The majority of cannabis strains available today are really hybrids that can lean heavily in one direction (either indica or sativa). These ‘hybrid’ strains of cannabis combine elements of both the indica and sativa species through the breeding process. … Hybrids can be sativa or indica dominant – or right in the middle.
There are a wide range of cannabis strains in between Indica and Sativa. These strains are known as “Hybrids” and show traits directly related to the genetics in its lineage. Hybrids can be broken down into three basic categories: Sativa-dominant Hybrids: Cerebral high with a relaxing body effect.
A sativa-dominant-hybrid like Super Lemon Haze will lean toward energetic sativa effects. Other times, a hybrid can be a “true” hybrid, meaning that it is an even mix of both varieties. Blue Dream is considered a true hybrid, balancing the indica sedation of the parent Blueberry with the sativa energy of Haze.
Hybrids. Hybrid strains occur when expert breeders select the best sativa and indica strains and crossbreed them. Hybrids are frequently bred with other hybrids and can be sativa or indica dominant. So, depending on the dominant strain, they will have similar effects to their dominant strain