Mac 1 Strain

MAC 1 is an extremely popular strain that has been around for quite some time. This hybrid strain, created from Alien Cookies and Miracle 15, has a very unique and recognizable smell. Because it’s a 50: 50 Indica: Sativa hybrid, you can expect and uplifting, yet balanced range of effects from this strain.


This strain is a great choice for those who are looking for a solid high, but also a clear, focused headspace. Mac 1 is uplifting, but also relaxing, which makes it a really enjoyable, mellow experience. You can expect to experience a euphoric high, but don’t worry if some strains make you anxious: Mac 1 doesn’t tend to get your heart racing like other THC heavy strains may.

Flavor And Appearance

The aroma of Mac 1 is strong and similar to that of Sour Diesel. It also has a bit of spice to it. Some users report that this strain smells strangely similar to butter, but you’ll have to decide that one for yourself. Each of the nugs are very dense and blanketed in a layer of crystalline trichomes.

Medical Benefits

This strain has many medical benefits. It can be used as an anti-inflammatory and as a pain reliever. Because of this, it is very effective in treating menstrual cramps, migraines, muscle spasms, insomnia, and chronic pain. In addition to its physical effects, Mac 1 is very helpful to those with depression and mood disorders, given its ability to uplift the user and produce a gentle euphoria.


Mac-1 is a relatively difficult strain to grow, but can be done so successfully in an indoor or outdoor environment. If you decide to grow outdoors, you should begin in the month of June. Getting your hands on these seeds can be a bit difficult, and even once you do, there’s quite a learning curve with Mac 1. This strain is highly temperamental and requires specific environmental conditions to successfully produce flower.