Top 10 Hybrid Marijuana Strains So Far in 2017

Recently we broke down the most popular sativa marijuana strains so far in 2017, and in a separate article listed the top indica strains. In this article, we look at the most popular hybrid marijuana strains of the year so far.

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For some people, indica strains can be a little too strong. They tend to cause drowsiness particularly in those inexperienced with consuming the plant. This can make it a challenge for new consumers to handle especially during the day. However, for some of these same people, sativa strains aren’t quite strong enough.

In comes hybrid marijuana strains. These strains typically are no more than 60% indica or sativa; well-balanced hybrids are almost exactly 50% sativa and 50% indica.

With that being stated, below are the 10 most popular hybrid marijuana strains so far in 2017, using data compiled by Leafly:

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The Difference Between Indica, Sativa And Hybrid

By Robert Bergman, ILoveGrowingMarijuana.com

budNot all marijuana strains are alike. You have probably already heard of sativa and indica, and even the hybrid strains, but do you know what the differences between them are? They are three distinct categories of specific traits that even the most experienced growers don’t know about.

Sativa and Indica have been on the books since the 1700s, but the hybrid didn’t come until some time later. Sativas come from a temperate climate near the equator, while the Indica likely originated around present-day Afghanistan, specifically near the Hindu Kush area. The climate and weather conditions there are harsh — this is likely why they have a thicker protective coat of resin than the Sativa strains.

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