With a lineage like that, Runtz was destined to be nothing short of pure fire . It’s no surprise that its THC content averages around 27%, and has effects that are a little more on the sativa side.
With all that in mind, Runtz was born by crossing Zkittlez and Gelato. Both Zkittlez and Gelato are treasured strains with a pile of awards between them, including the Cannabis Cup and Emerald Cup.
OG Kush is a real jack of all trades hybrid. Consumers report being able to smoke OG Kush all day since it’s perfect for both day and night.
King Louis XIII
Many of its relaxing qualities come from its relaxed terpene profile of mostly linalool, pinene, and caryophyllene.
On top of that, it has a unique terpene profile made up of pinene, bergamotene, and caryophyllene. If there’s one strain that you’ll never get tired of smelling, it’s Super Lemon Haze.
Although its lineage is uncertain, its grandeur is not. King Louis XIII has impressive strength with THC content routinely testing above 20%.
The result was nothing short of jaw-dropping, with most cuts reaching over 20% THC. Jack Herer is euphoric, energetic, creative, and at the same time, relaxing. One whiff of its floral and lemony smell will have you coming back for more.
Other euphoric stains include GSC and Wedding Cake.
OG Kush’s terpene profile is dominant in myrcene, limonene, and caryophyllene.
So, once you consume THC, your brain changes the way it talks to itself. Some parts of it may become more active than usual, causing you to feel energized or uplifted; others parts of it may become less active, causing you to feel relaxed or sleepy.
Relaxed: Blue Dream
“Subjective effects are due to THC causing different patterns of functional connectivity in the brain… a measure of how much they talk to each other,” said Nick Jikomes, Leafly’s Director of Science & Innovation, and host of the Good Chemistry podcast.
Other uplifting strains include: Super Silver Haze and Tangie.
Though it can be extremely potent, OG Kush is still the perfect example of a long-lasting euphoric high that doesn’t much teeter toward feeling energizing or sleepy—you’ll just be stoned.
And with that, here are five of the best strains to set your dials to feeling energized, uplifted, euphoric, relaxed, or sleepy.
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