Sometimes you just need to sit down, unwind, and relax. When you need some time to mellow out, a quality indica is the perfect way to de-stress. Sedative and euphoric, indica strains are known to produce a dreamy, physical high. After a taste or two, you’ll feel your muscles relax and you’ll be able to let out a big sigh. Though, these sleepy strains can be quite powerful. You’ll want to stick to nighttime use for these flowers. Without further ado, here are the top 10 indicas you can buy right now.
True OG has inherited the best from its OG Kush lineage. A hard-hitting indica, the THC content in this flower can soar to over 27%. This fact makes True OG one of the most potent strains available right now. You’ll definitely feel it, too.
Expect to find yourself locked on the couch or fast asleep after a few tastes. This strain is fast acting, so you won’t need much before you’re overtaken by a powerful wave of physical relaxation.
2. Skywalker OG
Skywalker OG is another heavy-handed strain. If you’ve got chronic aches and pains, this indica is for you. A cross between OG Kush and Skywalker, this strain provides deeply sedative, physical effects.
Although, it does have a tiny bit of sativa lineage in the mix. So, many consumers experience a pleasant but odd combination of a strong body high with a bit of mental energy and stimulation.
The 22% THC content in this strain makes it popular among experienced consumers. More than anything, though, this is the perfect choice for your next Star Wars marathon. You’ll have plenty of motivation to sit on the sofa. You may also find yourself perusing the fridge for something nice and tasty.
3. Northern Lights
This classic indica is popular among medical and recreational consumers alike. Northern Lights is available in most medical cannabis states, and for good reason. This strain is 90% indica and will quickly mellow you out. It produces a blissful yet mostly physical high.
Those with chronic pain tend to appreciate the soothing, full-body numbness that comes along with Northern Lights.
Recreationally, whip out some Northern Lights when you’re stuck inside on a rainy day. While some may find it a little difficult to concentrate, the cannabis experienced may enjoy curling up with a good book and a little of this herb. The THC content of this strain is around 18%.
4. Mr. Nice
Named for the legendary drug smuggler, Howard Marks, Mr. Nice is known for its drowsy yet happy high. This indica is a cross between G-13 and Hash Plant. The result is a short, squatty plant that is coated with a lovely layer of crystally trichomes. Medically, it is typically used to increase appetite, manage pain, and kick stress and anxiety to the curb.
Recreational consumers will enjoy the heavy-handed euphoria this strain provides. Your body may sink deeply into your seat, but all of your worries and mental troubles will float away in a haze. New consumers should ease into Mr. Nice. This strain’s THC content tends to run between 16 and 20%, making it decently potent.
This strain’s name gives you a good peek into its aroma and effects. Sweet, earthy, and floral, the Lavender cannabis strain provides a very calm, smooth high. We have the terpene linalool to thank for the pleasant experience. When combined with THC, linalool is thought to promote muscle relaxation. It also has
When combined with THC, linalool is thought to promote muscle relaxation. It also has anticonvulsant properties when mixed with other cannabinoids like CBD and THCV.
Want to play up the lavender taste and scent of this strain? Throw some lavender flowers into your vape or add some to your marijuana tea. Many users report that it tastes and feels amazing. Lavender the strain features a THC content of up to 27%, so this is one potent bud.
6. Hindu Kush
Hindu Kush is a classic indica. It’s a landrace strain from the Kush Mountain region, which spans 500 miles between Afghanistan and Pakistan. The best thing about this strain? It is 100% indica. Most indicas out there these days are actually hybrids, but not Hindu Kush. If you want to know what a pure indica feels like, this strain is an excellent choice.
Those who like to make hash will like this strain. In fact, it’s often used to make charas and black hashes. It features a naturally high THC content of around 20%, so you’ll definitely get a euphoric experience from this strain. With plenty of body heaviness and pain relief, of course.
7. Berry White
This indica is an upbeat cross between White Widow and Blueberry, two extremely popular strains. The result is a physically relaxing indica with a spark of creativity. Want to slow dance to your favorite record or belt out some old school ballads? Berry White is your flower.
With a THC content of around 22%, this strain is recommended for those with some cannabis experience. Though, new consumers will do just fine as long as they take it slow. You might also find this strain under the names White Berry or Blue Widow.
8. Blackberry Kush
This strain has all the juicy sweetness of blackberries with plenty of sour earthiness. Blackberry Kush is as adored for its flavor as it is for its lovely, full body high. When used in moderate amounts, it isn’t powerful enough to glue you to the couch or knock you out. But, it does provide a very calm, relaxed physical relaxation.
Blackberry Kush is excellent for those who prefer an indica experience, but don’t want something extremely sedative. You may feel drowsy with this indica, but you’ll still be functional. The THC content in this flower tends to reach about 18%.
9. Bubba Kush
Bubba Kush is one of the most popular indicas available. You can find this strain almost everywhere. Its genetics are a bit of a mystery, but it is thought to contain some OG Kush. This strain is a near 100% indica, which means that it will produce very strong body effects.
Great for muscle spasms or any chronic pain condition, physical discomfort will quickly melt away. In its place will be a sort of gleeful, euphoric sensation that’s sure to bring a smile to your face. You’ll also find yourself heavy-lidded and ready for a nice, long slumber. Bubba Kush works its magic on days when you feel like absolute crap.
This silly flower is an indica-dominant hybrid. A cross between Maui Haze and Afghani, this old school indica produces a sleepy sense of happiness.
The effects of this strain are felt mostly in the body, but a little sativa lineage cuts back on the mental grogginess that typically accompanies indica strains. Though, if you consume too much Afgoo, you’ll probably find yourself feeling a little slow.
The THC content in this strain runs about 18%. For those new to indicas, Afgoo is a decent strain to try. Though, it does tend to be fast-acting and long-lasting.