Growing cannabis outdoors is extremely rewarding, if mostly for the large yields and low cost of operation. Many of Royal Queen Seeds’ varieties take very well to the outdoors, thriving under the natural sunlight. That said, when it comes to outdoor growing, the strain you choose can make all the difference between success or failure. For that reason, we’ve put together a list of our top 5 outdoor strains—cultivars that are ready to harvest by late September.
Do you plan to grow outdoors this year? Take a look at our top 5 outdoor cannabis strains to grow in 2020. Get ready for fast growth and large yields!
BENEFITS OF CHOOSING THE RIGHT STRAIN WHEN GROWING OUTDOORS
Its remarkably short flowering time of only 6–7 weeks makes it a good strain in regions where the weather can get ugly early in fall. However, grow it in July and August, and this will provide a sufficient window for Honey Cream to receive a lot of sunlight so she can bulk up. This way, you can harvest good amounts of sweet, potent buds in September.
Next up is Speedy Chile. This girl combines Early Skunk genetics with several Chile indica landraces, although a third generation autoflowering plant is partly responsible for its very short flowering time of just 6 weeks (42 days!).
Now that we know what makes a good strain to grow outdoors, it’s time to look at some recommended cultivars. Here are 5 of the best early-finishing outdoor strains to grow in 2020:
Our fastest genetics of 2021 allow growers to set up and close down their operation as quickly as possible. Plant seeds, watch them surge, and harvest buds within a couple of months. Each of our diverse seed categories offers something speedy, so you can choose between high-THC strains, those filled with terps, CBD varieties, and even CBDV.
Quick One is one of the fastest auto-growing strains on the planet. The plant is based on the original auto flowering strain – Lowryder. This strain was created from a cross between William’s Wonder x Northern Lights x Ruderalis. These plants are usually ready for harvest in 8 weeks from germination. The plants also reach between 50 and 60 cm and can yield up to 150g per plant.
Easy Bud received her name for good reason. As well as being one of the easiest cannabis strains to grow, she also boasts one of the fastest growing cycles. Her speedy and robust nature makes her ideal for those seeking a fast turnover, and those ready to take their first step into the world of growing weed.
Let’s explore the fastest RQS cannabis seeds by category. Though the following timeframes are approximations, they are accurate.
Indoors: 50-55 days of flowering / Outdoors: September
56 days from seed to harvest
Royal Queen Seeds’ Candy Kush Express is a fast-flowering cannabis variety that’s sure to please your senses. Its flavors are reminiscent of winter desserts that are heavy on fruit, citrus, and fragrant spice. No wonder there’s so much flavor, because this strain’s huge buds are so dense, they look like they have a lot packed in them! And not just flavor, either – finishing in just 49 days, Candy Kush Express delivers up to 20% THC, guaranteeing a wonderful hybrid effect that balances a cerebral high and body buzz.
Candy Kush Express
Indoors: 42-49 days of flowering / Outdoors: early September
You haven’t chosen a cannabis strain to grow yet, but already can’t wait to lit that delicious bud? When the temptation is too strong, some strains work better than others. Luckily, Herbies knows what seed to plant if you want to harvest your newly home-grown weed sooner than you can say “fastest-growing marijuana”, the topic we’re covering today. If you’re one of our impatient growers, keep reading to learn about the fastest flowering strains of weed that won’t make you wait for too long.
Actually, when it comes to the fastest marijuana strains, their practical application is much wider than the simple goal of getting to smoke the product as soon as possible. The strains we’re about to present have gained recognition because they save growers in plenty of situations.
This next cannabis strain on our list of fastest-growing marijuana is Sweet Skunk F1 Fast Version, a tale of opposites attract. This weed variety finishes flowering in as little as 6 weeks and stuns growers with a combination of sugary and skunky flavors. The 23% THC in its composition combined with its 35/65 Sativa/Indica genetic profile makes its effects a fruitful clash of body relaxation and energetic head high. Such a balanced nature is favored not only by regular growers but also professionals of the field – in 2016, Sweet Skunk F1 Fast Version won first prize in the Indoor category at II Copa Cata Zona Norte.