Jack Herer Overview
If you’re even a little familiar with the marijuana industry, you’ve probably heard of the strain Jack Herer before. This legendary sativa strain is named after the longtime marijuana activist and author of The Emperor Wears No Clothes. Its genetics are a bit of a mystery but is thought to have been created by crossing a Haze hybrid with Northern Lights #5 and Shiva Skunk. Created in the 1990s, this strain has gone on to pass its name as well as its genetics to other infamous strain, such as Jack the Ripper. Providing a clear-headed high, this sativa is great for wake and bakes and is easily a sativa lover’s favourite.
Jack Herer has won a total of nine Cannabis Cup titles. Give this legend a try if you haven’t already.
Users of Jack Herer in the marijuana community have reported that the effects come rather quickly. Upon finishing your session, you’ll notice that you’re very alert and awake. Users feel a rush of creative energy which motivates the user to get up and brainstorm or do something active. Alternatively, if you aren’t looking to be active you might also decide to be creative with art, music or brainstorming other ideas. You’ll notice you’re feeling very happy and uplifted as well. A proper dose of stimulation helps users feel relaxed but productive in accomplishing whatever task.
According to users within the medical marijuana community, Jack Herer may provide some benefits. This flower is effective in battling stress, Depression and anxiety. Due to its uplifting and euphoric effects, users have reported that all the worries and stress they’ve been feeling is temporarily washed away, and all they’re left with is a smile on their face. Minor aches and pains are no longer noticeable as well.
Disclaimer: Buds will vary from small to medium