What is Sour Diesel?
The Sour Diesel strain is another favoured cannabis strain, named after its pungent gasoline-like smell. This strain provides what many users would call ‘the perfect high’. Its effects are euphoric, inspiring and energising. Sour Diesel is a potent sativa-dominant strain with a Sativa/Indica ratio of 90:10. Its THC-levels range up to 26%, while it has an equally high CBD-content of 2%. There is a lot of discussion about the exact origin of Sour Diesel. Chemdawg91, Super Skunk, Skunk 1, Northern Lights and a Mexican Sativa are suggested as possible ancestors. However, no-one knows for sure. This strain is also known by the names ‘Sour D’ or ‘Sour Deez’.
Where can you use Sour Diesel for?
Sour Diesel is a perfect strain to start the day. Some will say it’s even better than coffee. It is energising, motivating, mood enhancing and it stimulates associative thinking. Therefore, it is a good choice for creative projects. Sour Diesel is a suitable strain for social occasions as well, as it makes consumers more talkative.
Because of its antidepressant effects, Sour Diesel is a popular strain for those suffering from mood disorders. This strain is also used to combat stress, anxiety, chronic fatigue and some pain complaints. Sour Diesel is a very stimulating and energising strain, so you’d better not use Sour Diesel shortly before bedtime. Don’t expect a couch lock or a heavy body buzz either.
What are the effects of Sour Diesel?
Sour Diesel will give a rush of energy and lots of motivation for any projects at hand. It is the perfect strain to get going and get the tasks of your to-do-list done. The effects come up quickly, starting with a warm and pleasant rush in the head. The high is mainly cerebral, although a mild body relaxation could be noted. Sour Diesel brings you in a euphoric, dreamy state of mind. At the same time, you will become more aware of your surroundings. You will experience everything around you with more intensity.
Sour Diesel is a very potent strain and its effects could be somewhat overwhelming. In higher doses this may possibly lead to paranoia or a racing mind. Beginners should be careful and dose Sour Diesel with moderation.
What makes Sour Diesel unique?
The Sour Diesel strain is recognisable by its unique, intense gasoline-like smell with hints of lemon. Furthermore, it is an outstanding strain for its effects. Sour Diesel is what many cannabis consumers are actually looking for: it gives an uplifting, energising high and stimulates creativity. And these beneficial effects come without the risk of a couch lock.