Super Skunk is a cannabis strain that comes from a mix of Skunk #1 and an Afghani indica that was originally bred by Sensi Seeds in Amsterdam. This hybrid strain has 80% indica and 20% sativa genetics. Super Skunk isn’t a boring old Skunk hybrid. On the contrary, it’s an improved version with greater potency and yield. Super Skunk is a proven producer of top-shelf buds in just 7 weeks of flowering. Super Skunk is a classic cannabis strain that, due to its ease of growth and reliably potent buds, remains prevalent today. Super Skunk is known for being one of the few strains that require more experience to smoke than to grow.
Super Skunk is bright green, with orange and brown pistils. Buds are dense with short and compact trichomes, Super Skunk flowers appear highly resinous, wrapped up in thin purple-tinted leaves. The flower structure is long and finger-like akin to stretched out pine cones.
The smell of Super Skunk flowers exhibits notes of red fruit and mandarin orange. Breaking open the buds reveals a sweet citrusy and earthy aroma. The Dutch version of Skunk used in this cross has a more sweet and fruity smell rather than American Skunks which tend to be more skunky pungent and ammonia-like. Indoor growers who are worried about detection should use air filters to stop the strong odors from spreading beyond the grow room.
The terpene profile is varied and rich in caryophyllene, limonene, myrcene, humulene, linalool, pinene, ocimene, and bisabolol. Super Skunk terpenes are used as an anti-inflammatory, antidepressant, analgesic, anti-anxiety, cancer inhibitor and even reduces alcohol or opiate cravings in addicts.
The THC level is between 19-21%. The CBD level is .04%. The heavy indica dominance of Super Skunk will leave users feeling relaxed and sedated.
Super Skunk is a powerful stress-reliever, inducing relaxation and a calm, euphoric high. The balance of indica and sativa results in a high that’s versatile and very pleasant. The high begins with peaceful and uplifting vibes. Then it grows into a body loosening and mellow fade that lasts about 90 minutes. The indica-style body buzz is good for those searching for a gentle pain reliever to use at any time of day or night. Super Skunks’ effects often vary in individuals so, consume mindfully if it’s your first time with the strain. This strain is known for being a powerful stress-reliever, inducing a feeling of deep relaxation and a calm, euphoric high.
Super Skunk is an easy strain to grow, even for the amateur growers. The plants can withstand many environmental conditions, making it a piece of cake to manage. Super Skunk cannabis seeds produce strong and uniform plants brimming with densely packed colas.
Most plants seldom grow beyond 3-4 feet in height, which makes them easy to manage for indoor growers. It has a short flowering time of 45-55 days. When flowering begins, the buds develop quickly. Growers are rewarded with generous yields of 500-600g/plant. Outdoor plants will finish flowering in early to mid-October.