What is Chernobyl Strain
Chernobyl Strain is a sativa dominant strain with a 20:80 indica/sativa ratio. Essentially, it is a cross between Trainwreck and Trinity, which is then pollinated with Jack the Ripper. The strain is available in the form of medium to small tight buds, which are green in color all the while being covered with trichomes with orange hairs. It has a potent smell to it with lime and citrus undertones making it a funky smelling strain, which is quite pleasing at the same time. As for the flavor, it is exquisite. It has a smooth deep taste that resembles its smell. You will get a nice citrus flavor during the inhale, but on the exhale, it has a dank taste to it.
Effects of Chernobyl Strain
One of the best things about the strain is that its effects can last for over three hours. You will experience euphoria all the while feeling extremely energetic. Recommended for day time use to was off anxiety and stress. Moreover, smoking the strain has also shown to increase appetite which is perfect for individuals suffering anorexia. However, the strain has been of benefit to patients with migraines or headaches.
Chernobyl Aroma, Flavor, Appearance
Anyone who has been within 5 feet of Chernobyl will tell you that the smell is reminiscent of a tropical fruit stand. Instantly you are hit with a wave of sweet, zingy scents that are pretty mouth-watering, if we do say so ourselves!
What starts as an overwhelming sweet cherry scent is soon overtaken with a hit of lime and citrus that packs one hell of a punch to the senses! Intermingled are notes of pungent earth, which works to balance out the sweetness of the overall smell.
Anyone who loves a fruity, mouth-wateringly sweet bud will LOVE Chernobyl. This is a perfect example of a strain that sounds harsher than it is, this is a real sweet-tooth bud!
If you have spent much time enjoying the smell of Chernobyl, then the taste shouldn’t come as too much of a surprise! On inhaling, you are hit with the smoothest of smokes, rich with fresh citrus flavors that are sharp and refreshing.
A real wake-up strain, Chernobyl’s flavors will make your taste buds come to life in no time as the lemon and lime notes dance on your tongue and make you want to go back for more. On exhale, the flavors take on a dank, rich, earthy profile, which helps blanket the sharpness of the citrus.
That sweetness isn’t lost in the taste of this bud, as cherry and pineapple notes can be tasted as an afterthought, leaving a pleasant taste in the mouth.
Chernobyl is a beauty of a plant and certainly takes after its mother in stature. Cultivators be warned – this bud grows TALL, with reports of it reaching around two meters in height!
Chernobyl is ripe with small- to medium-sized tight buds in a vibrant green hue. Coated in a generous amount of thick white trichomes and sprinkled throughout with orange hairs, she is a beautiful plant for sure.
Whether you are looking to grow Chernobyl for yourself or appreciate a good looking bag of bud, she is sure not to disappoint. Flavor, aroma, and appearance combined are more than enough to keep you coming back for more, and that’s before we get into how Chernobyl fairs in the efficacy stakes!