All About Island Sweet Skunk (ISS) Cannabis Strain
Island Sweet Skunk was developed by Federation Seed Company in Canada and their intention was creating a sativa dominant strain that has energy boosting capabilities. This kush is also colloquially known as Sweet Island Skunk.
The parent strain of this marijuana includes Big Skunk #1 and Sweet Pink Grapefruit. Hence, its aroma and taste have notes of grapefruit and sweet skunky terpenes. Cannabis growers say that it grows really tall in a straight position and yield is pretty generous. Its flowering time takes around 7 to 8 weeks until it is ready to be harvested and processed for oil, wax or whatever application it is designated for.
Other breeders have created a version of Island Sweet Skunk that has high CBD content to use for several application. Such CBD-rich strains can help patients manage mental and mood problems much easier. Other medicinal applications of CBD-rich weed are treating muscle spasms, inflammation and chronic pain.
What is the terpene profile of Island Sweet Skunk?
The main terpenes are Limonene and Ocimene, which is responsible for the sweet fruity flavor. This bud is also have some Myrcene that gives the earthy and skunky flavors.
What are benefits of Island Sweet Skunk?
Island Sweet Skunk is used when a mood boost is needed. It can also help with anxiety and other mood related conditions, such as depression and stress. This weed is also consumed in order to help with pain management. Described as energetic and uplifting, users benefit from enhanced experiences and become more talkative, enjoying social interaction.