If you’re looking for a name brand staple in the cannabis community, look no further then the Headband strain. While it may not be the Nike of marijuana strains, it’s pretty close. Hailing from the OG Kush strain and Sour Diesel, this Californian native has roots firmly planted in the West Coast. But don’t think that just because it’s from the west coast that it’s laid back, this mentally invigorating hybrid strain starts off by creating a sense of pressure right where, well you guessed it, a headband would be.
Known for it’s high THC content, the Headband strain has been measured up to 25%! While this may not seem like a lot, consider this. In the early 80’s, the average THC content would be around 5%! Noted to have very distinct trichomes, you’ll find beautiful white hairs all over the strain that add to the appeal. Many say that headband itself would be what a cannabis christmas tree would look like when it’s snowing. Now that’s what you’d really expect out of a marijuana plant!
Medical patients that are looking to alleviate Chronic Pain and Nausea often gravitate to headband. For those who are in the process of going through chemotherapy can greatly benefit from it’s pain and nausea reducing powers. As well as the aforementioned ailments, the Headband strain is a potent anti-inflammatory, alleviating the symptoms of arthritis almost instantly. While you wouldn’t necessarily want to say this strain is recommended for older folks, it’s healing properties can be very beneficial to those who are in the 65+ category. But don’t let that stop you from medicating if you happen to benefit from the magical healing properties of the Headband Strain!
Flavours: Diesel, Lemon, Earthy
Effects: Happy, Relaxed, Euphoric, Uplifted, Creative
Medical Benefits: Stress, Depression, Pain, Lack of Appetite, Insomnia