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Lemon Pound Cake Lemon Cake, Lemon Cheesecake, Lemon Cheese

Cannabinoid THC Dominant

THC 15 - 19%

CBD 1.04 - 1.17%

Effect Euphoric

Side Effect Paranoia

Flavor Lemon

Lemon Pound Cake Strain Review


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The Lemon Pound Cake strain is a Sativa-leaning hybrid (80% Saiva/20% Indica) which also goes by several names, such as Lemon Cheesecake, Lemon Cheese, and Lemon Cake. Smokers can expect the weed to have a scent and flavor that lives up to its name. With limonene and linalool as the dominant terpenes, the Lemon Pound Cake cannabis flower has a fresh lemon aroma and taste with sweet floral undertones. The effect produced by the Lemon Pound Cake marijuana is uplifting yet relaxing by the end of smoking, making it a great option for patients struggling from pains, stress, and insomnia. The THC percentage in the Lemon Pound Cake strain varies from 15 to 19%, so depending on the level, both moderate and veteran smokers can enjoy this weed.

The cannabinoid content is varied and is also made up of the following:

  • CBD 1.04 - 1.17%
  • CBC 0.17 - 0.24%
  • CBG 0.6 - 0.64%
  • CBN 0.38 - 0.59%
  • THCV 0.22 - 0.22%

Taste and Aroma of Lemon Pound Cake

The Lemon Pound Cake strain is well-known for its taste and rich terpene composition that is dominated by limonene. Having a musky cheese undertone, the Lemon Pound Cake weed emits an aromatic citrus fragrance along with sweet tones. The taste in the vape is mainly lemon with an aftertaste similar to smooth cheese. The Lemon Pound Cake cannabis flower has three dominant terpenes in its trichomes that are responsible for its famous aroma and name. The linalool as the prevalent terpene gives the Lemon Pound Cake weed earthy and floral aftertaste.

There are other terpenes in the Lemon Pound Cake strain. Therefore, it also contains terpenes like:

  • Carene
  • Myrcene
  • Humulene
  • Valencene
  • Terpinolene
  • Phellandrene

Strain's Effects and Medical Applications

The Lemon Pound Cake strain produces a potent high that comes from its combined genetics. The effect starts from hitting smokers with an eye-opening sensation that will get them up and move almost instantly. The Lemon Pound Cake weed starts from promoting a cheerful state of mind that is accomplished with a sense of satisfaction and pure happiness. Being in this uplifted state, you can notice a boost of energy and concentration. Due to Indica heritage, the Lemon Pound Cake cannabis flower will then promote relaxation that calms the body and mind and allows you to unwind after a long day.

Due to these effects and moderate THC level, the Lemon Pound Cake marijuana bud is preferred to treat conditions such as:

  • Pain
  • Glaucoma
  • Insomnia
  • Arthritis
  • Migraines
  • Depression
  • Parkinson's
  • Hypertension
  • Inflammation
  • Muscle spasms
  • Multiple sclerosis

Adverse effects are rare and often appear in those sensitive to cannabis compounds. They may include:

  • Hunger
  • Tingly
  • Concern
  • Fatigue
  • Dry eyes
  • Insomnia
  • Paranoia
  • Depression
  • Drowsiness
  • Hallucination
  • Slurred speech
  • Rapid heartbeat
  • Thirst and dry mouth

Tips for Cultivating Weed

The cured buds of the Lemon Pound Cake strain are shaped like spades and have lots of fiery orange hair pistils as well as tiny crystal trichomes, giving it a fuzzy appearance. Growing the Lemon Pound Cake weed might be challenging for newcomers. This cannabis flower flowers within 54-62 days and gives a yield of 10-15 ounces per plant in 64 days. According to growers, the Lemon Pound Cake marijuana can be cultivated indoors and out and reach 30-60 inches in height in both conditions.

Side Effects

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Lemon Pound Cake Strain Cannabinoids

THC Tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, is a major cannabis chemical compound. It is a psychoactive element that stimulates dopamine release and induces euphoria or happiness. THC-rich strains may be helpful with such conditions as lack of appetite, chronic pains , etc. It is considered to be the primary active marijuana component. 15 - 19%
CBD Cannabidiol, or CBD, is a major compound in cannabis, which is non-psychoactive. It is also proved to counteract the side effects of the second major component THC. CBD is widely used for medicinal purposes in rubs, oils and so on. It is helpful in muscle pain cases, may treat arthritis and migraines. Even Greeks used it against pain, while Queen Victoria applied it to get rid of menstrual cramps. 1.04 - 1.17%
CBC Cannabichromene, or CBC, is a minor cannabinoid, meaning that its quantity in cannabis is quite little. Though it has the same origin as CBD and THC, it is different in functions. Without any psychoactive effects, it is an efficient cannabis compound in combating acne and depression. CBC produces analgesic, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory effects. 0.17 - 0.24%
CBG Cannabigerol, or CBG, is one of the minor cannabis compounds in adult plants. On the other hand, young ones contain a lot of this antibacterial and anti-inflammatory component. During the growth, CBG is converted into different cannabinoids, mostly THC and CBD. The compound itself increases appetite and decreases eye pressure. 0.6 - 0.64%
CBN Cannabinol, or CBN, is a trace element in cannabis that is considered to be mildly psychoactive. It appears from oxidation THC, exposed to light and heat. CBN is mostly contained in old cannabis and in traditional hashish. It is effective against insomnia, bacterial infections and appetite loss. 0.38 - 0.59%
THCV Tetrahydrocannabivarin, or THC-V, is a compound contained in cannabis in trace amounts. Even though it is close to THC molecularly, it is different in effects. This compound may be psychoactive only in large amounts. THC-V reduces blood sugar, controls appetite, stimulates bone growth, etc. African Sativa strains are the richest in THC-V. 0.22 - 0.22%

Lemon Pound Cake Terpene Profile

Carene Carene (also known as Delta-3 carene) is a terpene found in rosemary, lemons, pines, and cedars, offering citrusy and cypress aroma. Studies on mice showed that carene provides anti-inflammatory effects, as well as promotes bone health and chronic pain relief. 0.04%
Myrcene Myrcene (also known as β-myrcene) is one of the most common terpenes found in cannabis, representing more than 20% of the modern marijuana terpene profile. Myrcene has a distinct earthy, musky flavor, resembling cloves. It is responsible for calming and soothing effects of weed. Myrcene is also found in hops, thyme, mango, lemongrass, guava melon. 0.06%
Humulene Humulene (also known as α-humulene) is one of the major terpenes found in cannabis, contributing to woody, earthy, spicy, herbaceous, and, mainly, floral aromas of cannabis. Used in modern medicine, humulene offers anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, and appetite suppressant effects, which have been well-researched by pharmaceutical companies. 0.03%
Limonene Limonene (also known as d-limonene) is the second most common terpene in nature and the third most common terpene in cannabis. It has a powerful citrus aroma and can be found in all citruses, including lemons, oranges, grapefruits, limes, juniper, etc. Limonene is known to elevate moods and provide anxiety, depression, and stress relief. 0.28%
Linalool Linalool (also known as beta linalool, linalyl alcohol, linaloyl oxide, and p-linalool) is one of the rarest terpenes found in cannabis, mostly in small quantities. Linalool is known for its spicy and lavender aroma, bringing relaxation and calming effects. It is also said to provide anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties that can be useful for athletes. 0.25%
Valencene Valencene is a terpene that got its name from Valencia oranges - a fruit where It's initially found. Valencene offers citrusy, sweet aromas, with flavors having notes of oranges, grapefruits, tangerines, and, occasionally, fresh herbs or freshly cut wood. Citrus aromas, frequently found in a wide variety of cannabis strains, are contributed to by valencene, which is known for anti-inflammatory and insect repelling properties. 0.07%
Terpinolene Terpinolene is one of the most common terpenes found in cannabis; however, It's usually presented in small quantities. Is responsible for piney, floral, herbaceous, and even a little bit citrusy aroma of cannabis. Terpinolene can be found in lilacs, nutmeg, and cumin. In cannabis, terpinolene contributes to the sensation of "freshness." Has the potential to reduce the risk of heart diseases. 0.13%
Phellandrene Phellandrene (also known as alpha- and beta-phellandrene) is one of the rare terpenes found in cannabis with antihyperalgesic and antidepressive properties. Phellandrene contributes to a minty, woody, and mildly citrus aroma in cannabis. Previously confused with limonene and pinene, phellandrene was eventually distinguished as a separate terpene common for eucalyptus. Also, it could be found in mint, dill, black pepper, cinnamon, parsley, pine, and lavender. 0.13%
Total terpenes content 0.99%

Growing Info

Flowering time 54 - 62 Days
Flowering type Photoperiod
Grow difficulty Moderate
Harvest time 64 Days
Yield outdoor 10 - 15 Oz/plant (~ 400 g/plant)
Yield indoor 1 - 2 Oz/Ft² (~ 400 g/m²)
Height indoor 30-60
Height outdoor 30-60

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