Dancehall is one of my favorite strains for all-day use. It’s mild enough to keep you on your feet but still strong enough to give you a mellow buzz. Its high-CBD content also allows you to remain clear-headed and focused throughout. Perfect for running errands, writing, or enjoying an evening out with friends.
If you’re familiar with mango haze, you know that it’s one of the most aromatic cannabis strains you will ever use. Both as a flower and an extract. CBD mango haze follows suit and is also one of the mildest strains you will find in terms of THC content. This makes it perfect for users who suffer from anxiety and first-time users.
If you suffer anxiety, panic attacks, chronic pain, or fibromyalgia, then you can’t go wrong with a 1:1 strain. Additionally, if you don’t enjoy getting heavily stoned. Or just have a ton of sh*t to get done and can't spend all day being blazed, then a 1:1 strain is for you.
Benefits of using a 1:1 strain
When it comes to cannabis I believe that everyone should do what works for them.
Fortunately, I've learned a lot more about cannabis since then.
THC level: 7–15% (5.5% on average). CBD level: 12–17% (9.5% on average)
THC level: 12–15%. CBD level: 12–15%
Since 2012, different seed banks have developed plants with these cannabinoid ratios. These are varieties for consumers who want to enjoy the flavours and aroma of quality cannabis, but without the feeling of being under the influence of THC allowing them to perform their daily tasks.
The 1:1 ratio of THC:CBD is considered a therapeutic ratio. The cannabinoid spectrum is more complete thanks to the therapeutic potential of these two cannabinoids acting together.
The effect of cannabis on the consumer can vary greatly depending on the cannabinoids ratios that each plant contains.
Ratio THC:CBD 1:1, without psychedelic effect
Therapeutic properties are enhanced when the two cannabinoids with the greatest content act together with the rest of the cannabinoids contained in the plant, a phenomenon known as the entourage effect. 1:1 is one of the best ratios for pain relief.
This 1:1 THC:CBD Ratio tag shows cannabis varieties that contain very similar or equal THC and CBD levels. You can find these varieties in regular, feminised or auto-flowering seed format.
By not producing a psychedelic effect we can take advantage of the THC, CBD and the other cannabinoids benefits without being feeling “high”. Thus we benefit from a clear, calm mind and relief from stress, pain, anxiety, etc.
THC and CBD are antagonistic to each other. CBD reduces the psychedelic effect of THC, which means that a plant with the same or similar THC and CBD levels does not produce a psychedelic effect, or does so in a very subtle way.
In the world of medical weed, some experts consider strains with a 1:1 ratio of THC and CBD to be the gold standard. Perhaps a decade ago, THC was thought to be the only cannabinoid that existed. Fortunately, researchers have worked long and hard to find others, and research is beginning to suggest that CBD is arguably the better option for medicinal use. Of course, the entourage effect outlines the need to combine cannabinoids which is why strains with CBD and THC in almost equal measures are so coveted.
Coming from TGA Subcool Seeds, Pennywise is a cross of Jack the Ripper and Harlequin . Pennywise is a relatively powerful strain, with THC and CBD levels of 12-15%. It is an indica-dominant (80%) strain known for providing outstanding medical benefits.
After a while, the indica influence takes over, and the body enters relaxation mode. Argyle is an excellent afternoon strain, although there is a chance of couch-lock. The pine and earthy scents are pleasant enough, and the woody and herbal tastes have the merest hint of vanilla which makes it very enticing. New users could experience side effects like dizziness and red eyes. Since Argyle is a strain made for medical purposes, it can be used to reduce swelling, inflammation, and pain.
5 – Cannatonic (The All-Star Marijuana Strain)
Both THC and CBD work well for specific conditions, but their joint powers are far more effective. Imagine a strain capable of providing its users with a pleasant, mellow high that helps alleviate pain but doesn’t completely knock them unconscious . There are dozens of strains capable of providing this medicinal relief and satisfaction with new ones emerging often. Other worthy marijuana strains not mentioned on this list include Bediol, Nina, and Highlands.
Therefore, it makes sense to look for a marijuana strain that has a reasonably even ratio of CBD to THC. After all, CBD helps counteract the psychoactive effects of THC and can even reduce the likelihood of side effects such as anxiety and paranoia.
This is probably the most famous entry on the list. Cannatonic is known around the world as a potent medicinal strain and is a cross of G13 Haze and MK Ultra. With such genetics, it is no surprise to learn that this strain is one of the most popular on the market. It is a balanced hybrid with 12% CBD and anywhere from 7% to 15% THC.
Ultimately, Sweet and Sour Widow is a CBD-enriched version of White Widow that is used to treat medical conditions. It spawns from the work of CBD Crew; a group formed when Mr. Shantibaba and Mr. Nice Seeds combined forces. The main differences between this strain and White Widow is an increase in CBD and a decrease in THC. It is an indica-dominant (70%) strain with a THC and CBD content of 5-11%.