Working at Leafly supplies a singular alternative to immerse your self on the earth of weed. And whereas Leafly’s employees has spent most of 2020 working laborious below unprecedented circumstances, they know which strains stored them going by way of a wild and loopy 12 months.

Take a look at this record of strains that Leaflets loved in each the US and Canada in 2020.

Area Queen

Leafly is filled with journalists, popular culture aficionados, and social media nerds. Our senior monetary analyst, Erica, made a 2020 reminiscence with Space Queen that she’ll always remember.

“I heard concerning the 4 Seasons Complete Landscaping story whereas I used to be smoking Area Queen, and there was a second the place I didn’t know if I used to be ever going to have the ability to breathe once more.”


As you may think, there’s a number of house growers that work at Leafly. In 2020, Huckleberry made an impression on our inventive producer, Justin.

Being caught at house attributable to COVID and dealing on our Homegrow collection impressed me to begin a backyard on my patio (tomatoes, peppers, chard, and so on). As a medical marijuana affected person, I additionally began some Huckleberry seeds that had been gifted to me by a very good buddy. The Huckleberry turned out wonderful and tremendous clear! I already desire berry/citrus strains excessive in limonene or caryophyllene, so to get each in my own residence develop was dope.


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Leafly employees members have an actual reference to the outside. It’s not unusual for somebody on the staff to ditch their electronics and get out into Mom Nature – like Tanner, our senior enterprise intelligence supervisor, did with some Stardawg.

“It’s a trippy pressure that’s meant for the outside and listening to your favourite tunes. Whereas I may need to look actually laborious for the pressure, it’s 100% price the additional effort and time to seek out. Take this one out tenting with your mates!”

Forbidden Fruit

Leafly wouldn’t be the identical with out {our relationships} with dispensaries. Meghan, who works as a consumer success supervisor, even discovered her new favourite pressure, Forbidden Fruit, whereas serving to a dispensary arrange their online ordering.

“I requested a budtender ‘What’s that odor?’, and all of us had a very good snigger earlier than I specified precisely what I used to be smelling. ‘I KNOW I’m smelling weed! There’s a really particular, fruity odor although!’ They guided me to Forbidden Fruit. It’s simply within the high 10 strains I’ve smoked in my life. The grapefruit odor is de facto energizing, and I get a very good lively but relaxed excessive after I smoke. Good for waking and baking forward of a day of house initiatives, or simply to unwind on the finish of the day!”


COVID could have stopped us from being within the workplace, but it surely didn’t cease Leafly Employees in Washington from having fun with the attractive Seattle summer season. Program supervisor Karen stored the celebration rolling with Gaswerx in Summer season 2020.

“I’ve a reasonably excessive tolerance and was completely happy to discover a pressure that truly will get me lit. I get pleasure from it in a honey Backwoods blunt.”


Resident strainologist and superdad (and senior editor) David rediscovered his love for citrus profiles with Squirt. In his personal phrases:

“It smells precisely just like the tender drink, Squirt. The sativa-hybrid results are nice for cleansing the kitchen and never understanding/caring you probably did. I grew a few of my very own and it was essentially the most oily, terpy, and fairly of the bunch. Actually vigorous, mold-resistant, and pest-resistant. Very versatile and approachable, however you may nonetheless get ripped. Added bonus: It’s good for date evening with inviting notes of grapefruit and passionfruit.”

Peppermint Cookies

We get pleasure from smoking our strains, however generally a dab will do ya. Our search engine optimization supervisor Cassidy recognized Peppermint Cookies as her go-to dab pressure.

“I really like dabbing rosin focus within the evenings. Peppermint Cookies makes my entire physique really feel excessive and completely happy – successfully melting the stress away.”


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OG Chem

Staying impressed is a part of our job. Estelle, Leafly’s director of enterprise advertising, found OG Chem on 420 and has been utilizing it to remain inventive and categorical herself ever since.

“My favourite issues about OG Chem are that it feels very euphoric, inventive, and constant – all of which have actually helped the entire ‘dealing with the rollercoaster that’s 2020’ factor. I chase high-THC strains and haven’t any disgrace admitting I wish to be baked off my ass a few instances every week. This persistently hits more durable than virtually the rest I’m smoking, whereas nonetheless permitting my mind to focus and my physique to do issues like laundry and prepare dinner dinner. Greatest case situation: Recent floor OG Chem in a really clear bong, within the early afternoon, with an artwork venture lined up.”

Nice White Shark

Liora, Leafly’s Canada editor, held us down within the Nice White North. She says that the pressure that acquired her by way of the 12 months was Great White Shark.

“That is physique buzz weed for once you’re nonetheless attempting to remain on activity, however my favourite approach to get pleasure from it’s in a rolled joint, on the balcony whereas limitless scrolling supply menus after work.”

From all of us at Leafly to you, completely happy holidays and congrats on making it by way of an unforgettable 2020! Don’t overlook: weed makes the proper reward any time of the 12 months.

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