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5 Best Strains for Creativity


For many artists, writers and creative minds, the right strain can serve as almost a muse for inspiration and innovation. The relationship between cannabis and creativity has been a subject of interest for both enthusiasts and researchers alike. In this article, we’ll dive into some of the best cannabis strains for creativity and imagination.

Located off of 495 in Lowell, MA, Smyth Cannabis Co. carries the best strains for creativity near Andover, Ayer, Billerica, Burlington, Chelmsford, Nashua, Dracut, Groton, Haverhill, Lawrence, Littleton, Lowell, North Andover, North Reading, Reading, Stoneham, Tewksbury, Tyngsborough, Wakefield, Westford, Wilmington, Woburn and the surrounding towns.

5. Lilac Diesel | Hybrid

lilac diesel strain sativa

Lilac Diesel is a sativa-leaning hybrid, super flavorful with robust trichome production and a complex terpene profile. Notes of citrus, sweet berries, earthy pine, and flowers are immediately noticeable. You’ll feel like a wine connoisseur as you savor the enjoyable flavors. Lilac Diesel is an excellent strain for creativity, or a friendly and energetic midday adventure.

  • Cross: (Super Lemon Haze x Forbidden Fruit) x NYC Cherry Pie x Citral Glue
  • Flavor: Sweet, Honey, Berry, Floral, Pine

4. Goldmember | Hybrid

goldmember strain hybrid

Goldmember is an indica-dominant hybrid strain for creativity bred by Cherry Colorado. It has an inviting scent that has been described as “gassy mandarin,” along with a pleasantly creamy finish. An excellent strain for pain relief, depression and creativity, you’re sure to enjoy its uplifting effects!

  • Cross:Member OG x Mandarin Sunset
  • Flavor: Gassy, Mandarin, Creamy

3. Chem Fuego | Sativa Hybrid Strains for Creativity

chem fuego strain

Chem Fuego has a unique terpene profile featuring earthy notes of skunk and pine with a sour fuel flavor that you’ll notice on the exhale. This potent yet balanced strain for creativity has a clear and strong high and is perfect for a more creative experience.

  • Cross: Sour Diesel x Headband x Chem Dawg
  • Flavor: Pine, Earthy, Sour, Skunky

2. Ghost Train Haze | Sativa

ghost train haze strain sativa

Ghost Train Haze is a sativa strain for creativity unlike most others you’ve tried before. It has a sour citrus and floral aroma, with an earthy flavor that is slightly sweet. This strain delivers a POTENT dose of THC, producing an uplifting, energetic and super happy high. In smaller doses, it has also been known to help with both concentration and creativity.

  • Cross: Ghost OG x Neville’s Wreck
  • Flavor: Citrus, Earthy, Floral, Bright, Sweet, Sour

1. Root Beer Slush | Sativa

root beer slush strain sativa

Root Beer Slush tastes exactly how you’d expect with a name like this! This pleasantly sweet sativa strain for creativity is just as calming as it is a pick-me-up. It’s sure to lighten your mood while also providing nice, relaxing bodily effects. You’ll find yourself reaching for Root Beer Slush at any time of the day.

“Sweet and raw on the taste, Root Beer Slush will have you feeling uplifted and in the mood to adventure into any artistic endeavor. Definitely a Sativa while smoking but tapers off into a nicely balanced body buzz/head high.” -Hayden, Brand Ambassador

  • Cross: Root Beer x i95
  • Flavor: Citrus, Coffee, Sweet, Creamy

The relationship between cannabis and creativity is a subjective and individual experience. While some may find inspiration in sativa-dominant strains like Root Beer Slush, Ghost Train Haze and Chem Fuego, others may prefer the balanced effects of hybrids such as Goldmember and Lilac Diesel. It’s essential to experiment responsibly and be mindful of personal tolerance levels when exploring the potential creative benefits of cannabis. As always, talk to your doctor if you have any health concerns or if you’re considering incorporating cannabis into your creative process. With the right strain, your next artistic masterpiece may be just a toke away!



Try Smyth Cannabis Co. For The Best Strains for Creativity

Our 15,000 square foot cannabis growing facility is controlled to the last detail. Our flower is always properly cured and hand trimmed for quality, and we grow dozens of strains at maximum strength and efficiency.

Check out our menu to see which strains for creativity are available in our Lowell, MA dispensary or find it in a store near you on Leafly.