super sour diesel strain has a name for being one of the most pungent strains of all time, and for good reason. It emanates an extremely strong odor of skunk, gasoline, and lemon. So it may not be one of the most tastiest (unless you love those dank strains, of course), but it really does pack a punch in terms of effects. Sour Diesel has the incredible ability to energize and uplift, making it a perfect choice for those suffering from mood disorders like depression or bipolar disorder.
Often being thought of as the marijuana strain that’s been carefully laced with pungent amounts of caffeine, Sour Diesel is your absolute pick me up cannabis type, with its strong and sour aroma that displays hints of citrus top notes and a high that gets you energized like no other.
The Sour Diesel strain works even better as a morning motivation than that first cup of coffee, so it’s no wonder why many are making the switch from hard-core caffeine to this delectable Mary Jane. If you are desiring a high that is perfect for any time of day, that will energize, uplift, and motivate your body, mind, and spirit, Sour Diesel is probably going to be your best bet.
Best of all, it is extremely medicinal, being especially beneficial for those dealing with mental disorders; you can literally feel your mood becoming revitalized almost immediately after consuming this marijuana strain.
What Is the Sour Diesel Marijuana?
Sour Diesel weed is categorized as a sativa marijuana strain, with very few 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 vibrance.
If you are searching for a marijuana strain that will provide you with some serious couch-locking, body-melting relaxation, Sour Diesel is not the one.
Expect to feel immediately revitalized after consuming Sour D, which makes it a brilliant candidate for a wake ‘n bake sesh.
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.
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.
Sour Diesel Aroma, Flavor, and Appearance
The strain has the term “diesel” in its name for a pretty specific reason. Believe it or not, Sour Diesel has one of the stinkiest, most pungent aromas of any marijuana strain, which is partially what has brought it such success and fame throughout the marijuana world.
Not only is its aroma pungent and skunky, but 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.
Appearance of diesel
Appearance-wise, Diesel is known for its classic pot look, with leafy green sugar leaves and slightly pinkish-orange pistils that bring some color and life to the image of this reefer crop. The nuggets of Sour Diesel are often very frosty, covered with a multitude of tiny shining crystals that all signify the extreme potency of Sour D.
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. Once you’ve had that first puff, you will feel the flavor of the bud in your mouth, and the high of the Sour Diesel weed should pack a real punch after just a few hits, depending of course on your tolerance and the quality of the batch of bud itself.
Marijuana Strain Grow Info
Growing the Sour Diesel strain isn’t for a novice, but it isn’t of the most challenging marijuana strains to cultivate either. Sour Diesel weed likes to be grown either indoors or outdoors, assuming that the conditions are right.
No matter where it is grown, expect the smell protruding from this marijuana strain to be especially strong, so if you are attempting to grow Sour Diesel weed discreetly, it may be a challenge to keep the smell under wraps.
If grown outdoors, Sour Diesel needs plenty of sunshine and especially fertile soil for it to turn into a strong, healthy crop with a potent product. Not enough sunshine can cause issues for its development, possibly sparking an early flowering period which is not a good result for the potency of your bud.
Grown indoors, this marijuana strain does not have any preferred method of being cultivated, but hydroponics or potted grows under lights, are typically the most common ways that it is grown.