The Black is an Indica strain that was recognized in 2008 as one of the Top 10 Strains of the year by High Times. Its name is related to the fact that its leaves start as dark purple and turn black as the plant reaches maturity. Its origin is mostly unknown, but some state that it’s been around in California and Vancouver Island since 1980s.
It’s an all-time favorite classical, knockout bud ideal for nighttime. Almost instantaneously, the Black Strain comes with a high that affects both body and head. It is recommended for inflammation, glaucoma, and migraines, but also insomnia due to its strong sedation properties. It can also soothe aches and pains as it spreads through the body. Growers should know that this bud loves its nutrients and has a satisfying yield.