We all use cannabis for different reasons. Some of us simply like the high it leaves us with, while others might smoke or dab as a medical treatment for anything from cancer to epilepsy. A good indica strain induces relaxation and leaves users in a sleepy hazy. Sativa strains, however, are known for their uplifting cerebral effects, helping to enhance the thought process. Writers, artists, and musicians understand anything that helps the creative process is worth trying. Next time you’re facing a mental block try one of these seven strains that will help to boost your creativity sky high.
1. Space Queen
The name might have users thinking this strain will have them orbiting outer space, but Space Queen actually delivers a strong sativa head-high, with a smooth, clean let down. The sweet and pungent aroma given off by this cannabis is uplifting and sure to have creative juices flowing in no time.
2. Green Crack
Including the term “crack” in the name might deter some users, but this strain is certainly all cannabis. The name comes from the energy boost many users experience after smoking Green Crack, making it a great strain to boost creativity. The next time you’re in a hurry to get a something done, try enjoying a few puffs of this strain and you’ll be sure to complete the task in no time flat.
3. Jack Herer
There is nothing like a good sativa in the morning to start the day off right. Jack Herer is an extremely popular strain because of its ability to lift users sky-high, while still keeping them focused on creating masterpiece after masterpiece. Jack Herer is also used in many sativa edibles, like Warm & Crispy Medicated Coconut Oil, because of its signature traits.
4. Durban Poison
Durban Poison is known for its potent sativa effects, and in places like Colorado where cannabis is available on every corner, this strain is available at nearly every dispensary. For new users of cannabis, Durban Poison might seem ridiculous strong, but don’t worry, this strain will send users to wonderland and gently bring them back again, all while they create some of their best work yet.
This strain offers a unique creative experience. AK-47 has long-lasting effects and can have users in a daze for hours. The uplifting high allows minds to wander but still stay focused on the main task at hand. After the work is all done, cannabis enthusiasts will be ready to relax and take a nap, feeling accomplished in their work and creativity.
6. Sour Diesel
This hybrid strain is sativa-dominant and delivers just the right amount of energy to get the day going. The signature pungent aroma of Sour Diesel will also awaken the senses, making it impossible to mistake this strain for any other. Users will be delighted by the creative flow they have after smoking Sour Diesel, making it a staple for artists and musicians alike.
7. Blue Dream
These beautiful buds definitely look like something out of a dream. Blue Dream’s sweet berry aroma keeps smokers alert, while the sativa-dominant strain opens minds and allows nothing but creative thoughts to flow through. This is one strain that will never disappoint those looking for a little boost in their creativity.
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