This beloved strain, Super Skunk, entered popular cannabis culture when its breeder crossed Skunk #1 and Afghani. It was developed to be better than its original, and many believe that it’s better by a long shot. As an Indica-dominant hybrid, this strain has 65% Indica and 35% Sativa
Super Skunk produces a nice all-over body relaxation. At the same time a wave of happiness and euphoria sweep over you. Your senses become enhanced, so when you start to feel the munchies, your snacks will taste a lot more flavorful. Also, your mood boosts, you become chill and feel your stress levels drop off. Medical users also like this strain because it helps reduce and eliminate pain, headaches, and cramps.
This is the perfect indoor and outdoor strain. Since Super Skunk is predominantly an Indica strain, it grows to medium height and is bushy and compact. Due to the way it grows, the branches are heavy and the stems are thick to support the large dense buds. When grown outdoors this plant can yield up to 600 grams per M2. And it can survive harsher outdoor environments, particularly when exposed to pests and disease. Lastly, this stain has a short flowing time of 8 to 10 weeks, so it has an early harvest of late September or early October.
Take a big inhale of a Super Skunk nug and observe how sparks of aroma get sent through your nose hairs. The skunk smell is pungent and not easily missed. It’s light green in appearance with reddish-brown hairs. The buds are thick and dense. When you break it apart, the aroma of skunk, along with earthy and spicy notes shine through.
Super Skunk is an excellent strain all the way around. It’s an easy plant to grow making it appealing to novice growers and even those with veteran skills. And its THC levels are in the medium range which is also appealing to different types of smokers. Overall, we’re serious fans of Super Skunk. We love how it’s Indica strength leaves your body thoroughly relaxed while its Sativa effects balance it out by providing clear-headedness.
Although the smell is skunky, the tasting notes are surprisingly different. In your first bong rip or hit from the joint, you’ll taste sweet flavours. Then as you continue to smoke, you will get hints of spicy notes, like pepper. Depending on how you grow Super Skunk, it could even taste fruity and earthy.