Skunk Diesel strain overview
Skunk Diesel seeds come from a long line of legendary strains, which explains why it has gained popularity among avid cannabis enthusiasts. This hard-hitting strain provides potent physical effects, complex aroma, and flavor properties.
Skunk Diesel is best-suited for experienced cultivators as it requires specific conditions to thrive. The plants produce above-average yields, which makes the difficult cultivation process worthwhile. Here is everything you need to know about the highly sought Skunk Diesel feminized seeds.
What is the origin and genetic composition of Skunk Diesel feminized seeds?
Skunk Diesel is a product of a cross between two incredible strains, NYC Diesel and Sensi Skunk. It boasts a high Indica content (85%) and has a moderate to high THC, ranging between 17% and 18%, whose potency might surpass the expectations of many. The highest CBD recorded in this strain is 0.2%.
Like many Indica-dominant strains, Skunk Diesel is short but bushy and reaches a maximum height of 40cm to 61cm at maturity. The buds in Skunk Diesel are spade-shaped and have olive green in color. In some phenotypes of this strain, you might notice amber and green hues besides the orange pistils and a heavy coating of crystal white trichomes.
What do consuming Skunk Diesel flowers feel like?
Most stoners describe the onset of the strain’s effects as a combination of a head buzz with mellow euphoria, mainly due to the minor Sativa properties. This is a creeper strain, so consumers are advised to wait for some time after the first few puffs for the onset. Taking more doses may lead to adverse side effects, such as paranoia, confusion, and anxiety.
The cerebral effects last for a short period before the calming effects from the Indica set in. During this time, consumers experience euphoria, increased creativity, and optimism. This helps to keep the troubles of the day behind.
As the body stone sets in, feelings of calmness, relaxation, and peace become apparent. One is bound to the couch, and there is nothing much that can be done. You can utilize this time by watching your favorite TV show, reading a book, or bonding with family and friends. Skunk Diesel causes the munchies and triggers sleep.
What are the medical benefits of the Skunk Diesel strain?
Yes. Besides the recreational benefits, Skunk Diesel also contains numerous health benefits. Preliminary tests have shown that Skunk Diesel can help manage insomnia, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), chronic pain, eating disorders, anxiety disorders, and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). People nursing muscle spasms and arthritis have improved after using the weed.
What does the Skunk Diesel strain smell and taste like?
Freshly treated Skunk Diesel flowers combine dank and citrusy aroma with fuel notes. Upon combustion, the aroma intensifies, with an earthy and diesel flavor. You might notice lemon undertones in the strain if you have strong olfactory buds.
During inhalation, you get a strong sour mossy, and citrusy flavor with earthy notes. After exhalation, your tongue remains with a tangy taste with kerosene notes.
How to grow Skunk Diesel seeds?
Skunk Diesel marijuana requires constant attention from germination to maturity, making it ideal for advanced growers. The strain is tolerant to harsh conditions and pests and can survive indoors and outdoors. The following tips can help in maximizing total yields and potency:
- Prune the leaves and branches to increase light penetration for optimum yields.
- Keep the temperature between 21 and 27 degrees Celsius.
- Maintain 50-60% humidity during the vegetative stage and 40-50% during the flowering stage.
Indoor-grown Skunk Diesel cannabis completes flowering in 8 to 10 weeks and yields about 450-500 grams/m2. When you grow the strain outdoors, you can get an average of 500 grams/plant.