Alien Rock Candy, originally bred by Alien Genetics, is an Indica dominant hybrid made by crossing Sour Dubb with Tahoe Alien. A well-balanced pairing, this strain will tick many of the right boxes for many smokers. Originally a limited release, she was instantly a popular strain. Hyped up due to its scarcity and high demand. Various cuts of elite quality started to appear (619ster, cut of note) and people noticed with good reason! This herb established itself as a top-tier strain and is still a popular strain available in the recreational market today.
TASTE & SMELL –
The aromas when breaking up the buds are diesel, lemon peel/grapefruit and tennis ball. The smoke is pungent and tastes gassy sweet with undernotes of sour candy.
This herb is the kind of weed you can partake at any time. The high is elevating, relaxing, clear and perception sensitive. Often leaving the smoker in a calm and comfortable zone.
MEDICAL USES –
Medically, this strain has been used to treat anxiety, low mood and personality disorders.
GROW INFO –
Alien Rock Candy is a really nice and easy plant to grow. Popular as a cash crop, she produces short to medium bushes that respond well to topping during the vegetative cycle and a good haircut around the third week of flowering. This ensures multiple bud sites and encourages the undercarriage to bulk up. The buds as the name implies are Rock hard with over swollen calyxes bursting out, making for bumpy and bulky gooey spears. Outdoors, She will do well, but be on the lookout for bud rot and bugs. Finishing in 56 days+, THC levels ranging from 17% to 35% and easy to clone, this plant is highly recommended for using SGROG or Sea of Green growing methods.
SEED AVAILABILITY –
Alien Rock Candy is a strain that is no longer available from its original breeder, Alien Genetics. A google search will reveal a plethora of seed banks/breeders advertising Alien Rock Candy, none of them have a provenance that is verifiable. Alien Genetics is still very much in business and does offer crosses with Alien Rock Candy in them. Apple Rock Candy being one (Alien Rock Candy x Sour Apple IBL).