Jack Herer is a Sativa strain that offers blissful, uplifting, and mild body effects. This name of this famous strain originates from longtime cannabis advocate Jack Herer, and it was created by Dutch breeders to pay tribute to the legend. It’s among the top cannabis strains in the world today, due to its uplifting and euphoric high.
Jack Herer cannabis strain is amongst the top Sativa-dominant hybrids in the world. The author of this strain was an activist who fought for the legalization of cannabis and industrial hemp during his years.
While Jack Herer was a cannabis enthusiast, he was also an environmentalist. Herer had a passion for the use of hemp as a renewable resource. Herer believed that hemp had so many applications including its ability to be used as fuel or fiber. Sadly, Herer died in the year 2010 at the age of 70, nearly two decades after his tribute strain was established in the Netherlands. However, his legendary contributions to the cannabis world still live today. This strain will continue to teach all cannabis consumers about Herer’s legacy for years to come.
This sativa dominant strain has a reputation for its intellectual, creative, uplifting mental effects while still offering a mellow body high. Users who consume this strain should expect a feeling of relaxation after inhaling this legendary strain. This strain was produced by crossing three different unique strains including Haze, Shiva Skunk, and Northern Lights #4, to bring you all of the happy, cerebral effects of a Sativa accompanied by a light dusting Indica effects.
Traits of Jack Herer and Jack Herer Seeds
This strain is popular mainly because it has a pleasant taste. It also offers marijuana consumers with a blend of herbal, almost sage flavors with earthy lemon undertones. This strain smells like citrusy with pepper, orange and even floral bouquets — a perfect gift for marijuana enthusiast and beginners alike.
Although the THC content of this strain is high (18 to 23%), the general effect of this strain isn’t mind-blowing. The genetics of Jack Herer offers a great blend of minor body high and energetic sativa.
Medical Benefits of Jack Herer
Jack Herer cannabis strain has a wide range of potential medicinal benefits including its ability to relieve psychological disorders. This strain can effectively help patients with depression and anxiety, as well as people with chronic stress, PTSD, or ADHD.
Jack Herer basically can make users focused and aware while relieving stomach pain, increasing appetite and curing any minor pain experienced by the body.
Patients with chronic pain, nausea, loss of appetite, or migraines, are recommended to take high doses of the strain. Different forms of cannabis including edibles, concentrates, live resin, and candies are recommended for people looking to consume large doses of this strain.
People suffering from different psychological conditions including stress are recommended to consume minor quantities of this cannabis strain because large doses of THC can further worsen your symptoms and cause paranoia or anxiety.