Willie Nelson is a mostly sativa cannabis strain that is lauded for its euphoric, creative effects (Leafly). In addition, the plants are sativa in their growing characteristics and should flower between 10 to 14 weeks. Flowers will be large but somewhat dense. This strain is the winner of the 2005 High Times Cannabis Cup in the sativa category: Willie Nelson has a fan base to rival its namesake’s. Consumers love that this strain leaves them clear-headed, allowing them to perform artistic or social activities without hindering their creative process.
Willy Nelson has a sweet and sour smell which leads to an almost lemongrass taste. For example, users feel uplifted and a strong euphoric happiness. Additionally the strain stimulates a creative spark and induce with energy. Unfortunately, there are side-effects, users may feel a lack of moisture in their mouth and eyes, possible paranoia, headaches and dizziness.
An excellent strain for morning use, this strain is most often used by those looking for reprieve from the effects of stress, anxiety and depression. Furthermore, Willie Nelson may also help make minor to mild chronic aches and pains more manageable. Others have chosen this strain to alleviate the effects of nausea, glaucoma, migraines and inflammation.
Willie Nelson is descended from two Sativa strains Vietnamese Black and Highland Nepalese. It is bred by Reeferman and won first place in the Best Sativa category of the High Times Cannabis Cup in 2005. This strain should be grown indoors or in a greenhouse, though some have reported successful growing outdoors. Depending on the conditions and environment, Willie Nelson flowers for between 10 and 14 weeks. Reportedly a decent yielding strain and is known to be resistant to disease and mold.
Flavours: Sweet, Earthy, Pungent
Effects: Energetic, Focused, Euphoric, Happy, Creative
Medical Uses: Pain, Depression, Stress, Headaches, Fatigue