Best Outdoor Cannabis Seeds
Outdoor cannabis seeds for Northern Europe and Canada – top picks
If you’ve ever tried to grow cannabis up north and failed it was probably due to the fact that you used a poorly suited cannabis strain. Most cannabis varieties have evolved to warm tropical climates with long growing seasons.
Years of development have produced some super strains ideal for growing in the UK and Ireland as well as north-western Europe in general.
These select marijuana strains that grow incredibly well in our short growing season.
Factors that are taken into consideration are fast growth, short flowering cycle, mould resistance, and large harvests of great tasting potent weed.
Taking above factors into consideration, the best cannabis seed strains for growing outdoors in the UK and Ireland and listed below.
If you want fast growing and early harvesting get an auto-flowering strain
Autoflowering strains can be harvested in as little as 70 days from germination, meaning that it is possible to have multiple plantings and harvests within one growing season.
Autoflowering strains do not have the heavy yields of the top grade cannabis strains listed below but you can make up for that by planting lots and planting often.
To view the top performing auto-flowering strains with links to order, click on the link below:
Top outdoor cannabis seed strains for outdoors in northern climates
Purple Power was developed by Dutch Passion seed bank and is a cross between Super Skunk and Holland’s Hope (see below).
It gets its name from the fact that after a few weeks the buds start to turn purple. Purple is good :-).
You can sit back enjoy the growing purples of the buds once they get going.
Most importantly of all, this strain is ideally suited the cool climate of UK and Ireland and is a very stable and predictable strain.
It also grows well indoors although it’s listed as an outdoor Sativa.
Purple Power grows just under 1 meter tall and yields over 400 to 500 grams of high grade bud per plant.
It takes only 7 to 8 weeks to flower and harvesting can be done in September.
To sum up:
- easy to grow
- suited for the UK climate
- high THC content 15 – 18%
- high yields with a potent Sativa happy, high buzz
Purple Power is our Number 1 selection for growing outdoors in the UK and Ireland.
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This Skunk x Californian Sativa hybrid is called Dutch Dope because it was specially bred for the cool, wet and short summers of Holland – almost identical to what we get here in the British Isles.
In short it’s designed to grow outside around here so you will experience no problems getting a successful crop in by September.
Additional features of this special strain is high mould resistance. (If you’ve ever lost an entire crop to mould blight then you know how important this is.)
Dutch Dope has simply raised the standard for outdoor performance throughout Northwest Europe.
So what’s it like when harvested? It has mainly Indica characteristics but will grow to a height of around 150 cm up to 200 cm.
The buds are thick and compact giving a strong but pleasant body-buzz when smoked. Each plant will produce over 600 grams of bud ready to smoke.
The flowering time is 7 to 8 weeks and can be harvested in late September.
Dutch Dope is another excellent outdoor strain for north-western Europe.
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A cross between hardcore African Sativa and Skunk #1, Durban Poison is a fast growing strain that does well in short northern summers.
One of the earliest harvesting outdoor marijuana plants suited for the UK and Ireland climate, Durban Poison is a sure bet.
Durban Poison tends to grow in a dense single stem and remains compact.
Although Durban Poison is a Sativa / Indica mix, its smoking characteristics are mainly energetic Sativa.
Durban Poison, if allowed, grows over a metre in height with large harvests recorded of up to 600+ grams per plant.
Harvest at the end of September. Produces a powerful Sativa high, which is hardly surprising as the buds on this strain have a staggering 18% THC content.
Easy plant to grow outdoors with minimum complications.
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Get 10 Durban Poison seeds for €35 (approx. £25 or $39)
Skunk Red Hair
It develops fast and produces a large harvest of awesome bud in record time.
With a short flowering time of only 8 to 9 weeks, harvesting can be completed by mid September before the threat of mould blight starts to appear.
An easy to grow and predictable strain, yields of up to 700 grams of top quality buds per square metre have been recorded outside.
THC levels for this potent hybrid weigh in at around 15% to 18%.
Grown indoors or outdoors, Skunk Red Hair is the perfect cannabis strain for the impatient and those who don’t want to bother with fussy strains that need a lot of care and attention.
With these qualities in mind it’s easy to see why Skunk Red Hair remains a very popular cannabis seed strain for both indoor and outdoor weed farmers.
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Get 10 Skunk Red Hair seeds for €25 (approx. £18 or $28)
Bred over successive generations combining the genetics of super-breeds Super Skunk and Early Pearl, Early Misty is a strain specifically developed for growing in the cooler and damper climates up north.
A fast growing variety, Early Misty can deliver good amounts of resinous hash-smelling bud in record time, enjoying a short 8 week flowering cycle.
With an 11% average THC content, this strain delivers a relaxing Indica stone when smoked, making it a highly sought after weed for recreational use.
Get this one in early for sizeable harvests of over 400 grams per plant because Early Misty is a hardy strain that can take the cooler and fickle weather of Spring.
Early Misty is a stable and predictable strain so you can count on a good outdoor harvest with this one.
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First created by Sensi Seeds, Early Pearl grows straight yet bushy, sporting a huge central cola that remains very resiny.
Fast to grow and early to harvest, this super strain still can produce well over 500 grams per plant in optimal growing soil and conditions.
With a smooth but uplifting Sativa-like high and a hefty THC content of 15% plus, Early Pearl is a very popular choice with experienced growers.
Early Pearl is also a sound choice for the novice as well as it’s a reliable and straightforward plant to grow, not requiring a lot of fussing.
If you live anywhere in the British Isles, North-western Europe, or even Canada and northern USA for that matter, Early Pearl is a strain that is sure to please.
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Get 10 Early Pearl seeds for €55 (approx. £42)
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