King Louis XIII might be most famous for making wigs on men de rigeur for the French aristocracy, but in Southern California the name will bring to mind a popular indica-dominant strain. This strain announces itself as many people did in the 1600s: by its smell. The difference is this monarch’s odor is one that’s meant to be enjoyed; its dense nugs have an overwhelmingly piney smell with an earthy musk that will have you thinking of your last forest adventure. Bred in part from OG Kush, Louis XIII has a very similar spicy kush aroma. Good for insomnia, this strain often tests at over 20% THC.
“I suffer from central sleep apnea, insomnia and when I can actually hit REM cycle, severe nightmares. I served one year in Iraq as a medic attached to an infantry unit - I've seen and done some shit. As a result, I basically have every hindrance to sleep possible.
King Louis XIII filled the gap in my long list of remedies. I did everything else to treat my sleep - got a CPAP for my apnea, started taking antipsychoti...”
“I tried it in the vape cartridge and is not my favorite.
The taste was not pleasant, it did not taste natural.
However, I was explained by my dispensary the kind of effect would be a mellow high, great to sleep, which is to expect from an indica strain, yet that wasn’t my case.
It was a very LIGHT high, lasted maaaybee 30 mins, not more that 45. Which even though it wasn’t what I was looking for, this was a new high...”