Maui Wowie also referred to as Maui Waui, is a cannabis strain known for its fragrance and boosts of happy energy. Maui Wowie seeds come straight from the Hawaiian Islands and is widely used as a stress reliever that sends its users’ minds to the imaginary beaches of its native land.
|Plant type||20% Indica 80% Sativa|
|THC||Up to 20%|
|Climate||Indoors and sunny climate|
|Yields||14 to 17 oz per 3x3ft|
|Taste & Smell||Pineapple|
Originally from Maui, this marijuana strain delivers an exotic-fruity aroma that is true to its tropical name. It prefers growing in a Hawaiian-like climate, so most people will need to grow this strain indoors. However, a greenhouse can create a similar environment, as well. It’s a tall Sativa, so give it plenty of height to avoid pruning.
Maui Wowie Strain Origin
The origin of Maui Wowie is well debated. Some say it is a landrace strain since it developed on an island and experienced relatively no travel until Hippies arrived in the 1960s. Others say it is a Hawaii-bred mixture of South Asian and Hawaiian strains that naturally evolved during the 60s as a fallout of the Vietnam War. What’s not debated? This strain is from Maui, and it will make you say, “wow.”
Growing Maui Wowie Seeds
These are feminized seeds. Female plants, contrary to male plants, are the ones that actually produce weed. They start flowering when they receive less light per day, i.e. in the Fall or when you manipulate the light cycle indoors.
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Best Climate For Maui Wowie
Maui Wowie has strong genetics, making it easy to grow. However, you’ll need to provide the correct climate for the best results. This strain prefers a tropical climate, similar to Hawaii, and lots of sun. It loves gentle breezes and rich soil.
Maui Wowie can be grown indoors with proper lighting, temperature, and airflow. It can also grow outdoors in a mild, yet sunny climate, during the summer.
Flowering & Yield
When grown indoors, Maui Wowie can flower in 9 to 10 weeks. The average yield is 14 to 17oz per sq. foot. Outdoors, it has a later harvest of early to mid-October and can yield as much as 16oz per plant.
Experiencing Maui Wowie
Maui Wowie will put you in a good mood. Most feel happy, energized, euphoric and uplifted with this strain. The effects hit the body as much as the mind, leaving you feeling light and free, like a tropical breeze. This strain increases creativity while your body floats on good vibes. You’re relaxed but not couch-locked. Subtle tropical aromas and flavors only add to the experience.
Maui Wowie goes straight for the mind. Although mild, there’s a chance for headaches, dizziness, or paranoia if overconsumed. This is unlikely, though, due to the mellowness of this strain. Most people experience dry eyes and mouth.
Maui Wowie Taste & Smell
Maui Wowie has an aroma that will wake you up. A single toke fills the room with the scent of sweet, citrus fruits combined with earthy notes. Then, it lingers. The flavor is just as intense. This strain is famous for the creamy pineapple taste that hits your tongue with every exhale.
Uses for Maui Wowie
Maui Wowie is a famous mood-booster. It’s called Wowie for that reason. Many people use this strain to lift their moods. It has also helped with headaches, and some say it can boost appetite. For a pain-filled or hectic life, this strain is like a vacation in a toke, perfect for those with stress-related conditions.
One of the best uses for this strain is stimulating focus. Its tendency to cause relaxation combined with creative thought makes it ideal for those that struggle with attention. It’s also an energetic strain, despite being relaxing. Unlike a cup of coffee, this strain can motivate and energize without the caffeine crash.