Sour Diesel: A Huge Name Among Its Peers
90% Sativa and 10% Indica, Sour Diesel ranks high in popularity among Sativa strains. It comes laden with the full effects of Sativa, delivering punches of dreaminess and high euphoria. With a THC potency that lies between 20% and 25%, this strain quickly engulfs the mind in a cosmic journey. It is a favourite among experienced heavy smokers.
The origins of this lovely lady are of debate. It was bred when the cannabis business was underground, thus no documentation. Some smokers believe that it came from Chemdawg but leaned towards Sativa. Others allege it came to be due to the crossing of powerhouses, Chemdawg, Northern Lights and Skunk #1. Though a bastard without an origin in the cannabis family, this lady strikes hard backed with high potency.
Effect of Sour Diesel
With this magnificent queen, each time is 420. She is known to give smokers a burst of energy ideal for early mornings. An enthusiastic wake and bake session will give you the energy and mood boost to tackle your day. The Sativa dominant strain provides a cerebral high as ecstatic as it can get. It does not affect the body completely meaning, you can perform your chores while of the influence.
The strain also carries medical benefits. It has mood-boosting characteristics and is an energizer ideal for medical patients. Users associate it with suppressing anxiety and depression. Further, this lady knows how to kill fatigue and stress. It boosts the imagination of creatives while letting your body perform its functions. If you are looking for a strain to relieve pain, Sour Diesel is not the solution.
Flavour, Aroma and Appearance of Sour Diesel
As the name suggests, this strain reeks of gasoline. A single puff and a strong scent of diesel hit you shortly, followed by a whiff of lemon. The effect is exhilarating and will sparkle your senses. The smell is known to linger for a while after lit. The sour part generally depends on the power of your senses as some users do not notice it. Do not worry, it tastes way better than it smells.
This queen is the epitome of natures beauty enriched by stocky and round calyxes. It is green in colour and has darker sugar leaves. The pistils protrude out in swirls and have a wide spectrum of colour from peach to orange. What a sexy mama!
Growth of Sour Diesel
While they need a warm climate similar to that of Spain to grow outside, she is perfect for indoor growth. The plant grows in a structure resembling other Sativa strains. It takes around 10 weeks to fully flower and towers over the height of 100 to 130 cms.
When grown indoors, the plant needs pruning and bending to avoid taking up a lot of space. When well taken care of, she will reward you with a yield of 450 to 600 grams per square meter. It is a perfect yield of quality and quantity.