Genetics: Afghani x Unknown Sativa
Type: Indica dominant
Origin: Vancouver, Canada
Effects: Potent body stone, relaxing mental buzz
Use: Great for evening use and taking it easy
Medical: Chronic pain, insomnia, cramps, headaches
Romulan is a popular indica strain. It is native to Vancouver, BC and has been around for a long time! The current theory is an Afghani came to Vancouver in the mid 1980’s. Next, it was bred with an unknown sativa strain. The result is Romulan, a powerfully hypnotic indica strain.
Yes, the name is awesome, it references the Star Trek race. Although the strain is from this planet, it certainly has the power to send you far out on an intergalactic journey.
The flowers are dense and light green, interspersed with burnt orange pistil hairs. The terpene profile is strong with pine with an undertone of skunk. Some people love the smell of this strain, and some are repulsed by it. Romulan is the cilantro of the cannabis world. Those who hate it say it smells like cat piss.
Effects and Use
This indica strain is excellent for afternoon or evening use. First, the effects target the mind in a potent, hypnotic manner. Next, the body relaxes into a calm meditative state. Finally, this strain will send you off to sleep. The effects are powerful and long lasting.
For medicinal users, this strain may help treat some symptoms of chronic pain, arthritis, headaches or migraines, insomnia, troubles with appetite and nausea.