Among the most famous strains worldwide is White Widow, a balanced hybrid first bred in the Netherlands by Green House Seeds. A cross between a Braziliansativalandrace and a resin-heavy South Indianindica, White Widow has blessed every Dutch coffee shop menu since its birth in the 1990s. Its buds are white with crystal resin, warning you of the potent effects to come. A powerful burst of euphoria and energy breaks through immediately, stimulating both conversation and creativity. White Widow’s genetics have given rise to many other legends like White Russian, White Rhino, and Blue Widow. Still, many growers prefer cultivation of the original White Widow, which flowers in about 60 days indoors.
“No wonder White Widow is one of the most popular strains. It's a sativa-dominant hybrid, but it has a mostly balanced effect. It gives the consumer an excellent array of qualities and is very efficient in doing so! It is energetic without being speedy; stony without an edge; and while its effects are somewhat more sativa oriented, there is a nice amount of indica feel as well. It is a major league player: It isn't q...”