Jack Herer Strain
Jack Herer is a Sativa dominant medical grade strain that originated way back in the 1990’s. Appropriately named after author and legendary cannabis activist Jack Herer, this iconic cannabis strain was created in the Netherlands by the Sensi Seeds company [“the place” to order cannabis seeds from online back in the day] and later resurfaced on Canada’s west coast as a highly respected medical grade marijuana strain. An exceptional terpene profile bring out the well rounded, potent effects that have made this strain both a timeless classic as well as an award winning legend amongst Sativa strains.
Though it’s exact genetics have been kept secret, urban legend has it that Jack Herer is thought to be a cross between Northern Lights #5, Shiva Skunk and Original Haze, three very high quality strains on their own accord. Jack Herer buds boast 4 unique phenotypes, the most common being slightly sativa slanted and a genetic relation to a number of younger “Jack” hybrids.
Jack Herer is a strong cerebral Sativa that promotes a notable boost in energy and focused mental stimulation. Renowned and loved by many artists around the world, this strain offers a euphoric head high that induces creativity, and enhanced visualization characteristics that is certain to have you slapping paint on that canvas!
The overabundance of dense, sticky trichomes inherited from its NL #5 parent makes Jack Herer resin heavy like indicas. JH buds are sticky, dense and long and it’s leaves are pale green. Jack buds boast a complex combination of terpenes that include strong floral and orange lemon citrus with earthy undertones of sage and pepper with the very distinct finish of smooth tasty pine spice.
Expect the Jack Herer experience to deliver an immediate top heavy cerebral high along with deep simultaneous full body relaxation. The JH high is distinctly clear headed and provides enhanced alertness as well as encourages social interaction. These effects make Jack Herer the perfect strain for daytime use as it rarely induces feelings sleepiness or an uncontrollable attack of the munchies. JH is highly recommended for users who want to remain productive, whether running errands or meeting an important deadline after consumption.
Jack delivers a hard hitting blissful happy high, diminishes stress, relieves anxiety, stress and depression as well as eliminates fatigue and migraines. JH has also been recommended for use to treat neurological disorders like bipolar disorder, PTSD, and ADHD as well as for general and chronic aches and pains. JH is perfect for new users due to it’s ability to allow one to retain a feeling of control while under the influence of it’s effects.
Sativa/Indica: Sativa Dominant Hybrid