You will be hard-pressed to find an indica more popular than Northern Lights. This nighttime strain is well-known for its fast acting, heavy hitting effects. Many users quickly find themselves sinking into the couch in a state of euphoric bliss. You may also notice that you've meandered into the kitchen in search of some tasty snacks.
Unlike most indica-dominants these days, Northern Lights is over 90% indica. This strain's exact heritage is unknown, but it's thought to be a mix of Afghani and Thai landrace strains.
Recreational consumers will appreciate this strain's happy, relaxing effects. Northern Lights is a great choice for a rainy day or when you just need to sit back and de-stress. Medical cannabis patients tend to like this strain for eating disorders, chronic stress, and mood disorders. Its powerful physical effects also make this indica helpful for bodily pain and muscle tension.
People often describe the scent of this strain as earthy and herbal with hints of spice. The THC content in Northern Lights typically hovers between 16 and 19%, making it decently potent. Novice users may find themselves a little more sedated than they expect, but this strain is generally mild-mannered.