Romulan, named after the alien Star Trek race, is a powerful indica revered for its potent therapeutic qualities. Many hybridized variations of Romulan exist, but nearly all can promise a full body calm with heavily intoxicating properties. This strain is great for all levels of cannabis consumers. Visit your local SmartWeed dispensary or use an app like Eaze or Weedmaps to see where they carry Romulan near you.
Romulan by Helios is easily accessible. I was able to get 7 grams for $50 from SmartWeed. The Romulan strain comes packaged in eighths in glass containers. The containers are decorated with Greek inspired art and are labeled with all pertinent info about the flower like THC and CBD content as well as harvest date, batch number, and expiration date. The batch that I got tested at 17.89% THC and 0.05% CBD. These squat, pine-scented plants produce dense frosty buds that have found their following among connoisseurs in British Columbia and the Pacific Northwest. The Romulan strain is bred with love by Helios and their motto is “powered by the sun.”
APPEARANCE AND AROMA
The Romulan indica strain has small to medium-sized spade-shaped nugs that are slightly dense and fluffy. The bud is more yellow-green than olive green with prominent brownish-orange pistils. It’s a super frosty bud with a generous layer of trichomes covering the surface. The use of a grinder is recommended with this strain to protect the integrity of the trichomes on this bud. The scent of the bud is hard to put my finger on. It’s a very complex smell with a few different undertones that change depending on the state of the bud. You’ve got to smell it yourself to truly appreciate the glory of the Romulan strain.
EFFECTS AND USES
The Romulan strain has a lot of uses due to the variety of effects. The effects of the Romulan strain leave consumers feeling relaxed, tired, hungry, happy, creative and sleepy. A deep, sedating relaxation makes Romulan a favorite strain for patients treating muscle spasms and nerve damage. This strain is great for treating stress, migraines, pain, insomnia, appetite issues, anxiety, depression, and much more! With a THC content of 17.89%, Romulan by Helios is a moderately leveled strain with a decent multitude of uses. The Romulan strain is recommended for best use as a nighttime or early evening strain. Whenever you’re free and don’t have anything planned for after you smoke, that would be the time to break out the Helios Romulan strain.
Whether you’re a huge Star Trek fan or have never seen a single Star Trek movie in your life, you’re sure to be impressed and fall in love with this interesting strain. Romulan brings an element of surprise and wonder to the usual smoke session. Romulan is great for easing the sting of a migraine or pesky headache. The well-balanced combination of THC and CBD makes this strain perfect for those who want all the wonderful effects of CBD but feel overwhelmed by the sensation of too much THC. Helios Romulan strain is suitable for a wide range of medical marijuana users and recreational users will find it enjoyable as well. Let us know what you think of the Romulan strain by Helios down in the comments below!