Lemon Skunk


Taste & Smell


Pairs Well With

About this Hybrid Strain

The award-winning sativa-dominant hybrid strain, Lemon Skunk, is known for its potent, powerful, lemony taste and a smell that has skunky undertones. Its buds often contain patches of yellow or golden oranges, surrounded by medium-green leaves.

Born of Citrus Skunk and Skunk #1 genetics, this strain’s THC level average between 14-15% and has been tested to be as high as 22%. Its high is described by users to induce cerebral activity, producing increased creativity while lifting the spirits into a happy and energetic buzz.

Many reviewers have described their Lemon Skunk high as a complex state of introspection, evoking thought, and increasing ingenuity, while lasting a long time. Many say the indica aspects of the strain do tend to kick in after one to two hours, leaving the consumer slightly sleepy as the cerebral effects wear off. Common side-effects noted by users, besides dry mouth and eyes, are paranoia or anxiety if consumed in excess.

Lemon Skunk has won handful of awards around the world and is a good choice of strain for breeders of all levels, requiring between 55 to 65 days to flower.

Lab Data

Cannabinoid Lab Data
Cannabinoid Amount
THC: 18.31%
Δ9-THC: 14-22%
Terpene Lab Data
Terpene Amount
Terpinolene: 0.70%
Beta Caryophyllene: 0.39%


Its parent strains are both phenotypes of Skunk #1. It first blossomed under the care of DNA Genetics. Its mother plant originated in Las Vegas while the father plant stems from Holland.

Genetic Lineage

Lemon Skunk - Hybrid Cannabis Strain
Hybrid Lemon Skunk
Skunk #1 - Hybrid Cannabis Strain
Hybrid Skunk #1
Indica Afghani
Afghani Origin
Sativa Thai
Thai Origin
Skunk #1 - Hybrid Cannabis Strain
Hybrid Skunk #1
Indica Afghani
Afghani Origin
Sativa Thai
Thai Origin
Hybrid Citral
Hindu Kush - Indica Cannabis Strain
Indica Hindu Kush

Frequently Asked Questions About Lemon Skunk

What is Lemon Skunk?

Lemon Skunk strain is a sativa-dominant hybrid with a long-lasting complex high, that consumers say can inspires creativity and evoke introspection.

What does Lemon Skunk mean?

Lemon Skunk gets its name from its parents Citrus Skunk and Skunk #1.

Where does Lemon Skunk come from?

The Lemon Skunk strain was created from Citrus Skunk and Skunk #1 genetics.

What does Lemon Skunk smell like?

Lemon Skunk smells like powerful lemon citrus, with skunky undertones.

What does Lemon Skunk taste like?

The Lemon Skunk strain tastes like lemons, with a skunky hint.

What color does Lemon Skunk have?

Lemon Skunk has lots of orange and yellow hues around the dark green leaves of the buds.

What effects does Lemon Skunk have?

The Lemon Skunk strain has a powerful cerebral and energizing effect that reviewers describe as long-lasting and complex while relaxing and enjoyable.

Is Lemon Skunk an Indica, Sativa or Hybrid?

Lemon Skunk is a sativa-dominant hybrid cannabis strain.