Ebony and Ivory
Ebony and Ivory is a Sativa dominant hybrid strain created by Swamp Boy Seeds. It is a cross between a Sativa dominant hybrid strain called White and a Sativa landrace strain called Nigerian. It has noteworthy potency; THC amounts in the range of 30%. CBD is 0.1% and it has other cannabinoids as well.
Ebony and Ivory has medium-sized dense buds with a fair amount of trichomes that give the buds a silvery appearance. This strain is not terpene-rich but it has significant amounts of myrcene, pinene, and caryophyllene. Like most sativas, the plants grow tall and have a light hue of green. The foliage is sparse, making the plants lighter.
The scent from this strain is mildly pungent, sometimes hardly noticeable. When combusted, the aroma is stronger but the earthiness is easily endured. The smoke is gentle to the throat and tastes dank and pine on the exhale. It’s not the strain to induce bouts of coughing.
With generous amounts of THC, this is one strain that hits your head hard. Even small amounts of Ebony and Ivory will cause strong effects on the mind. The high quickly engulfs the mind causing feelings of heightened focus and creativity. This is a thoughtful strain. Due to the high potency, new patients should start on this strain with moderation; otherwise, they may experience anxiety or paranoia.
The body hit is heavy, a patient will feel intensely medicates soon after taking this strain. As much as Ebony and Ivory is not sedating. it is better taken in the evening when you afford to rest. This makes it a good strain for relaxing or working on creative projects.
This is a Sativa dominant hybrid strain. It has 30% THC and 0.1% CBD.
The trichomes that coat the buds carry cannabinoids as well as terpenes. Terpenes work alongside the cannabinoids to boost the healing properties of cannabis.
Myrcene has a mild sedative effect that promotes restful sleep. It has anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antibacterial properties.
Pinene This terpene has anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial and anti-viral properties. It promotes pain relief and relaxation, aids in memory and respiratory function.
Caryophyllene has a spicy, woody aroma and is valued for its antiseptic and anti-inflammatory effects. It has antimicrobial and antibacterial properties.
What Consumers are Saying:
- Increased focus
Potential Medical Benefits
Below are a list of conditions that Ebony and Ivory may be helpful in managing. We have selected these conditions based upon two sources: reviews from consumers who report using the strain to manage these symptoms, and/or substantial scientific evidence suggesting that its dominant terpenes may help manage the conditions listed below.