Like its namesake, the black widow spider, this strain will take you on a wild ride with a happy ending, without the death part. The Sativa dominant hybrid has a Brazilian and South Indian ancestry and it gives the highest trips. Consumers have testified of the extreme cerebral potency and trippy feelings of euphoria induced by this strain. It produces a mild body high that induces a strong case of couch-lock so you know this strain is not for babies. You need to be mentally strong enough for the effects of the Black Widow.
The plant is recognized by a dense forest of bright green buds with sprinkles of purple and orange hairs frosted with trichomes. With a high THC content averaging at 28%, this strain is highly potent. Abuse or over-consumption can lead to hallucinations, headaches and a feeling of being frozen in place. It can also cause dizziness and an extreme case of paranoia.
Black Widow causes an extreme case of the munchies and so is generally used to increase the appetite; this is particularly useful for cancer patients. It can also be used for cases of mild anxiety, stress, chronic pain and insomnia. This strain is advised for evening/nighttime use. It is advised to have a cold bottle of water nearby and stay in an airy environment when using this strain.