Its aroma is exotic, combining notes of pineapple and lemon on a spicy background, and its effect is very psychoactive and cerebral, being used traditionally to reach a state of trance and in healing ceremonies.
Its colas are fleshy and large, completely covered with resin, taking a golden and amber colour at the end of flowering.
Malawi Gold is considered one of the top 3 African Sativas, and one of the varieties most exported from Malawi.
This pure Sativa variety grows wild in the northern and central areas of Malawi on plateaus at more than 1200m altitude, in the midst of dense vegetation.
This duality between warm and humid climates gives Malawi Gold a very high resistance to fungal attack, it adapts easily to any type of environment, is very vigorous, robust and easy to grow.
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It forms many strong and sturdy branches, growing a large volume thanks to its strong vegetative vigour, which makes it perfect for cultivation in SCROG grows.
This region has a subtropical climate contrasting between 6 months of drought and 6 months of intense rain.
The Chewa lineage (Phiri and Banda) ensures that the current seeds of Malawi Gold come from plants grown in this area for longer than they can remember, ensuring exuberant and potent harvests.
Flowering time: Up to 16 weeks
Malawi Gold is harvested exclusively in the Northern region of Malawi, on aplateau at the altitude of around 4000ft. This generally subtropical region sees little to no rain for 6 months of the year with the rainy season from November through to April. These hot and humid conditions means that Malawi Gold has developed superior resistance to mould and can adapt to almost any environment, making her a very hardy and easily cultivated plant. The area of this world-famous Sativa is home to all manner of animals including "Africa’s big five" and also many species of fish, reptile, insect and mammal species that are found nowhere else on Earth. Large crocodiles, insects, monkeys and birds all inhabit the area close to where Malawi Gold is found growing.
The plants grow strong and tall with lots of branching and the smell is distinctly of exotic pineapple/lemon mingled with spicy incense. The buds are king sized, super-resinous, and are a deep gold, almost Amber colour. The plant is considered internationally as one of Africa’s best Sativas and is one of Malawi’s 3 biggest exports. The area in which it grows is inhabited by the Chewa people who specialise in fishing, farming and cattle and the locals traditionally wrap the bud in a banana leaf to cure. This process enhances and sweet pineapple/lemon flavour, and is known as the famous "Malawi cob". There are 2 large clans that make up the Chewa people: the Phiri and the Banda. The Phiri are linked to kings and an aristocratic heritage and the Banda with healers and mystics who were most likely the main advocates of utilising this sacred plants medical and trance like capabilities. It is consumed locally by smoking in pipes but also papers where available and the leaf is used as infusions for remedies, ceremonial use and as part of everyday life. The Chewa say that the seeds we acquire from this particular lineage are from plants that have grown in the area for as long as they can remember and that they always produce heavy results harbouring an intense psychoactive high.
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Seeds of Africas Malawi Gold Description
Malawi Gold (aka Chamba) is a sativa variety from Seeds of Africa and can be cultivated indoors (where the plants will need a flowering time of ±112 days ) and outdoors . Seeds of Africas Malawi Gold is a THC dominant variety and is/was never available as feminized seeds.
Malawi Gold from Seeds of Africa is available only as regular seeds. Feminized seeds are not available at the moment. In 2 seedbanks, we found 2 offers between EUR 25.00 for 12 regular seeds and EUR 44.00 for 12 regular seeds. If you are looking to buy Malawi Gold Cannabis Seeds from Seeds of Africa somewhere – have a look to our Malawi Gold Price Comparison page with all current offers from all the connected seedbanks and shops – or visit one of the following tested, trustworthy and recommended seed-shops directly to check out their current Malawi Gold offers: Oaseeds and Alchimia Grow Shop.
Basic / Breeders Info
Malawi Gold of Anesia comes from Malawi, a country in south-east Africa, and is one of the world’s most psychoactive plants. In its native country, it is grown in the north on a 1200m high plateau. In this subtropical region falls for six months, not a single drop of water, from November to April, however, the rainy season determines the climate. During this period, Malawi flourishes golden and has due to the hot and humid climate an extreme mold resistance.
Malawi Gold is the export number 1 in the country. Malawi Gold Seeds of ANESIA is only one generation converted from the original variety and possesses all the properties of the Queen of Africa. Malawi Gold from Anesia Seeds is one of the finest Sativa strains in the world.
Malawi Gold Landraces by ANESIA: The Queen of Africa for Your Garden
This pure sativa can be grown indoors and outdoors and is very easy to cultivate. Malawi Gold has a fruity, flowery smell, and taste. The effects of the Malawi Gold strain are extremely psychoactive with a clear high that lasts for several hours. She should be consumed carefully by beginners. It is especially recommended for experienced users that seek extreme heavy sativa effects. The resulting buds are sticky, with visible resin glands and the high hits you fast with a crashing wave of cerebral energy that leaves you laser-focused with a sense of motivation and purpose.
Growing Malawi Gold
In indoor grow-rooms, it is a good idea to initiate the flowering phase very soon after one week of vegetative growing because of the enormous and rapid growth of the plants. Malawi Gold flowers indoors 10-13 weeks and delivers great yields of 600-650g per square meter. Outdoors you can expect 800-1000g per plant. Outdoor harvest is from late October to early November. Use trelli-nets and other methods (LST) to control the plant growth.