Firstly, Jack Herer is a Sativa-dominant cannabis strain that has gained as much renown as its namesake, the marijuana activist and author of The Emperor Wears No Clothes. Combining a Haze hybrid with a Northern Lights #5 and Shiva Skunk cross, Sensi Seeds created Jack Herer hoping to capture both the cerebral elevation associated with sativas and the heavy resin production of Indicas. Its rich genetic background gives rise to several different variations of Jack Herer, each phenotype bearing its own unique features and effects. However, consumers typically describe this 55% Sativa hybrid as blissful, clear-headed, and creative.
Secondly, it Jack Herer will give you an immediate cerebral high with a strong body buzz that lasts a long time. Some will experience an airy light-headed high and visual enhancement or silly effects.
An all-around happy, clear-headed high, it makes for a suitable homage to the real. Jack Herer, often described as “the perfect blend”, earning itself fans worldwide.
This famous strain founded in the mid-’90s in Holland. It bred and cultivated as a medical-grade strain. Its distinct engineering made the use of a sativa Haze hybrid, mixed with indica Northern Lights #5 and the Shiva Skunk.
Its uniqueness lies in its genetics and in its soothing, happy personality. It shines strongly in its effects. Jack Herer also does great justice by being a very powerful healing medicine. It aids patients suffering from an array of ailments, both mental and physical.
Jack Herer: The Man, The Myth, The Legendary (Strain)
Jack Herer is one of those great strains because the man for whom the strain bears his name. He was a remarkable figure in the cannabis movement. Jack Herer was known as a feisty and tireless champion who fought for the rights we now enjoy.
A balanced hybrid
A well-balanced hybrid, Jack Herer generally tilts slightly Sativa at 55% to 45% Indica. THC can range from the high teens to low twenties. Also with a notable amount of CBG (anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant). There’s little CBD content — not enough to write home about.
They did a solid job! While Herer’s ancestry has been somewhat secretive, most believe it is a menage-a-trois of three strong strains: Haze (sativa); Skunk #1 (a sativa-dominant hybrid); and, Northern Lights #5, (an indica-dominant hybrid). This three-way hybrid is a great contender for both recreational and medicinal users.
Moreover, the strain is characterized by words like happy, bubbly, uplifting, energetic, creative, euphoric. Loved and desired for its sharp. Sweet, candy-like flavors that pair beautifully with its remarkable resin production.
A well-produced strain will capture the cerebral elevation of sativa-dominant strains. Swirling orange hairs, frosty white trichomes, pungent, earthy, woody with notes of pine.