Island Sweet Skunk is a Canadian native that’s quickly spread around North America. This zippy Sativa is great when you need a little extra energy, or need daytime pain relief. This strain may also go by the names Sweet Island Skunk or ISS. Marijuana consumers can expect THC levels around 16-25%, while the Island Sweet Skunk’s CBD content is roughly 0.1%.
A nice Island Sweet Skunk is like a strong cup of coffee. This Sativa was originally cultivated in Vancouver, British Columbia from Skunk No. 1. Breeders at Federation Seeds brought this strain into existence and it has since proliferated along the West Coast of the United States and Canada.
As an 80% Sativa hybrid, Island Sweet Skunk will give you some get-up-and-go. Yet, the cerebral effects of this marijuana strain are accompanied by a very soft feeling of bodily relaxation. Patients with neuropathic pain conditions and mild aches and strains tend to enjoy this plant.
Recreational cannabis consumers will like the boost of focus and creativity this strain provides. Its ability to slightly relax muscles and ignite your energy make it a good option for a night out dancing.
The name of this strain perfectly explains its aroma. This pungent plant has a unique tropical scent with plenty of sweetness and musky skunk. Marijuana consumers often find that this strain has a bit of an herbal grapefruit flavor. The slightly sour, citrus flavor of this strain perfectly complements its energizing effects.
Recreational consumers enjoy the energizing effects of this strain, but medical marijuana patients also find a number of uses for this lively Sativa.