Death Star Strain: Powerhouse Of The Force

Named after the StarWars space station, the powerful Death Star strain will bring out the Jedi in you. With an extremely high THC level that reaches up to 27%, this short marijuana plant has the potency that makes it a fantastic recreational and medical marijuana weed strain. It has the body-high of indica with the tingling and numbing sensation that conquers the aches and pains both mentally and physically. This pot has the mind-zapping capacity for that heavy stoned head.

This weed is notably a social strain and has fabulous aphrodisiac properties. Cultivating this weed from seeds is a great choice for a strain to grow as it has the potency and is compact enough for any stealth fighter. This cannabis plant is a standout when it comes to beauty as it has green and purple colored dense buds highlighted with a multitude of crystalline dewy trichomes.

What is Death Star Strain?

Death Star weed indica-dominant that has a compact growth structure which makes it ideal for stealth growing and to be cultivated indoors. It has rock-hard, dense light to dark green buds that are loaded with trichrome with amber-colored pistils. When cured, the colors of purple and grey may appear on these potent buds. The light purple color appears when the Death Star Strain is grown in cool temperatures. This marijuana plant has THC levels that range from 20% to an extreme high of 27%. It has a CBD level of 0.43% and a CBD level of 0.63%. This hybrid is 75% indica and 25% sativa. It is available for cultivation as regular seeds.

History of Death Star Cannabis Strain

Death Star is an American weed strain that originated from the Midwest. The breeder group known as “Team Death Star” cultivated this plant in Ohio from 2001 to 2002. At 2004, this weed strain was being cultivated by ‘elite growers’ on a stealth mode. It gained popularity when propelled to fame in 2010 as it was featured ina High Times magazine article. During those years, Death Star could only be grown using the clone-only method which means that it has to be grown from cuttings.

Those cutting were difficult to obtain making it a rare marijuana plant. It was only during these recent years that the valuable seeds of the extremely potent Death Star strain were made available for cultivation. This hybrid is a result of crossing Sour Diesel x Sensi Star weed strains. The DeathStar cannabis strain has parent strains that are from Afghani marijuana plants that grow in the mountainous region of the Afghanistan-Pakistan border.

Characteristics of Death Star Weed Strain


This has a strong skunky smell with odors of incense-like Kush. It has a fuel smell with a tangy citrus scent. This pungent weed has an odor that is so strong, it will fill a grow room and linger in the air for a long time after this weed is smoked.


The distinctive trademark flavors of this weed strain that of hash and that of the parent strain of Sour Diesel. That diesel flavor is likened to fuel and make the weed have a harsh throat hit.  It has a sweet citrus fruits taste in the blend and that of sour lemons.


This has the mind-numb of the infamous Sour Diesel parent plant and the narcotic high of Sensi star forged together to make it a heavy, heady stone. The effects happen slowly but surely, starting from a euphoria that is calming. The sedation in this is ultra-strong, making both the mind and body feel relaxed as it gets rid of those stressful thoughts. There is powerful upliftment that can make a person feel happier, more talkative, and even become more sociable. Taking this weed can trigger a laugh trip and a food trip. Death Star strain also is a highly-effective aphrodisiac. It can bring about drowsiness for that couch-locked staycation mode.

Flowering Time

This is a photoperiod weed strain that requires the changing of light cycles for it to flower. It will flower in 8 to 9 weeks.


This weed strain is moderately easy to grow through techniques like pruning is necessary for it to have maximum yield.  It can be cultivated indoors or outdoors.

Medical Uses

This medical marijuana is an excellent pain reliever that is used by those who suffer from chronic pain, joint pain, back pain, and other body aches. It works as an analgesic and has anti-inflammatory properties. It also works to get rid of muscle cramps and will help reduce spasmodic activity in the muscles. Death Star marijuana is a highly-effective stress reliever. It works as an anti-depressant and can be used as a treatment by those who have severe depression.

It addresses mental health concerns such as anxiety-related disorders and can cure generalized anxiety and even help stop a panic attack. It works as a treatment for social phobia. It is an effective appetite stimulant. It is a highly effective sleep aid and can cure insomnia.

How to Grow Death Star Marijuana Strain?

This indica-dominant plant is a photoperiod strain. Light cycles have to be changed for it to flower. It will take around 8 to 10 weeks for the buds to appear. It will thrive in partial sun to full sun conditions. It grows well in warm to cool temperatures. If exposed to high humidity, this plant might get powdery mildew and/or mold. This marijuana plant requires pruning.

It should be topped early so that an even canopy is formed. It will prosper and get higher yields when grown using methods such as the Sea of Green or the Screen of Green. This plant has above average yields as 14 ounces per squared meter when grown indoors and at around 12 ounces per plant when grown outdoors.

Death Star Review

Death Star Strain Review

Medical marijuana patient ~ It took around 10 minutes for this weed to kill the pain. I appreciate the relief. Then, I got horny enough to surprise the wife with my lightsaber which is a super plus given my condition.  I feel like a Jedi master on this stuff. This pot has the power of the force, so take just a few tokes as you might get too wasted.
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