to relax, calm your nerves, mellow yourself at the end of the day and eases anxiety and pain both. It has seen an interest increase of 69% in the past year and it is pretty easy to find in most markets.

Any of these strains will provide you with a boost of CBD to help what ails you. There is guarantee of which ones you’ll find closest to you but with a little effort you’ll surely be able to find any of these somewhere nearby. They are all worth trying and you may try a few until you find the one that gives you just the right relief from your pain or anxiety.

If you are specifically seeking a high CBD cannabis for seizures, don’t hesitate to ask staff in your local dispensary because they have specific types that will assist you with seizures specifically as well.