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Our Zambeza feminized cannabis seeds are one of the best ways to ensure you crop is always female. There is nothing worse than pouring all of your love, time, and effort into a cannabis seed, to only find out you have been growing a male when the time to flower comes. Fortunately, this is a problem most growers no longer need to face. Feminized seeds ensure female plants every time, meaning you are rewarded with nothing but succulent bud every time you grow a Zambeza seed!
Eliminate the risk of growing a male plant and check out our huge selection of feminized cannabis seeds below.
Power Plant XL
Northern Lights XL
White Widow Haze
White Cheese Fast Flowering
White Widow XL
Amnesia Haze XL
Super Silver Haze
Candy Caramelo Fast Flowering
Green AK XL
OG Bubble Gum
Zambeza Seeds Feminized Seeds – High Quality Cannabis Seeds
The breeders here at Zambeza Seeds have been busy creating an amazing array of cannabis strains. Every variety is available as feminized seeds. Only the finest cultivars are chosen as breeding stock. Heavy yield and high potency are what every marijuana grower deserves from elite genetics. Our feminized cannabis strains can and will satisfy your needs.
The Zambeza Seeds feminized photoperiodic seeds catalogue is packed with the very best cannabis strains. That’s no boast. That’s a fact and we aim to prove it in your grow op. Huge harvests and tremendous cannabinoid production is the Zambeza Seeds standard. Don’t settle for inferior genetics. Not when you can cultivate the finest marijuana. It’s gotta be Zambeza Seeds feminized cannabis seeds.
WHY CROP FEMINIZED CANNABIS SEEDS?
Cultivating exclusively female cannabis plants is a no-brainer. It’s pretty much the whole point of growing your own weed. Moreover, every seasoned cannabis home grower will agree genetics are the most important component of any marijuana grow op. Whether the grow is indoors or outdoor, soil or hydro, genetics matter.
Zambeza Seeds’ feminized cannabis seeds are 100% feminized and bred from pedigree genetics. No male plants to spoil the sinsemilla. Nothing but high-grade weed in the cannabis garden with Zambeza Seeds.
WHICH CANNABIS STRAINS ARE THE BEST?
The short answer is, it depends on what type of cannabis user you are. Fortunately, whether you are a medicinal or recreational grower, Zambeza Seeds has got you covered. Like we said, our cannabis catalogue comprises a diverse selection of top-shelf marijuana strains without exception. You really can’t avoid cropping winners with Zambeza Seeds. That being said, here are a handful of our sticky feminized seed favourites to whet your whistle.
POWER PLANT XL
Champagne is not just wine. Similarly, Power Plant XL is not merely a sativa-dominant cannabis hybrid. Few strains can boast such rapid proliferation of bud sites in such a short blooming period. Way back in the 90’s, Dutch growers successfully bred the original South African landrace beans, that gave rise to Power Plant. Zambeza Seeds have refined the genetics further, as usual.
Power Plant XL is incredibly compact for a cannabis strain endowed so richly with sativa genetics. Plants rarely exceeding 1m indoors and 2m outdoors is about the max height in optimal sunny conditions. Flowering is rapid and requires only 55 days under a 12/12 lighting schedule. Buds are long and dense, while the plants themselves are usually squat in appearance.
This really is sativa for the sybarite. But make no mistake, this is no delicate little flower; the Power Plant XL is a robust bud factory. This low-profile branchy sativa is a phenomenal marijuana producer both indoors and outdoors.
Dank sativa nuggs with a powerful soaring high are a rarity these days. Indica-dominant genetics are not for everyone. If you are looking for head stash and a great day time smoke, we thoroughly recommend the Power Plant XL. Well cured Power Plant XL unleashes a complex blend of sweet and sour flavours on the palate. Be patient after harvest and enjoy some gourmet green with a long-lasting euphoric effect.
For those about to be couchlocked, we salute you. Turn your cannabis grow op into a trichome forest from the frozen tundra with the Crazy Cookies. Dense abundant clusters of frosty calyxes and devastating potency are the signature characteristics of these loco ladies.
Infusing Girl Scout Cookies with an extra dose of OG Kush was a bold breeding program most cannabis seedbanks wouldn’t be willing to risk. Master breeders alone possess the skills and experience to dabble with dominant Kush genetics without spoiling that special cookie flavour. With the Crazy Cookies Zambeza Seeds have achieved synergy.
Visually the plant exudes indica traits. Indoors 80cm tall with a chunky main cola and side branches laden with buds to the point of snapping is common. Crazy Cookies is a perfect SOG cannabis strain. Outdoors bushes up to 2m tall capable of producing 500g of fire marijuana is achievable in a warm climate and with just the right dosage of bloom booster supplements.
As we alluded to above, Crazy Cookies is crazy strong. 24% THC can be expected, as is an intense rapid couchlock. The uplifting initial head buzz is short-lived and like a warning shot before the heavy indica artillery smashes you into the sofa.
What you will be pleasantly surprised by, is the subtle Durban Poison influence, that adds earthy spicy flavours to the gooey Crazy Cookies nuggs. Medicinally, Crazy Cookies can be very effective for treating insomnia, pain and as an appetite stimulant.
If you are the kind of cannabis grower, that believes in the adage “bigger is better” the Critical XXL certainly won’t disappoint. This strain is a sticky green monster oozing resinous buds. By fusing connoisseur-grade Skunk and Afghani genetics, Zambeza Seeds have unlocked copious flower development and 19% THC in the Critical XXL.
The huge yield and high potency are not the only impressive attributes of this heavy duty indica hybrid. Critical XXL is as fast as it is furious. In just 50 days chunky pumped up main colas and side branches straining from the weight of nuggs will be ready for harvest.
You are not likely to see more magnificent budding in 7 weeks from any other profit-yielding rival cannabis strain. Ideally suited to the ScrOG method. Outdoors, make sure to stake and support Critical XXL. Even in a short summer 2m+ tall ganja bushes can be accomplished.
Pungent skunk- and hash-like aroma and an earthy old school flavour will keep you coming back for more of this delicious weed. Effects are classic indica, with a very relaxing long lasting sedative stoned. In high doses the couchlock can be almost narcotic. Once upon a time XXL yield came with many drawbacks, usually subpar quality sinsemilla. With the Critical XXL in the grow op you really can have the best of worlds, bumper harvests and knockout stash.
Zambeza Seeds are definitely Kush aficionados and with the Power Kush they have added a brand new legend to the Kush dynasty. Power Kush is a sativa-dominant hybrid of the two international strains with the most street cred and infamous reputation. The US dispensary favourite OG Kush has been blended with the European cannabis club staple Critical to spawn the mighty Power Kush.
This unique Kush hybrid is incredibly vigorous and although she is sativa-leaning, to look at her in the grow op you couldn’t tell. Plants are typically only 60-80cm tall with the sativa influence expressing in the effects of the marijuana. Yields are impressive for such a compact plant and with a flowering time of just 50 days, Power Kush has plenty of stealth attributes for the outdoor grower.
As you might already have guessed, the scent of this cannabis strain is quite pungent. Really a mix of earthy, peppery and musky Kush odours. Indoors, carbon filters will need to be deployed. Flavours are just as complex and make for a rich full-bodied expansive smoke. 20% THC and sativa genetics give Power Kush a pleasant creative yet tranquil high. In moderation this is fantastic daytime weed. While in higher doses it’s a fantastic night cap.
NORTHERN LIGHTS XL
The undisputed champion of the heavy indica Hunger Games is the Northern Lights XL. The breeders at Zambeza Seeds wanted still more from the iconic Northern Lights. By crossing the original Northern Lights with outstanding Afghani genetics, the heavy indica blend has been perfected.
Sticky green cotton candy colas with the tightest packed calyxes will blow you away with their stunning looks alone. Northern Lights XL will reach 120-150cm indoors and climb to almost 2m outdoors, while still branching vigorously. Yields can be staggering, especially with the SOG or ScrOG methods.
THC levels as you would expect are high: 19%+. Newbies might find themselves completely couchlocked. Literally just a few tokes might do it. For those who prefer the heavy stoned body effects of cannabis over racy sativas this strain is the modern classic stash you need in your life.
Feminized cannabis strains, that are this easy to cultivate indoors or outdoors regardless of cultivation experience are not to be passed up. Introduce some Northern Lights XL feminized seeds to the grow op. Treat yourself to a low maintenance fire marijuana crop.
Choosing the Perfect Marijuana Seed for Your Harvest
If you’re new to cultivating your marijuana plants, it can be a little difficult and daunting to choose the right cannabis seeds for you. With so many factors involved, choosing the right seeds and understanding how to grow them are crucial to the success of your harvest.
After assessing the properties of different types of seeds such as their pros, cons, and limitations, it’s essential to choose quality marijuana seeds to ensure the yield you produce is of the highest caliber.
Don’t worry if you’re a little confused and overwhelmed; we’re going to break it all down for you and help you make an informed decision to choose the ideal marijuana seed for your harvest.
Feminized Cannabis Seeds
Feminized seeds can only be produced by hermaphrodite or monoecious female cannabis plants. Cannabis cultivators and growers have accomplished this through methods such as:
- A technique called Rodelization
- Spraying the plant with colloidal silver
- Repeatedly spraying the plant with gibberellic acid for several days
When growing feminized seeds, there will only be a single set of genes present, meaning the plants that are produced from the feminized seeds will be almost identical to the self-pollinated parent plant.
Growers and cultivators of marijuana plants take advantage of the many benefits of feminized seeds. They provide a guarantee to the grower because they ensure that there won’t be any male plants. The seeds from the male plant have the ability to ruin the entire harvest if they’re not detected and removed promptly.
For growers that have limited space and quantity restrictions, the feminized seeds provide a clear way to save space by not having the harvest overpopulated with a mixture of male and female plants. Furthermore, using feminized seeds allows the grower to perform less work, maintenance of the plants and still have the potential to produce high yielding plants.
Autoflowering strains are the product of years of heavy research, experimenting and careful breeding. Unlike feminized seeds, they’re not the result of genetic modification but have taken cannabis cultivation to the next level. Auto-flowering seeds require minimal effort and still produce an extremely high yield when grown correctly.
To create potent auto-flowering seeds that produce high yields, regular strains of Sativa and Indica are cross-bred with Ruderalis. The Ruderalis strain originated in the colder parts of the world such as Siberia and China. This environment allowed Ruderalis to evolve and become less dependent on light and more resilient to harsh conditions and terrain.
Auto-flowering seeds have many benefits, making them the number one choice for beginner and expert cannabis growers.
The advantages of auto-flowering seeds:
- Harvest all year round: auto-flowering seeds don’t depend on heavy light cycles to produce flowers. This provides a big benefit to growers as they can grow their crops all year round without having to worry about the seasons affecting the success of their plants. Beginners will find this very useful, as they can become more acquainted with cultivating cannabis crops without worrying that their harvest will be unsuccessful.
- Faster growth: auto-flowering seeds produce plants and flowers very quickly in comparison to other seeds. Consistent production of fresh plants and yields can be done in as little as 10 weeks and still produce the same level of yield as a conventional strain.
- Discretion: if you’re lacking open space or worried that someone might spot your plants, don’t worry. Auto-flowering seeds don’t grow above 1.2 meters, making them ideal for tighter spaces, stealth and discretion.
- Resilient: auto-flowering seeds can be grown indoors and outdoors, due to their resilience to the cold and pests. When growing auto-flowering strains indoors, it’s as simple as putting the plants under an 18/6 light cycle.
The Bottom Line
Choosing the right marijuana seeds for your harvest will depend on several factors such as your skill level, the amount of space you have and whether you’re growing indoors or outdoors.
It’s a good idea to assess the type of environment that you’ll be growing your plants in prior to purchasing any seeds, that way, you can ensure the best outcome for your harvest.
All You Need to Know About Feminized Seeds
Feminized seeds, marijuana seeds specially bred to produce only female plants, have been gaining popularity over the past five years or so.
Feminized seeds have become so popular that most seed companies now have both feminized and regular seeds available for each of their marijuana strains. And why not? A batch of seeds that will grow all female plants sounds great, right? Unfortunately, there are problems with feminized seeds that have been widely reported by growers around the world. Before we discuss the problems, it is important to understand how feminized seeds are made.
Discovered by the same generation of growers that learned the secrets of indoor growing, feminized seeds are nothing new.
If you have a budding female plant that suffers a lot of stress, it can produce male flowers. These flowers are able to pollinate any female plants around, including itself. The seeds resulting from this ‘union’ would produce a very high ratio of females to males.
The old-school terms for producing feminized seeds were ‘hermaphroditic breeding’ or ‘breeding with Herman’. It was discovered in the 70’s and many growers experimented with the techniques through the 80’s.
What was found is that the new generation of (over 90% female) plants had a highly increased tendency to ‘turn Herman’, meaning that many of them would produce male flowers with little or no stress. Since a single bud of male flowers can easily pollinate all females in a grow room or all nearby females outdoors, feminized seeds took up residence in the backs of the minds of early marijuana growers and were not widely used.
These days, many companies use hormones rather than stress to produce their feminized seeds.
Hormones can be applied to branches of female plants (or even male plants) to switch the sex of that branch. Due to the wide disagreements about the tendency of feminized seeds to ‘turn Herman‘, I believe this hormonal approach to be vastly more reliable and actually capable of producing the desired high quality all-female seed batches. The online conflict over feminized seeds has a couple of patterns that seem to support this theory.
Most growers that purchase feminized seeds from high-class seed companies, such as Green House Seeds in Amsterdam, report no problems with hermaphrodites. Most growers that report hermy problems without much stress have bought their seeds from companies that haven’t been around very long, or are totally geared toward commercial and guerrilla grows.
If you choose to purchase feminized seeds, make sure you research the seed company that breeds them. Here is an example of a nice test of feminized seeds.
When searching for a brand of feminized seeds to grow, it is important not to go with the cheapest seeds you can find. Remember, stress-induced fems produce only 90% – 95% females and have a much greater risk of ‘turning Herman’. While no seed company that I’ve seen actually breaks down their methods for producing feminized seeds, there are ways to improve your chances.
Price is a good indicator, and so is the general reputation of the seed breeding company. I’ve found the most valuable indicator of quality is simply their inventory. Companies with only a few different available strains are usually the work of a single breeder with a few helpers, such as DJ Short. Reputation is the most important deciding factor here, as most new companies also have only a few varieties.
Paradise Seeds has many negative reviews of their feminized seeds. They also have a strain called Opium. This kind of thing is the basis for my ‘don’t buy from companies that compare marijuana to any other drug’ theory.
For larger companies, simply look at the list of available strains.
Are there any pure sativa strains such as Haze or Durban Poison available? Seed companies helpful enough to sell you their pure sativas are a good bet for quality. If a seed company has no pure sativa to offer you, it is because they profit much more from selling crosses, rather than selling you the genetics needed to make your own crosses.
Are they selling strains like Green Crack, Herojuana or other strains that make marijuana sound like a ‘gangsta drug’? As a general rule, any company that compares marijuana to any other drug or uses profanity in the strain name is simply not a very professional company. The only exception to the profanity rule is Matanuska Thunderfuck, which is a fabled Alaskan strain that has been around for at least twenty years.
A great place to do your research is Attitude Seed Bank in the UK. They carry stock from over 100 seed breeders around the world, and you can see obvious examples of good breeders and bad breeders. Please remember to take your time with your selection, because you’ll be working with whichever seeds you buy for at least a few months, up to several years.
Anyone have any experiences with feminized seeds (good or bad) to share? Please feel free to do so in the comment box below. Any seed breeders think I’m giving feminized seeds a bum rap? Also, please feel free to speak your mind. I wish all of you luck with whichever seeds you choose, Happy Growing!