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Finding the Best CBD Flower For You

CBD flower has only been on the market for a few years and already there are countless strains out there. Some are staples while others are rare and have their own cult following. 

As the market for CBD flower grows and more strains are introduced, having too many choices can be paralyzing. We’ve put together a handy little guide to help you find the best CBD flower for you. 

We built this list with a few things in mind, like how best to use the strain, rarity, and overall smokability. So without further adieu..

Which is the Best CBD Flower For You?

Lifter – All Day Use | Staple Strain

Lifter CBD Flower Close Up

Total Cannabinoids – 22.48% | Total CBD – 18.59 % | Total CBG – 0.43%

  • Oregon CBD Genetics
  • High CBD content 
  • Daytime & Nighttime Strain 

Strain Description

There’s a good reason Lifter is one of the most common CBD flowers around. Lifter plants produce outstanding yields. That and Lifter’s high CBD content makes it some of the best CBD flower around. With an aromatic profile similar to sweet blueberry pie and cheese, Lifter has a distinctly sweet, earthy taste when smoked. 

Lifter is one of the best CBD flowers for all-day smokers, too. Day or night, this bud will bring you calm and focus without the fatigue common with some heavier strains. 

Sunset Lake offers Lifter hemp flower in premium hand-trimmed jars, packaged small buds, and pre rolls. See them here.

Hawaiian Haze – Morning Tokers | Beginners

Hawaiian Haze CBD Flower Close Up

Total Cannabinoids – 20.29% | Total CBD – 16.70% | Total CBG – 0.49%

  • Oregon CBD Genetics 
  • Great Morning Strain
  • High Smokability 

Strain Description

Hawaiian Haze is a tropical strain that took 1st place in the 2020 High Times Hemp Cup. These big buds taste great both paired with a glass of OJ or on their own. The aroma is pleasant too: faintly fruity and floral. 

Hawaiian Haze is a predominately Sativa CBD strain that can put anyone in a better mood without totally zonking you out. This strain is also the best CBD flower for folks new to smokable CBD. 

Sunset Lake carries Hawaiian Haze hemp flower in hand-trimmed jars, packaged small buds, and pre rolls. See them here.

Sour Special SauceRare Strain Hunters | Deep Relaxation

Sour Special Sauce CBD Flower Close Up

Total Cannabinoids –  20.26% | Total CBD – 16.67% | Total CBG – 0.49%

  • Rare Oregon Genetics 
  • G-Funk Release 
  • Unique Flavor Profile 

Strain Description

This is one for the CBD flower collectors out there. As a rare seed release from Oregon CBD in 2020, Sour Special Sauce has one of the most unique aroma and flavor profiles out there. Described as a mix between passionfruit and good soil, when smoked Sour Special Sauce will really impress with its tart citrus flavors.  

One of the Sunset Lake CBD’s staff favorites, Sour Special Sauce is a true before bed strain. Grab a bowl of this when your daily to-do list is all crossed off because this bud will put you right to sleep. If late-night relaxation is what you’re looking for this just might be the best CBD flower for you. 

Sunset Lake carries Sour Special Sauce hemp flower in hand-trimmed jars, packaged small buds, pre rolls, and even a dry-sifted CBD kief. Check them all out here.

Suver HazePotency | Mood Boosting

Suver Haze CBD Flower Close Up

Total Cannabinoids – 22.65% | Total CBD – 18.93% | Total CBG – 0.40%   

  • High CBD Content
  • Versatile Strain
  • Bold Aroma 

Strain Description 

The best CBD flower for percentage chasers, at 18.93% total CBD it’s easy to go a bit overboard with Suver Haze. As a Sativa-dominant strain, a little bit of Suver Haze is a good mood booster and can bring focus to a busy day. Too much Suver Haze and you might focus yourself right into a midday nap. 

Suver Haze’s aroma is in a class of its own, too— a mix between spicy black pepper and green apple. That’s all thanks to the Caryophyllene and Farnesene terpenes common to Suver. 

Sunset Lake carries Suver Haze hemp flower in hand-trimmed jars, packaged small buds, pre rolls, and even dry-sifted kief clocking in at a whopping 28.12% CBD content. Check them out here.

Super Sour Space CandySuper Smokers | Anytime Smoking

Total Cannabinoids – 17.42% | Total CBD – 14.29% | Total CBG – 0.47%

  • Great Anytime Strain
  • Great Smokability 
  • Out-Of-This-World Smokability 

Strain Description

This limited release from Oregon CBD takes everything about Sour Space Candy— dense nugs, blood-orange hairs, and sweet citrus fragrance— and brings it to the next level. 

As a flower with middle-shelf CBD content, this strain is great for anytime of the day or night. It, like Hawaiian Haze, is one of the best CBD flower strains for folks looking to get into hemp flower.

Sunset Lake carries Super Sour Space Candy hemp flower in hand-trimmed jars, packaged small buds, pre rolls, and we even carry a dry-sifted CBD concentrate, kief. Check them all out here.

Cherry Abacus – Help Getting To Bed | Purple Buds

Cherry Abacus CBD Flower Close Up

Total Cannabinoids – 19.07% | Total CBD – 15.87% | Total CBG – 0.38%

  • Colorado CBD Genetics 
  • Tasty Smoke 
  • Nighttime Strain

Best CBD Flower for: Help Getting To Bed | Purple Buds 

Strain Description

Cherry Abacus isn’t a strain to sleep on, rather, it’s a strain that will put you to sleep. As an indica-dominant strain, if you’re looking for a no-frills bedtime strain, Cherry Abacus may be the best CBD flower for you. 

Cherry Abacus is a beautiful flower full of purple, red, and green hues. Cherry Abacus’s aroma is subdued, but the taste is dynamite— like a cool cherry cola. 

Sunset Lake carries Cherry Abacus hemp flower in hand-trimmed jars and packaged small buds. See them here.

Special Sauce – The Most Complete Cannabinoid Profile 

Special Sauce CBD Flower Up Close

Total Cannabinoids – 20.97% | Total CBD – 17.01% | Total CBG – 0.65% 

  • Unique Aroma & Taste 
  • Anytime Strain 
  • Special

Strain Description

Special Sauce has what you need day or night. Users tell us that they like it as a way to bring calm to their hectic morning and get ready for bed. With it’s solid CBD, CBG, and THCa content, this bud has it all.  

Special Sauce’s sweet, vanilla odor is quite pleasing, but the real pleasure is in its smokability— initially sweet, then savory. For smokers looking for a staple to add to their collection, Special Sauce might be the best CBD flower for you. 

Sunset Lake carries Special Sauce hemp flower in hand-trimmed jars, packaged small buds, and pre rolls. Find them here.