Space Candy – Space Candy Strain
Space Candy Strain originally comes from Heroes of the Farm, who bred this hybrid strain by crossing Cherry Space Queen and Cotton Candy. The genetic blend is as decadent as it sounds, as Space Candy derives a unique taste profile profile of candied apples and sweet cherry, counterbalanced by more tame earthy flavors. Its effects may take some time to taper in, nevertheless while they do, expect to experience the mind-body balance of invigorating happiness and deep physical relaxation.
The elevated THC levels, reaching around 22%, making for a heady and sensational bud, but not necessarily for the faint of heart. Though fairly approachable, these small and piecey green nugs pack a long-lasting and thumping punch. Sweet candy apple flavor and undertones of cherry and nuts gives you the feeling of being at the county fair, except without all the screaming children and scammer games. Like its taste, the aromas of this strain are nutty and sweet with earthy overtones that complement the appearance of thick orange hairs and chunky amber trichomes.
What Is the Space Candy Strain?
The disappointing thing about the Space Candy strain is hard to find outside of Colorado. You won’t find it at your local dispensary, but you might find a few seed samples.
As you inhale your first puff of Space Candy, you will feel like your body is no longer bound by gravity. Feelings of euphoria will descend upon you, giving you the sensation of feeling almost ethereal.
After a while, you’ll notice that you can’t help but smile and randomly laugh at seemingly nothing. All these effects make this an incredibly social strain, making it great to share with friends.
This strain also inspires artsy inclinations, making it the perfect strain for those looking to kickstart their creative drives.
Space Candy Strain Effects
With THC levels ranging from 18% to 22%, Space Candy is no doubt a totally potent strain. In all likelihood, it can be quite overwhelming when used outside of one’s limits by those with low individual tolerance. However, beginners may still enjoy the strain through pacing or with the help of a seasoned friend.
Immediately noticeable after the first puff is a euphoric rush that clears the mind. It enhances the mood and inspires a sense of happiness from within. However, the upbeat disposition does not hamper productivity. If anything, the mental clarity makes one work better.
In time, the same uplifting sensation trickles down to the rest of the body from the temples. Taking the place of tension is a soothing buzz that relaxes the muscles through and through. And, with the persistent mental effects, it allows casual users to concentrate for longer periods of time without feeling tired.
Space Candy Strain Aroma
As the name implies, Space Candy has a deliciously sweet flavor. Some say it resembles candied apples or sweet cherries, offset by blander earthy notes.
After first getting a whiff of Space Candy, you will notice its fruity and berry scents. You can also detect sweet apple and nutty notes in this strain’s aroma.
Space Candy Strain Flavor
There is plenty of sweetness in Space Candy’s unique flavor profile. There is a slightly sticky taste of cotton candy, which makes a lot of sense, given its parentage. Many of the notes in Space Candy’s fragrance are present in its flavor. Sweet apple, cherry, and berry flavors combine with citrus, nutty and earthy notes in this taste sensation.
Space Candy Strain Appearance
The bud of the Space Candy strain is quite distinctive, being relatively compact and very tightly wound together. Chunky, thick orange hairs and a creamy gloss of trichomes give this plant a colorful sheen.
THC Content – Highest Test
The highest recorded THC level in a Space Candy sample was 22%.
CBD Content – Highest Test
Space Candy’s highest CBD content was approximately 1%.
Medical Benefits of the Space Candy Strain
One of the main reasons why cannabis lovers use Space Candy is for its uplifting and relaxing effects. Some say that the uplifting and euphoric feeling this strain instills offers them temporary relief from mood disorders like depression and anxiety.
Space Candy’s deeply relaxing physical effects may help some suffering from a variety of painful conditions. While this strain can help to boost your mood, it likely won’t increase your energy levels. Therefore it offers little in the way of benefit to sufferers of chronic fatigue.