Can’t tell the difference between Blue Dream and Purple Urkle? Wondering what exactly’s in the Girl Scout Cookies you just smoked? We've created detailed profiles for each of the most popular, sought-after weed strains, in order to help cannabis users everywhere understand the different plants they’re smoking, eating, or otherwise consuming. Up next: White Widow.
A Brazilian sativa combined with a special indica-dominant hybrid sourced in Kerala, India
Place of origin
Though some dispute this, most ascribe the Widow to the legendary breeder Shantibaba, who was one of the founders of Green House Seed Company. The story goes that Shantibaba sourced the mother plant while on vacation in Brazil, and the father from a single source in India, though the actual breeding work was done in Amsterdam in the early 1990s.