Trainwreck Strain

What Strain Is Trainwreck Sativa Or Indica?

Trainwreck is a sativa-dominant hybrid marijuana strain (80%Sativa/20%Indica) with high THC levels and a low CBD content. Buds are dense, sticky, and covered with trichomes. They have an earthy, almost skunky odor with a hint of lemon. Flavor is similar: earthy with a touch of sweetness. A perfect strain for those looking for immediate pain relief and a heavy case of the munchies. Trainwreck marijuana emerged sometime in the early nineteen eighties from the emerald triangle region of Northern California.

Trainwreck Strain Genetics:

The lineage traces to a cross between thai sativa, mexican sativa and afghani indica strains created by legendary cultivator, Steve Tuck in humboldt county.

  • mexican thai sativas x afghani indicas strains


Dark dense buds with bright orange hairs that curl and twist through out the sticky resin white crystal trichomes and bright sugar leafs. These sativa hybrids landrace strains are known for there heavy trichome coverage and high calyx to leaf ratio.


Trainwreck weed has a strong after taste of lemon lime with hits of earthy and woodsy notes. Semi-spicy or even peppery on exhale with notes of fruit and citrus.


Produces a strong citrus smell more reminiscent of lemon-lime + menthol smell with an occasional fruitiness creeping through. The oder instantly reminds you of ground pepper with a dash of sweetness

Trainwreck Strain Effects:

Effects from the trainwreck strain hit you like a freight train with mood enhancing and heavy euphoria. Intense cerebral high that can be overwhelming. Few hits of this hybrid strain are needed to induce a full body buzz and a couch lock. Don’t be surprised by imaginative and inventive thoughts making you more productive while relaxing and unwinding. Dry eyes and dry mouth are negative side effects so have some eye drops and drinks ready.


Medical marijuana is popular among patients suffering from anxiety, stress, migraines or PTSD. Used by many to alleviate chronic joint aches and muscle spasms. These are suggestions and are not intended as professional medical advice.


  • Chronic Stress
  • Pain Relief
  • Appetite Loss
  • Depression
  • Insomnia
  • Headaches

Trainwreck Strain Grow Info:

Plant can be done indoor and outdoor however these thick stemmed plants grow fairly tall with a flowering period of 8-10 weeks and ready for harvest in October. The indoor yield of trainwreck strain is eighteen ounces per square meter and outdoor yield is up to twenty five ounces in perfect conditions. Might be slightly more prone to moisture damage and fungal growths.


  • indoor yield is 18 ounces per square meter
  • outdoor yield is 25 ounces per plant

We advise consulting the cannabis community for more tips when growing marijuana.

Trainwreck Strain Info:

type: trainwreck cannabis strain
aka: train wreck and trainwreck og
parent strains: crossed mexican and thai sativa with afghani indica
full bodied effects: body high | couch lock | head high
smell: sweet | lemon | cedar
terpene profile: b-caryophyllene | b-myrcene
taste: earthy | pine | sharp
flowering time: 8-10 weeks
ready for harvest: late october to early november
average thc percentage: 18-24%
cbd levels% <1%
indica or sativa: 80/20 sativa dominance
indoor yield: 18 oz/ m2
outdoor yield: 25 oz/ plant
growth difficulty: easy to grow