Jack Herer (Sativa)
Jack Herer (Sativa)
Jack Herer, a tribute to the famous marijuana activist Jack Herer, is a sativa strain that lives up to the legendary name. This is one of the most pleasant sativas on the market. Its popularity has grown immensely over the years. Its light green frosty THC-laden nugs can be found on the top shelf of most dispensaries. Jack Herer is one of the best daytime strains and tastes sweet and fresh. This strain will instantly provide a jolt of energy that carries you through the next few hours.
Jack Herer was a lifelong cannabis activist. He authored the non-fiction book The Emperor Wears No Clothes, which talks about the many beneficial uses of the plant he collected over years of compiling historical data.
The strain called Jack Herer is a tribute to the activist and was first cultivated under the care of Sensi Seeds. Its genetics remain a mystery, but it’s often found in dispensaries due to its appealing flavor and effects.
Once you open up a bag or jar 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 is an even lighter appearance when it’s been cultivated properly.
Seeds of Jack Herer are available from the strain’s creator Sensi; alternatively, prospective growers can obtain mature clippings from healthy plants in order to grow clones. Sensi describes four distinct phenotypes of Jack Herer: two that lean indica and two that are predominantly sativa.
Outdoor growers should plant in Mediterranean-like climates that maintain daily temperatures between 72 and 80 degrees Fahrenheit. Because plants can reach heights of 8 feet in certain conditions, indoor growers should be sure to curb the height of Jack Herer by topping and by flowering soon after the plants take root. Jack Herer typically has a lower than average yield.