Skunk No. 1 has parented many hybrids since it’s arrival in the 1970s. Though slightly indica-dominant, this strain provides a balanced experience complete with giggles and plenty of physical relaxation.
Skunk #1 has parented many hybrids since it’s arrival in the 1970s. Though slightly Indica-dominant, this strain provides a balanced experience complete with giggles and plenty of physical relaxation.
Skunk #1 Experience
Skunk #1 is a hybrid that provides a backbone to many modern-day strains. For good reason, too. This is an extremely well-balanced Hybrid. You can expect a very pleasant head-high coupled with ample physical relaxation from this pungent flower. A cross between Acapulco Gold, Afghani, and Colombian Gold, the lineage of this strain takes you back to the glory days of the 1970s.
If anything, this strain is slightly Indica-dominant. Many marijuana fans prefer to save this strain for the evening when it’s time to wind down after a stressful day. This happy Hybrid is also an excellent choice for social gatherings. Silly in nature, giggle fits are not uncommon after a few tastes of this herb. This strain’s THC content tends to run moderate to high. On average, you can expect between 15 and 20% of the psychoactive in this strain.
Traits of Skunk #1 and Skunk #1 Seeds
Cannabis enthusiasts will know they’ve got a skunk from its potent, signature scent. A surprisingly pleasant musky sourness hits your nose first, yet a mindful marijuana consumer may notice hints of sweetness, citrus, and pine. When combusted, this strain reveals its strong earthy and woody tastes. Some marijuana fans will taste sweet and sour flavors that can cause some coughing. Cannabis consumers will notice the tightly packed buds this plant produces and also appreciate Skunk #1’s quick flowering time, around 8 to 9 weeks.
Medical Benefits of Skunk #1
The balanced effects of Skunk #1 make it useful for a wide variety of medical conditions.
- The Afghani heritage amps up the pain-fighting qualities of this strain
- Muscle tension and general body aches melt away with a little skunk
- An expansive and upbeat mental high eases depression and chronic stress
- Some medical marijuana patients have even found it useful for inflammatory conditions like glaucoma, arthritis, and asthma