Wonder Skunk

About

Wonder Skunk is an Indica Dominant Hybrid strain that is a cross between two interesting strains; Road Kill Skunk x William’s Wonder. Both parents give powerful cerebral highs that may take a new user by complete surprise.

Wonder Skunk, however, has very balanced effects.

The strain was created by the Spanish breeders Seedmakers. These breeders have created strains such as Super Diesel, Widow, Blizzard, Critical, Low Dwarf, and Akauto.

The smell of Wonder Skunk is what you might deduce from the name; skunky at first but later you will be able to pick some wonderful fruity flavors.

Like most indicas, the plants mature fast; you should be drying by 8-9 weeks. Outdoors, Wonder Skunk does well in warm climates and the plants should mature in late April.

This strain has moderate amounts of the psychoactive compound in weed- delta -9- tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). THC binds to CB2 receptors in the brain to cause euphoria which is enjoyed by seasoned users but dreaded by new patients. With 10-14% THC, the cerebral effects of this strain are moderated and well tolerated by most patients. This strain can be used at any time of the day.

The cerebral high produced by this strain sets in slowly and lasts for a long time. Following, the body will also give in to the pressure and the patient will begin to feel lazy and immobile. This strain causes a couch lock effect; a feeling of being glued to the couch. It works well for a lazy day when a patient can afford to set aside time to recover from extreme fatigue and insomnia.

Wonder Skunk is also a good social strain. It stimulates some level of excitement and chattiness.
It has significant therapeutic benefits and has been used to treat insomnia, lack of appetite, inflammation, and pain among others.

Strain Type
This is an indica dominant hybrid strain with 70% indica and 30% Sativa. It has 10%-14% THC and 0.1% CBD.

Origin
Wonder Skunk is a cross between Road Kill Skunk x William’s Wonder. The breeders are Seedmakers.

Effects

Patient Reported Positive Effects

Patients enjoy the balanced effects of this strain. Both the mental and body effects set in at a slow rate and a deep sense of relaxation.

Patients have reported the following positive effects after taking this strain:
• Relaxation
• Happiness
• Sleepiness
• Upliftedness
• Hunger

Patient Reported Negative Effects

Thankfully, Wonder Skunk has very balanced effects. Patients have reported some symptoms of dehydration which include:
• Dry mouth
• Dry eyes

Patient Reported Rare Negative Effects

• Dizziness
• Headaches

Treats

Medical Benefits of Wonder Skunk

Wonder Skunk is a relaxing strain that may be used to wind down a hectic day. Patients with chronic fatigue have turned to Wonder Skunk to catch a break from the daily hustle.

It also acts as a good stress reliever. Those prone to stress and depression may also benefit from using this strain.

The mental high imposes clear-headedness. In this way, patients with mental fog may turn to this strain for relief. Because this strain induces sleep, it can be used to treat insomnia.

Patients have used this strain to treat:
• Chronic fatigue
• Pain and inflammation
• Insomnia
• Poor appetite
• Arthritis
• Stress
• Depression
• Alzheimer’s disease

Terpenes

Terpene Profile

Wonder Skunk is a terpene-rich strain. As much as it has numerous terpenes, the following are dominant and offer therapeutic benefits:

Myrcene
This is one of the most studied terpenes found in cannabis. It has a strong skunky scent and consequently, it is dominant in “skunky” cannabis strains. You will find it in strains such as OG Kush and Granddaddy Purple. It is also abundant in Mangoes, Lemongrass, and Thyme. Therapeutically, it contributes to the indica relaxing effects of this strain.

Limonene
This terpene is also referred to like the citrus terpene; it has a strong lemony scent. Studies have shown that it may help to relieve acid reflux and heartburn. It also helps in the absorption of other terpenes.

Linalool
This is a sweet-smelling terpene that blunts the earthiness of this strain. It is emerging now that linalool may have a role to play in the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease.

Borneol
Borneol has the scent of mint and camphor. It has been used in Chinese medicine for many years. It has anticoagulant, anesthetic, and brain-protective effects.

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