The popularity of different marijuana strains can change from year to year, as cannabis enthusiasts get to enjoy a constantly growing selection of cannabis varieties. Here we touch on some of the most popular marijuana strains in 2017 throughout the United States

Blue Dream

This sativa-dominant blend of a Blueberry indica and Haze sativa that has a sweet berry-like odor and is an especially popular marijuana strain on the West Coast. Blue Dream offers a balanced mix of mental stimulation and full-body relaxation without a heavy sedation, which makes it a common choice to treat pain or anxiety throughout the day.

Gorilla Glue #1

Famous for its potency and flavorful smoke, Gorilla Glue #1 features a stronger aroma of pine than other Gorilla Glue varieties. It's an indica-dominant variety that is a popular choice for treating pain and insomnia due to its sedative effects.

Sour Diesel

Sometimes known simply as Sour D, this popular sativa-dominant strain offers energizing and invigorating effects over both body and mind. Sour Diesel has a distinct diesel-like aroma and provides fast-acting, long-lasting relief from pain and anxiety, among other ailments. 

Girl Scout Cookies

One of the most popular marijuana strains of 2017 is Girl Scout Cookie (GSC), which has a sweet, earthy aroma. It's a go-to for many medical patients to help them relieve stress, pain, and nausea, while recreational users enjoy the euphoric and creative feelings it produces.

Blueberry Widow

This popular marijuana strain is an indica-dominant hybrid that offers both physically relaxing and mentally uplifting effects. Blueberry Widow (also known as Berry White or Blue Venom) has an odor of pine woodlands and sweet and sour citrus, and the smoke leaves a pleasant aftertaste of blueberries.

Hay-Z

This potent sativa-dominant variety gives consumers an intense cerebral experience, often leaving them thinking positive and focused on their tasks or activities. Hay-Z has a delicate floral scent, but it tastes of fresh fruit and spices.

Durban Poison 

Durban Poison remains on the of most popular strains of marijuana in 2017 because of its energetic and euphoric effects that help relieve anxiety and depression. This pure sativa variety emits a potent odor of fresh pine while the smoke tastes sweet and spicy.