Maui Wowie is a sativa-dominant hybrid that originated as an outdoor. Grow somewhere on the island of Maui and almost immediately spread to all the Hawaiian Islands. From there, this old school strain has spread its wonderful genetics all over the world. Becoming a true classic over the past few decades.
Maui Wowie brings the spirit of the islands with its tropical aroma and taste. As well as the euphoric and uplifting sativa high. Maui Wowie was one of the first strains to see its. THC levels drastically increase. During the mid-1960s at the time of Maui Wowie’s initial breeding, the. THC content of an average strain of marijuana was quite low (almost always under 8%). Maui Wowie, on the other hand, featur. THC content well into the teens and quickly became one of the most desirable strains available at the time.
These days it is know as more of mid-to-high grade medication that provides your. Typical sativa high with a few indica perks. It’s not that Maui Wowie’s. THC content has gone down, per say, it’s more that all the other strains and hybrid strains have caught up and even surpass. This legendary strain in THC figures. (These days the THC average is around 16% – 20%).
Looks and Smell
The batch of Maui Wowie I got my hands on was relatively airy (your typical sativa structure) coate with thick. Light orange pistils. Overall it have a light green color with a few streaks of darker green here and there. A modest dusting of trichromes was visible to the nake eye But definitely not as frosty as some of the other strains I’ve come across lately. There were a few leaves in the bud, but overall it was well manicured and nicely cure. Maui Wowie has a very subtle, fruity aroma.
The strain smells like mango with a hint of lime and pine, all sweet, tangy notes with a slightly sour undertone.The SmokeIt is an excellent sativa-like high, with heightene selective sensory perception. And a general feeling of well being. After about 20 minutes. The more intense effects dissipate into a comfortable head-wrap high that left my mind clear and my body in a state of relaxation. Maui Wowie presents a very uplifting high without an overwhelming physical component.The smoke is mellow, making it a good choice for beginners or people with sensitive lungs and throat.
Maui Wowie exhibits many characteristics of a sativa high, like euphoria, energy, creative stimulation, and mental clarity. But since it is a hybrid it also has a few qualities normally found in indica strains. Like heighten sensory perception and a pleasant body buzz.
It is easy to see why Maui Wowie have been a classic choice throughout cannabis history. Overall The euphoric high, tropical scent, and bright colors make for an aesthetically pleasing. Well-rounde smoke experience. Maui Wowie is so popular and well know that its name became one of the many slang terms. For marijuana during the ’60s and ’70s.
Unfortunately the original lineage have been loss; in its heyday, almost any cannabis coming from the Hawaiian Islands was refer to as Maui Wowie, further obscuring the origins of the strain. Maui Wowie have been find effective in the treatment of stress, anxiety, chronic depression, minor aches and pains, chronic migraines, and appetite issues.
A favorite for outdoor gardens with good pest and mold resistance (they like it hot), however indoor cultivation of this strain is not out of the question. Overall a solid daytime choice, as the lower THC content and sativa traits allow one to function normally and get things did. So let Maui Wowie take you on a vacation for a few hours—it’s cheaper than airfare to Hawaii.