10 High Yielding Indica Strains (With Pictures)

Every grower wants high yields!

However, if you don’t pick a strain with the right genetics, you’re going to be disappointed.

Indica dominant strains are a great place to start.

They’re fast-flowering, short growing, and high yielding.

In this article, I’ll cover the top 10 high-yielding Indica strains to use for your next grow.

Let’s take a quick look at the Top 10 High Yielding Indica Strains

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1. G-13 ~ up to 1000g per plant

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Sativa/Indica30% Sativa
Flowering Time56 to 63 days
Grow DifficultyMedium
Max Indoor Yield600 grams/m²
Max Outdoor Yield1000 grams/plant
Plant Height (Outdoors)90 to 110 cm
Plant Height (Indoors)80 to 100 cm
EffectsCalming, Euphoric, Happy, Hungry, Relaxed, Sleepy, Uplifting
Aroma/FlavorsBerry, Earthy, Pungent, Skunk, Sweet, Woody

With its mysterious origins, G13 is one of the most popular cannabis strains on the market. Its 70% Indica dominance makes it a powerful body stone inducer, providing users with a sense of relaxation and euphoria. This strain can also be medicinally useful for treating sleep disorders, chronic pain, and multiple sclerosis.

When it comes to growth, G13 is relatively short. Its average height ranges from 80-100 cm, but outdoors it can reach a maximum of 110 cm. Flowering time for this strain is 8-10 weeks, and yields are generous, ranging from 550-600 grams per m² indoors and 1000 grams per plant outdoors!

The effects of G13 are strong and lasting. The Indica properties bring a relaxing body stone that leaves users feeling pleasantly lethargic, while the Sativa characteristics provide cerebral effects which can sharpen focus and creativity. While these effects can be pleasurable, it is important to note that an individual with low THC tolerance should take extra care when determining their dosage.

2. Purple Punch ~ up to 800g per plant

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Sativa/Indica20% Sativa
Flowering Time56 to 70 days
Grow DifficultyMedium
Max Indoor Yield650 grams/m²
Max Outdoor Yield800 grams/plant
Plant Height (Outdoors)120 to 150 cm
Plant Height (Indoors)60 to 90 cm
EffectsEuphoric, Relaxed, Sleepy
Aroma/FlavorsBerry, Fruity, Herbal, Sweet

Purple Punch is a strain that never fails to amaze. It’s an Indica-dominant hybrid created by Supernova Gardens in 2013, with genetics from the legendary Granddaddy Purple and Larry OG strains. It has become so popular over the years it can now be found at cannabis cup contests!

Purple Punch is a medium-sized plant that can grow up to 5.5 feet tall, with a flowering period lasting between 8 and 9 weeks. It’s known for producing high yields of potent flowers with an average THC content of 20%.

The buds have a sweet aroma of grapes, citrus, blueberries, and vanilla; quite the delectable treat! The effects of Purple Punch are well-balanced, providing a strong body high that relaxes users from head to toe while also producing a pleasant sense of euphoria. It’s an ideal strain for medical patients looking for relief from muscle spasms and chronic pain, as well as those seeking to improve their sleep quality.

3. Somango XXL ~ up to 800g per plant

somango xxl
Sativa/Indica25% Sativa
Flowering Time56 to 63 days
Grow DifficultyEasy
Max Indoor Yield675 grams/m²
Max Outdoor Yield800 grams/plant
Plant Height (Outdoors)120 to 220 cm
Plant Height (Indoors)80 to 120 cm
EffectsEnergetic, Euphoric, Stoned, Powerful
Aroma/FlavorsMango, Fruity, Incense

Somango XXL is an Indica dominant hybrid with a strong THC content of 21%. The unique combination of Super Skunk and Jack Herer has resulted in a plant that’s known for its heavy yields, robust buds, and delicious fruity flavors.

Growing Somango XXL will reward you richly with a plant between 80 cm and 120 cm tall if grown indoors or up to 220 centimeters outdoors. Flowering times are typically 56 to 63 days, with the option of harvesting from late September when grown outdoors. In addition, the mature plant will take on beautiful purple hues and crystals of THC that cover her thickly.

Yields are impressive, with indoor harvests of up to 675 grams per m² when grown in a SOG set-up or SCROG. Outdoors you can expect huge amounts, between 700 and 800 grams per plant.

The effects of this strain hit fast and hard, offering a pleasant clear high combined with feelings of relaxation. It is an excellent weed for the evening time as it provides a euphoric and classic high without a couch-lock effect.

4. Black Domina ~ up to 700g per plant

black domina
Sativa/Indica5% Sativa
Flowering Time56 to 61 days
Grow DifficultyEasy
Max Indoor Yield600 grams/m²
Max Outdoor Yield700 grams/plant
Plant Height (Outdoors)70 to 120 cm
Plant Height (Indoors)50 to 70 cm
EffectsHappy, Hungry, Relaxed, Sleepy, Powerful
Aroma/FlavorsEarthy, Spicy, Pine, Woody, Berry, Fruity, Kush

Black Domina is an Indica-dominant hybrid with a 95% Indica heritage. It’s the result of carefully selecting and blending four renowned cannabis strains; Ortega, Afghani, Hash Plant, and Northern Lights. This strain is feminized and has a short flowering period of 8 to 9 weeks. It is a robust and vigorous grower that can reach heights of up to 40 inches.

When grown indoors, Black Domina yields spectacular results with a maximum potential of 550 to 600 grams/m². Outdoors it can produce even larger harvests, as high as 700 grams per plant. The buds produced by this strain are dense and highly resinous, with a unique bouquet of flavors and aromas. On the palate, it offers intense fruity berries complemented by woody notes, pine, and earthiness.

The effects of Black Domina are potent and long-lasting, perfect for relaxation after a hard day’s work or for insomniacs looking for some sweet relief. Consumers report feeling a wave of soothing full-body sedation, along with uplifting euphoria. This strain is also praised for its narcotic qualities that can help alleviate chronic pain, muscle tension, and insomnia.

5. Master Kush ~ up to 700g per plant

master kush
Sativa/Indica5% Sativa
Flowering Time49 to 56 days
Grow DifficultyEasy
Max Indoor Yield600 grams/m²
Max Outdoor Yield700 grams/plant
Plant Height (Outdoors)100 to 120 cm
Plant Height (Indoors)130 to 160 cm
EffectsEnergetic, Euphoric, Happy, Relaxed
Aroma/FlavorsEarthy, Woody

Master Kush is a hybrid strain that was crossed between two popular Indica giants from the Himalayas, Kush and Skunk #1. This strain has been known to produce extraordinary effects due to its balanced Indica-dominant genetics.

When grown indoors, the plant height of Master Kush ranges from 100 to 120 cm; however, when grown outdoors in a warm climate, the plant can reach heights of up to 160 cm. The flowering time of Master Kush is relatively short and takes only 49 to 56 days. This makes it possible for growers to sow and harvest up to three times a year indoors.

The yield of this strain is also quite impressive, with 600 to 700 grams of high-quality weed per plant for outdoor cultivation. Master Kush produces powerful and long-lasting physical relaxation that is mainly concentrated on the body, as well as a euphoric high thanks to its Skunk genetics.

6. Big Bud ~ up to 700g per plant

big bud
THCup to 18%
Sativa/Indica20% Sativa
Flowering Time9 weeks
Grow DifficultyEasy
Max Indoor Yieldup to 700g per plant
Max Outdoor Yieldup to 700g per plant
Plant Height (Outdoors)up to 152 cm
Plant Height (Indoors)up to 152 cm
EffectsEuphoric, Happy, Relaxed, Sleepy
Aroma/FlavorsEarthy, Fruity, Herbal, Pepper, Spicy, Sweet, Wood

Big Bud is an indica-dominant hybrid strain that is known for its high yields and large flowers. This strain was first bred in the Netherlands, and it has become increasingly popular among growers and smokers alike due to its impressive yields, robust flavor profile, and calming effects.

Big Bud is relatively short compared to other strains, usually reaching a height of 2-3 feet. When planted outdoors in sunny Mediterranean climates, plants can reach up to 5 feet tall and produce yields of 25 ounces or more. I

In indoor gardens, Big Bud typically produces between 16-20 ounces per plant when grown using hydroponics or the Sea of Green method. Flowering time is 7-9 weeks, and Big Bud is generally ready for harvest in late October.

Big Bud’s effects are all about relaxation. It delivers a heady buzz that starts slow but builds up to an elated feeling of euphoria. The heavy body effects come on strong, making this strain ideal for those looking to banish stress or get some rest. Big Bud also induces hunger and helps to stimulate the appetite, making it a great strain for those with poor appetites or eating disorders.

7. Gold Leaf ~ up to 650g per plant

gold leaf
THCup to 21%
Sativa/Indica40% Sativa
Flowering Time54 to 63 days
Grow DifficultyEasy
Max Indoor Yieldup to 650g per plant
Max Outdoor Yieldup to 650g per plant
Plant Height (Outdoors)
Plant Height (Indoors)
EffectsEuphoric, Happy, Relaxed, Uplifted
Aroma/FlavorsEarthy, Herbal, Pungent, Spicy, Sweet

Gold Leaf is an indica-dominant strain that has a Sativa heritage and a unique scent. It is perfect for those who need fast relief from everyday stress or lack of appetite, as it works quickly to boost your mood and relax the body without heavy sedation effects.

This strain can be grown both indoors and outdoors, though outdoor growth will yield better results. When it comes to flowering time, expect the buds to be ready for harvest between 8 and 10 weeks. The yield is generous, with the potential for high-grade harvests of around 600-700g/m2 indoors and 600-900g per plant outdoors.

When it comes to the effects of Gold Leaf, smokers can expect an immediate lift in mood – feeling uplifted, happy, relaxed, and creative. In small doses, it is great for relieving fatigue quickly, while larger doses can help stimulate the appetite.

8. Super Skunk ~ up to 595g per plant

super skunk
THCup to 14%
Sativa/Indica20% Sativa
Flowering Time8 to 9 weeks
Grow DifficultyEasy
Max Indoor Yieldup to 595g per plant
Max Outdoor Yieldup to 595g per plant
Plant Height (Outdoors)
Plant Height (Indoors)
EffectsEuphoric, Happy, Relaxed, Sleep, Uplifted
Aroma/FlavorsCheese, Citrus, Earthy, Fruity, Skunk, Sweet

Super Skunk is an indica-dominant strain that has become a go-to for medical and recreational marijuana users alike. It’s a cross between Skunk No. 1, Afghani, and Northern Lights.

The plant grows to be about 3 feet tall, making it great for indoor growing operations as most strains can reach up to 6 feet.

It has a flowering time of 8-10 weeks and can produce an average yield of up to 500g/m2 when grown indoors. Outdoors, it produces slightly more, with a yield of up to 550g/plant.

Super Skunk is known for its intense body high that still leaves users clear-headed and able to remain in control. It is capable of inducing uncontrollable laughter, talkativeness, and a major increase in sociability. It also has mild hallucinogenic properties and can lead to feelings of nervousness or paranoia if overconsumed.

9. California Dream ~ up to 595g per plant

california dream
THCup to 24%
Sativa/Indica30% Sativa
Flowering Time9 weeks
Grow DifficultyMedium
Max Indoor Yieldup to 595g per plant
Max Outdoor Yieldup to 595g per plant
Plant Height (Outdoors)
Plant Height (Indoors)
EffectsRelax, Sleepy, Hydrated
Aroma/FlavorsMinty, Citrus, Fruity

California Dream is an Indica-dominant hybrid that has become popular among medical marijuana users and recreational smokers alike. This strain packs a powerful punch of relaxation without the heavy sedation common in pure indicas. With its unique combination of genetics, this strain offers one of the most potent highs on the market today.

California Dream has a medium height and grow to a maximum of 3-4 feet tall. This strain takes 8-9 weeks on average to flower and is ready for harvest. The yield of California Dream is quite high, ranging from 1-2 pounds per plant.

The high from California Dream is very powerful, with a strong body buzz and heightened senses. It typically produces a happy and euphoric state of mind that can be uplifting yet calming at the same time. The effects will last for hours, leaving you feeling relaxed and stress-free.

10. White Widow ~ up to 500g per plant

white widow
THCup to 19%
Sativa/Indica40% Sativa
Flowering Time9 weeks
Grow DifficultyEasy
Max Indoor Yieldup to 500g per plant
Max Outdoor Yieldup to 500g per plant
Plant Height (Outdoors)91 cm
Plant Height (Indoors)91 cm
EffectsCreative, Euphoric, Happy, Relaxed, Uplifted
Aroma/FlavorsEarthy, Herbal, Pungent, Spicy, Sweet, Woody

White Widow is a popular hybrid strain known for its potent effects. It is a 50/50 indica and Sativa blend, with THC levels of up to 19%. This makes it one of the most powerful strains out there!

White Widow grows tall and bushy, reaching up to 3ft indoors. Outdoors, it can grow even taller, depending on the climate. The flowering cycle of White Widow is 8-9 weeks.

Growing in a 3x3ft area under the right conditions, White Widow may yield 18 ounces of usable bud. With enough sunlight outdoors, you may even reach a yield of up to 28 ounces.

White Widow is known for its powerful and long-lasting mental buzz that calms you down without locking you on the couch. It produces a balanced overall high, with euphoria and creative bursts of energy. The buzz comes on quickly but does not overwhelm, allowing for continued daytime use.

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Final Thoughts

I don’t know about you, but a huge harvest will make even the most difficult grow worth the hassle!

Luckily all of the strains on this list are not only yield heavyweights , but are easy enough for anyone to grow successfully!

Always remember, a large yield is as dependent on genetics as it is your grow method.  So if you’re looking for purely the highest yielding strains indoors then check out our guide.

To get the most out of your harvest, read my how-to on growing the largest buds!

Well, that wraps up my list of the top ten highest yielding Indica strains for your next grow.

If you haven’t come across these beauties before, I highly recommend checking them out!

James Alexander James Alexander
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