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Top 10 Autoflowering Cannabis Strains For Cold Climates

Knowing which autoflowering cultivars are better suited for colder climates, can give you an advantage when it comes to growing outdoors. In this article you will discover the 10 best autoflowering strains for taking on challenging weather, with the highest resistance to the cold, wet, wind and pathogens.

1. Zkittlez Auto

Sugary candy sweet lemon flavors, massive yields, and an excellent performer outdoors in all scenarios. This mainly indica variety will take between 9-10 weeks before harvesting, making her fast flowering time ideal for those who experience short summers and require fast flowering cultivars that will mature in a short time. Zkittlez will stop growing at 100cm in height, giving her a stocky and compact appearance, one she begins to fill out with buds. With 23% THC and an incredible terpene profile, this cultivar is a must-have for commercial growers and flavor chasers living in all types of climates.

Grow Tips

• She has a strong resistance to cold, wind, pathogens, and insects.

• Due to her excessive weight, supporting the side branches is advised.

• A nutrient-hungry strain that can take high amounts of nutrient solution.

2. Purple Lemonade

A medium height, fast flowering indica dominant hybrid with the ultimate bag appeal. Flowering time will take 9-10 weeks where she will produce purple colored plants, glistening in resin. Height wise expect this cultivar to grow between 70-110cm making her ideal for anyone with limited height. Sweet citrus lemon terpenes, yields of 500 gr/m2 and THC levels of 22% make Purple Lemonade an excellent strain for beginner growers, as well as growers who require a fast flowering strain. She loves to be trained and tied down using L.S.T techniques and will reward first-time growers with dense and chunky nugs.

Grow Tips

• We recommend tying down the plants during the first 4 weeks.

• A very versatile strain that can endure long periods without nutrients if needs be.

• A vigorous and sturdy plant with a very short and squat structure, resistant to strong winds.

3. Original Auto OG Kush

An extremely potent effect with 23% THC, pungent, lemon citrus terps with rock-solid performance, make Original Auto OG Kush a wise choice for growers who experience colder climates. This West Coast classic will grow between 70-110cm low meaning she is perfect for staying discreet, flowering in 63 days. Well recommended for beginner growers in search of a quick flowering crop perfect for Sea of Green. Outdoors Original Auto OG Kush is very resilient meaning she can take cold temperatures and wet weather, with a strong resistance to mold, mildew, and insects.

Grow Tips

• Thanks to her extra-tough resistance, this cultivar is ideal for all types of climates.

• When growing outdoors, be careful of how pungent her aroma can become.

• She enjoys a higher than a normal nutrient solution and is a big feeder.

4. Gelato Auto

Gelato Auto ticks all the boxes when it comes to yield, potency, and resistance. This indica-dominant hybrid is a very fast flowering strain taking 9 weeks, perfectly suited for commercial growers who want multiple outdoor harvests each year. Not only will this lady reward you with abundant harvests of sweet, citrus, vanilla cookie flavored terps, but she can also adapt to challenging colder climates easily, meaning those who experience a short Summers and cold Winter will get excellent results. Thanks to the medium height of 70-100cm, Gelato Auto reacts very well to topping and tying down allowing to enhance production further.

Grow Tips

• We recommend this cultivar to extract artists and hash makers, thanks to her prolific resin profile.

• Defoliating some fan leaves during the early stages of growth will allow sunlight to penetrate further to the lower parts of the plant.

• Topping and tying down can increase yields further and reduce the final plant height.

Knowing which autoflowering cultivars are better suited for colder climates, can give you an advantage when it comes to growing outdoors. In this article you wi

Top 5 Autoflowering Strains For Cold Climates (2020 Update)

If you’re living in a colder climate like the UK or Germany, you might think your only option is to grow indoors? Think again! With this list, we detail the top 5 autoflowering strains that are sure to impress in cold climates.

If you are living in a colder climate like the UK, the Netherlands, Poland, or Germany, you might assume your options for growing cannabis are pretty limited. Think again! There are plenty of autoflowering cannabis strains that will truly thrive in a cooler environment.

Autoflowers are low-maintenance, resilient, fast to grow, and do not need a change in light cycle to flower. This makes them an accessible option for all types of growers, especially those who don’t always have Mother Nature on their side.

In this article, we take a look at five autoflowering strains that will flourish in colder climates.


We start our list with Sweet Skunk Automatic. This indica-dominant hybrid was created by combining two popular strains: Critical Domina and Big Devil #2. Taking the best properties from both parents, this quick-growing plant races from seed to harvest in around 8 weeks. Rarely growing taller than 60–100cm, it is the perfect choice for those with limited space. But don’t be fooled into thinking this small plant won’t provide worthwhile yields. On average, you can expect up to 110g/plant.

With a THC content of 15%, Sweet Skunk Automatic induces a pleasant, mildly euphoric high that can be enjoyed at any time of day. Add to this her fruity and spicy aroma and flavour, and you have a real sweet treat on your hands.

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