Best High CBD Strains 

10 Best High CBD Strains 

CBD is the therapeutic component of cannabis; it is the reason why marijuana is not just recreational but also medicinal. More and more patients are relying on CBD in cannabis to relieve different medical conditions. If you want to grow medicinal cannabis, then you must insist on using only the best CBD strains. Here are ten of these top strains.

High CBD Cannabis Strains

  • ACDC
  • Cannatonic
  • Canna-Tsu
  • Harlequin
  • Harle-Tsu
  • Pennywise
  • Charlotte’s Web
  • Sour Tsunami
  • CBD Cheese
  • CBD Harlequin


ACDC is a classic high CBD strain with balanced indica and sativa levels. This hybrid has less than 1% THC and around 15% CBD making it a very effective treatment for conditions like anxiety, depression, epilepsy, stress, and PTSD. Many growers cultivate ACDC for its amazing analgesic effects. This is effective for headaches, migraines, muscle strain, and arthritis pain.

ACDC can make you feel calm, relaxed, and euphoric. It’s a heavy-yielding strain with an average height. You’ll find it easy to cultivate in a sunny and dry climate.


Cannatonic is a hybrid strain known for its heavy CBD content at 17% and a low THC at only 6%. Thus, this strain is effective for the relief of many types of medical conditions, including anxiety, stress, depression and fatigue, insomnia, and seizures. It is also effective for different types of pain, including muscle pains, migraines, arthritis, headaches, and muscle spasms.

Cannatonic is a good strain to grow if you have a temperate or sunny environment. It is a short plant growing only 70 to 100 cm tall with yields up to 500 grams/square meter indoors and 250 to 400 grams/plant outdoors.


Canna-Tsu is a balanced indica and sativa cannabis strain with high CBD at 10% and very minimal THC at 8 to 11%. This is the reason why many cultivate this strain for medical use. This hybrid is capable of treating conditions like stress, depression, and anxiety. It’s also effective for pain, muscle spasms, arthritis, migraines, and fatigue.

Canna-Tsu can produce buds as quickly as 9 weeks after germination. It’s a medium-sized plant capable of producing average yields. It is one of the easiest to grow as it is resistant to the most common diseases, molds, and mildew.


Harlequin is a mostly-sativa strain that has high CBD amounts of up to 7% and low THC at only 10%. Harlequin is a great strain for a variety of medical conditions, including anxiety, depression, stress, and fatigue. It is extremely effective for the treatment of pain, such as migraines, arthritis, inflammation pain, and muscle pains.

Harlequin grows in a temperate or sunny environment. It is an average-sized plant that can produce good yields up to 400 grams/square meter indoors and 400 grams/plant. Harlequin flowers in just 8 to 10 weeks after germination and can produce dense buds with mango, sour, citrusy, and sweet flavors.


Harle-Tsu is an indica-dominant cannabis strain with a very high CBD from 20% to 24% and only 1% THC. It is a relaxing, focused, uplifting, sleepy, and happy effects which can be used to deal with medical conditions like headaches, depression, inflammation, pain, and stress.

Harle-Tsu grows an average height that produces good yields. It is extremely responsive to early training, which can improve yields and manage its height. You’ll also love its early flowering times as it can bloom in just 8 weeks after germination.


No, this is not the scary clown in “It” but a therapeutic strain with high CBD. Pennywise is an indica-dominant strain with high CBD at 12 to 15%, while THC is low at 12 to 15%. Its relaxing, focused, uplifting, sleepy, and happy effects have made this strain effective against conditions like stress, pain, inflammation, depression, and insomnia.

Pennywise is an average-sized plant that’s easy to cultivate because it’s resistant to mildew. It is capable of producing up to 16 ounces/square meters indoors and up to 16 ounces/plant outdoors. You will get big and dense buds with sweet, spicy, bubblegum, herbal, lemon, and coffee flavors you’ll want to taste over and over again.

Charlotte’s Web

Charlotte’s Web is a very high CBD strain known for its effectiveness in the treatment of a severe form of epilepsy in children. CBD in this hybrid sativa is up to 17%, while THC is almost nonexistent. This strain was created for a little girl named Charlotte Figi, who was affected by this rare form of seizure disorder. Her physicians claimed that she was able to experience a reduction of seizures after taking the initial dose of Charlotte’s Web cannabis strain.

Charlotte’s Web is also a strain used for pain, inflammation, and headaches. It has a relaxing, uplifting, energetic, and focused effects making it one of the most highly-regarded medicinal cannabis strain.

Charlotte’s Web can produce up to 16 ounces of yield per square meter indoors and up to 16 ounces/ plant outdoors. It grows up to 6 feet, but it may be managed effectively using early training. This medical strain may be cultivated in an indoor setting or outdoor garden as long as there is a warm and sunny growing climate.

Sour Tsunami

Sour Tsunami is a sativa-dominant cannabis strain that comes with a high THC at 10 to 11% and THC of only 1 to 10%. Because of its high CBD content, it is useful in the treatment of headaches, muscle spasms, headaches, depression, and pain. Sour Tsunami is relaxing, uplifting, euphoric, and focused but not too overpowering for any therapeutic user.

Sour Diesel is a tall plant up to 6 feet. It flowers early and will produce good yields up to 16 ounces per square meter indoors and up to 16 ounces per plant. You’ll get buds with awesome sweet, citrus, diesel, woody, and earthy flavors.

CBD Cheese

CBD Cheese is a powerful, balanced hybrid strain with equal ratios of CBD and THC at 1:1. This strain is highly-therapeutic with the natural ability to deal with anxiety, arthritis, stress, migraines, nausea, and depression. CBD Cheese is a euphoric strain with focused, relaxed, and hungry effects.

CBD Cheese can grow in almost all environments, including temperate to sunny climates. This strain is a very tall plant growing from 200 to 245 cm high and can produce heavy yields up to 500 grams /square meter indoors and an amazing 1000 grams/ plant outdoors.  You can also enhance this strain’s yields further by using early training methods.

CBD Harlequin

As if Harlequin is not as therapeutic enough, here comes CBD Harlequin. This comes with a very high CBD at 9% but very negligible THC at 0.6%. Harlequin is a medicinal plant, thanks to its relaxing, uplifting, and calming effects. It is for the treatment of anxiety, stress, depression, fatigue, arthritis, migraines, and inflammation.

CBD Harlequin is an average-sized plant but can produce good yields up to 400 grams/square meter indoors and around 400 grams/plant in an outdoor growing area. This can be cultivated in a temperate and sunny climate and will flower earlier at just 8 to 10 weeks. CBD Harlequin will produce colorful tight buds with citrusy and mango-flavored buds.

Each one of these best CBD strains is a gift to a patient suffering from physical or mental conditions. And if you think that you need medical cannabis to treat your medical condition, consult your doctor before taking any of these CBD strains.

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