This strain is the photosynthesis variety of an ancient phenotype, very difficult to find nowadays. This is a small, robust plant, with a slow and very compact growth. It has broad leaves and an intense green colour, its buds are thick and well coated with resin. Its fragrance and taste are strongly sweet. Northern Lights has been presented in various cannabis competitions in which it has been awarded with the first prize in hydroponics in "Bella Flor 2006" and with the second prize in "Hidroponía Spannabis 2007".