Star Killer Strain - Best for Relaxation and Sound Sleep
Star Killer strain is a heavy-hitting, almost solely of the Indica variety that has the power to halt your hyperactivity and slow you down. If you are not careful, it can shut you down for the whole day. While this may not be what you want with your pot, this is the effect that it has on delivering the experience of ultimate relaxation.
Star Killer is a two-way cross between Rare Dankness #2 and Skywalker OG. It won the 2016 Colorado Cannabis Cup for Best Hybrid Flower, and since then it has been known to please a large number of consumers. Connoisseurs claim that it can kill any type of pain in the body as well as treat sleep-related issues such as insomnia. The strain is known to strongly relax the body allowing you to take a deep rest.
First-time cannabis users should steer away from this strain. It hits a high of between 27% and 30% THC content, offers OG Kush users a run for their money. Its CBD content is about 1.88% which highly contributes to its medicinal features.
Star Killer Weed Strain Flavor
You will immediately be met with a pungent scent of lemon and pine. When it comes to cannabis, the pine scent may not be extraordinary, but the blend of lemon makes it pleasant.
The weed has a pungent and skunky taste that will make you raise your eyebrows. However, the unique mix of pine and lemon with an earthy taste gives it an unusual flavor. Most users describe the taste as being pleasant and the spicy hint in the smoke makes it smoother.
The Strain’s Typical Effects
The Star Killer strain is unlike many other strains. The effects can be similar at the beginning where the user feels happy and uplifted, but that is where the similarity ends. Rather than the high intensifying to induce euphoria, the user will feel hazy due to its heavy stoney effects.
As the buzzing mental head high sidles down the body, the user will finally succumb to the numbing physical high it brings. You cannot escape the sedative effects it brings, and you will most likely remain held to your couch or bed and drift into a deep sleep. Shortly the effects are:
After it won the medical marijuana hybrid award, Star Killer strain proved itself to be a strain with effects that go beyond leisure. It provides relief to patients suffering from:
Star Killer OG strain has crippling effects that are ideal for use in the evening. However, due to its incredibly high potency, it has some distinct negative effects. Users experience dry eyes and mouth—these are both normal with any strain. Other adverse effects are feeling paranoid, elevated levels of anxiety.
Star Killer Strain Growing Review
As it is a relatively new strain, there is little information about growing Star Killer as there is about other strains. Once you acquire the seeds, it is important that you keep the temperatures between 70 and 80 degrees Fahrenheit.
It thrives well in the Mediterranean climate outdoors. When Star Killer strain grown indoors, ensure that you regularly monitor the lighting conditions.
When grown indoors, the expected yield is about 12 to 16 ounces per square meter. The flowering time is between 9 and 10 weeks.
When grown outdoors, you can harvest towards the end of October. The estimated yield per plant is around 16 ounces.
Star Killer Strain Cannabinoids
|THC||23.5 - 26%||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.|
|CBD||0.48 - 0.77%||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.|
|CBC||0.36 - 0.77%||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.|
|CBG||0.34 - 1.01%||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.|
|CBN||0.37 - 0.19%||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.|
|THCV||0.26 - 0.98%||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.|
Star Killer Terpene Profile
|Carene||0.12%||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.|
|Pinene||0.06%||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.|
|Myrcene||0.18%||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.|
|Ocimene||0.05%||Ocimene (derived from the Ancient Greek word Ocimum meaning basil) is a terpene with sweet and herbaceous flavors, also boasting citrusy and woody undertones. Naturally, ocimene occurs in mint, parsley, orchids, hops, kumquats, mangoes, basil, bergamot, lavender, and pepper. Offers antifungal, anti-inflammatory, and antiviral properties.|
|Humulene||0.05%||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.|
|Limonene||0.17%||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.|
|Linalool||0.14%||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.|
|Terpinolene||0.01%||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.|
|Phellandrene||0.06%||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.|
|Caryophyllene||0.16%||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.|
|Total terpenes content||1.00%|
Star Killer strain lineage
Star Killer Terpene and Taste Chemistry
THC 19 - 21.5%
CBD 0.22 - 0.57%
THC 17.25 - 19.25%
CBD 0.38 - 0.87%
THC 20.75 - 22.75%
CBD 0.27 - 0.59%
THC 7.5 - 10%
CBD 0.02 - 0.46%
THC 13 - 19.5%
CBD 0.08 - 0.77%
THC 18.67 - 21.67%
CBD 0.34 - 0.63%
THC 19.4 - 22.4%
CBD 0.38 - 0.62%
THC 17.25 - 23.75%
CBD 0.05 - 0.92%
THC 19 - 21.25%
CBD 0.38 - 0.8%
THC 15.67 - 17.33%
CBD 0.52 - 0.72%
THC 15.75 - 19%
CBD 0.24 - 0.61%
THC 20 - 21.8%
CBD 0.45 - 0.81%
THC 18.67 - 20.33%
CBD 0.2 - 0.49%
THC 19.8 - 21.6%
CBD 0.57 - 0.77%
THC 22 - 25.5%
CBD 0.57 - 0.84%
THC 18.33 - 20.33%
CBD 0.63 - 0.88%
THC 13.5 - 17%
CBD 5.2 - 5.72%
THC 15.25 - 17.75%
CBD 0.19 - 0.5%
THC 15.5 - 20%
CBD 0.52 - 0.52%
THC 16.3 - 20.1%
CBD 0.67 - 1.07%
THC 20.17 - 23.67%
CBD 0.93 - 1.52%
THC 22.33 - 24.67%
CBD 0.3 - 0.4%