What’s in a strain name? There are thousands of strains out there, and with their mix-and-match monikers (OG So-and-So, Diesel This, Kush That), it’s tough to keep them straight (don’t believe us? Take our quiz).
Titles range from simple to goofy to obscure to eccentrically spelled, but one common trend is to commemorate celebrities with their own strain. Numerous luminaries, both living and dead, lend their names to strains, including rappers, singers, actors, comedians, athletes, and presidents -- even celebrity youngsters. The following are just 10 of the stars immortalized by cannabis strains.
The inimitable rapper and cannabis evangelist has been singing about smoking weed every day since the '90s, and even has his own cannabis brand, so it’s no surprise that he lends his name to both Snoop’s Dream and Snoop Dogg OG.