Jack the Ripper is another standout strain originally bred by the talented team over at TGA Genetics. Considered one of the team’s crown jewels, it is almost unbelievable that Jack the Ripper was conceived by mistake – Subcool, a talented horticulturist and cannabis enthusiast accidentally came across this phenotype after attempting to re-create his own popular strain Jack’s Cleaner in seed-form. Named after the infamous serial killer of the 19th century, JTR is well renowned for its astounding potency and deadly high.
Jack the Ripper is a unique and prominent sativa flower with an unprecedentedly unique genetic history. Subcool from TGA genetics crossed his own notorious Jack’s Cleaner with a peculiar male variant of the exotic Space Queen strain to create this potent killer. Testing at well-over 23% on average for THC concentrations, JTR is a very intoxicating and psychedelic strain. The trademark high of this uplifting sativa high is defined by its intoxicating psychoactive qualities and mental buzz that may be overwhelming for many. For those with a higher tolerance, Jack the Ripper offers plentiful medicinal benefits and it makes for a very enjoyable recreational strain for those looking to get mentally stimulated and ripped. The high of this sativa is characterized as happy and energetic, with users describing themselves as being in an upbeat, focused, giggly and euphoric mind-state. Jack the Ripper is best suited for the alleviation of stress, pain, depression, fatigue and headaches.
Appearance & Aroma
Aesthetically, this strain is as sharp as the real Jack the Ripper’s knives. Lush green, conular-shaped buds are entirely covered in a dense snowstorm of bright resinous trichomes that are almost adhesive to the fingers. Deep purple toned leaves and orange pistils contrast the fluorescent green buds, creating a masterpiece of a strain. Flavour-wise and aromatically, JTR is said to be reminiscent of pine forests, tart lemons and a sweet candy-like essence. The unique terpene profile of Jack the Ripper by Subcool Seeds is cherished as a smooth and enjoyable palette that contains earthy notes of pine, pepper and sweeter undertones of citrus and a candy-like sweetness.