Orange Bud is a strain that was bred by Dutch Passion in the 1980s. This strain is a 90% Sativa dominant hybrid cannabis strain with an impressive 16% to 22% THC content and 0.3% CBD. This award-winning cross is a mix of two original Skunk cultivars, making it 100% Skunk. Popular with consumers, Orange Bud took 3rd place in the HighLife Hemp Fair for the Best Coffeeshop category in Amsterdam 2002, and in 2006 it walked away with 3rd place again at La Revolta Verda’s for the Popular Vote category in Girona, Spain.
TASTE & SMELL –
Orange Bud produces a deep citrus skunk aroma and sweet fruity flavors.
The hard-hitting cannabis strain delivers an overall feel good experience, being uplifting, slightly energizing and encouraging social interaction.
MEDICAL USES –
Patients report the Sativa dominant flowers are excellent for a boost of energy while reducing chronic pain. In large amounts, it can induce sleepiness, helping people with sleep disorders get a peaceful night’s rest. Additional uses include increasing appetite, relieving headaches and symptoms of PTSD.
GROW INFO –
The buds are big and dense, freckled with bright orange hairs, resinous and sticky to the touch, the flowers sparkle with full trichome coverage. Orange Bud grows medium height and flowers in about eight to nine weeks. It can produce up to 24 ounces per square meter indoors and with expert knowledge, can reach an astonishing 34 ounces per plant outdoors. Orange Bud is moderately easy to cultivate, making it ideal for novice growers, a cakewalk for experienced cultivators and all in all a pleasurable grow! This plant responds well to training and Sea of Green (SOG) cultivation method is recommended for increasing yields.
It should be noted that Orange Bud displays considerable stretch and will double in size during early flowering. This forgivable variety can handle heavy feeding and has a great bud to leaf ratio. Despite this strain’s vigorous and easy growth pattern, she has a tendency to produce male flowers if over-stressed.
SEED AVAILABILITY –
For those interested in growing Orange Bud, regular, feminized and auto-flowering seeds are readily available online direct from original breeders at Dutch Passions.