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A pure variety, never hybridized, imported from Afghanistan, grown in Holland. Very broad leaves, 100% Indica. Heavy buds ...
strain guide of most famous srtains
A pure variety, never hybridized, imported from Afghanistan, grown in Holland. Very broad leaves, 100% Indica. Heavy buds with lots of resin. Some plants turn purple at harvest time. Rather high flower to leaf ratio. Aroma and flavor are heavy, almost medicinal. Very strong, physical, practically narcotic high. Average yields. Specifications: ~ Flower: 8-9 weeks
AK-47 a.k.a Special-K
A Sativa-Indica hybrid that produces a quick stone with a long-lasting cerebral high. She is tall with large girth and giant calyxes. The aroma is spicy with a slight sandalwood taste. This girl can satisfy any connoisseurs' taste. So wake and bake with a bud of AK.
Amsterdam Gold is an Indica variety developed in California in the seventies and has been grown outdoors in Holland since 1980. Smokes soft with a citrus like aroma and has a good high. Easy to grow, grows with long compact resinous buds. One of the best green outdoor varieties collection. Specifications: ~ Flower: 6 weeks
A truly superior skunk selection. Grows with heavy buds. Top variety for commercial skunk grower. As with other Skunks, superior sweet taste and aroma, the well known Sativa influence is detected in its high. Super fast for a skunky strain. Specifications: ~ Flower: 7 weeks
h An excellent green variety. Not much known about this strain but the breeder did mention Bubblegum. Good results indoors and out. Specifications: (indoors) ~ Flower: 55-60 days ~ Height: 5-6' ~ Yield: Above Average (outdoors) ~ Plant: Jun. 1st ~ Finish: Sept. 15th ~ Height: 6' ~ Yield: Above Average
Winner of the Cannabis Cup in 1989. Mostly Indica. All plants have guaranteed high yields, 25% has something special to it. Usually the lower branches collapse under the weight of the buds. Cash cropper's delight. Specifications: ~ Flower: 7.5-8.5 weeks
Black Domina crossed with Jack Herrer. Produced by two of the most potent and premium strains and created a plant unlike any other. A super potent Indica this plant will be very resinous and sticky. This strain will more than satisfy the pickiest of connoisseurs. The name should say it all for the potency of Black Jack. Specifications: (indoors) ~ Flower: 55-60 days ~ Height: 130-150cm ~ Yield: 90-125 gr/sqM
Blue Velvet was developed from genetics unique to Europe. Not only Blue Velvet, but also Blueberry and Flo are developed from these new genetics. These varieties are of the highest thinkable quality. An Indica/Sativa cross (50%,50%) with trademark "fox tail" buds. The leaves and buds exhibit several hues including reds and lavenders, usually on the underside of the leaves. The buds have very large calyxes often with long dark stripes showing. The mature plant produces a fruity and floral mix of aroma and taste that is very sweet. This produces a very active "cerebral high". Specifications: ~ Flower: 6-7 weeks.
Blueberry is a mostly Indica (80% Indica, 20% Sativa) strain, that dates to the late 1970's. A large producer under optimum conditions. A dense and stout plant with red, purple and finally blue hues that usually cure to a lavender blue. The finished product has a very fruity aroma and taste of blueberry. It produces a notable and pleasantly euphoric high of the highest quality and is very long lasting. Medium to large calyxes. " Blueberry" has a long shelf life and stores well over a long period of time. Specifications: ~ Flowering: 45-55 days ~ Height: 70-100 cm
Another favorite from our collection, developed by our breeders in 1996. A female Oasis/Shiva/Haze crossed with a male Oasis/Shiva/Skunk. The talk of the town in Amsterdam in 1996. Specifications: ~ Flower: 8 weeks ~ Harvest: end of Oct.
California Orange Bud
A stabilized hybrid, inbred since 1980. Can be extremely resinous, including the leaves. 50% Sativa, 50% Indica. Some plants have a pronounced citrus aroma and flavor. Very strong, fairly clear high. Yields are slightly above average. Specifications: ~ Flower: 8-10 weeks ~ Harvest: 1st week of Nov.
Chemotherapy Weed (UBC)
Developed by the University of British Columbia for chemotherapy patients. Always grows big calyxes, smells pungent, with a super high buzz. If you are not used to the potency, you will fall asleep. Grows as big as you want it to get. Flowers in 8 weeks. Grows well under any conditions. Indica type hybrid.
This variety is a hybrid of Chitral and Skunk, Chitral being the variety of the famous Chitral-hasj of the seventies. Hybridized with Skunk, the variety tends to be even stronger. Good harvest, nice herbal taste and strong "physical high". Specifications: ~ Flower: 8 weeks ~ Harvest: 3rd week of Oct.
BC Chronic is the plant to grow when yield and quality are top concerns. Mostly an Indica this plant can produce up to 600 grams per m2 while not compromising quality. Chronic has a strong high with a heavy resin content. Smokers that know and grow choose this plant for both appearance and it's sweet scent. This is chronically the best choice for growers that are tired of loosing quality when gaining yield. Indica/Sativa bred with powerful effect and sweet smell in mind. Quality without compromise, serious flower power! Specifications: ~ Flower: 7-8 weeks
Imported from South Africa, produced in Holland. Exclusively inbred, never hybridized, 100% Sativa. Large long bud leaves, buds are also large and long with lots of resin. A sweet licorice or anise flavor. "Up" high similar to Thai. High yields. Well suited for out crossing with late bloomers to produce earlier flowering. Also does very well under artificial light. Specifications: ~ Flower: 8-9 weeks ~ Harvest: end of Sept.
This is a mostly Indica variety, one of the earliest in our outdoor collection. Very potent, medium yield, with a hashy taste and aroma. These compact plants will tend to grow to one main stem. An ideal choice for your balcony.
Mostly Sativa with excellent potency. Sweet, resinous and mold resistant. A popular outdoor variety.
A cross between Skunk #1 and Early Pearl. Finishes two weeks earlier than Skunk #1 outdoors. Sweet smell, smooth high, mold resistant and a good yielder.
Developed by our breeders in 1996. A very fine Skunk selection, very commercial, very heavy bloom, bumper harvest, the famous Skunk high. Taste is not as sweet as our other Skunk selections but it is one of our favorites. Good for greenhouse as well. Specifications: ~ Flower: 7 weeks ~ Harvest: end of Oct., beginning of Nov.
Original Flo is a Sativa/Indica cross (60% Sativa, 40% Indica) with very Sativa phenotypic characteristics that also matures very early. The large, tight, spear shaped buds are made up of small, densely packed purple calyxes. The plants are taller and like to branch out. Indoors the buds are fully mature by the end of their sixth week. Outdoors the plant is a super producer when multi-harvested over a period of time. The first buds are ripe around the third week of September. About every ten days after that, new buds form and can be harvested through the end of November, if the plant can be kept alive that long. Therefore, "Flo" is ideal for greenhouse production. The motivational "high" produced by the "Flo" is quite unique, the flavor is like Nepalese Temple Hash. A most pleasant and enjoyable experience. Specifications: ~ Flower: 6-7 weeks ~ Harvest: 3rd or 4th week of Sept.
Great White Shark
A cross between a Super Skunk and a White Widow. Thick, dense crystallized colas are sticky and solid, just like the original parents. Specifications: ~ Flower: 8 weeks.
Green Spirit is a hybrid of Big Bud and Skunk #1. Was developed because Big Bud itself is not a very consistent strain, with very big differences among individual plants. By crossing Big Bud and Skunk #1, Green Spirit became quite homogeneous. Good results under artificial lights. Clear and strong high. The plants have an explosive flowering trait and are extremely resinous. Very high yield. Specifications: ~ Flower: 8-9 weeks ~ Harvest: 1st week of Nov.
Mostly Indica (F1 hybrid) with exceptionally broad leaves. Lots of resin on leaves as well as flowers, with a musky hash like aroma. Strong physical high. Yields are above average. Short rounded plants. Specifications: ~ Flower: 9-12 weeks ~ Harvest: end of Oct.
100% Sativa, it's a hard plant to grow, but famous for it's special qualities. A classic Sativa High. Good results for those who do not mind to wait a little longer. The plant that sets the standard for all Sativa's. Specifications: ~ Flower: 10-13 weeks
Originally Haze is a pure Sativa strain. It is crossed with Skunk #1 to get a bigger yield, a softer taste and a shorter flowering period. Truly superior sweet taste. The high is incredibly clear and up energy. Specifications: ~ Flower: 10-12 weeks ~ Harvest: end of Dec.
Developed as a tribute to all the Hempsters and the International Hemp Movement. A three way cross between Skunk, Oasis and Haze, it is the combination of the three major varieties. This strain has an enormous potency and sticky Sativa high. The taste is very mild. Specifications: ~ Flower: 9-12 weeks ~ Harvest: end of Nov.
A cross between Himalaya hybrid and South India. A blend of Indicas and Sativas. Strong yellow hairs that are long and flat. Misty crystal structure set on pale green bud. Compact form with great size colas. Specifications: ~ Flower: 8-10 weeks.
Pure Indica, one of the most constant kind. Best start for anyone who wants to grow his own Indica. Hash like taste, large firm buds, above average yield. Specifications: ~ Flower: 8 weeks
One of the first Dutch Outdoor strains, grown in Holland since the early eighties. A heavy Indica variety with a knock-out high. Very mold resistant. Highly recommended. Specifications: ~ Flower: 8 weeks ~ Harvest: end of Sept., 1st week of Oct.
Hypno is a 100% Indica strain. Developed 1997 from new Californian and Afghani genetics. Some of the plants turn red/purple. Sweet aroma. A strain with high expectations. Good yield and mold resistant. Specifications: ~ Flower: 7-8 weeks ~ Harvest: end of Sept., 1st week of Oct.
JFK - Just Fu---ng Killer
Indica 60% / sativa 40% - flowers in 8 weeks, small tight nugz, bushy plant, big yield, loves hydroponics. Very potent. Comes from Vancouver Island.
Combining three of the strongest secret varieties kept by Sensi resulted in this multiple hybrid of many years of selective breeding. Highly resinous.
It's the little sister of the White Widow Bio, short plant ideal for people with little space. Very soft taste and decent high. Grown very much by local growers, a perfect compromise between quality and yield. Strongly favored by Hydro growers. Very good yield. Specifications: ~ Flower: 8 weeks
Serious smokers know, pure Sativa is a smooth smoking experience not soon forgotten. Kali is a superb Sativa with a high calyx-to-leaf ratio, and long running tops that produce full, fluffy buds. Expect this goddess to produce a high resin content with spiral buds that carry an extremely spicy scent. The personal stash for expert gardeners! Specifications: ~ Flower: 9-10 weeks
Dutch variety, crossbred with a Thai and Brazilian weed, special for the outdoor grow, but inside also a number one. A favorite outdoors variety right through Europe. Specifications: ~ Flower: 8 weeks, 8-10 outdoors ~ Harvest: Sept.
A heavy budding plant that produces crystals galore. Good rich smoke, excellent indoors and outdoors. Clones very easily. Specifications: (indoors) ~ Flower: 60-70 days ~ Height: 110-150 cm ~ Yield: 300-325 gr/sqM (outdoors) ~ Plant: Jun. 1st ~ Finish: Oct. 1st ~ Height: 5-6' ~ Yield: 2-4 oz ~
The famous Jamaican "Lambsbread" crossed with Skunk #1 (F1 hybrid). A very special taste and high. Grows with long slim buds, has a medium yield and is almost 100% Sativa. Specifications: ~ Flower: 9-11 weeks ~ Harvest: 1st half of Nov. in greenhouse
Mango is a 100% Indica variety, a F-1 hybrid of KC-33 and Afghani. High yields and some plants are very early. Specifications: ~ Flower: 6-7 weeks ~ Harvest: end of Sept., 1st week of Oct.
A F1 cross between two different Hindu-kush strains. Yield is high. Excellent taste and strong high. One of our favorites.
This is an upgraded selection of the former valued Afghan/Skunk. A 1997 improvement was made on its yield. The taste is softer than before. The Afghani (Mazar-i-Shariff) part is a very short Christmas tree like plant, 100% Indica and very resinous. The F1-cross with Skunk #1 gives the variety a bigger yield and better taste. Very good "up" high. As both parents are very consistent, the offspring is very consistent too. Specifications: ~ Flower: 8-9 weeks ~ Harvest: 1st week of Nov.
From the Lesqueti Island in B.C. seeds take up to 14 days to germinate. Huge cola! Specifications: ~ Plant: Jun. 1st ~ Finish: Oct. 1st ~ Height: 4-6' ~ Yield: 3-4 oz
A mostly sativa strain, stretchy, long thin buds, very potent and produce a small yield.
Niagara X Shiva
A mostly sativa strain, early finish, sweet taste, mold resistant, high flower to leaf ratio, soaring high and produce large yield.
A 1197 upgraded strain. Very early flowering, very productive, a Sativa/Indica cross. Big fat buds. The aroma is sweet, Sativa high. Specifications: ~ Flower: 6-8 weeks ~ Harvest: end of Sept., 1st week of Oct.
Blueberry crossed with Northern Lights #5. A combination only a stoned mind could think of. Specifications: ~ Flower: 55-65 days ~ Height: 100-120 cm ~ Yield: 250-300 gr/sqM
A pure Indica. Much used for cross breeding for it's strong and big buds. Famous throughout the world, everyone has heard of N.L. Sweet taste and very potent stone. Specifications: ~ Flower: 7-8 weeks
Northern Lights X Shiva
Strong sweet weed, much THC, with big buds and few leaves. Improvement on, and has a stronger taste than pure Northern Light. This is the # 1in it's kind. Best for inside cultivation.
Northern Lights #1
Developed in Seattle, perfected in Holland, Northern Lights has become the "State of the Art" indoor plant. A must! Specifications: ~ Flower: 45-50 days ~ Height: 100-125 cm ~ Yield: 300-325 gr/sqM
Northern Lights #5
This state of the art Indica is the result of over 20 years of select inbreeding. Bred for vigorous growth, high yield, and superb high. A must for growers who prefer short bushy plants. The buds have an extremely frosted, resinous appearance and the yield is high. Specifications: ~ Flower: 55-65 days ~ Height: 2-3'
Northern Lights #5 X Haze
An extremely potent plant with a great Sativa high. In the 1994 harvest festival this variety was miles ahead of its competitors. The high yields compensate for the slightly longer flowering period. Hybrid vigor provides for lush growth, heavy bud formation and abundant resin. A true champion!
One of the most popular varieties, Oasis is our Northern Lights #2 selection. A very strong plant, almost spider mite resistant. Good yield, excellent taste and excellent high. Specifications: ~ Flower: 8-9 weeks ~ Harvest: 1st week of Nov.
A 100% Skunk selection, grows with thick hard buds and orange pistils. A very appreciated variety. Specifications: ~ Flower: 8 weeks ~ Harvest: end of Oct. Original Misty A truly beautiful plant misted all over with bulging THC glands. A good producer in terms of yield, fat donkey dick tops, combined with prize winning quality, gourmet taste and a sweet aroma. This plant has it all. Specifications: ~ Flower: 8-9 weeks
Power Plant (mostly Sativa) was developed in 1997 from new South African genetics. This strain has been inbred only, never hybridized. Very rich in THC. It is a strain with an enormous grow potential. Indoor as well as in a greenhouse the plants have an enormous yield. Indoors flowering starts already one week after turning back the light cycle to 12 hours. Outdoor flowering starts late, but the plants ripen very fast. This variety is very uniform. Strong "up high", very soft smoke. Specifications: ~ Flower: 8 weeks ~ Harvest: 2nd week of Oct.
A strong plant (50% Indica, 50% Sativa), easy to grow. Purple Afghan seeds have been crossed in Holland with Indica and Sativa varieties since 1983. The plants are fully adapted to the Dutch climate and have a respectable yield. This variety has calyxes that turn purple, starting at the beginning of flowering. Up to 90% of the plants turn purple. Has rough, but subtle aroma and a very good high. Specifications: ~ Flower: 8 weeks ~ Harvest: 2nd half of Sept., 1st week of Oct.
Produce from Mexican Colombian, South Indian and Thai variety. Incredible resin development. Produces clear energetic high.
Original dutch outdoor variety, strong plant. Almost all plants turn a rich purple, sticky with T.H.C. Very easy to grow, early finish. 100% Indica, unusually fragrant smell. Tastes a little rough, but delivers a clear and sharp high. Specifications: ~ Flower: 6-7 weeks ~ Harvest: mid to late Sept.
Very strong and easy to grow purple variety (100% Indica). Very resinous, having a heavy perfumed aroma. The aroma is a little rough, but the variety produces a very strong high. About 50% of the plants turn purple. Specifications: ~ Flower: 6-7 weeks ~ Harvest: 2nd half of Sept., 1st week of Oct.
This variety is a hybrid (F1) of Purple #1 and an early Skunk. About 50% of the plants turn purple during flowering. The variety is 87.5% Sativa and 12.5% Indica. Specifications: ~ Flower: 8-9 weeks ~ Harvest: 1st week of Oct.
This is the former variety Purple/Skunk. This variety is a hybrid (F1) of Purple #1 and an early Skunk. About 50% of the plants turn purple during flowering. The variety is 87.5% Sativa and 12.5% Indica. Specifications: ~ Flower: 8-9 weeks ~ Harvest: 1st week of Oct.
A strong plant with that typical Skunky taste and high. It has a high calyx-to-leaf ratio with large, full buds. Its excellent yield makes this one an absolute must for the greenhouse grower.
Pungent Afghan smell with Indica. Short bushy plant. Heavy good quality crop. Best for inside cultivation.
This cross between Skunk #1 and Northern Lights #5 is a very reliable variety. Excellent hybrid vigor and yield make this one a snap to grow. Works superbly indoors as well as in a greenhouse. Taste and high are similar to Skunk #1, a rich sweet pungency, but with more resin and better yield. High calyx-to-leaf ratio, you can almost throw those scissors away as very little manicuring is required. An absolute must for beginners or experts.
Winner of several harvest festivals, and "Hi*h Ti*es" Cannabis Cup. Skunk #1 (75% Sativa, 25% Indica) was originally a cross between 25% Afghani, 25% Mexican Acapulco Gold and 50% Colombian Gold. Inbred since 1978, now a stabilized homogeneous strain. Blooms with long, thick buds, varying in color from light green to golden. Very high flower to leaf ratio. Soft and sweet aroma and a very strong "up" high. Excellent variety for indoor growing or greenhouse with darkening system. Very high yields. Easy to manicure. This variety serves as a standard against which others can be measured. Specifications: ~ Flower: 7-11 weeks ~ Harvest: 1st half of Nov. in a greenhouse.
Skunk is the best known variety to the indoor grower. Skunk Passion is a selection of these seeds. Selection was based on early flowering. It's no use growing these seeds outdoors in Northern climates (see Skunk/Indica). The strong pungent smell is characteristic of this variety. Mean THC levels are high. Sensitive to spider mites, over and underfeeding. Sweet and soft smoke, very high. Specifications: ~ Flower: 8-9 weeks ~ Harvest: 1st half of Oct. in a greenhouse
Skunk Red Hair
The variety which made indoor growing possible since 1985. Still one of the growers favorite. Will even tastes better outdoor if care under right conditions. Specifications: ~ Flower: 8-9 weeks
Super Crystal is produced by Homegrown Fantaseeds. Super shiva mix. 75% Indica, beautiful and nice plant to grow. Strong oriental taste, heavy stone. Low compact plant. Specifications: ~ Flower: 7-8 weeks
Formerly this strain was called "Haze/Skunk". Still one of the best for the Dutch Passion team. Original Haze is a pure Sativa strain. It is crossed with Skunk #1 to get a bigger yield, a softer taste and a shorter flowering period. Truly superior sweet taste. The high is incredibly clear and energetic. A very favorite strain from our collection. Very high yield for an almost 100% Sativa variety. Specifications: ~ Flower: 10-12 weeks ~ Harvest: end of Dec.
This plant is especially developed for Skunk lovers. Crossed of best Skunks to their Afghani ancestors. Brush against this plant and the room becomes immediately filled with powerful Skunk aroma. Despite the smell a very pleasant high with a little more body to it than the Skunk #1.
This variety grown in Holland is a pure Sativa, selected for short size and early bloom. Large buds full of resin, with typical Thai flavor and aroma. Very strong and energetic "up" high. Very high yields, easy to cultivate. Specifications: ~ Flower: 10-14 weeks ~ Harvest: end of Nov.
This variety has 30% of prize winners, as the rest of its make up is of great quality. A very good variety to select a clone from. Sativa cross, mild taste and Sativa high. Specifications: ~ Flower: 9-12 weeks ~ Harvest: end of Nov.
Somewhat a mystery strain. Suffice to say it has 60% Indica to 40% Sativa ratios expressed with a definite freak in it's family. Specifications: ~ Flower: 10 weeks.
The combined power of White Widow and AK-47. Select best female for future cloning. Specifications: ~ Flower: 8 weeks
The most rewarded variety of recent years in Holland. The plants are white with THC glands, even on big parts of the fan leaves. A very soft smoke and great high. Very potent. Specifications: ~ Flower: 8 weeks ~ Harvest: end of Oct.
White Widow X Northern Lights #5
White Widow gives Northern Lights #5 a powerful boost in this strain. Like a Super Beetle with a Porsche engine, this Indica will pack a lot of power. Specifications: ~ Flower: 55-60 days ~ Height: 3-4 ft.
Always in enjoy reading stuff like that when im stoned! +rep
im happy you liked it bubbledudman.
keep up the good work......
Wheres cheese and trainwreck (+rep if u add em) otherwise nice job
Here you go man.
Originally Posted by b00linib
1 – The original Trainwreck was supposedly 1st grown in Arcada (sic) , Calif. in the ’60’s. Story has it that there was a train wreck that summer which more or less memorialized what turned out to be a very potent and popular smoke. Sativa dominant.”
“Beserker is the guy who discovered/bred Trainwreck. Steve Tuck is the guy that crossed it with an Afghani to produce a seed-line/woodhorse/meduser Trainwreck.”
“The arcada (sic) cut of train wreck gets it name because it was grown, for the first time, on a hillside, that just so happened to have a train wreck happen in the same area that summer”
“Train Wreck is an old hybrid (1970’s) from Humbodlt of lowland Thai, Mexican Sativa, and a very solid and potent Afghani.”
“TW is basically a Thai low land sativa that got into the mix up here back in the early 80’s. Out doors it’s a huge “weeper creeper” that takes up TONS of space and takes 9 months to come in. It’s original parents were brought back from Thailand by some vagabond-os wanting to reproduce Thai-stick phenotype.
Strain type: Sativa/ Indica HybridParents: Afghani (male) X Cheese (female) x5Growing Info: Indoors: Flowering time 7-9 weeksOutdoors: End of Oct. start of Nov.Sensory Experience: Very uplifting High, No Ceiling, Clear, Long-lasting.Smell: unique, pungent, old Skool aromaTaste: very appealing, fruity, freshYield: Indoors: average of 250- 400g per square metre (with 600w...
*Blue Cheese was created, first, by selecting a blueberry male from the entire collection of several different breeder versions of blueberry. The selected male was then crossed with our proud mother, and the backbone of many of our breeding projects; the original UK cheese. From these crosses a male with...
Yea you forgot the exodus cheese you should look you the story of that great story Don gin and ton told me it the other day cant remember the thread tho!
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