The cannabis strain Romulan is an indica that smells of pine and bares an earthy, woody taste. When harvest-ready, its buds are quite frosty with trichome.
The origins of Romulan currently remain unknown. It was purchased by a company named Federation Seeds who wanted to rescue the strain from dying out in 1996. Because of this, Romulan was female-only and had to be crossed with another strain: White Rhino. Eventually, Federation Seeds back-bred the strain enough so that only 3% of White Rhino’s genetics now exist within it.
Average THC levels for this strain are around 20% with some crops reaching up to 25%. It’s been described as having the ability to “dent your head”, creating ridges similar to the Romulan race in Star Trek. This is said because the high is powerful and strikes the consumer first with a head rush that releases itself throughout the body and sedates you into a couch-lock. It will cause sleepiness and is best used at night time, with many reviewers claiming it helps relieve muscle spasms and pain from nerve damage. Expect to have the munchies after consuming this strain.
Romulan is known to have ill side-effects such as bouts of paranoia, dizziness, and headaches when high doses are consumed.
Indica 70% / 30% Sativa