Most Potent Weed Strains of 2017
The strongest marijuana strains are determined by their THC percentage. The higher percentage of THC the bud has the stronger it is. Here are the Top 5 strains of 2017.
1. Nova OG – 35.6%
California’s, Manali West’s Nova OG may be the highest testing cannabis strain ever. The hybrid comes from Top Dawg Seeds’ and is a mix of Stardawg Guave and OG/Diesel cross.
Methods: Flower, Concentrate
Effects: Happy, Euphoric, Focused, Uplifting
Smell: Pungent, Earthy, Pine
Flavor: Citrus, Pine
Breeder – Top Dawg Seeds
2. Pink Starburst – 32.49%
This Hybrid sativa dominant strain is a complicated cross between DJ Short’s Blueberry, Headband, and AJ Sour Diesel. The strain was then backcrossed on itself to produce the Pink Starburst. It’s hard to classify the Pink Starburst as either an indica or a sativa because the growth pattern is that of an indica, but the effect is a sativa.
Effects: A very strong uplifting bud, Euphoric, Tingly, Happy, Hungry, Relaxed
Smell: Ammonia, Berry, Sour
Flavor: Sweet, Herbal, Candy
Breeder: Manali West
3. Chiquinta Banana – 33.5%
A hybrid, crossed between the legendary OG Kush and Banana. Featuring a sweet tropical taste. This bud earns its name with its delicious inhale and exhale. The high is a creeper, so don’t go taking multiple bong hits at one time. Enjoy a toke and let it sink in for a minute! Best used for people who suffer from conditions like cramps, depression, and insomnia.
Effects: Euphoria, Relaxing, Uplifting
Smells: Earthy, Lemon, Fruity
Flavor: Tropical, Sweet
Breeder: Utopia Farms
4. Tutankhamun (King Tut) – 28.5%
This strain is a bit unique among other high- producing buds. Offspring of AK-47. This strain is a 80:20 (sativa/indica ratio). Use this strain to treat depression, stress, inflammation, and nausea. King Tut tastes like fresh fruit and has a sour, skunk smell.
Effects: Energizing, Happy, Uplifting
Smell: Earth, Skunk, Citrus
Breeder: Pyramid Seeds
5. Bruce Banner #3 – Can reach up to 30% – 25% on average
Bruce Banner #3 is one of three phenotypes of the famous “Bruce Banner” strain. For the past two years this strain has been named to High Times “Earth’s Strongest Strains” list. Crossed with OG KUSH and strawberry Diesel. This bud is a sativa dominant hybrid (80:20). On average this strain tests highest in THC content making it the most potent strain ever according to Cannabis Cup ruling.
Effects: Creatvie, Energizing, Happy
Smells: Diesel, Fruity, Earthy
Flavors: Strawberry, Sweet
Breeder: Delta 9 Labs