A Deep Dive into Killawatt Strain

Last updated on November 24th, 2020 at 07:07 pm

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The Killawatt Strain, also known as Killa Watt, is an excellent Indica dominant hybrid strain. The hybrid ratio is rated at 70% Indica and 30% Sativa. 

The genetic make-up of the Killawatt strain is obtained through the crossing of the Hinda Kush strain with the Skunk #1 strain. This combo makes this bud a serious killer! With an extremely high THC level of 18% to 22% THC! 

But the most noteworthy aspect of this strain is the incredible high CBD level, from 9% to 12%! Such CBD levels are a rarity among the THC dominant cannabis strains. It is also what makes the Killawatt strain a very punchy medical herb. 

Once consumed, the Killawatt strain kicks in straight away at high speeds. First, you will feel an intense euphoria accompanied by energy. This energy further encompasses your entire body in pleasant warm waves, relieving you from all pain and stress. Gradually the intenseness dissipates, leaving you with an overall pleasant calm feeling. This relaxing feeling lasts for a relatively long period compared to other popular herbs. 

Another effect experienced during this period is that you will experience a huge urge for some munchies! Undoubtedly, this strain is perfect to fight eating disorders.

The Killawatt strain is also an excellent mood-booster, leaving you with a happy uplifting vibe, while introspectively enhancing the spiritual perception of otherwise mundane experiences. This strain is therefore very popular among patients dealing with a plethora of ailments. Like PTSD, depression, anxiety, cramps, and muscle spasms, headaches and, migraine, arthritis, and chronic pains.

The first thing we noticed when taking in the Killerwatt strain, was the skunky, citrus sweetness that tastes like candy with a similar smell, accentuated with earthy herbal undertones. On the inhale you will be taken away by a tasty sweetness, and on the exhale you will experience a darker undertone reminiscent of fine hashish. 

The Killawatt strain not only has a fantastic aroma and flavor, its appearance is wonderful too. The cone-shaped mint green nuggets are dense and have little orange hairs upon them. On top of it, the entire bud is covered with a snow blanket of potent crystal trichomes. 

The Killawatt strain could be grown indoors as outdoors. Many growers have reported preferring growing this strain indoors, for added control and performance. So, if you are considering growing the Killawatt plant by yourself, it might be advisable to invest in an indoor growing setup. Luckily the seeds have been feminized for improved efficacy and ease of use. 

When it comes to the flowering period, you can expect to harvest the fruits within 8 to 10 weeks, which is a bit longer than average. In return, you will amass huge yields of around 500 to 600 g/m2. These numbers are compared to other strains, amazing quantities.

When growing outdoors you can expect harvesting in early to mid-October.

Who Is It For?

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The Killawatt strain is a reference for many medical cannabis users. And this strain is sought after by many recreational users too. Users who are seeking mind-blowing potency that lasts, are very fond of the Killawatt strain since the high last longer than many other weeds. It is not just about the length of the high. It is especially the quality of the high: calming, and anxious free.

Is This Strain Sativa Or Indica?

The Killawatt strain is an Indica dominant hybrid strain. The hybrid ratio is rated at 70% Indica and 30% Sativa.

How Does The Killawatt Strain Make You Feel?

The Killawatt is very potent on many levels due to its high THC content combined with a high CBD content. This combination makes for a blazing fast euphoric high, accompanied by a full-body relaxation relieving all pain there might have been, from head to toe.

Flavor – What Does The Killawatt Strain Taste Like?

The flavor of the Killawatt strain is sweet with a distinctive skunky overtone. The exhale is reminiscent of sweet hashish. 

Aroma – What Does The Killawatt Strain Smell Like?

The aroma of the Killawatt strain smells very sweet and skunky with a candy-like lemon overtone. Very refreshing! 

THC Content

The THC content of the Killawatt strain is high at 18% to 22% THC. Even veteran consumers will be blown away by the potency.

CBD Content 

But the most noteworthy of the Killawatt strain is the incredible high CBD level, from 9% to 12%! This combination makes it excellent for a multitude of applications and gives this strain the potency to deliver full-body experiences while boosting energy and focus.

Medical Benefits?

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These incredible numbers of very high THC content combined with high CBD content makes the Killawatt strain suitable to a very long list of medical applications, such as:

  • PTSD
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Cramps 
  • Muscle Spasms
  • Headaches 
  • Migraine
  • Arthritis
  • Chronic pains 

Possible Side Effects?

  • Dry Eyes
  • Dry Mouth
  • Dizziness

Products That Are Produced From The Killawatt Strain

The power of the Killawatt strain makes this strain an ideal ingredient to make potent edibles. Also, the resinous trichome glands are perfect to extract concentrates from, like for example sublime hashish.

Growing Information

  • To be grown indoors as outdoors (with a preference for growing outdoors) 
  • Feminized seeds for ease of use and added efficacy 
  • Flowering period: indoors, eight to ten weeks. Outdoors, mid-October
  • Yield:  500 to 600 g/m2

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