Sour Diesel is famous for its distinct, citrus and diesel fuel aroma. While it may not sound pleasant, both the acidic aroma and energizing effects of this strain are reminiscent of a strong cup of coffee.Though this strain has a stinky, diesel fuel-like aroma, it’s one of the most popular sativas around. An excellent daytime strain, Sour Diesel (Sour D) provides a smooth and powerful uplift. This strain is as energizing as a cup of coffee. You’ll likely feel Sour D’s effects mostly in your head. In fact, most people find that this strain renders a purely cerebral experience.
The exact genetics of this strain are unknown, but Sour D is thought to be a cross between the illustrious Chemdawg, Northern Lights, and Skunk No. 1. Though there is a little indica in the mix, you sure don’t feel it. Recreational consumers will love this strain for a night out. If you have been putting off some chores, Sour D will help you finish them all with vigor.
For medical purposes, this strain is used predominantly for stress. Some with ADD/ADHD and anxiety disorders enjoy this strain, but Sour Diesel has a tendency to cause paranoia when used in high doses. Inflammatory conditions like arthritis may also benefit from Sour Diesel, but don’t expect any heavy-bodied sensations.
The THC content of this strain often runs high, anywhere from 19 to 25%. Those new to cannabis may want to start slow with Sour Diesel. If you are inexperienced with cannabis, you may not enjoy the raciness that can come along with this sativa.
- High: 500 g/m2 indoors, 700 g/plant outdoors
- Tall: up to 6 feet
- Caryophyllene – Pepper
- Limonene – Lemon
- Linalool – Lavender
- Myrcene – Musk, mango
- Pinene – Pine
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