A few questions about purchasing Mail Order cannabis seeds
Is it safe to order cannabis seeds through the mail?
People always wonder about the legal risk of purchasing cannabis seeds through the mail. Legitimate seed vendors (including those we recommend) ship discreetly to most locations. Seeds can be stopped by customs, but this doesn’t happen often.
Where can I buy cannabis seeds safely?
There are a number of good seed vendors out there. Our recommendations are established companies with great customer reviews so you know you’re purchasing quality cannabis seeds.
Beware of cannabis Seed Scams
If you’re contacted via social media to purchase seeds, chances are you’ve been targeted for a scam. We recommend using established cannabis seed vendors.
Quick Look at the Best Feminized Cannabis Seed Strains
- Auto Blue Dream Feminized Seeds Not only is this a strain feminized, but it's autoflowering too. Top-rated, highly sought after strain. Sweet
- Girl Scout Cookies Feminized Cannabis Seeds
This high THC Indica strain is sure to please. Let it veg a little longer to really boost yields.
- White LSD Autoflowering Feminized Cannabis Seeds
A great auto feminized strain with tons of white crystals. Finishes in as few as 70 days with monster yields for an autoflower.
- Train Wreck Feminized Cannabis Seeds
This one has a Sativa lineage, but it grows like an Indica, That means it’s great for a small grow and can still produce decent yields. Fruity and skunky. You’ll love it.
Have more questions about cannabis seeds? Check out our FAQs below.
Writer's Note: My seed recommendations are based on talks with growers, patients, as well as customer reviews and my own personal preference.
What are feminized cannabis seeds?
Marijuana, like most sexually reproducing plants, has two sexes. Since males are generally a waste of money unless your breeding, feminized cannabis seeds take the guesswork out of removing male plants before they are able to pollinate your females.
How are cannabis seeds feminized?
Cannabis seeds are feminized by spraying the seeds with colloidal silver or silver thiosulfate. This forces the cannabis seeds to feminize, or, “be female.”
Where to buy feminized cannabis seeds
There are a number of reputable vendors selling feminized cannabis seeds. A good seller will ship cannabis seeds in discreet packaging, offer some kind of refund if you happen to get bad seeds, and accept normal, secure methods of payment.
Now, read on for my feminized seed recommendations!
These Blue Dream feminized seeds aren't only feminized, but autoflowering as well. That means you won't have to change up the light cycle when your plants are ready to flower, they just do it! Blue Dream offers a killer stone with no paranoia, and it flowers quickly for a Sativa. You should definitely check out this potent and easy to grow cannabis seed strain! Don't forget to use our discount code for 10% off: GNET10%
If only the scouts were selling these seeds instead of actual cookies. Girl Scout Cookies the cannabis strain has become very popular over the past few years, and for good reason. It's sweet and spicy smell and taste will make you think of fresh baked cookies. Additionally, this potent strain has tested as high as 24% THC and has been known to send users to the pantry for a snack, meaning it'll give you the munchies. This makes it a great strain for people hoping to stimulate their appetite. Have a bite!
This is another feminized strain that's also autoflowering. If you grow from these seeds, expect a tall plant with dense resinous buds. This one goes from seed to flower in only 70 days, so if you're looking for a quick turnaround, White LSD is for you. The stone has been described as similar to that of Maui Wowie and makes for a great daytime smoke, leaving you uplifted and social. Be sure to use our discount code for 10% off your purchase: GNET10%
Fruity and skunky, Train Wreck is a Sativa dominant that grows more like an Indica, meaning it's great for a grow room. These feminized seeds will produce high yields and growers have said it's one of the easiest to grow. Get ready for its dense resinous buds and a euphoric high that settles into the body for an overall great time. Be sure to use this exclusive discount code for 10% off your purchase: GNET10%
So which strain did you choose? Are you planning to get "wrecked" or are you looking forward to your Girl Scout Cookies? Let us know in the survey below, or better yet, join our forum by clicking the orange button below our marijuana seed FAQs. See you there!
Marijuana Seed Strain FAQs
Is it legal to ship marijuana seeds through the mail? I don't want to get arrested.
This varies, so research the laws in your jurisdiction about shipping cannabis seeds through the mail. Most reputable vendors ship discretely and there are no issues.
What are the best marijuana seeds to buy?
This depends on your budget, available time to grow, and your level of experience. There are advantages to “regular” seeds as they typically result in a larger harvest but you will have to plan for only half of the seeds being female. Feminized strains will give you nearly 100% female plants, but you pay a little more for the convenience.
Where can I buy the best cannabis seeds online?
There are a number of great online seed shops. All of our recommendations come from professional cannabis growers, medicinal patients, personal experience, and customer reviews.
What’s the difference between autoflower and regular cannabis seeds?
Autoflower seeds begin to flower according to their age. “Regular” seeds flower in response to a change in the light cycle. Autoflowering strains are “easier” in the sense that you don’t have to switch the light cycle, they just start flowering when they’re ready.
What’s the difference between regular marijuana seeds and feminized marijuana seeds?
Feminized seeds have been bred and treated to nearly 100% female. They cost a bit more but you don’t have to worry about throwing out the half of your plants that turn out male.
Are feminized cannabis seeds worth the price?
When you buy feminized seeds you can be confident that nearly 100% of your plants will be female. Feminized seeds are definitely worth the price if the idea of sexing your plants and removing the males isn't for you.
Are some cannabis seed strains easier to grow than others?
Yes. As mentioned above, autoflowering strains are easy to grow due to their simple light requirement. Some regular seeds are not much more difficult as long as you can control the light cycle. A few other strains, typically regular seed strains, can have very specific nutrient, watering, temperature, and humidity needs.
What strains are good for growing marijuana indoors? What seed strains are good for growing marijuana outdoors?
There are many good strains suited for indoor growing and just as many good seed strains for outdoor cultivation. You have to consider the space you’re growing in. Outdoor marijuana strains will grow tall and may not be suitable for you indoor grow. The main consideration when deciding between indoor and outdoor is the amount of space. An “outdoor” strain will grow fine indoors, as long as it has enough room.
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About the Author
Chris DeWildt is a graduate of Grand Valley State University and Western Kentucky University. He worked in education and publishing for ten years before joining the team at Growers Network. In addition to editing the GN blog, Chris also works on the Canna Cribs series.