- THC: 19% - 23%
- CBD: 0.1% - 0.2%
- Strain: Indica
- Growing difficulty: Easy
- Flowering time: 45 - 60 days
- Height: Short
- Yield: Average
- Aroma: Sweet, piney
- Flavor: Sweet, earthy
- Effect: Relaxing, sedative
- Medical uses: Insomnia, pain management, stress relief
Northern Lights is a classic indica strain known for its relaxing and sedating effects, it has won multiple awards and it is considered one of the most potent strains available. It's a pure indica strain with its origins from the Hindu Kush region.
Growing Northern Lights is considered relatively easy. This strain is suitable for indoor growing, it has a flowering time of 8-9 weeks and it produces moderate to high yields. Northern Lights plants are usually short and bushy, with thick and dense buds covered in resin. Northern Lights has a strong and pungent aroma, making it a good option for stealth grows or for those who have smell-proof growing spaces.
The aroma of Northern Lights is one of its defining characteristics. It has a strong, pungent and earthy aroma with a hint of sweetness. The aroma can be quite strong, making it a favorite among growers and cannabis enthusiasts.
The flavor of Northern Lights is similar to its aroma, it has an earthy, woody, and sweet taste. The smoke is smooth and the flavor is long lasting, making it a great option for those who enjoy the taste of cannabis.
Northern Lights is known for its relaxing and sedating effects. It is a pure indica strain that provides a strong body high, making it a good option for those who want to unwind after a long day, or to relieve stress and tension. The strong sedation effect makes it also useful for patients suffering from insomnia, anxiety and chronic pain.
Northern Lights has also shown to have medicinal benefits, it can help with conditions like chronic pain, anxiety, insomnia, muscle spasms and headaches. Due to its relaxing effect it can also help with stress and PTSD symptoms. It is also known for being helpful for patients dealing with glaucoma and is also prescribed for nausea and loss of appetite. This strain is also popular among patients who suffer from various forms of neuropathic pain, as well as for patients dealing with chronic pain caused by conditions such as fibromyalgia and multiple sclerosis. Northern Lights can also be used as a sleep aid for patients with insomnia and other sleep disorders. The sedative effects of this strain can also provide relief from anxiety and depression, making it a well-rounded option for patients who need to manage a variety of symptoms.