Lemon Skunk is an award-winning sativa-dominant hybrid strain, The strain was bred by Franco Loja from the Netherlands-based Green House Seed Co. as a cross between two other strains: Lemon Skunk and Super Silver Haze, This strain is known for its potent, powerful, lemony taste and a smell that has skunky undertones. Its buds often contain patches of yellow or golden oranges, surrounded by medium-green leaves.
Born of Citrus Skunk and Skunk #1 genetics, Lemon Skunk THC as high as 22%. Its high is described by users to induce cerebral activity, producing increased creativity while lifting the spirits into a happy and energetic buzz.
Many reviewers have described their Lemon Skunk high as a complex state of introspection, evoking thought, and increasing ingenuity, while lasting a long time. Many say the indica aspects of the strain do tend to kick in after one to two hours, leaving the consumer slightly sleepy as the cerebral effects wear off. Common side-effects noted by users, besides dry mouth and eyes, are paranoia or anxiety if consumed in excess.
This strain has won handful of awards around the world and is a good choice of strain for breeders of all levels, requiring between 55 to 65 days to flower.
A mature Lemon Skunk plant is a vibrant green with lighter tinges to the leaves and buds. The nugs are relatively dense and prominent, and when dried and cured, are sticky and incredibly fragrant. A thin layer of glistening trichomes and bright orange pistils give this plant a bit of added color.
Lemon Skunk Medical Effects
This is a solid medical cannabis strain, and it is prescribed by doctors for an array of uses. The sativa-dominant strain can be useful in many applications, especially because it can be energizing rather than inducing a body-heavy high. This makes it useful even as a daytime strain.
Lemon Skunk Growing INFO
Lemon Skunk is an easy strain to grow as it is a relatively low-maintenance plant. is an easy strain to grow as it isn’t complicated to maintain. This strain can thrive even in cooler outdoor climates, and prefers an environment that contains moderate to high amounts of nutrients. It is a plant that grows quite tall, but is easy to manage and trim regularly.
Lemon Skunk can take around 8 to 9 weeks to flower sna prepare itself for a generous harvest. This strain can yield an expected average of about 18 ounces of good weed per square meter of sweet and sour smelling bud.
This strain can yield very highly when it is raised in a healthy and optimal outdoor environment. Lemon Skunk is usually ready for a hearty harvest around early October, and this strain can be expected to produce an average of about 28 ounces of weed per plant.