If you've ever picked up a juicy bud and wondered, "What gives weed its flavour…
Growing cannabis is trickier than most will admit. So, what are the five easiest cannabis strains to grow? Let’s get into it! But whoa! Let’s talk about what makes an easy growing marijuana?
What makes an easy growing cannabis strain?
If you’re growing your crop outdoors, generally speaking your want a hardy Indica to withstand the elements. And if you’re looking to grow a Durban Poison in KwaZulu-Natal it is bound to do well. Finding strains perfect for your outdoor climate can become tricky. Let’s look at some outdoor Indicas.
Let’s kick it off with the Iron Lady!
The old, and easiest Thatcher is one heavy Indica strain. Boasting a 95% dominance, she’s nearly completely Indica.
This means the high will be a relaxed and dreamy one. So, if you’re looking for the true Indica couchlock experience, call up the Maggie.
She’s also a very easy cannabis seed to grow, with a thick plant profile. The flavour is pungently sweet, with some spicy aromas.
The African goddess is an Indica that has her followers wrapped around Her Highness’s little finger.
With a 85% Indica ratio, she’s also bound to create calm wherever she is enjoyed.
From seed, you can as usual expect a bushy plant to grow. With flowering starting somewhere around the 9-week mark.
As she is a sherbet-based strain, you can be sure to pick up on the exotic, fruity aromas of melon and mango.
Then a classic we’ve all loved is White Widow!
White Widow is a heavy hitter in regards to THC content with an average composition of 20%. Its white, crystal resin-covered buds should be a warning of its potency.
With a growing period of around 11 weeks, it also requires minimal maintenance. It’s suggested to be a great first-time crop for newbies.
It also delivers a heavy yield. If you are concerned with temperature, it’s not an issue with this tough girl. She grows outside comfortably in the UK. Also, it is a mould-resistant strain. \
This being said, it will perform better in warmer climates!
So, now that we’ve covered the easiest Indicas let’s focus on Sativas!
Easiest Sativas to grow!
President 47 is a sativa dominant strain is all about delivering that “kapow!” kick.
As this is an autoflowering seed as well, you’ll be ready to harvest this baby around the new year mark. Which is always the perfect time for additional buds.
President 47 is bred from AK-47 and its linage means, it is an extremely easy plant to grow, as it is from the Netherlands.
This means that lower temperatures are not a problem and it is keen to soak up the South African sun.
President 47 is a high yielding plant that’s very sticky with its glistening trichomes.
And let’s talk about what you’ll be banking into your bankie.
The high is an energetic and euphoric one, with earthy and woody tasting notes, that’ll easily ground you in our yard. As we mentioned, Durban Poison is easy to grow outdoor in South Africa.
And it is a firm local cannabis fan’s firm favourite.
This landrace strain is a legend for its sweet smell, and energetic, uplifting effects.
It’s for this reason why it is often referred to as the espresso of the marijuana world!
For those living in South Africa, this is a great strain to grow outdoors. What other easy to grow Sativas are there?
More easy Sativas
Well Amnesia Haze Seeds – this is a Sativa-dominant strain. The breeders also assure us that Simba Seed’s Amnesia Haze genetics are original Amnesia Haze.
An energetic high, it’s the perfect pick-me-up after a long day slaving away at the office.
When you purchase these amazing seeds expect the growing period to last around 11 weeks. It is also available in a feminized strain! If you’re looking for an easy grow setup – you can purchase an all-inclusive package – here.