Skunk XL- An Award Winning Super Skunk
After genetics from the legendary Skunk were introduced to the Netherlands, she quickly found her spot among cannabis users. Her genetics borrowed from Acapulco Gold, Colombian Gold, and Afghan. After its introduction to the Netherlands, breeders began to explore the new genetics in making more soon-to-be-famous strains. Breeders were impressed by her authenticity and correlation of the original strains. Her genetics have been used ever since to increase yields in newer hybrids.
Effects of Skunk XL
Skunk Xl delivers well-balanced effects thanks to her 50% Indica and 50% Sativa. The Indica portion of the strain will deliver a potent body high with remarkably relaxing and calming effects. As true Indica genetics, the relaxation is followed by a couch-lock that accompanies some Indica genetics. The Sativa side of the strain will have an uplifting and euphoric cerebral high. You start to feel more energetic.
These balanced out effects make her ideal for different situations. It is great for anyone seeking to have a chilled time alone or with friends. It is ideal for use before embarking on small duties or when you want to enter into your creative space. Skunk Xl also has some medical benefits. She is useful to individuals suffering from depression and stress. Those who also suffer from chronic pains would find her body numbing high useful in relieving the pain.
Aroma and Flavour of Skunk XL
The original Skunk was given the name due to her strong aroma that was stinky. The modern-day Skunk varieties still have intense scents. When you light some of Skunk XL, whether as a joint or using a bong, you will be entertained to fragrances best described as delicious and stinky, with traces of earthy and detailed citrus notes. The smell is not as uninviting as the name would suggest. Experienced users are taken back by the fragrance.
The taste of this lady resembles the aroma. Once you inhale her, your taste buds are introduced to delicious, fruity flavours with traces of earthiness. She is one lady you will find hard to put down. Some of her many awards include 1st place at the High Times Cannabis Cup 1988 in the category Cannabis Cup/Best Cannabis
Growth of Skunk XL
Skunk Xl is a low maintenance crop that adapts to the environment in which it is cultivated. Using SOG or ScrOG methods would give you good results, whether on soil or hydro.
As an indoor plant, she grows to between 60 to 100cm in height, her yield would range between 600 to 650 grams per square metre. As an outdoor plant, her yield will be 625 to 675 grams per plant after growing to around 160 to 200 cm. She has an 8 to 9 weeks flowering period and is ready for harvest in October.