Sour Diesel

  • Sour D,
  • Sour Deez,
  • ECSD,
    Sativa 19% THC 2% CBD

At a Glance

Feelings: Energetic, Social, Creative,
Negatives: Paranoid, Dry Mouth, Dry Eyes,
Commonly Used For: Fatigue, Depression, Anxiety,
Calming Energizing
Low THC High THC

Sour Diesel Strain Overview

Sour Diesel is a sativa hybrid cultivar also known as Sour D, Sour Deez, or East Coast Sour Diesel (ECSD). It’s a genetic cross between Chemdawg and Northern Lights, a Skunk phenotype, with appropriately skunky aromas, with sharp diesel and citrus notes. Users report feelings of uplifting energy, talkativeness and creativity. Medical cannabis patients have turned to Sour Diesel in an effort to treat conditions like anxiety, depression, stress and chronic fatigue.

Strain profile, effects, and common uses are based on customer reviews. Further research is needed, and effects may vary by user. Information on this page does not constitute or replace medical advice.


Energetic Social Creative Paranoid Dry Mouth Dry Eyes


Citrus Sweet Diesel


Caryophyllene Limonene Myrcene Pinene


19% THC 2% CBD

Sour Diesel Strain Effects & Common Usage

CBD may support anti-anxiety and anti-inflammatory effects.

Energetic. Limonene may enhance moods and contribute to an increase in energy.

Talkative. Limonene has mood-enhancing properties, and caryophyllene eases anxiety – both may help increase sociability.

Chronic Fatigue. Pinene may provide some users with increased focus, while limonene has mood-boosting properties, the combination of which may ease symptoms related to chronic fatigue.

Depression. Caryophyllene and limonene have mood-enhancing properties that can help ease symptoms of depression.

Anxiety. CBD and limonene have anti-anxiety properties.

Sour Diesel Strain Dosage Recommendations

Sour Diesel has levels of THC that average between 19% and 25%, with a generous amount of CBD at around 1%. This combo, with it’s euphoric terpene blend lend themselves to therapeutic and euphoric effects. Even experienced users should consume in doses appropriate to their tolerance level as to avoid any adverse effects like paranoia.

The right dosage can vary greatly from one user to the next. If you have questions about finding the right dosage or product type for your needs, consider consulting with a medical cannabis doctor, or you can request a consultation with NuggMD’s Cannabis Concierge.

Cultivation Tips

Space Needed 4 feet height
Growing Environment 70-80% humidity, warm environment (70-85 degrees Fahrenheit)
Flowering Time 9 - 11 weeks
Yield High
Recommended Level Experienced