What Marijuana Strain is Lemon Haze?
The award-winning Super Lemon Haze sativa strain derives its name from the spicy citrus aroma that exudes with skunky undertones, along with a taste reminiscent of lemon candy. When ready for harvest, its buds are light green and extremely fuzzy with trichome crystals and golden hairs.
Her parents are the hybrid Lemon Skunk and Sativa Super Silver Haze. The first sprout blossomed in Amsterdam.
The THC content of Super Lemon is potent, averaging 16% and a maximum of 25%. It’s high leaves the consumer energetic and socially free, eliminating many forms of anxiety / stress and increasing appetite. Despite this strain’s ability to boost energy and creative brain activity, some reviewers have warned that the first 15-20 minutes after smoking this strain can be foggy before mental clarity sets in. Others have noted that this strain is a “one-hitter-quit” because the strain’s potency is so strong.
Paranoia is a common side effect in novice consumers or those who consume too much for their body type along with bloodshot eyes and cotton mouth.
Lemon Haze won first place in the High Times Cannabis Cup in 2008 and 2009 and second place in 2010.