The Only 7 Best Strains for Relaxation You Will Ever Need

Last updated: 5 October 2021

Relaxing weed strains

Times may be pretty strange and uncertain right now, but it’s also possible to take this time to practice some (probably long-overdue) self-care. It’s never been more okay than it is right now to take some time to wind down on the couch, sit around your house and do basically nothing – so why not enjoy your time with a strain of cannabis that will absolutely amplify your couch-filled days? For whenever you need to relax, weed from this list should be your first stop on the way to the ultimate chill. Here are our best strains for relaxation:

The Comfort of Grandmommy Purple

Grandmommy Purple (Herbies Seeds) Grandmommy Purple (Herbies Seeds)
  • Photoperiod
  • An ecstatic must-have
  • 400 - 500 g/m² indoors
    450 - 550 g/plant outdoors
  • 28 - 33 %
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Some of the most relaxing weed in our collection, Grandmommy Purple is an up to 33% THC matriarch of all potent cannabis! These 80% Indica cannabis seeds grow into a fragrant bush with a signature flavor of dark grapes. Unprepared tokers beware: one hit of this truly body buzz weed and you’re going to feel like your grandma has just tucked you in with the warmest and the heaviest blanket on the planet - ultimate comfort!

The Classic Couch Lock: GG#4 Original Glue

GG#4 Original Glue (Original Sensible Seeds) GG#4 Original Glue (Original Sensible Seeds)
  • Photoperiod
  • Relaxing euphoria
  • 800 g/m² indoors
    1000 g/plant outdoors
  • 28 %
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If you’re looking for a really good session of chilling, weed of this blend by Original Sensible Seeds is guaranteed to provide what you’re looking for. GG#4 Original Glue is a cross between Chem’s Sisters, Sour Dubb and Chocolate Diesel, resulting in amazing terpenes of citrus and chocolate with a refreshing, piney finish. GG#4 Original Glue is one of the top recommended strains for all these days now spent lounging around the house.

Go Deeper With Gorilla Z

Gorilla Z (Barney's Farm) Gorilla Z (Barney's Farm)
  • Photoperiod
  • Total tranquillity
  • 24 %
  • 600 - 700 g/m² indoors
    2000 - 2500 g/plant outdoors
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Gorilla Z by Barney’s Farm puts an interesting twist on the classic GG#4 Original Glue Indica by crossing it with Z. The resulting high is something that starts off as deeply insightful, then transitions into a tranquil, stress-free experience. This strain is perfect for reading on the couch or watching a documentary, which we’re all probably doing a lot of these days. The hybrid is also guaranteed to provide pain relief, both mentally and physically.

Something For Everything: Sugar Black Rose Early Version

Sugar Black Rose Early Version (Delicious Seeds) Sugar Black Rose Early Version (Delicious Seeds)
  • Photoperiod
  • A flower of calmness
  • 25 %
  • 450 g/m² indoors
    900 g/plant outdoors
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If you’re looking for something that can help with pain relief, insomnia and anxiety right now, Sugar Black Rose Early Version is a cannabis strain that’s sure to tackle all these issues. This stain in particular has a peculiar terpene profile, full of sweet and fruity notes, but also with a hint of spiciness. It’s great for when you need to take a break from reality and clear your head, while also getting rid of all of those kinks from your body.

Purple Punch Will Knock You Out

Purple Punch (Barney's Farm) Purple Punch (Barney's Farm)
  • Photoperiod
  • Epic relaxation
  • 600 - 700 g/m² indoors
    1000 - 2000 g/plant outdoors
  • 25 %
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A staple of North American cannabis culture, Purple Punch is an Indica-dominant hybrid of some of the most famous of all Indica strains, Granddaddy Purple and Larry OG. Purple Punch will do exactly what its name implies: knock you right out. It’s the ultimate bedtime strain that will release extraordinary amounts of tension and stress from your body for epic relaxation. Even the smell alone will calm your nerves with its comforting, homey notes of blueberry and apple pie.

When Stress Attacks, Try DDoS #33

DDoS #33 (Herbies Seeds) DDoS #33 (Herbies Seeds)
  • Photoperiod
  • Straight into a happy headspace
  • 600 - 800 g/m² indoors
    1500 - 2000 g/plant outdoors
  • 27 %
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Definitely one of the best weed for relaxing on the market, DDoS #33 is the best counter-attack for anything that stresses your body and mind out. This 65% Indica is a real mellow weed despite its crazy-high 27% THC content. For whenever you need to feel happy and fully relaxed at the same time, go for DDoS #33 - its sweet and spicy smoke instantly sends your mind to a happy place while gradually, over a couple of hours, putting your body into the sweetest slumber.

Stock Up On The Incredible Bulk

The Incredible Bulk (Dr. Krippling Seeds) The Incredible Bulk (Dr. Krippling Seeds)
  • Photoperiod
  • 20 - 24 %
  • Makes life easier and happier
  • 600 - 1000 g/m² indoors
    800 - 1500 g/plant outdoors
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For cannabis growers and other enthusiasts, it can be tough to find reliable sources from which to acquire your bud, as many marijuana dispensaries are not deemed an “essential business”. That’s why we recommend trying The Incredible Bulk, which will give you exactly what it says it will: lots of bulk products. It’s a face-punching Indica with up to 24% THC that will grant you a great harvest so you never have to leave your couch again… which you won’t want to do anyway once you’ve tried it.

Take a Moment off with the Best Weed for Relaxing

If you ever find yourself in a place where you really need to chill out and let all your worries go, or if you need pain relief from the tension that’s been building up in your body, these are the top 7 best strains for relaxation we recommend. If you’re already spending so much time on the couch and at home, it’s best to do it with a strain that will keep you calm, cool, collected and comfortable in your own home.

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