The Northern Lights strain is a legendary indica strain popular amongst both recreational and medicinal users. One of the best weed strains of all time, Northern Lights is believed to come from the famed landrace strain, Afghani. Its origins are debated but Northern Lights is believed to have originally hailed from Seattle, Washington before crossing over to Amsterdam in the mid-80s to land at the renowned Sensi Seeds. Northern Lights is a popular strain to grow as it is robust and not temperamental. It is also known for its high yields and resilience. Northern Lights buds are resinous with a dark green color and a thick coat of trichomes. Northern Lights is the epitome of indicas when it comes to its effects. Averaging at 18% THC, this popular strain isn’t too strong but will certainly get you high. Expect full-body relaxation with a balanced feeling of euphoria. Northern Lights is also popular for medicinal purposes as it can help relieve pain and insomnia. The strain also has an amazing smell and flavor that will keep you coming back for more. One smell will transport you to an earthy pine forest and it has a pungent taste to it when smoked. Northern Lights features beta-caryophyllene, myrcene and pinene terpenes.