Classic Marijuana -- The Godmothers of Today
Over thirty years ago, classic marijuana strains and their genetics laid the basis for the super-strains of today. Ever since pot culture entered into the mainstream in the 1960s, the evolution of the marijuana plant and its classic strains have grown substantially. When back in the 1970s a sensimilla harvest was considered cutting-edge in the world of growing, now marijuana connoisseurs utilize varying light spectrums in strictly-controlled environments to maximize the yield, strength & effects of a particular type of marijuana.
The seeds and end-products of thousands of quality strains are traded and sold throughout the globe these days, with every single one of them unique in its effects, look & efficient growing conditions. It is now time to pay homage to the classic marijuana strains that would act as parent plants to the strains of modern marijuana:
Red is perhaps the most famous of the classic
marijuana strains, originally grown and mass-cultivated in the country
Immortalized in songs ranging from those of Jerry Garcia to Van Halen, the now-classic Panama Red strain of marijuana began to die off as the profits from manufacturing cocaine within the Latin-American country proved to be much higher.
Gold is a true classic marijuana strain. Many
would argue that Acapulco Gold is indeed the Godmother of nearly all
current-day sativa strains. It is an extremely potent strain that hails
rural areas surrounding
While harder to verify, many older marijuana enthusiasts still possess seeds of this classic strain from the “olden days,” and the strain’s heirloom plants are still used today in cross-breeding with other strains.
Kush set of strains, more particularly Hindu Kush,
was first brought to the
a few strong indica
young people will immediately recognize Northern
Lights and believe it an exceptional strain that is only available to
generation, but it is undoubtedly a classic marijuana strain. While not
as potent as the modern alternative, The ORIGINAL Northern Lights
Strain(emphasis on original since
the term is sold and thrown around easily) dates back to the 1970s
Many of these classic marijuana strains not only serve as a necessary basis for most of the medical marijuana strains of today, but it is living proof that marijuana can be grown throughout the World. Just by detailing a few classic strains of marijuana, we’ve already highlighted four very different parts of the Globe! Marijuana is an amazing plant, and in conjunction with the classic marijuana strains of the past, greater heights will be reached in the future.