Sour diesel or sour D is the most smoked marijuana strain in the world. It possesses a peculiar grassy pungent stench which can be compared to a lemon and diesel smell. It is thought to have originated from phenotype strain of chemDawg plant that was pollinated by a nearby skunk hybrid. This original strain is thought to be only available as a clone although many seed banks and breeders have successfully backcrossed it to create a more stable and improved version.
Sour D has a powerful cerebral effect which makes the user more alert and aware of his or her surroundings. Furthermore, it has shown to make the individual more innovative. Most are times when people take it in the morning as it causes a burst of energy that gives the person the zeal to work during the day.
The indica side of this strain makes it medically important in the treatment of pain and migraine headaches. In addition, it is also used in the management of psychiatric disorders like bipolar, depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, and anxiety. It is good to know that it lacks the couch lock effect that is produced by green crack.