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Black Roses

Developed from delicious seeds by Red Dirt Ridge Genetics, Black Roses is a rare indica-dominant hybrid strain (cultivar) made of 70% indica genetics and 30% sativa. The Black Roses strain is a potent cross of the infamous Grand Reserve Headband and Early Girl, which offers a relaxing body buzz. Medical users enjoy the strain for its positive effects on chronic pain, anxiety, and insomnia. High-THC levels provide long-lasting effects for medical and recreational users alike.

Black Roses has an aroma profile that includes fresh flowers and rose buds. Citrus and diesel intermingle to create an unexpected flavor profile. The plant’s physical characteristics include buds with bright orange hairs, thick nuggets, and orangey trichomes resembling amber frost.

The Black Roses strain is sometimes confused with Black Sugar Rose, an entirely different hybrid from crossing Critical Mass and Black Domina.

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Strain types

  • 70%Indica
  • 30%Sativa


  • Floral
  • Pungent


  • Citrus
  • Lime
  • Orange


Beta-caryophyllene is the most abundant terpene in Black Roses, which also contains moderate concentrations of delta-3 carene. Both of these terpenes contribute to the strain’s anti-inflammatory effects.

  • Myrcene

  • Trans-Nerolidol



Black Rosess has been reported to have the following effects:

  • Calming
  • Pain Relief
  • Relaxing
  • Sleepiness

The following adverse effects have also been reported:

  • Cottonmouth
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dry Mouth
  • Fatigue

Black Roses is praised for settling its users into an uber-relaxed and sedative state, making it the perfect complement to a lazy afternoon or evening wind-down. Reviews of this strain indicate its psychoactive effects bring a tingly sense of peace and calm throughout the body.

It also packs an intense punch. With up to 20% THC and a heavy indica-leaning profile, this strain could cause extreme fatigue in inexperienced users, especially at high doses. Additionally, Black Roses’ abundance of carene is likely to cause dry mouth (cottonmouth).

Medical Applications

Black Roses reviewers report using this indica hybrid for various medical purposes. Its cannabinoid profile benefits those with insomnia or anxiety, providing a sense of calm and total relaxation.
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Black Roses can elicit intensely positive reactions from some users who report falling asleep easily after consuming small amounts of the strain.

Organ Systems

  • Brain & Nervous System
  • Mental / Emotional
Anxiety, Panic Disorders

The mental effects of Black Roses extend to anxiety relief, as some users claim that the strain dissolves their stress and makes them feel euphoric.

Organ Systems

  • Brain & Nervous System

Cannabinoids like CBD can help modulate serotonin transmission, giving it anti-depressant and anxiolytic effects.

Organ Systems

  • Brain & Nervous System



growing strains

Little information is available about growing Black Roses, but experts say that the strain does not produce an impressive yield. The strain may be cultivated indoors or outdoors in a mild climate with moderate humidity.


30 cm to 60 cm

Humidity and Temperature

Semi-humid, warm climate


49 to 56 days

Frequently Asked Questions

What Is Black Roses Good For?

Black Roses is good for seasoned cannabis users who want a powerful high that may activate the couch lock effect.

How Does Black Roses Make You Feel?

Black Roses makes people feel happy and sleepy at the same time. Many people use the strain at bedtime instead of a sleeping pill.

Is Black Roses an Indica or Sativa?

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