Medical marijuana has strong support from voters and health organizations. The federal government, however, has resisted any change to marijuana’s illegal status at the federal level. The Supreme Court ruled in 2005 in Raich v. Gonzales that the federal government can prosecute medical marijuana patients, even in states with compassionate use laws, and several medical marijuana dispensaries in California have since been subject to Drug Enforcement Administration raids.
The newest powerhouse of the Kush/Diesel family, Chemdog’s potency is the stuff of legend. Smell is Very fuely and strong, taste similar to how it smells, fuely with a lemony diesel kick. With glaucoma sufferers in particular praising its qualities for relieving eye pressure.
Price: 1 pound: $5500-6500
Island Sweet Skunk
The Island Sweet Skunk has been grown on Vancouver Island in BC for many years as a stabelized Sativa-Skunk cross.The ISS has sugary fat buds with long, thick hairs that turn golden orange after the 6th week. Tall vigorous growth with a dramatic increase n bud density for the last 3 weeks of it’’s flower cycle. This strain has been tested at 19.6% THC when finished, making it a major favorite amongst the medical community, as it takes less to properly medicate. Admired for its strong Sativa like high, the ISS has a very unique taste and odour that stands out from any other strain we’ve ever come across.
Price: 1 pound: $3500-4200
One of the most potent marijuana strains that currently exists. It has won the cannabis cup several times and the High Times Plant of the Year award in 2005. Sour Diesel taste combined with its effects may be considered an “extreme sport” version of cannabis. The stone pulls smokers into the sky fast with a viscerally uplifting pleasure and lots of consciousness expansion in the direction of spirituality. This good-vibe variety may help alleviate chronic depression, as well as the ordinary blahs by encouraging a change in perspective.
Price: 1 pound: $5800-6800
Trainwreck is a very strong sativa with a great head high. Sorta on the plain looking side but its pretty impressive, long red/orange hairs just covered in crystals, stinking with that great pine smell with a deep citrus kick. Taste is sour and piny. Patients suffering from nausea, headaches or chronic pain call it a godsend.
Price: 1 pound: $4000-4500
Nice sized buds with lots of glands full of sweet THC. The hairs are blood red. Smell is musky and extremely lemony, taste slight tingle in the back of the throat, but otherwise very smooth. The smoke has a lemon flavor. It is very enjoyable without being overpowering. Users claim this strain is a very good appetite stimulant.
Price: 1 pound: $4200-4800
Kali Mist outdoor cannabis sativa seeds from Serious Seeds. With 90% sativa genetices, Kali Mist grows into tall, classically sativa plants with very few leaves. Actually smells somewhat like oranges. Users of the Kali Mist say it possesses increased mental upliftment yet a relaxed “body high,” qualities that sufferers of spasm and anxiety find very helpful.
Price: 1 pound: $4600-5000
This is the ultimate Sativa/Indica hybrid. It’s a high yielding, sweet and powerful plant that gives a perfect blend of both a high and stoned effect. Thi train has become popular due to its high resin count and a sugary taste on the tongue. Users claim it provides relief from stress and tension.
Price: 1 pound: $3800-4600
NYC Diesel (New York City Diesel) is a new strain, fast becoming a classic, with its roots in the Big Apple. NYC Diesel is famous for its exotic smell and taste. Buds are compact and produce a strong smell of grapefruits that can drown out other smells in a grow room. The plants produce an almost diesel fuel smell, hence the name. Users claim the scent of ripe grapefruit with hints of cinammon and cardamom provide a calming aromatherapy.
Price: 1 pound: $4800-5400