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Milky Way Milkyway

Cannabinoid THC Dominant

THC 20.5 - 22.25%

CBD 0.53 - 0.82%

Effect Sleepy

Side Effect Thirst and dry mouth

Flavor Sweet

Milky Way Strain Best for Nighttime as It Turns You Into a Sleepyhead


High Highest
20% 23% 26% 29% 32% 35%


Low Medium
0% 0.4% 0.8% 1.2% 1.6% 2%


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Created by Kiwiseeds based in New-Zealand, Milky Way (some spelled as Milkyway strain) is a 80% Indica-dominant strain that will lift you to the stars. Its genetic origin remains unknown, but according to some sources, it might be a combination of Northern Lights and Hash Plant. This is a mostly nighttime weed which potency varies from 19% to 22% and even more, so it is essential to test its potency before consuming. 

Milky Way Strain Taste and Aroma

Milky Way strain offers an interesting blend of aromas. Its buds smell earthy with tones of soil and dry plants. When crushed, it emits the scent of herbs and flowers. Its smoke tastes earthy and floral. It is being reported that it has the flavor of sweet candies with the nutty and vanilla aftertaste and even with hints of lavender or mint.

Main Effects

Smokers enjoy this marijuana for the time-limited burst of energy, creativity, and motivation that help to take part in fun activities with friends. However, many users recommend staying close to the couch as it may knock you down right into a deep sleep. It increases happiness along with tingling the body from forehead to toes. It helps to focus, relax, and get away from negative thoughts.

Milky Way weed strain’s headed high helps to take the edge of stress, depression, and anxiety. Its couch-locking effect treats insomnia. This cannabis is also a good pain and spasms reliever.

This kush pairs well with gambling, watching people, having fun, reading, and studying.

Grow Tips

Milky Way’s seeds are available at online shops and could be purchased easily. It medium-sized plants with heavy yield are obedient enough to be grown indoors even by beginners. They require around 52-58 days of flowering time before the harvest.

Side Effects

Thirst and dry mouth icon
Thirst and dry mouth 84% Voted
Dry eyes icon
Dry eyes 79% Voted
Rapid heart beat icon
Rapid heart beat 47% Voted
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Milky Way Strain Cannabinoids

THC Tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, is a major cannabis chemical compound. It is a psychoactive element that stimulates dopamine release and induces euphoria or happiness. THC-rich strains may be helpful with such conditions as lack of appetite, chronic pains , etc. It is considered to be the primary active marijuana component. 20.5 - 22.25%
CBD Cannabidiol, or CBD, is a major compound in cannabis, which is non-psychoactive. It is also proved to counteract the side effects of the second major component THC. CBD is widely used for medicinal purposes in rubs, oils and so on. It is helpful in muscle pain cases, may treat arthritis and migraines. Even Greeks used it against pain, while Queen Victoria applied it to get rid of menstrual cramps. 0.53 - 0.82%
CBC Cannabichromene, or CBC, is a minor cannabinoid, meaning that its quantity in cannabis is quite little. Though it has the same origin as CBD and THC, it is different in functions. Without any psychoactive effects, it is an efficient cannabis compound in combating acne and depression. CBC produces analgesic, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory effects. 0.32 - 0.47%
CBG Cannabigerol, or CBG, is one of the minor cannabis compounds in adult plants. On the other hand, young ones contain a lot of this antibacterial and anti-inflammatory component. During the growth, CBG is converted into different cannabinoids, mostly THC and CBD. The compound itself increases appetite and decreases eye pressure. 0.25 - 0.76%
CBN Cannabinol, or CBN, is a trace element in cannabis that is considered to be mildly psychoactive. It appears from oxidation THC, exposed to light and heat. CBN is mostly contained in old cannabis and in traditional hashish. It is effective against insomnia, bacterial infections and appetite loss. 0.05 - 0.18%
THCV Tetrahydrocannabivarin, or THC-V, is a compound contained in cannabis in trace amounts. Even though it is close to THC molecularly, it is different in effects. This compound may be psychoactive only in large amounts. THC-V reduces blood sugar, controls appetite, stimulates bone growth, etc. African Sativa strains are the richest in THC-V. 0.24 - 0.4%

Milky Way Terpene Profile

Myrcene Myrcene (also known as β-myrcene) is one of the most common terpenes found in cannabis, representing more than 20% of the modern marijuana terpene profile. Myrcene has a distinct earthy, musky flavor, resembling cloves. It is responsible for calming and soothing effects of weed. Myrcene is also found in hops, thyme, mango, lemongrass, guava melon. 0.31%
Geraniol Geraniol is a terpene initially contained in geraniums, as well as lemongrass, lemon peels, roses, blueberries, and carrots. The aroma is a sweet rose scent with notes of citrus. Geraniol features anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, antifungal, and neuroprotectant properties. It's rumored to have side effects such as allergic contact dermatitis or sensitive skin irritation. 0.28%
Bisabolol Bisabolol (also known as α-Bisabolol or levomenol) is a lesser-known terpene found in cannabis. It contributes to anti-inflammatory, anti-irritant, antioxidant, anti-microbial, and analgesic properties of weed strains containing bisanol. Attentive smokers would be able to catch a nutty, fruity scent with herbal and floral undertones, with a tender trace of coconut. 0.31%
Terpinolene Terpinolene is one of the most common terpenes found in cannabis; however, It's usually presented in small quantities. Is responsible for piney, floral, herbaceous, and even a little bit citrusy aroma of cannabis. Terpinolene can be found in lilacs, nutmeg, and cumin. In cannabis, terpinolene contributes to the sensation of "freshness." Has the potential to reduce the risk of heart diseases. 0.1%
Total terpenes content 1.00%

Growing Info

Flowering time 52 - 58 Days
Flowering type Photoperiod
Grow difficulty Easy
Harvest time 65 Days
Yield outdoor 15 - 20 Oz/plant (~ 550 g/plant)
Yield indoor 1 - 2 Oz/Ft² (~ 400 g/m²)
Height indoor 30-60
Height outdoor < 30

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Samuel D.

Recently I had a back adjustment and got a massage and decided to cap the day with this amazing kush. Incredible relaxation....

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floral and spicy flavor, hints of cheese and nuts, some sweetness lingering

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Out on the porch, I smoked Milky Way last night. I took 3 puffs of my blunt and felt euphorically relaxed. Pleasant body high, besides I felt talkative. A good weed to cope with anxiety and stress. Its worth your investment.

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This Indica is definitely good for trouble sleeping. This weed had knocked me out so fast that I didn’t remember how I fell asleep. Woke up in my clothes with a phone still in my pocket. Highly recommend for people with sleep issues. The pot has a great p

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