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With ‘Calabrian Wave,’ Legendary Red Cannabis Returns to Italy

Thanks to local breeders, Italy's reviving an unusual line of landrace strains: They're red.

Quiz: What Do You Know About Landrace and Heirloom Cannabis Strains?

Do you know where all the Kushes and Hazes of the world originated, or what makes a landrace strain special? Test your cannabis history knowledge by taking this quiz!

New Videos Alert: Northern Lights, Concentrates, Landrace Strains & More

Check out our newest cannabis videos that premiered in May, including a Northern Lights Strain Spotlight and informative Cannabis 101 topics.

New Strains: Ancient OG, Appalachia, Lucky Charms, Mother’s Finest, and Sunshine Daydream

We just added Ancient OG, Appalachia, Lucky Charms, Mother's Finest, and Sunshine Daydream to the Leafly strain database. Remember to rate and review the ones you’ve tried!

It’s Raining Sativas: LA Cannabis Cup Entries, Heirlooms, and Landraces Added to the Leafly Explorer

We’ve added some long-overdue classic strains as well as sativa entries for this weekend’s Los Angeles Cannabis Cup.

The Cannabis Origin: What Is a Landrace Strain?

Many growers believe the earliest cannabis strains sprouted in the Hindu Kush region of Afghanistan and Pakistan and eventually spread to other areas. We call these indigenous strains landraces.