Are auto-flowering cannabis strains less potent?
Written by Redacción Mota Radio on 14 June, 2021
Within the existing cannabis strains, auto-flowering marijuana strains stand out for their various qualities, fast growth, small size, in summary, some believe that this type of weed is less potent compared to photo-dependent marijuana flowers, but is that true?
It is an interesting question because, despite the great popularity that auto strains have gained among cannabis growers nowadays, there are still many myths and misconceptions surrounding them.
Potency in auto cannabis strains
When we refer to the potency of automatic strains, you have to know that in the beginning, it was true that these were lower potency plants, however, that has been changing.
Nowadays, you can get extremely potent auto-flowering marijuana flowers, which can reach up to 27% of THC. They can even outshine photoperiod strains in terms of potency, production, and taste.
These new auto-flowering genetics generally have a mix of Ruderalis, Indica, and Sativa genes. The results obtained from these combinations can be truly fantastic.
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