NYC Diesel strain photo 1 Stock photo similar to NYC Diesel Strain
NYC Diesel new york city diesel
Hybrid 50% S, 50% I
Dominant terpene
Myrcene 0.19%

16.4 - 19%


0.54 - 0.89%


0.16 - 1.26%


Grapefruit, Diesel



New York City Diesel, or NYC Diesel marijuana, is an award-winning 50/50% hybrid strain with 17-21% of THC content and 1% of CBD on average. This pot variety is perfect for socializing, and many choose it as a daily smoke. This strain lineage includes Mexican, and Afghani X Hawaiian landraces and is bred by Soma Sacred Seeds, where it is also called Soma Sour Diesel. If you want to grow this strain, you can find NYC Diesel Seeds Autoflower on our website.

My experience with this strain was excellent from start to finish. I love this weed because every time it makes me the happiest in the world, even though Im just lying on the couch. Actually, the smell is not that bad, I like its citrus notes.

Tobias Dunn 14.07.21

NYC Diesel Strain Information

NYC Diesel strain was the winner of nine Cannabis Cup Trophies in the last twenty years for its high quality and pleasant, citrus scent and flavor, including a few first-place wins.

Strain Aroma and Taste

NYC Diesel strain is known for its wonderful lime and grapefruit citrus scent that is zesty, herbal, and spicy. When exhaling, the smoke will also smell like pine, herbs, and fuel.

It offers a sweet, citrusy flavor that is tinged with hints of diesel. The taste is much less potent than the scent.

Main Effects

The high produced from NYC strain is energizing, creativity inducing, and perfect for socializing. The effects of NYC weed strain are praised for the lack of paranoia and the uplifting properties. Most people experience an uplifted or euphoric feeling when using this pot strain and enjoy the other side effects of being relaxed but also socialized.

Medical effects of New York City Diesel include reducing stress and anxiety, relieving depression, and easing pain and nausea. New York City diesel strain also has a powerful “munchies” inducing effect that can be advantageous for those with eating disorders such as anorexia or bulimia.

Negative effects of this strain include couch lock for novice users and for people who use too much. The common side effect are dry mouth, red eyes, and a headache or dizziness can also be experienced; however, these effects are not inclusive to the NYC strain.

Grow tips

NYC Diesel weed is considered hard to grow but yields three to six ounces per square foot, which is why it is a favorite for large-scale growers. New York City Diesel can take up to 11 weeks to flower. Its seeds are available at online stores and local dispensaries.

Start Grow Your Own NYC Diesel Strain!

Seeds from: Crop King Seeds

Flowering time 70 - 85 Days
Grow difficulty Moderate
Height indoor 60-80
Price from $65 Check Seed Price

User Reviews 3

Tobias Dunn

My experience with this strain was excellent from start to finish. I love this weed because every time it makes me the happiest in the world, even though Im just lying on the couch. Actually, the smell is not that bad, I like its citrus notes.

Write your reply

Already from the name it’s clear that this strain is POWERFUL. My favorite one!!!

Write your reply
Aud Rey

I didnt like it at all. Perhaps I chose not the best time, because now I am depressed, and NYC Diesel only intensified my negative effects. It all started out fine, but as the buzz got stronger, I began to have paranoid thoughts.

Write your reply

Write a Review

Strain details

NYC Diesel 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. 16.4 - 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. 0.54 - 0.89%
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. 0.28 - 0.74%
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. 0.16 - 1.26%
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. 0.21 - 0.19%
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 - 0.74%

NYC Diesel 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. 0.02%
Pinene Pinene is one of the most widespread terpenes in nature, found in pine trees, basil, nutmeg, parsley, and rosemary. Cannabis containing terpene (alpha-pinene or α-pinene) boasts a strong pine scent. Pinene is responsible for anti-inflammatory, pain-relieving, and anti-anxiety effects. 0.09%
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. 0.19%
Camphene Camphene is terpene common for carrots, pepper, dill, fennel, nutmeg, thyme, as well as other fruits and vegetables. Camphene has a damp, pungent, herbal, minty aroma with pine undertones. In cannabis, mostly found in Indica strains. Camphene causes cooling sensations, having anti-inflammatory, antibiotic, antioxidant, analgesic, and antifungal effects. 0.15%
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. 0.1%
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. 0.07%
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. 0.03%
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. 0.15%
Caryophyllene Caryophyllene (also known as beta or b caryophyllene) is a terpene found in many herbs and spices, such as black pepper, basil, rosemary, and oregano. Cannabis high in caryophyllene delivers a strong spicy, peppery aroma, resembling cinnamon and cloves. Caryophyllene offers potent anti-inflammatory and sedative effects. 0.19%
Total terpenes content 0.99%


Soma Seeds

Growing Info

Flowering time 70 - 85 Days
Flowering type Photoperiod
Grow difficulty Moderate
Harvest time 90 Days
Yield outdoor
Yield indoor 1 - 2 Oz/Ft² (~ 400 g/m²)
Height indoor 60-80
Height outdoor 90 >

NYC Diesel strain lineage

Similar Strains

Choose by