Cannabis plants can develop and thrive almost anywhere, however, there are certain Tropical climates that are better suited than others and growing weed in a hot and humid Thailand tropical climate is definitely a challenge.
The biggest issues in hot and humid climates are the light cycle and rain BUT, you can deal with these issues by growing strains that thrive in this type of climate.
So read along for the top 8 genetics for tropical climates in Thailand!
1. AMNESIA HAZE
Amnesia Haze is a Sativa-dominant variety with a high THC percentage, reaching up to 24% or more.
This strain is great for sunny and humid climates where it can produce up to 700g per plant outdoors.
This beautiful plant is extremely resilient and produces lots and lots of flowers with earthy, spicy, woodsy and lemony flavor that’ll get you energetic and talkative, making it a great variety for anxiety, depression and migraines.
Bubblegum is a 50/50 hybrid that produces really dense flowers with a delicious sweet berry flavor and offers a relaxing and sedative effect that makes it the perfect choice for stress, insomnia and anxiety.
Despite not being the ideal variety for tropical climates in photo version, you can easily find Bubblegum autoflower seeds that will flower no matter the light cycle and conditions, allowing you to grow all year long!
3. Sour Diesel
Sour Diesel is another Sativa-leaning variety that thrives in hot and humid climates.
Known for it’s pungent smell, this variety produces up to 500 grams and it’s extremely versatile so it can take tropical climates easily.
This variety offers a delicious terpene mix of citrus, diesel and skunk that work great against inflammation, arthritis and pain, and leave you in a creative, focused and overall happy state of mind.
4. Jack Herer
Probably amongst the easiest strains to grow in hot Tropical climates, Jack Herer has beenn a favorite since the 1990s.
This Sativa-dominant variety grows very well indoors, but even better outdoors where it can yield 600g of flowers with up to 24% THC.
Many cultivators call Jack Herer the “grower’s dream” so expect tall plants that yield big, flower fast and can withstand pests and bugs easily!
5. White Widow
White Widow is another easy-to-grow strain that thrives in hot Tropical climates.
This variety is amongst the most popular strains due to being able to withstand all types of Tropical climates while yielding up to 500 grams per plant.
Expect extremely dense and frosty flowers that leave a delicious woody taste on your mouth while relaxing your mind and body.
6. Kali Mist
Kali Mist is another Sativa monster that thrives in hotter Tropical climates.
This variety yields up to 500 grams per plant and can grow up to 3 meter tall, taking around 10-12 weeks to flower.
Despite the relatively long flowering time, the buds will hit you with delicious earthy, sweet and citrusy aromas that’ll leave your mouth watering.
This variety is a must for those looking for focused, energetic and overall uplifting effects to treat medical issues such as stress, depression and migraines, among others.
7. Strawberry Cough
Strawberry cough is a delicious fruity variety with THC percentages reaching up to 25%!
This Sativa-dominant strain can yield up to 400 grams per plant of mouth-watering earthy, spicy and overall berry flavours that translate into a relaxing, focused and calming effect, making it a preferred amongst medical consumers who need to treat anxiety, stress, nausea and fatigue.
And last but not least, the Thai landrace.
These landrace strains may not be the strongest when it comes to THC content but it’s definitely the best for growing in Thailand as it’s a strain that’s native to hot and humid Tropical climates.
This Sativa-dominant variety is the perfect choice for medicinal users who need to deal with fatigue, pain and stress.
Expect a unique herbal, spicy and pungent flavor that’ll completely coat your mouth and leave you wanting for more.
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