Bruce Banner #3 Strain Review
Named after the Marvel superhero Bruce Banner, more famously known as The Incredible Hulk, the phenotype 3 of its namesake weed also transforms into an extra strong strain once lit. In fact, it registered as the most potent strain in the history of the High Times Cannabis Cups. With a THC volume that reaches up to 28%, this kicker is best left in the hands of veterans.
Bred by Delta 9 Labs, the mean puncher didn’t get its super strength from fertilizers and lots of TLC. Its ability to smash stress and fatigue to a pulp is from none other than OG Kush. Meanwhile, Strawberry Diesel gave is well-balanced head to toe goodness.
Not all about displaying power, Bruce Banner #3 is also perfect for creative pursuits. Tough and intense, it provides a smooth and enriching experience too.
|Bruce Banner #3 Strain Quick Facts|
|Genetic Lineage||OG Kush x Strawberry Diesel|
|Sativa / Indica Ratio||20% to 28%|
|CBD %||Less than 1%|
|Flowering Period||8 to 10 weeks / Late September to mid-October|
|Average Yield||700 to 900 g/m2 / 300 to 400 g/plant|
Odor and Flavors
Pungent yet pleasant, Bruce Banner #3 has a distinct combination of scents and flavors. Its splash of earthy and fruity fragrance softens its boisterous Diesel aroma. Not as intense as its odor, the plant’s sapidity is somewhat toned down. It has a fuel-like taste with a sweet fruity undertone. Tokers with a keen sense of taste can identify the zest of strawberry as the smoke swirls in the mouth.
Bruce Banner #3 packs a solid mental punch, but it doesn’t give a psychedelic drive. Instead, its euphoric and uplifting effect engulf users. Starting off with a joyous cerebral high, it takes over one’s mind until no trace negativity is left. Coupled with fits of giggles, the lively feeling can be contagious.
The strain also keeps the mind busy, not just happy. Life is never dull when one is on this herb. With its ability to boost creativity and mental vigor, enjoyers will be on the go for hours on end.
Perfect for some waking and baking, the weed is one’s best friend if staying productive is a must. With the light, vibrant mental state, users are also a joy to be around. It’s no surprise invitations for coffee, dinners, and parties never stop coming.
Potent strains may be hard to handle, and Bruce Banner #3 is that kind. Some may experience dizziness, paranoia, and anxiety if not careful with the dose. With its colossal THC content, even veterans must stick with just a small bowl or two. It goes without saying that the weed is not for the less experienced and the faint of heart. THC sensitive users must also veer away from it.
The less worrying offshoots of this strain and any others for that matter are the drying of eyes and mouth. The infamous duo is easy to avoid or resolve. By hydrating well with water, one can be free of the aforementioned adverse effects.
Medical Use and Benefits
A glorious medical strain, Bruce Banner #3 also packs a mean punch against ailments. Whether physical or mental, the weed and its string of valuable effects are ready to take action. For this reason, it is well loved by medical practitioners and users alike.
Though Sativa-heavy, the joint responds effectively to conditions that cause physical pains. It can relieve patients of agony from the likes of muscle spasms, joint aches, and even headache. Aside from that, this flower’s ability to boost energy fights off fatigue.
This cannabis is also helpful in dealing with stress, depression, and anxiety. Its uplifting and euphoric effect puts people in a happy mental state. Positive thoughts ward off any slight signs of psychological troubles.
Moreover, the super strain also induces hunger and stops nausea and vomiting. As such, cancer patients and eating disorder sufferers regain their appetite within minutes. Truly, people can feel way better inside and out when this powerful marijuana is around.
Growing Bruce Banner #3
When a Bruce Banner #3 blooms, it does so in the most magnificent way. When exposed to cold temperature, its big fan-like leaves turn to dark magenta in color. Its long colas boast of dense, pretty minty green buds with purple undertones. Along with their abundant amount of resin, thin amber pistils stick out.
Bruce Banner #3 grows well in an optimal environment that is void of pests and diseases. Stressing the plant also increases its already bountiful yields. Quite small for a Sativa at just 90-150cm tall, it doesn’t require plenty of space.
When cultivating this herb indoors, It adapts well to SCROG (Screen of Green) method. It spends 8 to 10 weeks flowering and produces a whopping 700 to 900 grams of fresh bud per meter square.
Outdoors, Bruce Banner #3 flourishes if planted in a spot with direct access to plenty of sunshine. Although it may seem novice-friendly, beginners may want to pick up some pointers from veterans. If all goes well, this cannabis is up for grabs by the end of September to early October in northern areas. It produces a generous amount of 300 to 400 grams per plant.
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