Sour Diesel strain is categorized as a sativa, with very little indica-like elements within its personality, featuring a 90% sativa and 10% indica ratio. Those who regularly enjoy consuming Sour D, have reported feeling effervescent, simply bubbling with excitement and vibrancy. If you are searching for a marijuana strain that will provide you with some serious couch-locking, body-melting relaxation, Sour Diesel is not it.
Instead, expect to feel immediately revitalized after consuming Sour D, which makes it a brilliant candidate for a wake ‘n bake sesh, because it will get your head feeling crystal clear first thing in the morning. Chances are, you probably will end up not even needing those cups of coffee. In addition to smoking Sour Diesel first thing in the morning, it is ideal for an afternoon pick-me-up once you are beginning to experience low energy or exhaustion and need a little something to restore you.
Sour Diesel is one of the most effective strains for fighting depression and anxiety. The uplifting head high can help to reduce sadness and relax your mind. Since it does not create a sluggish, weighed down body high it can be perfect for those suffering from anxiety. You will feel a sense of leisure and relief when using Sour Diesel.
Although Sour Diesel’s genetic lineage is technically not 100% known, it was developed in the 90’s and is thought to have the parent plants of Chemdawg 91 and Super Skunk, both considered extremely potent and heady strains. Expect to feel light and airy once you’ve had your first puff of this extraordinary marijuana strain.
Its aroma pungent and skunky, you can also expect notes of lemon zest and other citrus fruits hidden in the flavor, likely being the reason why it’s called “Sour”. When smoking this marijuana strain, its flavor is earthy and sometimes laced with a little dash of citrus fruit. Most of all, expect Sour Diesel’s skunky and pungent nature to overwhelm the other elements of its taste, leaving and citrus or spice fairly subtle. Expect the scent of Sour Diesel marijuana to linger a while, even after you are done smoking it. Keep this in mind if you are trying to be discreet with your consumption.
If grown outdoors, Sour Diesel needs plenty of sunshine and especially fertile soil for it to turn into a strong, healthy crop in the end with potent product. Not enough sunshine can cause issues for its development, possibly sparking an early flowering period. Grown indoors, this marijuana strain has a flower period of 9-10 weeks and does not have any preferred method of being cultivated, but hydroponics SOG (sea of green) is typically the most common way grown, however sour diesel grows just as well in soil.