Sought out for its rich CBD content, the Sativa leaning strain Jamaican Lion is known throughout the MMJ community for its award-winning high CBD content. Jamaican Lion is a cross between the Jamaican Sativa strain Yarders and the rare Mountain Lion strain.
Due to containing high levels of CBD, this highly stimulating, and mildly psychoactive strain, according to consumers, can be used both during the day as well as in the evening. Both novice and experienced consumers enjoy Jamaican Lion for its low THC percentage and high CBD levels which gives users an intense body high without losing cognitive function.
Reviewers have described the onset of effects for Jamaican Lion as being an uplifting and euphoric strain that is both relaxing and mood enchanting. Visual and auditory enhancement has been reported by some users, while others have noted that Jamaican Lion can be mildly psychoactive and perfect for creative tasks and enlightened conversations. Some have also used Jamaican Lion as an analgesic due to its consistently high CBD percentages that may give relief to those suffering from chronic pain, muscle spasms, seizures, stress, anxiety, and depression.
Freshly cultivated and cured buds of Jamaican Lion will produce a fragrant and unique blend of earthy aromas of sweet herbs and flowers. Jamaican Lion’s flavor is unique, offering users a lightly sweet and nutty smoke with an earthy, tropical, and herbal essence. The buds of Jamaican Lion will produce oblong, mossy green nugs covered in a light dusting of trichomes and sparse brown pistils.
THC levels of Jamaican Lion tend to stay low, while the CBD percentages of this strain can reach up into the ’20s depending on cultivation methods used.