Island Sweet Skunk, also known as ISS or Sweet Island Skunk, has been cultivated on Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Canada, for decades. Nirvana’s version of this strain made the High Times Top 10 Canadian Strains of All Time list in 2013. First bred by Federation Seeds, this hybrid should not be confused with Sweet Skunk from Spice of Life. This strain is heavily influenced by Skunk #1 as well as a 1970’s California Skunk called Sweet Skunk. A Vietnam veteran brought Sweet Skunk to Federation Seeds, where it was crossed with an unknown Sativa. Smelling and tasting like sweet citrus with a bit of skunk, Island Sweet Skunk is a strain that starts with a perky upbeat high, quickly followed by a soft body buzz.
Sativa Dominant Hybrid – 80% Sativa / 20% Indica
THC Level: 21-23%
Common Usage: ADD/ADHD, Anorexia, Anxiety, Chronic Pain, Depression, Fatigue, Gastrointestinal Disorder, Headaches, Hyperactivity, Inflammation, Migraines, Stress
Effects: Cerebral, Creative, Energizing, Euphoria, Happy, Uplifting
Fran Khan –
Absolutely in love with the sweetness of this strain!