Skunk variety history

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Californian origin, the original was grown for the first time 40 years ago and today many seeds banks have it. It has won several awards and is known for its high content of THC.

Clearly it is a variety that is grown for the first time, four decades ago, and today continues to be very successful because the quality is the same, and all its properties really worth. This is the short history of Skunk, of which today we want to talk at length about how it arose, its properties and characteristics.

Sam, the skunkman

Sam, the skunkman

Four decades ago

That is the time that has passed since in the 70s, a group of young American growers grow for the first time, the original variety marijuana Skunk, known as the Skunk # 1 , and do so under the intense sun of California and commanded by known as ‘Sam, the Skunkman‘.

Skunk, meaning skunk, is a hybrid cross of two landraces (pure varieties) sativa, the Columbian Gold and Acapulco Gold and other pure variety, Afghan Indica.

Super Sativa Seed Club

Super Sativa Seed Club

From the first time it was grown in the 70s until today, the variety has changed, to improve its characteristics and properties.

Returning to the history of Skunk, worth mentioning that it was only a variety known in the United States, especially in the area where it was grown in large external fields of California, although at the time, was a trip to Amsterdam which would change its luck and allow this variety was also known in Europe.

The first seeds bank was sold this variety, was Super Sativa Seed Club. However, it was not until 1998, when this variety won the Cannabis Cup as its fame grew truly worldwide and there were many seeds banks which wanted to incorporate it into its catalog to then create other varieties created from it.



Features Skunk variety

The Skunk variety changed the concept of cannabis culture across the world and today continues to surprise even the most experienced in these conflicts. Phenotype indicasativa, this variety of marijuana has such a powerful effect, although misused, called Skunk any powerful pot. The fact that the Skunk # 1 is the reference of uniform, reliable performance and solid genotype has achieved that, as mentioned, hundreds of modern phenotypes are created from it.

Skunk1 - Sensi Seeds

Skunk1 – Sensi Seeds

Some of the highlights of this variety of marijuana that has a flowering time between 45 and 50 days, include the bright green color of the leaves that contrast with the color of its leaves, which are of a green -lime. It also produces robust stems.

Moreover, the flowers are dense and round, of which strong buds that produce a large amount of resin arise.

Varieties derived from skunk

Today, it is still produced and marketed successfully, the original version of the variety, now protagonist of this post, other derived varieties, among which the following are also cultivated include:

Super Skunk : from seeds bank Sensi Seeds, in 1990 managed to win the prize for Indica Cannabis Cup. It is a very potent variety, which gives as good as the very aromatic plants vigorous and powerful results. In addition, growth is fast (between 45 and 50 days). Of course, experts recommend having some experience with smoking marijuana before getting into this world for the first time with it, because of its powerful effect.

Super Skunk - Sensi Seeds

Super Skunk – Sensi Seeds

Sensi Skunk : Indica phenotype and regular sex, is one of the varieties derived from the original skunk and also belongs to the bank Sensi Seeds. Fast flowering (between 45 and 50 days) and fat buds, it is an easy to grow seed, it is difficult to make mistakes. Unlike the original skunk, its aroma is sweet and citric.

Sensi Skunk - Sensi Seeds

Sensi Skunk – Sensi Seeds

Kannabia Special: from Kannabia seeds bank, it has been created for beginners growers can enjoy their first steps in this world, without having to get very complicated life. You can submit a lot of stress and make mistakes, which last long. Flowering is fast pulling, although it takes between 55 and 60 days. As far as taste is concerned, include the strange, but nice blend of strawberries and coffee, with a very discreet spice. Experts say its effect is fast and brings a sense of pleasure and pleasant break.

Kannabia Special - Kannabia

Kannabia Special – Kannabia

By Noelia Jimenez Team Piensa En Verde

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