Cherry 18 Seeds Strain Genetics
Cherry 18 marijuana seeds are a superstar cross between the clone-only Cherry Pie (aka Cherry Kush) and The OG 18, one of DNA Genetics’ standout strains.
With a renowned genetic pedigree from the breeders who brought you Tangie, it makes sense that Cherry 18 lineage descends from cannabis favourites like Durban Poison, Grand Daddy Purple (aka GDP), the legendary OG Kush Christopher Wallace Cut, and Chemdawg. Together, these compound genetics deliver a sweet and sour aroma, bulky resinous buds, and an intensely relaxing high.
Cherry 18 Strain Terpene Profile
While the terpene profile for Cherry 18 is still being developed/under analysis, we can use information from the parent strain cross of Cherry Kush x The OG 18 to make an educated guess.
Cherry 18 cannabis strain flavours boast a satisfyingly sweet and fruity aroma with acidic fuel, and citrus notes that smell like your momma’s fresh-baked pie. The balance of sweet and sour flavours will tantalize your tongue and ignite your senses.
Cherry 18 dominant terpenes likely include myrcene, alpha-pinene, and limonene, which are responsible for this strain’s overt sweetness with slightly earthy and kush nuances that pack a complex yet delightful punch.
Cherry 18 Strain Effects
Cherry 18’s genetics deliver a hard and fast high that starts off euphoric and light but quickly transcends into a heavy full-body buzz. This strain is best enjoyed over a lazy weekend or evening where you can enjoy the happy and relaxing effects right from your couch.
Cherry 18 THC level is considered high and is what you’d expect of an indica dominant hybrid. The influence of the terpene alpha-pinene may also stave away any anxiety you might feel from this strain’s high THC and low CBD levels.
Cherry 18 Strain Medical Benefits
Cherry 18 medical seeds can potentially benefit medical marijuana patients who suffer from depression and insomnia.
With influence from myrcene and alpha-pinene terpenes, Cherry 18 medical benefits include sedative, mood-lifting, and anti-inflammatory properties that have been known to provide a therapeutic benefit to those who suffer from chronic mood, stress, and sleep disorders.
How to Grow Cherry 18 Strain
With a short flowering time, growing Cherry 18 cannabis seeds is moderately easy. This memorable strain boasts uniform plants with flexible branches that produce bountiful harvests.
Available as feminized seeds from the MGS seed bank, Cherry 18 flowering time averages 8-9 weeks from germination and is suitable for indoor and outdoor cultivation or in a greenhouse. Cherry 18 yields are plentiful, and range from up to 500g per m2 when grown indoors and as high as 600g per plant when cultivated in the proper outdoor conditions.
With Cherry 18 feminised seeds from Crockett Family Farms, growers will appreciate the extravagant resin production, colourful trichome covered buds, and an unforgettably satisfying aroma.