Top 5 shortest autoflower strains at Weedseedsexpress

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Some choose cannabis seeds that ensure the highest possible yield, others prefer mold resistant seeds. But the more impatient grower chooses fast flowering cannabis seeds with the shortest cycle possible so they can harvest quickly.

Harvest within 8 weeks

Generally speaking, a cannabis plant needs a whole season to fully flower. Usually 3 to 5 months after which the plant can be harvested. However, thanks to clever genetics, the flowering time has been drastically reduced to as little as 8 weeks. There are even varieties that you can harvest earlier!

Any downside to autoflowers with a short flowering cycle?

Well, every advantage has its disadvantage. So it may be at the expense of for example, the amount of yield or a lower THC and / or CBD value. However, that does not apply to the species below.

Top 5 shortest autoflowering strains

Fast flowering cannabis seeds are not only limited to autoflower seeds. There are also plenty of regular and feminized short flowering cannabis seeds.

Nevertheless, we have limited our Top 5 list to autoflower seeds. Especially for those who want to grow weed fast and easy.

Curious? These are our top picks of fast flowering autoflower seeds with the shortest life-cycle.

  1. Northern Lights Autoflower
  2. Critical Autoflower
  3. Mazar Autoflower
  4. Girl Scout Cookies Autoflowers
  5. Gorilla Glue Autoflower

1. Northern Lights Autoflower

Northern Lights Autoflower seeds regularly appear in our Top 5 lists which is not surprising. They are one of the most versatile cannabis seeds to grow.

If you like the real Skunk flavor, you can’t really ignore Northern Lights Autoflower. But the weed of this little plant is not only popular because of the taste. This Indica dominant cannabis strain is especially loved because she is short, fast and easy to grow. And to top it off, she also produces a high yield per cannabis plant.

This type of cannabis plant consists of 70% Indica, 10% Sativa. The last 20% is Ruderalis, which ensures that the plant grows automatically. This fast and easy grower is therefore very popular with beginner growers.

Northern Lights autoflowering feminized seeds Northern Lights autoflowering feminized seeds
Levels 20% THC / 0.2% CBD
Variety 70% Indica / 10% Sativa
Yield 175 to 400 grams/m²
Flowering time up to 63 days
Growersprofile Beginner

2. Critical Autoflower

Critical is an autoflower strain you can’t go wrong with. She is characterized by her sweet and juicy aroma, fast growth, high mold resistance and relaxing high.

Users who are familiar with this autoflower know its delicious smell and intense aroma. The effects are euphoric and provide a relaxed feeling. It’s the perfect choice to relax on the couch.

This autoflower is also often used by people with medical complaints. It can help with chronic pain, sleep disorders, stress, anxiety, muscle spasms and a wide range of physical ailments.

The plant reaches an average height of about 80 cm. She is usually ready for harvest in about 8 to 10 weeks. Novice growers will have no trouble with Critical Autoflower because it requires very little attention.

Critical is also popular due to her yield potential. She is capable of producing a yield of about 70-80 grams per plant.

Critical autoflowering feminized seeds Critical autoflowering feminized seeds
Levels 20% THC / 0.5% CBD
Variety 50% Indica / 30% Sativa
Yield 400 to 600 grams/m²
Flowering time up to 63 days
Growersprofile Beginner

3. Mazar Autoflower

Mazar Autoflower seeds are the result of a cross between the legendary Mazar Indica strain and a Ruderalis. Because Mazar contains only 10% THC, you don’t have to be afraid of a very powerful effect. It just gives you a very lazy and relaxed feeling, but still keeps you sharp.

The Mazar Autoflower seeds grow into short but very strong plants and are very resistant to mold and pests. The plant has beautiful long leaves with a deep green hue and flowers quickly.

Mazar produces many dense buds in a short time that are abundantly covered with resin and orange colored trichomes. It yields a nice amount of weed per plant which is of high quality. Very suitable for beginner growers.

The weed has an aroma reminiscent of damp plowed earth after a heavy downpour, complemented by mild fruity tones she is highly recommended!

4. Girl Scout Cookies Autoflower

Girl Scout Cookies Autoflower was created from a cross between West Coast OG, Durban Poison and Ruderalis. The result is a feminized, Sativa/Indica autoflower that is strong, robust, easy to grow, and… fast flowering. After a short period of only two weeks after the seed is planted, the Girl Scout Cookies autoflower begins to bloom.

The seeds grow into small cannabis plants with a short height of 60 to 100 cm. Eventually, this autoflower will develop into a compact plant with nice thick buds. Keep in mind that the smell of Girl Scout Cookies autoflower is quite strong and present. But if you like sweets, this should definitely not be a problem.

The Girl Scout Cookies Autoflower is one of the best strains to grow indoors because she doesn’t get too big. It is also an ideal strain for anyone looking for a physical and mental high.

Girl Scout Cookies autoflowering seeds Girl Scout Cookies autoflowering seeds
Levels 22% THC / 0.5% CBD
Variety 60% Indica / 20% Sativa
Yield 250 to 600 grams/m²
Flowering time up to 63 days
Growersprofile Beginner

5. Gorilla Glue Autoflower

Gorilla Glue Autoflower is the result of crossing between Gorilla Glue and Ruderalis. The plants are small and have a solid structure. However, despite having a short posture, the plant produces enormously potent weed. The extremely high THC content can go up to 26%.

Gorilla Glue Autoflower gives generally good yields when grown indoors. The plant is also undemanding. Give it well-aerated soil, use a pot with a minimum capacity of 7L (10L optimal) and water it regularly in small amounts. An ideal plant for beginner growers.

Gorilla Glue Autoflower produces an intense smell and taste, with notes of lemon, pine, sweet fruit and diesel. The effect of the Gorilla Glue Autoflower hits like a bomb! This is because of the high THC content. So keep that in mind. It mainly gives a euphoric feeling, so you don’t have to worry about falling asleep.

Gorilla Glue autoflowering feminized seeds Gorilla Glue autoflowering feminized seeds
Levels 26% THC / 1% CBD
Variety 50% Indica / 40% Sativa
Yield 350 to 550 grams/m²
Flowering time up to 56 days
Growersprofile Beginner