Cherry Bomb Strain
- Dry Eyes
- Dry Mouth
The most popular among medical marijuana smokers is Cherry Bomb, and it’s a perfect strain to start with. This strain has the parents of Hawaiian and North America Indica. There has also been some cherry hash added into the mix for a brief period of time. It originated in Honolulu, Hawaii, at a facility named Green Cross.
Cherry Bomb produces a high that comes on quickly, providing an uplifting and motivating mental effect. Effects of this strain can be gentle to moderate, depending on the dosage taken. Despite its mostly clear-headed and focused effects, it can also produce some body high or relaxation. This hybrid has been known to help in treating medical conditions such as depression, stress, fatigue, and chronic pain.
The adverse effects include the possibility of the smoker experiencing dry mouth and eyes. The THC content of this strain is 17% and can be found in the highest concentrations in its leaves.
Flowering takes approximately 9-10 weeks, after which the plant will reach approximately 19″ to 22″ in height. The flowers are not dense, but they do look fluffy. They are very sticky to the touch. The nugs have a scent of sweet cherry candy when lightly broken apart. They taste sour and tangy with an earthy flavor to them.
It can grow indoors and outdoors, but growers should note that the indoor flowering time can be longer. The buds are green with hints of purple and red, covered with trichomes that turn orange or red when flowering is complete.