Northern Lights: The Cream of Oldschool Marijuana Genetics!
Welcome everyone to this new chapter of our blog about the history, taste and effects of the Northern Lights cannabis strain! After seeing the History, Taste and Effects of Apple Fritter, fasten your seatbelts for this new article by Annibale Seedsshop on this extraordinary old generation Cannabis variety!
Northern Lights: The Legendary Strain That Still Inspires Today
In the vast world of cannabis strains, few can match the popularity and influence of the famed Northern Lights. With an aura of mystery and a fascinating history, this strain is still widely enjoyed by cannabis lovers around the world.
In this article, we will explore the origins, characteristics, effects and cultivation of the Northern Lights strain, shedding light on its enduring popularity.
Origins and Inventor of NL
The Northern Lights variety was created by one of the pioneers of cannabis cultivation, an anonymous Dutch grower who gave birth to this legend. The exact details of its inventor remain obscure, but it is undoubtedly one of the most influential strains in the history of cannabis.
The Northern Lights strain is the result of a cross between several Indica strains from Asia. Its exact parentage is still a matter of debate, but what is certain is that it has inherited the best characteristics of its parent strains, creating a perfect balance between relaxing effects and medicinal benefits.
The Story Behind the Name
The name “Northern Lights” conjures up images of the lights dancing in the high arctic sky. Just like the natural phenomenon, this strain offers a magical and hypnotic experience. The aura of mystery surrounding the strain adds to its history and enduring popularity.
Northern Lights Aroma and Taste
The distinctive aroma of the Northern Lights strain is a combination of earthy sweetness and pungent pine tones. This olfactory fusion creates a unique flavor profile that enchants the senses. On the palate, a similar flavor is felt, with sweet and earthy notes that blend into a symphony of gustatory pleasure.
Terpenes are flavor compounds that give cannabis strains their aroma and taste profiles. Northern Lights is known for her complex terpene profile, with terpenes like myrcene, limonene, and linalool. This combination contributes to the unique effects and sensations that the strain offers.
Effects and Recommended Use of Northern Lights
The effects of the Northern Lights strain are typically relaxing and sedative, ideal for winding down after a long day or to help with insomnia. Due to its balanced profile, it is also widely used for medicinal purposes, such as pain, anxiety and stress relief.
It is best consumed in the evening or at times when it is possible to fully enjoy its calming and distinctly narcotic effect. Ideal in front of a good movie…
Percentage of THC and CBD
Northern Lights usually contains a THC content ranging from 16% to 21%, while CBD levels are generally lower. This composition makes the strain ideal for those seeking deep relaxation without intense psychotropic effects.
Common Seed Banks that sell Northern Light
Several world-renowned seed banks have made seeds of the Northern Lights variety available, allowing growers to continue its legacy. Well-known names in the seed industry, such as Sensi Seeds and Crop King Seeds, offer Northern Lights seeds for those wishing to grow her at home.
Indoor and outdoor cultivation
Northern Lights is known for its hardiness and adaptability for both indoor and outdoor cultivation. Indoors, she responds well to techniques such as LST (Low Stress Training) to maximize bud production. Outdoors, she does well in temperate climates, producing dense resinous buds after a flowering time of around 7-9 weeks.
NL Market Prices
In regions where cannabis is legal, Northern Lights seed prices generally range from €5 to €15 per seed. In the legal bud market, prices depend on factors such as potency and quality, averaging around $8-$13 per gram.
However, it is important to note that, in the illegal market, prices can vary widely and can pose legal and health risks. Safety and legality should always come first when it comes to buying and consuming cannabis.
Northern Lights, a variety of Marijuana with an eternal charm
In conclusion, Northern Light is a cannabis strain that has stood the test of time thanks to its legendary heritage, distinctive effects and versatility. She continues to inspire cannabis growers and lovers alike, proving that her popularity is more than justified in the ever-changing landscape of cannabis strains.
And this article on the amazing Northern Lights Marijuana strain ends here, hopefully we have been of help in your wild search for the best weed seeds, see you on the next article!
Greetings from the Annibale Seedshop Team!
Davide V, CEO, Founder & Geneticist