The 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. Sour Diesel, sometimes abbreviated as Sour D, is an extremely popular strain, distinguished by the fuel-like chemical smell of its flowers. It has a mostly sativa head high with some subtle physical indica relaxation, making it popular among recreational and medical users alike. This is a potent strain, with a THC content that had been measured at between 20% and 25%.
Sour-Deez is known to cause a creative and mind-altering high, that has little effect on the body and won’t drag your energy levels down- this is partially what has caused it to become such a favorite among medical marijuana patients, stoners and 420-lovers alike.
With THC percentages from tests resulting within the 18-26 percentile, you can expect just a little of this marijuana strain to go a long way, especially if you are getting your hands on a top-shelf, supreme quality batch.
It is often a challenge for many marijuana-lovers to find a strain that doesn’t over relax them, but Sour Diesel weed really has the energizing factor covered, bringing positive energy and immediate mood-boosting to the table.
Expect to become effervescent after consuming some Sour D, for this marijuana strain isn’t just an amazing pick-me-up, but it also leaves your body and mind feeling calm, light and airy, while still making it possible to get things done during your day. Sour Diesel is versatile and multi-purpose.
The high from Sour Diesel comes on users quickly in the form of a warm and pleasant head rush. An uplift in mood may be noticeable as well. Although Sour Diesel stimulates synaptic activity in the brain, the character of this head high is more spacey than intensely cerebral. Users may feel chatty if surrounded by others or somewhat introspective if enjoying the strain alone. For many, this soaring high is partially anchored by a slight feeling of physical relaxation. That said, a body stone that leads to full-on couchlock is rare. The sense of euphoria that comes with this variety may be helpful in treating some symptoms of mild stress, anxiety, or depression. Its tendency to lead to associative thinking may provoke a bit of creative inspiration. Fans of the strain also describe relief from troublesome aches and pains. Sour Diesel’s combination of mental and somatic effects may also make it a potent aphrodisiac in certain situations. As is common with many strong sativas, the altered mental state brought about by Sour Diesel may prove overwhelming for some, leading to paranoid, recursive thinking or a feeling of being generally “out of control” of one’s thoughts or body. Users, especially those with a lower THC tolerance, should adjust their intake accordingly. Sour Diesel has an average-length high that lasts about 2 to 3 hours.