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Just as rosé wine is utterly perfect for summer, and dark, malty stouts are characteristic of winter months, certain things are meant for one particular season. The same is true of cannabis strains; the following 10 might as well have been bred expressly for summertime. Everything about their aromas, flavors, and effects say sunshine, sandals, and long days spent with friends, and you won’t find anything more perfect to pair with beach volleyball, backyard barbecues, or camping under the stars.
From sweet, citrusy sativas to sticky, sunset-hued hybrids, don’t miss a single one of the following cannabis strains this season. (Hint: not sure where to find the strains? Click the Availability tab on these Leafly strain pages to figure out whether they’re available in your area.)
Strain type: Sativa
Aroma and flavor: Earthy with hints of pine, like planting a tree in an evergreen forest.
What it feels like: With numerous coveted first-place awards, Ss is one of the most decorated strains out there, and its energetic, euphoric high is among the most classic. It’s a solid strain year-round, but its effects shine brightest from July through September.
What you need it for: Your Labor Day backpacking trip.
How to consume it: Pre-rolled joint.