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Thai refers to a cannabis variety that grows natively in Thailand and was brought to the U.S. in the 70s and 80s. This pure sativa landrace is sometimes called “Thai Sticks” because of the way its buds are traditionally dried and tied into long sticks. This original Thai variety has given rise to many strains we commonly see on the market today, including Voodoo, Juicy Fruit, and the classic Haze. Thai induces powerful but comfortable effects and has a distinct fruity, citrus aroma. This strain is a challenge for growers outside tropical climates, but greenhouse gardens make this grow possible for experts patient enough for Thai’s long growth cycle and slow flowering.
“I'm just going to tell a little story about this stain in its natural habitat.
This past January I was doing some work on a tiny island off the coast of Malaysia, quite close to the Thai border. I didn't think I'd be smoking at all since I didn't have any connections and drugs carry such a stiff penalty (life in jail or execution!) but luckily for me, the native islander I was working for was quite the affianado. h...”
“For the reasons why I smoke, this strain is amazing. Relaxation, stress and anxiety relief, helping my insomnia. Only negative is I shoveled an obscene amount of food..munchies to the extreme.
Also after a silly, goofy outrageous conversation I got super motivated and energized.”