El Nino by Greenhouse Seeds is a three-way cross of Haze, Super Skunk and White Widow genetics. Named after a weather phenomenon that occurs in the Pacific Ocean, this strain is a 65% Indica leaning hybrid that has gone on to receive multiple awards.
TASTE & SMELL –
El Nino packs a mix of earthy and spicy aromas with hints of wood and herbs. Once blazed, expect a strong burst of lemons with notes of tropical fruit and a slight skunky aftertaste.
This strain’s effects are long-lasting and produce an uplifting and euphoric high that can lighten the mood and enliven social gatherings. Happy vibes with a sharpened focus and mental clarity are good attributes in describing this strain.
MEDICAL USES –
Medically, this strain is particularly known for her help in providing relief to patients suffering from insomnia and experiencing difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep throughout the night.
GROW INFO –
El Nino grows short, bushy and compact with short spaced internodes, strong thick branches and large fan leaves. Her buds have phenomenal resin content and she has a flowering period of eight to ten weeks. Suitable for both indoor and outdoor cultivation. She has the potential to yield as much as 18 ounces per square meter indoors and up to 32 ounces per plant outdoors. El Nino produces a dense canopy that will benefit from strategic pruning. Importantly allowing light to reach lower bud sites and reducing the risk of mold and powdery mildew. Additionally, El Nino is a good candidate for utilizing the SOG and SCROG methods of cultivation.
SEED AVAILABILITY –
For those interested in obtaining El Nino genetics, despite being discontinued by its breeders at Green House Seeds some time ago, this strain is still available for purchase in seed form under the name “La Nina” via Mr. Nice Seeds website.