If you've ever wondered which sativa strains are the most popular ones across America, you're not alone. Cannabis sativa strains are generally taller and thinner than indica varieties, and they are often chosen for their ability to energize the mind or relieving chronic body pain. To give you an idea of which sativa varieties your fellow countrymen and women enjoy, here we talk about 6 of the most popular sativa strains in America; try to try them all!
1. Sour Diesel
Sour Diesel is a sativa-dominant variety that offers long-lasting pain relief and energizing cerebral effects. Also known as Sour D, this fast-acting strain has a distinct, pungent aroma of diesel fuel and an earthy flavor.
2. Lemon Haze
With an intense flavor of sweet lemons slices, Lemon Haze is one of the most popular sativa strains in America. It's known for its potency, ability to hep you mellow out, and for producing flowers with a yellow hue.
3. Green Crack
One of the most popular strains of cannabis sativa in America is Green Crack (bred from Skunk#1) which is well-loved for its ability to help sharpen focus, energize the mind, and banish fatigue. Green Crack, sometimes called Green Cush, has a tropical aroma and tangy flavor.
4. Strawberry Cough
Strawberry Cough is a sativa-dominant strain that's wildly popular in America and sought out for its ability to help you improve your mood and manage stress. True to its name, this strain smells and tastes of strawberries.
5. Jack Herer
Named after the famous cannabis activist and author Jack Herer, this strain is a staple in dispensaries (and many personal gardens) from coast to coast due to its ability to instill a blissful state of mind. This sativa-dominant variety has rich, earthy flavors and aromas of wood, pine, and spices.
6. Maui Wowie
Originating from the Hawaiian Islands, Maui Wowie is a well-loved sativa throughout the rest of the United States. Maui Wowie is famous for its tropical aroma and pineapple flavor, as well as its ability to help you slip into a mellow euphoria, dispel stress, and be more creative.