Top 10 Cannabis Strains to Grow in Tropical and Wet Climates
Most commonly, tropical climates involve only two seasons, the dry season and wet season. The weather may change anytime, and heavy rainfall may occur. Normally the temperature is hot and humid but involves wetness of the environment. It is a frost-free climate. Tropical and wet climates involve rainfall and temperature of at least 64 degrees Fahrenheit.
There are specific cannabis strains that grow successfully on this kind of climate. Here are the top 10 cannabis strains for tropical and wet climates:
Kali Mist is a Sativa dominant hybrid with 90:10 ratio to Indica. It has THC content of 15% to 26%. It is a cross between 4 landraces namely Colombian, Thai, Afghan Indica and Cambodian Sativa. It has happy, energetic, focused and uplifted effects. Kali Mist is a great reliever of stress, fatigue, depression, pain and lack of appetite. This cannabis grows up to 4 feet indoors and 10 feet outdoors with flowering time around 70 to 90 days. This strain produces an indoor yield of 11 to 18 ounces per square meter while 25 ounces or more per plant for outdoor cultivation.
Amnesia Haze is a Sativa dominant hybrid with 80:20 ratio to Indica. It contains THC of 21% and CBD at 1%. This strain is a cross between the outcome of Thai, Hawaiian, Jamaican, Haze and Cambodian Sativa mixed with the outcome of the mixture from South Asian Indica and Afghani. This strain provides euphoric, energetic, happy, uplifted and creative effects. It provides great relief for stress, fatigue, depression, pain and lack of appetite. In about 9 weeks flowering time, this cannabis produces an indoor yield of 21 ounces per square meter while 25 ounces per plant outdoors. Its height is medium.
Super Silver Haze
Super Silver Haze is a Sativa dominant hybrid with 90:10 ratio to Indica. It has a THC level of 18%. This strain is a cross between Northern Lights, Skunk #1 and Haze. It has happy, euphoric, creative, uplifted and energetic effects and is ideal for stress, pain, lack of appetite, depression, and fatigue. This strain’s height is tall and flowering time starts at 9 weeks up to 11 weeks. This strain returns a fine yield and is highly resistant to diseases.
Thai, also known as Thai stick for the way it is sold, is a pure Sativa and a rare landrace. This tall plant has THC content ranging from 14% to 24%. Being pure Sativa, this strain surely provides energetic, creative and happy effects. Thai is ideal for the relief of fatigue, stress, spasticity, depression, and pain. Around 9 to 11 weeks, this cannabis flowers and produces 13 ounces per square meter indoor yield while 11 ounces per plant outdoor yield. This strain possesses a quality that is resistant to common molds and mildew.
Ace Seeds produced Orient Express from Asian lineage, the Vietnam Black and China Yunnan. From Southeast Asia with tropical climates, this strain surely possesses an attribute that makes it survive under harsh weather and condition like heavy rains and hot sunny weather. This strain induces relaxing, happy, hungry and uplifting effects. It is known to have earthy, nutty and vanilla flavors and aromas that are very delectable.
Frisian Dew is an evenly balanced hybrid with 50:50 ratio from Sativa to Indica. This cannabis is a cross between Super Skunk and Purple Star with euphoric, happy and tingly effects. Around 7 weeks to 8 weeks this strain flowers and returns a fine harvest of 8 to 12 ounce per square meter indoors and 12 ounces or more per plant outdoors. This strain has resistance to diseases like common molds and mildew.
Strawberry Cough is a Sativa dominant hybrid with 80:20 ratio to Indica. It has THC content tested at 18%. The exact origin of this strain is still unknown. It induces happy, euphoric, relaxed, uplifted and energetic effects. This strain relieves stress, pain, lack of appetite, depression, and fatigue. The strain’s height is medium and flowers around 9 to 10 weeks. This cannabis is very easy to grow on tropical climates with high resistance to diseases.
Belladonna is a Sativa dominant hybrid with a 60:40 ratio to Indica. This plant grows from 2 feet to 2 and a half feet in height. It contains THC at 15% to 18%. Belladonna’s origin is Super Skunk and an unknown Sativa strain. It provides happy, giggly, uplifted and euphoric effects making it ideal for relieving stress, pain, insomnia, depression, and fatigue. Around 8 to 9 weeks this cannabis flowers and produces a yield of 18 ounces per square meter indoors and 28 ounces per plant outdoors. Belladonna is easy to grow and very resistant to fungi and molds.
Kandy Kush is 50% Sativa | 50% Indica. It has THC content between 15% to 21%. This cannabis is a product of a cross between OG Kush and Trainwreck. Users feel happy, uplifted, hungry, relaxed and euphoric upon using this strain. This cannabis is ideally used in treating stress, insomnia, headache, depression, and pain. Flowering time happens at 65 days to 75 days from cultivation. This strain’s height may reach from 2.5 feet up to 3.5 feet. Indoor yield is expected to be 14 ounces per square meter while outdoor is 18 ounce per plant. Kandy Kush is known to be naturally resistant to molds and diseases.
Colombian Gold is a Sativa dominant hybrid with a 75:25 ratio to Indica. It boasts in THC content at 19% to 22%. Colombian Gold originates from Colombia Landrace Strain. It has euphoric, energetic, uplifted, happy and focused effects perfect for treating symptoms of depression, fatigue, nausea, stress, and insomnia. Flowering time starts at 10 weeks until 12 weeks. This strain is very resistant to molds, ideal for tropical and wet climates.
The qualities of cannabis strains that grow successfully in tropical and wet climate are found mostly on Sativa. These strains commonly fight against humidity and the fluctuation of temperature. Most leaf fingers must be slender with fluffy buds to be able to evaporate water for proper breathing of plants. Also, resistance to molds and pests under harsh weather is a highly favorable quality as the changing seasons and temperature may affect crops.