Northern Lights, formerly known as CI #5 F1, is an award winning Indica dominant strain. This strain is well received by growers, medical patients, and recreational consumers. It’s considered as one of the most popular Indica strains of all time. The strain is readily available in dispensaries throughout the West Coast and Colorado.
Known by many as a two hit and quit strain, Northern Lights slams the body into a wonderfully numbing, lazy mode. The desire to sit on the couch and listen to the call of munchies may be overwhelming to novice users even in lower doses.
Taste, Smell And Effect Of Northern Lights
If you wish to enter the world of northern forests, with Northern Lights’ earthy and pine aromas, you will get there. The taste is pungent with sweet undertones, which shall delight your taste buds. Northern Lights’ aroma and taste are unique and refreshing, it’s like waking up early in the morning in the middle of a coniferous forest.
It also induces classic indica down-tempo sensations, which are perfect for deep conversations with your friends; tai-chi, yoga and various meditative exercises; chillin’ on your couch, while enjoying your favorite series. Many users consume Northern Lights for medical conditions, such as pain, depression, and stress. Have a toke of this magnificence and Zen-out.
Type of High
Northern Lights marijuana strain induces instant, powerful & long lasting body buzz. Uplifts mood, boosts creativity & giggles. Provides strong pain relief , helps with nausea & insomnia. Thus, relaxes the body, calms the mind, promotes couchlock & sleep.
Aka: Northern Light. Northern Lights cannabis strain is a cross between Afghani and Thai Haze.
How to Grow Northern Lights
Growing Northern Lights pot is easy using some traditional gardening knowledge or an info guide found online. This makes it a popular plant to produce. It will grow to a small to medium height and can be grown as an indoor plant or an outdoor plant. Flower Power fertilizer can provide additional plant food for Northern Lights bud plants.
Outdoor growers will need a sunny and moderately warm climate such as is typical of California. Avid gardeners will enjoy the quality of the plant when carefully tended, but this plant grows well with less care than other strains. It is small, compact, and resistant to mold and disease.
Northern Lights will take 6 to 8 weeks to flower, a relatively fast progression. Yield may approach 18 oz. per square meter indoors. Outdoor yield may be 22 oz. per plant. Though yield is not to the extent of the highest yielding strains like White Rhino, this is a very valuable and quality plant, one of the most sought-after strains in history. What is lost in quantity is more than made up for in quality.
Northern Lights, like other strong Indicas, is good for pain and insomnia. It has a strong relaxation, couchlock, and numbing effect. This can relax the muscles in conditions like fibromyalgia or just general muscle tension from stress. It can relieve low back pain, pain from arthritis, anxiety, nausea, and depression.
This strain is great for lifting mood without causing too much stimulation and so may be useful in anxiety and depression. It may therefore be especially useful for the treatment of OCD and anxiety disorders like Generalized Anxiety Disorder, and Social Anxiety Disorder.