Star Killer Feminized strain overview
If you consider yourself a maestro cannabis user with a high THC tolerance, the Star Killer feminized strain is the strain for you. This Indica leaning variety packs a powerful punch that is guaranteed to knock even the most accustomed of consumers. Although this strain’s name may sound frightening, that is not the case. Taken under the right dosage, Star Killer provides a memorable high that will keep you coming back for more.
This overall winner of the 2016 High Times Cannabis Cup for the best hybrid is ideal for experienced growers looking forward to a great cultivation challenge. Here is everything you need to know about the Star Killer feminized cannabis strain.
What is the origin and genetic composition of the Star Killer feminized strain?
Star Killer feminized cannabis was developed by crossing two strains; Skywalker OG and Rare Darkness #2. This Indica-dominant packs a staggering 29% of THC, making it a reserve for experienced consumers. CBD ranges between 0.5% and 1%. This may not be high, but it significantly contributes to the strain’s multiple medical benefits.
Star Killer feminized cannabis grows between 120 and 150cm at maturity. You can identify this strain with its forest green sugar leaves and violet hues. Other features include dense buds that contain pumpkin-orange pistils and a heavy trichome layer.
What are the effects of Star Killer feminized strain?
After a few tokes of Star Killer feminized strain, an uplifting high kicks in. The high THC will leave you in a trance-like state, almost like you are in the same dimension as the stars above. During this time, you may experience mild visuals and time dilation.
The cerebral effects also provide motivation, creativity, and improved moods. Few minutes later, the Indica effects leave your body numb, sending you straight to the couch. Star Killer keeps you in deep introspection until sleep takes over.
Can the Star Killer feminized strain be used medically?
Yes. Star Killer’s unique phytochemical composition gives it a set of therapeutic properties that help patients with multiple ailments. The strain has potent analgesic properties that help manage mild to chronic pain.
The mood-boosting, happiness-inducing, and calming effects of Star Killer make it ideal for managing mental issues such as bipolar disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, stress, depression, anxiety, and obsessive compulsory disorder.
People with low appetite and suffering from insomnia can take Star Killer feminized cannabis to alleviate the conditions.
What does the Star Killer feminized strain smell and taste like?
When it comes to aroma and flavor, Star Killer feminized weed takes a top spot. Properly dried and cured buds produce a sharp, earthy pine with citrusy undertones. During combustion, the aroma intensifies, making it ineffective for stealth consumption.
Star Killer feminized cannabis tastes as it smells, and during inhalation, you get an irresistible earthy piney flavor. As the smoke goes down the throat, your taste buds get a mix of sweet candy and lemony flavor. When you exhale the smoke, your tongue remains with a spicy aftertaste, lasting several hours.
How to cultivate Star Killer feminized seeds
Star Killer feminized cannabis is moderately hard to grow, hence is best suited for intermediate and experienced cultivators. However, the strain performs optimally in indoor and outdoor environments as long as you keep all the conditions in the right state. It is advisable to keep the pH levels around 5.5-6.5 and temperatures between 21 and 26 degrees Celsius for optimal yields.
Star Killer yields an average of 500 grams/m² and 600 grams/plant when grown indoors and outdoors, respectively. What’s more amazing about this strain is that it has a short flowering period, taking an average of 8 to 10 weeks to complete a cycle.