Delta-8 Cannabis is a strain of weed designed for the recreational user and medical patient looking for pain relief. Delta-8 has been hailed as the ultimate solution to those suffering from conditions such as chronic back pain, arthritis, nerve damage, and headaches. Unlike other strains of cannabis which have given consumers THC levels in excess of 20% this strain is capable of producing up to 22% THC. The reason being this magical strain is what is known as a high CBD marijuana plant which means that it has more than just High-quality delta-8 products but also cannabidiol which leads to delta-8’s unique effects.
Delta-8 is a high yielding plant and is especially known for producing more buds per square foot than any other strain of weed. When comparing Delta-8 to other strains, Delta-8 has been reported to have an exceptionally high yield at roughly 20% more than average. This strain produces a THC level of 22% to 29%, however most users do not typically report a true psychoactive effect from this strain. The reason for this being that the high CBD level of Delta-8 typically leads to a euphoric feeling, numbing discomfort, and pain relief rather than creating a ‘high’.
Delta-8 is considered an indica dominant hybrid which means that it’s naturally 80% sativa and 20% indica. Because of this it tends to produce a relaxing effect while providing pain relief and is capable of relaxing muscles and reducing stress and tension. This is due to the high CBD level of Delta-8 which leads users to feel very comfortable instead of anxious. Delta-8 produces a cerebral high, however, many users report that Delta-8’s effects are quite non-intoxicating and most people don’t experience any psychoactive effects.
Delta-8 can be grown indoors or outdoors but it will thrive much better in environments where temperatures stay above 75 degrees F during the day but below 60 degrees at night. The flowering period in Delta-8 is around 10 weeks which gives you plenty of time to finish this strain before harvest season arrives. Delta-8’s buds are structurally hard but don’t have a very dense feel to them. Delta-8 tends to produce more nugs per plant than other strains and the trichomes have been reported to be crystal clear with an amber hue.Delta-8 is one of those strains that you’ll want to grow out carefully in order to prevent any damage or discoloration. Unlike many cannabis strains, Delta-8 has a very forgiving nature when it comes to stress and pests encounter little resistance from this strain.