ˈhī-brəd | Noun

A cannabis plant that’s strategically bred to inherit the most favorable characteristics from its two parent plants. Hybrid strains can be a combination of any plant types and flower will either be sativa-dominant, indica-dominant, or equally balanced. Hybrids may also contain cannabis ruderalis, a third species of the cannabis plant that isn’t dependent on light exposure to produce flower, a process known as “auto-flowering.”


She was looking for a balanced high, so the budtender recommended a hybrid.

Blue Dream, a cross between the Blueberry and Haze strains, was his favorite hybrid.