Maui Wowie is a Sativa-dominant landrace strain that originated in the 1970s on the Hawaiian island for which it’s named.
While the strain’s exact genetics are unknown, Maui Wowie plants can grow over 10 feet high outdoors.
About Maui Wowie
Maui Waui featured THC content well into the teens and quickly became one of the most desired strains available.
These days, it is considered to be a middle to high grade medication that provides a typical Sativa high with a few Indica perks.
Other strains (along with new hybrids) have caught up and even surpassed this legendary strain in THC content.
Frequent users of Maui Waui report a happy and energetic high that can also increase creativity.
It provides a light and pleasant body numbing sensation as well as a strong case of the stereotypical ‘munchies.’
Some also encounter dizziness and headaches when consuming larger doses or edibles.
The Sativa effects of this strain can relieve stress, anxiety, and chronic depression.
Maui Waui’s Indica side may be useful for easing minor chronic aches and pains.
Some users also use Maui Waui as medication for chronic migraine.
Maui Waui originated as an outdoor grow on the island of Maui and almost immediately spread to all the Hawaiian Islands.
The plants of this strain show their true heritage in their height, usually reaching around 175 centimeters.
When grown in a tropical climate, Maui Waui is fairly resistant to molds and mildew as well as disease.