Early Skunk Cannabis Strain Information & Review

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This week we’re looking at Early Skunk in our cannabis strain information feature.

Early Skunk is a cross of Early Pearl X Skunk No.1 – two seed companies currently sell the strain – Sensi Seeds and Seedsman, which was designed to be easy-to-grow and suitable for outdoor growing.

This sample, grown by an unnamed Hampshire Cannabis Collective was grown organically but indoors.

Early Skunk delivers a hybrid high – around 65% Indica, 35% Sativa.


The Early Skunk is well-presented, despite small buds. They’ve been given a good trim, and due to the extended curing period the sample is bone dry and is also reasonably dense when squeezed.

The pistils are really vibrant orange, and I can visibly see the trichomes covering the bud

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This sample of Early Skunk gives off sweet notes – earthy, and a bit floral.

Surprisingly, this strain isn’t as pungent as I would have expected with the Skunk No.1 heritage, but when I break it open I do get pungent notes along with the earthy, old-school flavour.

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I consumed this strain through my bong and my Incredibowl, and both delivered a good flavour profile during both the inhale and the exhale.

I got the sweet notes along with the pungency and a lovely flavour profile that was helped by the extended cure.


The Early Skunk isn’t a particularly overpowering strain, making it good for daytime consumption and I enjoyed consuming a few hits of this during the review.

I got a nice uplift from the cerebral side, as well as the familiar and enjoyable relaxation that hybrid and indica strains tend to deliver.

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While Early Skunk isn’t one to shout from the mountains about, it is an enjoyable flavour and smoke – one that I could certainly enjoy throughout the day.

I wouldn’t put this in my favourite strains; I don’t tend to favour floral scents, but I enjoyed the review and would smoke this again.

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