The highly potent indica cannabis strain called Mad Scientist, also known as “Mad S,” emits a sweet coffee scent with lemon undertones and produces a taste that’s similar. Its buds are heart-shaped and a deep green, with hints of violet and blue throughout.
The parent strains of Mad Scientist are a cross between the indica Herijuana and the hybrid White Widow. It first blossomed under the care of Sannie’s Seeds.
The THC content of Mad Scientist averages between 22-24%, and isn’t recommended for the novice consumer. Its powerful high will produce immediate tranquil effects that start in the spine and work their way throughout the nerves, relaxing the body and transitioning the mind into sedation. Because of its sedative effects, its known to couch-lock. It will also induce the munchies, so have snacks at hand. Reviewers enjoy its ability to relieve headaches, help with insomnia, and reduce muscle spasms.
Negative effects of this strain can vary depending on the consumer’s tolerance. Paranoia or anxiety may increase, and/or dizziness may result.
It takes between eight and nine weeks for Mad Scientist to flower and become harvest-ready.
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