The taste was a very similar story; Extremely smooth smoke with skunk and sugary sweet undertones. A few hits of the bowl will leave you feeling somewhat groggy from the cloudy head effect.
Sweet Island Skunk (or Island Sweet Skunk) genetics can be linked to Skunk #1 x Unknown Sativa, making this a Sativa-dominant Hybrid. At first glance, Sweet Island Skunk looked awfully similar to an Indica with its small, super condense buds. However, the effects start off much more Sativa-like… only to be followed by a mellow body buzz.
Sweet Island Skunk Genetics Remain a Mystery
It’s considered to be very calming medication for both the body and mind. This makes Sweet Island Skunk popular among patients suffering from ADHD, PTSD, anxiety, stress, stomach issues, arthritis, and/or chronic migraines.
Visually, each bud in this Sweet Island Skunk batch had a good amount of hairs covering them as well as trichomes — always a good sign for quality medication. I was expecting a tropical stinky scent, but instead was greeted with nice sweet smelling buds that had undertones of earth and skunk.
I honestly had no idea what to expect when I heard my favorite dispensary had Sweet Island Skunk on their shelves. I picked up some Sweet Island Skunk in the Bay area before with lack-luster results. However, the good news is, this time around was much, much different. Finally, a pristine example of how a batch of Sweet Island Skunk should be.
Sweet & Sugary With Skunk Undertones
“Sweet Island Skunk genetics make it roughly 70% Sativa and 30% Indica.“
Typically thought of as a daytime strain… patients like to medicate with Sweet Island Skunk all day to stay medicated both mentally and physically. It’s ability to provide patients with a 70% head-high (Sativa) and 30% body-high (Indica) is particularly effective for those looking for full-bodied medication that won’t knock you out.
I honestly had no idea what to expect when I heard my favorite dispensary had Sweet Island Skunk on their shelves. I picked up some Sweet Island Skunk in the …