Although the genetics are kept secret, it is believed Jack Herer stems from the lineage of Northern Lights mixed with the offspring of Shiva Skunk and Haze. It’s a world renowned Sativa-dominant Hybrid strain that is known mostly for its ability to create a clear-headed buzz coupled with a boost of focused energy.
Once you open up a package of Jack Herer, you’ll be greeted with a light floral scent having undertones of fresh soil and lemon zest. The most notable characteristic about this strain is its vivid orange pistils scattered throughout light green flowers. A dusting of crystal trichomes gives it an even lighter appearance when it’s been cultivated properly.
jack herer strain’s flowers are not particularly visually impressive: pale to medium green leaves form in densely-packed buds that are more elongated than rounded. The trichome count is high, making this a very sticky plant to handle.
What Jack Herer Strain lacks in visual appeal, though, it makes up for in scent. Cured properly, the flowers have a deep floral bouquet with hints of orange and lemon zest. Breaking open the dense buds shows off more of the citrus scent along with a peppery kick. When burnt, the flowers give off a surprisingly clean and herbal scent, similar to sage. The very smooth and easy smoke tastes similarly herbal. Although not overwhelmingly pungent, Jack Herer leaves behind a lingering spicy-floral odor giving the general impression of potpourri.
Effects OF Jack Herer Strain
You’ll feel the effects hit you almost as soon as you exhale, filling your brain with a lifted sense of clear-headed euphoria and motivation that’s accented by a boost in creativity and focus. You’ll find that conversations come easily in this state as you’re inspired to talk about anything and everything from philosophy to your favorite foods. Combined with its high 15-24% average THC level, these effects make Jack Herer strain a great choice for treating chronic stress or anxiety, depression, headaches or migraines and chronic fatigue.