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Medellin has had a checkered past due to traffickers in the area with the most famous being Pablo Escobar. This strain has great flavor and potency. The strain could be great for those looking to graduate to new smoking classes in terms of potency.

Medellin Genetics

Is Medellin an indica or sativa?

Medellin is a Sativa of unknown lineage. A number of strains might have murky or unknown origins.

Medellin Yield

Growing Medellin might be better done indoors where you can control certain environmental variables. The yield will be a bit lower but the strain can be difficult to grow.

Look for around a maximum of 2 ounces per square foot indoors. Outdoors you can expect a little under a pound with 15 ounces. The yield is quite healthy when the potency and great flavor are considered.

Flowering Phase 

The flowering phase of Medellin lasts 55 to 65 days. The flowering phase is the average length when you take the yield into consideration.

The appearance of this strain also sells it with big fluffy nugs. There are orange hairs on the bright green nugs along with a frosting of trichomes

THC Content 

Medellin strain buds
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The THC content is 20 to 25 percent. You are not going to get flower that is considered weak in any capacity. Lemonade breeds this strain along with a number of other quality hybrids.

Taste And Aroma

The flavor is going to be of diesel with a bit of lemon. The aroma will be the same as the gas aroma will overwhelm you. The terpenes in this weed strain are Humulene, Caryophyllene, and Myrcene.

Humulene will help your mind and body relax. Expect to have a sense of energy and euphoria if a strain you are smoking contains this terpene as well as CBD. Sunberry and Motorbreath are two strains you should try with this terpene in them.

Caryophyllene will have a spicy taste that you will immediately recognize in cannabis that contains it. The benefits are immense for people that suffer from chronic pain and inflammation. Jack Frost and Clementine are two popular strains that contain this terp.

Myrcene can have you in a state of calm both in your body and mind. The terpene has an earthy aroma. Blue Dream and Alien Rock Candy are two incredible strains that contain high levels of this terpene.


Medellin can fetch a hefty price due to the potency and rarity of the strain. Look to spend $340 to $360 per ounce on this strain. You might end up paying $55 to $65 for 1/8th of an ounce.

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Medical Conditions

Medellin could possibly help with the following medical conditions:

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Fatigue
  • Loss of Appetite
  • Arthritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Stress


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Gavin Kushman

Gavin is a worldly adventurer and cannabis connoisseur, embarking on journeys that take him to the far corners of the globe to explore and document the varied effects, flavors, and histories of both renowned and lesser-known strains. From the misty high-altitude farms of the Hindu Kush highlands to the vibrant cannabis cafes of Amsterdam, Gavin's quest for knowledge spans continents. A recognized authority in the cannabis industry, he frequently lends his expertise to leading publications such as Cannabis Training University, where his captivating blog articles chronicle his unique experiences with different cannabis strains.

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