London Pound Cake is an indica dominant hybrid strain that really packs a punch! Its THC content can get up to 29%, and users praise Pound Cake for its ability to bring about a euphoric body and head high. This strain was born when Sunset Sherbet was crossed with an unknown heavy indica strain. In addition to its pleasantly potent effects, London Pound Cake also has a delicious fruity flavor, similar to grape candy.
Although this strain has a 70:30 indica to sativa ratio, London Pound Cake has significant sativa-like effects. As the high settles in, you can expect to initially feel it in your body. Waves of calm roll in, and a sense of euphoria slowly grows with time. Pound Cake won’t leave the user sleepy, but it can definitely help with relaxation and creating a calm mental environment. Its users report a common theme of bliss and light cerebral euphoria. London Pound Cake will leave you feeling creative, uplifted, and ready to take on your day! It’s a great strain to enjoy with friends, or alone during a relaxing day at home.
Flavor and Appearance
This strain tends to grow fairly dense with long branches. Each of its buds are dark green in color with amber tinted pistils all throughout the surface. London Pound Cake has a citrusy aroma with notes of sweetness and fresh herbs. On the inhale, you’ll be met with a strong lemon flavor. As time goes on, you’ll also be able to perceive notes of sweetness and dough, like a vanilla cookie. As you exhale, you’ll be met with a faint pine taste, as well as a lingering sweetness.
London Pound Cake is generally used as a treatment for mental aillments, rather than physical ones. Its terpene profile will quickly show that it doesn’t do wonders for treating physical aches and pains. But for those suffering from mood disorders or conditions like depression, this strain can provide much needed relief! Because of its ability to calm the mind and induce an uplifting sense of euphoria, patients generally review this strain as havnig mood-boosting and stabilizing properties. London Pound Cake is also good for those with attention deficit disorders, given how it can help one focus their mind and have a greater sense of control in that sense.
This strain requires a bit of background knowledge and more effort than other strains, so it’s best grown by someone with some experience in their belt. Its branches can get really long and heavy, so you’re definitely going to need to prune your plants. London Pound Cake is also susceptible to mold growth, so make sure you have a proper ventilation system in place and are constantly monitoring your plants. This strain tends to have an above average flowering time, and produces average yields whether its grown indoors or outdoors.