15 Highest Yielding Strains: Indoors & Outdoors

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If you are planning to grow your own marijuana at home, you obviously want the most bang for your buck.

What we mean to say here is that to make it worth your while, growing the highest yielding strains of marijuana is essential.

In case you don’t know what strains are best in this sense, no worries, because this is what we are here to discuss today.

15 Highest Yielding Marijuana Strains For 2022

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Let’s take a quick look at each of the highest yielding marijuana strains, both indoors and outdoors, for the year of 2022.

1. Bubba Kush Fem

At this point in time, Bubba Kush Fem Is the number one yielding strain of marijuana out there.

Sure, it has been around since the 1990s, but with a lot of care and attention, it has become one of the most popular and the highest yielding strains of marijuana in the whole world.

This plant is well known for having a relatively short and wide profile, therefore making it fairly ideal for indoor growth period it is also known for having extremely large buds.

Depending on how it is grown, it can yield anywhere from 600 to 1500 grams of marijuana per square meter. Although it produces a ridiculously high yield, it is known for being quite easy to grow, and it is therefore ideal for beginners.

Now, with basic growth, the yield won’t be ridiculously high, but with specialized growing techniques, particularly horizontal growth, you can cause this plant to produce extremely large buds.

If grown outdoors or in a greenhouse, you can indeed expect it to produce up to 1500 grams per square meter. However, this plant does need a warm and dry climate, although it can handle some relatively short cold spells.

Due to the fact that it needs constant light and warmth, it’s not the best for outdoor growth in colder climates. Even when grown indoors, you can still expect it to yield a minimum of 600 grams per meter squared.

This strain of marijuana has a very earthy and gassy flavor, and it also has extremely high levels of THC. It tastes kind of like chocolate mixed with citrus, cinnamon, and coffee.

The high levels of THC produce an extremely strong high with euphoric and dreamy effects. It’s an excellent strain to consume when you need to get a good night of sleep.

2. Super Silver Haze

Super silver haze comes to us straight from Amsterdam, so you know that it’s good. Its biggest selling point among growers is that it was the highest yielding strain of marijuana in 2020.

This plant can yield an impressive 1500 grams of marijuana per square meter of plant. This strain of marijuana is not particularly hard to grow, although it does tend to do best when experienced growers are at the helm.

Each stage of this plant’s life requires specific soil, nutrition, and watering practices. It does require a good deal of care, but that’s why it can yield up to 1500 grams per square meter. It is best grown outdoors in tropical or Mediterranean conditions.

This plant requires a whole lot of sunlight, warmth, but not too much humidity. If you don’t live in the ideal climate for this strain of marijuana, you can still grow it indoors.

It grows really well when using a variety of horizontal growing methods, and it is also suitable for hydroponic growth. Even when grown indoors, super silver haze can still produce up to 800 grams of marijuana per meter squared.

Many people like this strain due to its lemony and sandalwood flavor, with a very sweet and uplifting profile.

This is an extremely sticky strain with plenty of resin, and it produces a whole body high that feels energetic.

3. Sexxpot

As the name of this particular strain implies, it is well known for being a strong aphrodisiac. It is also known for producing a very arousing and energetic high.

Keep in mind that it does however not have all that much THC. People do however like it for its flavor, particularly its skunkiness, combined with notes of flowers and spiciness.

It has a very fruity, earthy, and bittersweet taste, which some say resembles coffee. This was actually the number one top yielding strain in 2019, and it can yield up to 1200 grams per square meter.

What many people like about this plant is that it is an indica plant, and it is therefore quite short and bushy, therefore making it ideal for indoor growth. When grown indoors, you can expect it to produce around 1000 grams per meter squared.

That said, it does produce higher yields when grown outdoors, up to 1200 grams per square meter. It is a fairly easy plant to care for, as it has great pest and mold resistance.

However, it does require a lot of sun and warmth, as well as relatively low humidity levels. It can deal with short cold spells, but not prolonged cold.

Due to its ability to deal with short periods of cold, it is an ideal strain to grow in areas of the world that are not always particularly warm.

4. Jack Widow

Here we have another sativa dominant strain of marijuana, one that hails from Holland. This is indeed one of the highest yielding types of sativa marijuana around, yielding up to 1000 grams per meter squared.

What you do need to keep in mind however is that this plant does require a seasoned grower who knows what they are doing.
This strain of marijuana is somewhat susceptible to mold, pests, nutrition deficiencies, and mistakes made with the soil.

This strain does also like having a warm climate with plenty of sunshine, but not too much humidity. For this reason, it is best grown outdoors in tropical or subtropical climates.

Also keep in mind that it requires a lot of space, as it can reach 3 meters in height quite easily. When grown outdoors, expect it to produce up to 1000 grams per square meter.

When grown indoors, particularly with horizontal growing techniques, it can still produce up to 650 grams per meter squared. In terms of the flavor, it has undertones of vanilla combined with very sweet notes of citrus.

This strain also has a ridiculously high amount of THC that offers an extremely energizing high and also helps to reduce social anxiety.

This strain of marijuana is also well known for helping to treat symptoms of insomnia and nausea.

5. Chocolope

Yes, as this strain of marijuana implies, it does have a flavor that resembles chocolate, as well as coffee and sweet fruits.

This is also a very strong strain of marijuana with high levels of THC, and its potency is known for producing an extremely euphoric and energizing high. It is extremely effective at combating depression, stress, and anxiety.

This sativa based strain has won many different awards and accolades over the years. It is especially hailed for its high yields, up to 1000 grams per square meter. This is an ideal strain for newbies to grow, as it is extremely resilient towards pests, mold, and mildew.

It is also resilient to varying levels of humidity, but that said, it does require extremely warm and sunny conditions, with temperatures between 68 and 80 degrees Fahrenheit.

This plant can grow up to two meters in height when grown outdoors, and can produce up to 1000 grams per square meter.

However, if your area of the world is too windy or cold, it can grow indoors, in which case it can yield up to 500 grams per meter squared.

6. Big Bud

The name of this marijuana strain, big bud, is very fitting, due to the fact that it can produce up to 1000 grams per square meter of plant.

People are especially big fans of this strain due to the fact that it is a very typical indica marijuana high, with very mellowing effects.

This strain of marijuana has extremely high levels of THC, and it tends to produce a very strong couch high. This strain also has a very sweet flavor with fruity aromas, along with a bit of earthiness.

What is so ideal about the big bud strain of marijuana is the fact that it is ideal for beginners to grow, both indoors and outdoors, particularly due to its high level of resistance towards fungus.

That said, this plant does grow best in low humidity levels, with warm temperatures, and plenty of sunshine. When grown outdoors in warm and sunny conditions, you can expect it to easily yield up to 1000 grams per meter squared.

In terms of indoor growing, it is ideal for a variety of training methods, and it can still produce up to 600 grams per square meter.

7. Blue Dream

The blue dream strain of marijuana has its roots back in the 1970s on the West Coast of the USA. People are especially big fans of this particular strain due to the fact that it has extremely fruity flavors, mainly citrus, blueberries, sweet berries, and pine.

This is an extremely potent strain of marijuana that is known for producing extremely energizing highs and for creating a social buzz.

In terms of the yield, you can expect this particular strain of marijuana to produce anywhere from 550 grams to 900 grams per square meter.

What you do need to know however is that this is a sativa dominant strain, and it can grow up to three meters in height, which means that you do need a lot of space for it.

This plant requires very steady Mediterranean or subtropical conditions, and it does not do well with temperature shifts.

With lots of sun and warmth, when grown outdoors, expected to yield up to 900 grams per square meters. However, when grown indoors, it can still yield up to 650 grams per meter squared.

8. Green Crack

Green Crack is a strain of weed associated with legendary musician Snoop Dogg, and yes, due to this, it has become extremely popular.

Green crack is a very popular strain among growers due to the fact that it produces consistently high yields. You can expect this strain of marijuana to produce anywhere from 450 grams to 900 grams per square meter.

What is ideal about this strain is that it is fairly easy to grow, while also having a high level of resistance towards fungus. That said, it still takes an experienced grower to get to the higher end of that yield spectrum.

The best possible way to grow this strain of marijuana is outdoors in Mediterranean or tropical like conditions. When grown outdoors, you can expect it to yield up to 900 grams per square meter.

When grown indoors, in steady conditions, you can expect it to yield up to 550 grams per meter squared. In terms of the flavor, it resembles tropical fruits such as mango and pineapple, while having a typically skunky and fruity aroma.

It also features notes of earthiness and spice, along with sandalwood, frankincense, and pine. People like consuming this strain of marijuana due to the fact that it produces a very energetic high along with a euphoric sensation.

It’s also known for being great in terms of pain relief.

9. Amnesia Haze

Whereas the above strain was a cross between amnesia haze and white widow, this one is simply amnesia haze. This is an old strain, but a good one, and it is extremely popular, especially due to the fact that it produces an extremely strong high.

The high produced by this strain is very uplifting, energizing, and creative. It is great for alleviating the symptoms of depression, stress, and anxiety. In terms of the flavor, it features a pungent earthy and lemony taste.

What many people like about amnesia haze is the fact that it can be grown outdoors and indoors with ease. With that being said, you do need to take care as it is susceptible to developing bud rot due to not getting the right amounts of water, nutrition, and not having the right acidity level in the soil.

This strain of marijuana is best grown outdoors in very warm conditions, along with low humidity levels and low variations in temperature.

If grown in optimal conditions, you can expect this strain to yield up to 800 grams per square meter. With that said, it can still be grown indoors, where it will yield up to 650 grams per square meter.

10. Amnesia Haze x White Widow

Here we have a sativa dominant strain that is perfect for those who like marijuana that has extremely high amounts of THC. This strain produces an extremely sweet flavor, with various citrus notes, as well as a funky and earthy flavor.

The high produced by this particular strain is extremely strong, energizing, and motivating. This strain is seen as being ideal for calming down stress and anxiety.

What does need to be said about this particular strain is the fact that it does require a seasoned grower who knows what they are doing in order to yield the highest amounts. It requires a lot of nutrients, pruning, and care.

With that being said, when grown outdoors, you can expect this strain to yield up to 800 grams per square meter. Keep in mind however that this plant requires extremely dry and warm conditions, along with low moisture levels and extremely little temperature variation.

For this reason, many people decide to grow indoors, because the environment is easier to control. When grown indoors, you can expect this strain to yield up to 700 grams per square meter.

11. Somango XXL

In terms of the highest yielding strains out there, this particular one will yield anywhere from 525 grams to 800 grams per square meter. Somango XXL Does usually produce far higher yields when grown outdoors, up to 800 grams per square meter.

However, it is a very easy to grow strain that is manageable, resilient, and very compact. It also responds very well to a number of growing techniques and training techniques.

What is interesting about this plant is that with just 120 centimeters of height, when grown indoors, you can still expect it to yield up to 675 grams per square meter.

As the name of it implies, this particular strain features very strong fruity flavors, mainly mango. In terms of indica strains of marijuana, this particular one has an extremely cerebral high, that is said to be very uplifting and euphoric.

This strain is set to be ideal for reducing stress and anxiety, while also being relaxing and motivating.

12. Pure Plant Power

Not only does pure plant power produce very high yields, but it also has very high levels of THC, making it a fan favorite among both growers and consumers alike.

Depending on how it is grown, this strain can yield anywhere from 450 to 700 grams per square meter. When grown indoors, you can expect this strain to yield anywhere from 450 to 600 grams per square meter.

However, it does yield higher amounts when grown outdoors, up to 700 grams per meter squared. With that said, this strain does like very warm and constant weather, which means that to grow outdoors, it has to be a fairly tropical climate.

Other than it needing a lot of warmth, this strain is very resilient and ideal for beginners to grow. Pure plant power is a sativa and indica hybrid, that offers effects of both.

It is said to be an extremely uplifting and energizing high, along with extremely pungent flavors, particularly of pine, sweet citrus, musk, and coffee.

13. Blackjack

Yet another popular strain among seasoned growers and newbies alike is Blackjack, and yes, its high yields is one of the reasons why.

Blackjack can be grown outdoors as long as the weather is very warm and sunny, along with limited wind. This strain does not do best outside, particular in cooler climates and with temperature shifts.

For this reason, most people do grow it inside. That said, when grown inside using specialized methods, expect this strain to yield between 400 and 500 grams per square meter.

If grown outdoors, expect Blackjack to produce up to 7-00 grams per square meter. Blackjack is well known for having thick and dense buds that are loaded with shiny THC crystals.

This strain has a very earthy and floral aroma, with a hint of berries and pine. The high is very calming, relaxing, and soothing, yet also uplifting. May prefer this strain to treat fatigue, stress, and anxiety.

14. NYC Diesel

NYC Diesel is a strain that has won many awards over the years, and it is a favorite among growers of all skill levels.  NYC Diesel can product anywhere from 400 grams to 650 grams per meter squared of plant.

When grown indoors, expect the yield to top out at around 500 grams, but when grown outdoors, getting 650 grams per square meter is more than possible.

What is ideal about this strain is that it is very beginner friendly and easy to grow. It grows well in most environments, it does well in cooler and hotter climates, and it is resistant to mold as well. It just doesn’t like quick and extreme temperature changes.

This strain has a very sweet sativa smell with hints of citrus, mainly grapefruit, lime, and lemon, along with a side of earthiness and spiciness.

In terms of the effect, it is an uplifting, calming, relaxing, and soothing high. Many creatives like consuming this strain due to its effects.

15. Sour Diesel

Sour diesel is a very high yielding strain that can produce anywhere from 400 to 600 grams per meter squared of plant. Sour diesel does best when grown outdoors, as it will yield the highest amounts per area.

It can be grown indoors just fine too, although when grown indoors, it is likely to yield a little less, up to 500 grams per meter squared.

Sour Diesel started in California and is over 20 years old. In that time, it has become very popular among growers and consumers alike.

For growth, warm weather with plenty of sunlight is best. Keep in mind that you need to control humidity levels for this plant, plus it grows quite tall.

This strain has a very pungent flavor that actually resembles diesel. It’s also a bit lemony and fruity as well. The cerebral effects of this strain are long lasting, and it is well known for being both energizing and calming.

This strain is well known for being a great stress reliever.


Conclusion

Now that you know what the 15 highest yielding strains of marijuana are, and what exactly it takes to grow each of them, you can make an informed decision between them for your next grow operation.

Fabian

My passion for the sticky icky started nearly a decade ago, and it all began when I first laid my eyes on the beauty that is the marijuana plant.

I cover all aspects of growing from equipment recommendations to plant health/care tips to help both new and experienced growers.