I came across this batch of the NYC Diesel strain on my recent trip to SFVDM in Van Nuys, CA. Having experienced this strain in the past, I was happy to see that they had a nice bath of it on hand.
When I wake up from a deep sleep the first thing I want to do is grab the Toro and medicate with some sort of wake and bake strain — preferably a Sativa to get my mind right for the day.
After medicating with the NYC Diesel, I would expect it to be a solid choice for patients in need of some serious stress relief. This strain can be stoney – it may be best reserved for weekends or vacations when you don’t have much physical work to do.
As the story goes, the NYC Diesel strain originates from a bagseed that Soma came across while living in New York. Many people will say that the seed was a phenotype of Sour Diesel, but it’s possible that it was actually the original Diesel strain or another strain with a similar terpene profile.
“I found the NYC Diesel strain to produce an energetic high that would be great for exploring a city or getting active in any way.”
“The genetics of the NYC Diesel strain are believed to be a Sativa-dominant mix of Sour Diesel, Afghani, and Hawaiian.”
With that being said, Soma is rumored to have crossed this bagseed with Shantibaba‘s popular Afghani X Hawaiian male plant.
Soma Seeds, or Soma’s Sacred Seeds, is an Amsterdam-based breeding company. The breeder in charge, Soma, is a 63-year-old rastafarian who started growing cannabis in Vermont back in 1971.Soma is very passionate about the benefits …
The genetics of the NYC Diesel strain are believed to be a Sativa-dominant mix of Sour Diesel, Afghani, and Hawaiian. With that in mind, I expected the NYC Diesel strain to affect my head much more than my body.
NYC Diesel: Sour Diesel X (Afghani X Hawaiian)