Frosted Lime Hemp CBD Strain
Frosted lime is a frosty hemp strain full of sparkly trichomes that give the buds a bedazzling finish. This is a hemp strain meaning that it has less than 0.3% of the psychoactive compound THC that gives cannabis its characteristic cerebral high. However, it is densely packed with other phytocannabinoids and has especially high amounts of cannabidiol (CBD) which offers a number of beneficial properties.
Frosted Lime has been described by users as an upbeat hemp strain. It creates a feeling of wakefulness and relaxation. As suggested by the name, Frosted Lime has a strong citrus aroma. It also has a skunky scent that envelope the citrus notes, if you are keen enough you will sniff some mild floral aromas from this strain as well. Given the high cannabinoid content, the nugs of this strain are sticky and difficult to break by hand.
Frosted Lime is a sativa dominant hybrid strain that works well for those days when you want to feel upbeat and energetic. Frequent users prefer taking this sativa bud during the day so they can enjoy the surge in energy levels before winding down. This strain will boost your energy levels effortlessly.
The genetics of Frosted Lime are unknown. It is believed that this strain originates from the strain Frosty and another strain with citrus genetics. Frosty is a resinous hemp strain that is indica-leaning. It doesn’t seem to have passed much of this indicaness to Frosted Lime: this strain has super invigorating cerebral effects.
People who have used this strain report feeling uplifted after the first toke.
This strain hits strong and purposefully to create a state of stimulation without altering mental status. The smoke is mildly irritating on the throat. You might have to down a glass of water to clear this. The feeling after a few minutes will be one of a pleasant well being and relaxation that spreads through the whole body. This also comes with increased productivity. The effects will die down pretty fast and leave you feeling refreshed. This is an early finishing strain, the abruptness might actually catch you by surprise.
It is a good strain for unwinding and catching a break from the nuances of daily life.
The buds which are dense switch from light purple to deep indigo. While the CBD content is usually at 18%, the sativa: indica ratio is 60%:40%.
Terpenes produce the aromas and scents of the different cannabis strains. They also provide additional benefits such as relaxation and stimulation. Frosted Lime has terpenes that produce aromas reminiscent of haze, berries, lemons and earthy undertones. This is highly suggestive of the following terpenes: myrcene, limonene and caryophyllene.
Myrcene is the most abundant terpene in cannabis. It has a pungent aroma that is hard to miss.
Limonene gives this hemp strain that strong citrusy aroma. It is a terpene that’s commonly found in citrus fruits.
Caryophyllene produces a spicy scent with peppery notes. It is also found in spices such as oregano, basil and rosemary.