Harlequin is a Sativa dominant hybrid that was created by Mr.Green of House of David Collective and was initially selected for hashish production. This multiple award-winning strain gained popularity amongst medical cannabis patients due to its high CBD content. Harlequin is the result of mixing Colombian Gold, Thai, Swiss and Nepalese landrace genetics.
TASTE & SMELL –
Harlequin buds have a sweet musky aroma with hints of tropical mango. Once blazed, this strain delivers sweet and spicy flavors of mango combined with notes of musky earth.
Regarding effects, Harlequin provides little to no psychoactivity due to her low THC content and allows for a clean high without any intoxication.
MEDICAL USES –
Medically, Harlequin’s high CBD content makes her one of the most effective medical strains on the market today. She is mainly used to treat anxiety and mild to chronic pain.
GROW INFO –
She is considered an easy strain to cultivate. Growing quite tall, reaching heights of up to 2.5 meters and being suitable for indoor, outdoor and greenhouse cultivation. She produces medium-sized buds that are tight and dense with orange/reddish pistils and having a frosted appearance due to her solid sticky white trichome count. Harlequin has an indoor flowering period of nine to ten weeks and is ready for harvest by mid-October when grown outdoors in the Northern Hemisphere. Additionally, her buds will require support during the later stages of flowering.
SEED AVAILABILITY –
For those wishing to acquire Harlequin genetics, this strain is clone-only with cuts readily available throughout the Bay Area. Furthermore, this strain has been backcrossed by several breeders for seed production due to its popularity, two of note are Bodhi Seeds and NorStar Genetics.