Bred by Soma Seeds, the NYC Diesel strain is a classic strain that has gained a great of popularity over the years. It is known for its gassy aroma and cerebral effects.
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.
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.
“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.
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. It seems to speed up the brain and make it race with ideas, making it the perfect choice for artists looking to get their creative juices flowing.
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 …
“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.”
NYC Diesel: Sour Diesel X (Afghani X Hawaiian)