strains | 09.07.2022

Strains Sense: Sour Space Candy

Here’s a strain you can smoke at any time.

There are moments in which daily life becomes repetitive. Sometimes you want to live something exceptional, almost out of this world. The good news is that with this strain you can do it from home.

Try the experience of combining sweetness and sourness in a new way. It will take over your senses and shake off your day—an experience from outer space without leaving the couch.

The Sour Space Candy strain is a balanced hybrid perfect to use at any moment of the day. It has a great CBD concentration of 16.4%, while THC is under 0.3%.

It will get you relaxed and motivated to get things done without getting sedated to bed. And you do so while enjoying its fruity flavor with outstanding diesel notes.

The Sour Space Candy Experience

 Strains Sense: Sour Space Candy
Photo courtesy of Botany Farms

Sour Space Candy is a balanced hybrid cannabis strain that is quite appreciated for its high CBD and low THC content.

This strain is one of the few that is perfect for any time of the day, early or late. However, there are users who have reported that it works best for daytime activities.

The flavor profile of Space Candy is uplifting and delicious, and everything you would expect from a classic hemp strain.

Its approximate CBD – CBDa content is around 16%, while THC remains below 0.5%. Its dominant terpenes are Limonene, Pinene and Myrcene.

The sourness of this strain comes from the strong mixture of high pinene and high myrcene terpenes.

Sour Space Candy Origin

Sour Space Candy is a cross between the Sour Tsunami strain and the Early Resin Berry. Sour Tsunami is best known for being one of the first strains bred with high CBD and low THC content. The blend of flavors combines the classic smell of gasoline with hints of acid.

Sour Tsunami is a Sativa hybrid that tastes like a gas station. The diesel scent is strong, but it has sweet berries and citrus lemon notes.

While the shocking terpenes cover your tongue, the energizing effects lift your spirit. The relaxation does not numb you but puts you in a good mood. This strain helps focus on mental tasks that need attention to detail.

Aroma & Flavor

The aroma of Sour Space Candy is unmistakable. Its complexity can be hard on the nose when you are not used to intense fragrances. But, once you become familiar with it, it’s a pleasure to smell. And at that moment, you know how good it will be when you burn it.

The name delivers what it promises when the smoke wafts through your mouth. The fruity notes provide a delicious caramel flavor. But it doesn’t exclude the sour. The diesel and gas aromas blend smoothly with the fruit. The result is the sensation of biting into a juicy ripe berry with a hint of citrus and pepper.

The combination of sweetness and acidity is very dominant. However, some pine and earthiness can be sensed underneath. The taste and aroma of Sour Space Candy accentuate the benefits and potency of its effects. It is a must-try for any CBD user looking to try a new experience.


Sour Space Candy is a balanced hybrid, which means that the even ratio of indica and Sativa provides a perfectly balanced effect. The physical and mental buzz will make this flower one of your favorites. It starts with an energizing charge that you can feel like a little reassurance behind your eyes.

The energy flowing through your brain seems to free your words. You are more talkative and feel blissful and optimistic. The day is bright even in winter.

The turbulent stream of energy turns into a peaceful pool of physical calm a few minutes later. Every day stress melts away in the warm embrace of the effects of the Indica side. You feel a pleasant heaviness in your muscles.

The couch is now your throne. You are the creepy king of the world. However, it doesn’t give you a couch lock. The numbness is relaxing, but you remain aware and focused.

The medical benefits of this strain help reduce pain, social anxiety, and mood swings. It is an anti-inflammatory agent that relieves symptoms of chronic pain.

Watching a movie and listening to chill music enriches these effects when consumed. Live your life free of any physical or mental discomfort. Soar high while staying clear-headed and grounded.

Undoubtedly the main effect of this strain is calm euphoria.

Possible Side Effects

You may experience some anxiety if you overdo it. Some users have reported dizziness and typical red, dry eyes.

Genetics & Lineage

Sour Space Candy is the offspring of two potent strains with exquisite flavors. Sour Tsunami and ERB from which this hybrid inherited the best genetics, like its phenotype. Its buds are striking and multicolor.

Early Resin Berry, aka ERB is the sweet part of Sour Space Candy. The taste of berries is dominant but has some citrus undernotes. This balanced hybrid offers the best of both worlds. ERB makes you feel the euphoria and the peace, keeping your head clear. Both parents of Sour Space Candy are rich in CBD. And give this strain its potent flavor and fantastic effects.

You can see purple, orange, and green in them. Plus, they are dense and sticky.

Yield And Flowering Time

This strain can give you flowers the size of a golf ball with an exciting yield. And it produces a generous amount of resin. For these reasons, it is a perfect strain to make concentrates. But, you must have some knowledge of whether you grow it indoors or outdoors.

If you grow it outdoors, put it in a warm and dry place with good ventilation. You should get a light that can give the plant enough heat, like the sun. Beware of rainstorms because they can harm the plant. And, when growing indoors, look for a large pot where the plant can grow its roots almost as long as its stem.

The buds of Sour Space Candy are hard as rocks. These multicolored buds go through different shades, such as forest green, orange with brown tones, and purple violet.

The average flowering time is 8 to 9 weeks.

When giving this plant the proper love and care, you get as much as 6 ounces per foot per plant.

Final Opinion

Although you won’t float into the stratosphere, this hemp flower does give some very pleasant and manageable effects. Because of its strong CBD dominance, it is mostly sedative and calming.

Sour Space Candy has a sweet and sour flavor profile with a hint of earthiness and gas to keep you grounded.

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