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Black Lotus

With a snowy coating and piney aroma, this unique strain (cultivar) is a cross between Snow Lotus by Bodhi Seeds and Pacific Northwest (also called UW Black Hashplant). Moderate to high THC levels make Black Lotus a popular marijuana strain for people with insomnia and chronic pain.

People with arthritis and anxiety may also benefit from this strain of diverse effects. The 70% indica and 30% sativa profile of Black Lotus makes this strain with a spicy, earthy flavor a favorite among people seeking to unwind from a hectic day.

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Strain types

  • 70%Indica
  • 30%Sativa


  • Diesel
  • Floral
  • Lavender
  • Pine


  • Fruity
  • Pepper
  • Smoke


Black Lotus has an unusual terpene profile, with the terpenes sabinene and trans-nerolidol being dominant. Sabinene adds to the strain’s peppery taste and pine-like scent, while trans-nerolidol adds a floral aroma. Linalool — known for its lavender scent — makes an appearance as well.

  • Linalool

  • Sabinene

  • Trans-Nerolidol



Black Lotuss has been reported to have the following effects:

  • Euphoria
  • Laughter
  • Relaxing
  • Sleepiness

The following adverse effects have also been reported:

  • Dry Eyes
  • Dry Mouth
  • Fatigue
  • Rapid Heartbeat

Black Lotus’ relaxing, giggle-inducing high offers its users a welcome escape from life’s mental and physical stressors. Reviews of this strain indicate its psychoactive effects bring a sense of euphoria while simultaneously calming the body, gearing it up for a restful night’s sleep.

Medical Applications

With a high THC content and heavy indica-leaning profile, Black Lotus reportedly helps its users calm down and drift off to sleep. It also may help those with arthritis. These effects may be due to the strain’s specific terpene profile. Sabinene is known for its anti-inflammatory effects, and nerolidol is said to have sedative and anti-anxiety effects.
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Anxiety, Panic Disorders

Cannabis contains many anxiolytic (anti-anxiety) compounds that can beat stress and reduce the production of the stress hormone cortisol.

Organ Systems

  • Brain & Nervous System

Black Lotus is known for helping people with chronic pain, especially those with arthritis. The strain relaxes the body and mind, allowing the joints to loosen and lubricate.

Organ Systems

  • Muscular



growing strains

The flowers of the Black Lotus plant have thin orange hairs and trichomes with a sticky texture. Successful outdoor growers will live in a humid climate with warm daytime temperatures up to 80 degrees Fahrenheit.


30 inches.

Humidity and Temperature

Humid; 70 to 80 degrees Fahrenheit.


Eight to nine weeks.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What Is Black Lotus Good For?

Black Lotus is a good hybrid strain for unwinding, and many users prefer this strain for early evening relaxation.

How Does Black Lotus Make You Feel?

Black Lotus may make you feel less anxious and depressed and calm and ready for a good night’s sleep.

Is Black Lotus an Indica or Sativa?
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