Zkittlez Autoflower strain overview
Offering a flavor reminiscent of candy, growing from seed to maturity in record time, potent effects, and multiple therapeutic applications. Who wouldn’t want such a strain? The Zkittlez autoflowering strain has become a staple for thousands of cannabis consumers in Canada and beyond.
This auto version of the award-winning Zkittlez provides the perfect balance of cerebral and physical effects for the ultimate experience. Here is all you need to know about the Zkittlez autoflowering weed strain.
What is the origin and genetic composition of Zkittlez Autoflower seeds?
Zkittlez Auto is a product of crossing three strains; a Ruderalis strain and Zkittlez (Grapefruit X Grape Ape). If you are looking for a highly potent strain, this is the right strain – it packs a whopping 21% THC. The highest CBD in this strain is 1%, which is relatively high compared to other autoflowering plants. This strain consists of prominent Indica genetics.
Zkittlez is easy to identify, thanks to its compact stature and 100cm height at maturity. Other outstanding features in this strain include large and dense green nugs with purple hues. These buds are covered in orange pistils and a heavy layer of frosty trichomes, making them ideal for making hash and concentrates.
What does consuming Zkittlez Autoflower flowers feel like?
Zkittlez weed induces a balanced high, with a mellow cerebral rush kicking in immediately. At first, you might get some short-lived disorientation before the uplifting and euphoric high starts to get to your head. An energy rush accompanies the euphoric high, keeping you motivated enough to complete pending tasks. This is the kind of strain that keeps you in a blanket of bliss and sheer joy.
A few minutes later, a calming effect starts to take charge, from the head down to the toes. The Indica genetics provides unmatched tranquility and relaxation that lasts for hours. Keep some snacks around to satiate the hunger Zkittlez auto causes. As the body stone fades, sleep takes over, leaving you refreshed the following day. This strain is best taken in the evening or nighttime.
Can Zkittlez Auto be used therapeutically?
Yes. The euphoric and calming effects provided by Zkittlez auto are crucial in balancing moods and managing anxiety, stress, and depression. The strain can also be used medically to manage menstrual cramps and fibromyalgia due to its pain-relieving and anti-inflammatory properties.
What does the Zkittlez Autoflower strain smell and taste like?
When you break the resin-covered Zkittlez Auto buds open, they hit you with a fruity, candy aroma. Upon combustion, the buds produce a strong citrusy and candy aroma mixed with sour and tangy notes.
During inhalation, you will get treated to sugary and candy flavors with berry notes. On the exhale, your tongue remains with a mix of berry and grapefruit flavors with chocolate–earthy hints.
How to cultivate Zkittlez Autoflower seeds?
If you are a novice cannabis grower with little to no experience, try out Zkittlez Auto. It is highly resistant to mold, pests, and other pathogens. Additionally, Zkittlez Auto can survive indoors and outdoors, making it one of the most versatile Indica-dominant strains. For better results in terms of yield and potency, you can use the following tips:
- Keep temperatures above 18 degrees Celsius.
- Use the LST training method to promote uniform light penetration.
- Apply nitrogen, potassium, and phosphorus in recommended quantities in every growth stage to meet the high nutrient requirements.
When you grow Zkittlez Autoflower indoors, you should expect about 500 grams/m2 after ten weeks. Outdoor-grown Zkittlez Auto also yields about 300 grams/plant.