Robert Bergman

July 11, 2019

This strain is a typically sativa-dominant variant, that has delightful effects and useful healing abilities. Amnesia is a favorite among medical cannabis patients, due to its high levels of THC, providing a full-bodied, head-to-toe relief, combined with a pleasant citrus-fruity and aromatic flavor.

Amnesia is a well-known sativa-dominant favorite, praised for its many healing components and primarily mood-elevating effects. This soothing strain, appropriately named for its abilities, is a high-yielding flower that comes with high levels of THC and produces an intense cerebral effects that might be a little too much for beginner smokers.

This strain is a mix of Cinderella 99, legend strain Jack Herer and Skunk #1. Amnesia does however come with other combinations, with some seed labs offering a variant that is derived from Haze, Skunk #1 and Northern Lights. This variety usually is on the market under the name “Original Amnesia”, but isn’t the only variant available, as there are indica-dominant versions as well.

Information about Amnesia:

ORIGIN Cinderella 99, Jack Herer and Skunk #1
EFFECTS happy – 10
relaxed – 10
euphoric – 9
uplifted – 8
giggly – 5
dry eyes – 10
dry mouth – 10
anxious – 4
dizzy – 1
FRAGRANCE citrus, diesel, earthy, pungent, sour
FLAVORS citrus, pine, sweet, earthy, pungent
MEDICAL stress – 10
depression – 9
pain – 8
headaches – 6
fatigue – 4
THC CONTENT % 18%-24%
CBD % 0.10%
INDICA / SATIVA % 30% / 70%
OUTDOOR YIELD 42oz/ plant
CLIMATE temperate Mediterranean climate
RESISTANCE TO DISEASE resistant to common molds and mildew

* 10 is the highest
* 1 is the lowest


Amnesia is a very enjoyable strain, known for its many uplifting effects. This mainly-sativa-dominant strain is all about the feeling of being elated, with a burst of energy, coupled with a thoroughly soothing feeling of catering to your well-being and lifting your mood.

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This strain is incredibly potent variant, and should be attempted only by more experienced smokers. Amnesia literally has the ability to make you forget things momentarily, making you feel relaxed and trouble-free, even in the most challenging times. It is strong and should be consumed only in smaller doses, as the effects can kick in quite quickly and without any turning back.

Amnesia Effects
Amnesia Effects

Amnesia is great at making you feel instantly euphoric, highlighting any happy and giddy feelings you may already have in you. It is an enjoyable social smoke, as long as you don’t c on remembering your conversations for very long – but the uncontrollable fits of giggles will make up for that nonetheless.


Amnesia is exceptionally sweet smelling, with a pungent presence of strong and citrus scents. This typically sativa dominant blend carries a strong earthy aroma that contains shocks of sour lemon, and a lingering whiff of diesel that hangs in the air.


This beautiful blend has a smoke that is uniquely enjoyable. Amnesia boasts of a full-flavored smoke upon the inhale, tasting like fresh pine and sweet earthiness. This strain contains hints of citrus and is wildly pungent, leaving a strong, sticky-sweet taste in your mouth even after the exhale.

Adverse Reaction

Amnesia can potentially cause some slightly uncomfortable side effects, especially to those who are not accustomed to its potency. This smoke can make you feel paranoid, making you over-think and feel nervous for no reason at all.

Amnesia Adverse Reaction
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This strain typically causes a case of dry mouth complete with dry and itchy eyes, that can make you feel slightly dehydrated and thirsty. Amnesia can make you feel anxious in some rare cases, often coupled with a mild case of dizziness, although this occurs mostly when this smoke is consumed in high doses.


Amnesia is an ideal choice for medical patients who simply can’t find relief in less potent strains. This sativa-dominant hybrid is perfect at curing the incurable, allowing patients to find relief when they are long-time sufferers of stress disorders, allowing them to feel relaxed and free of their problems.

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This strain is also a favorite choice for those who are seeking alternative ways to mend their depressive thoughts, allowing them to become more positive and feel happiness. Amnesia is a powerful toke that can help relieve feelings of anxiety too, as well as symptoms from PTSD disorders and other traumas.

Amnesia is a mood-elevator, as well as a great energizer, allowing the patient to overcome feelings of fatigue. Lastly, this strain has proven itself to be the ultimate choice for those who are looking to relieve their chronic pain, as it can cure an array of ailments, such as muscle spasms, inflammations and joint pains, as well as headaches and chronic migraines.


Amnesia is a potentially high-yielding variant, making it a popular choice among growers who are seeking an easy-to-cultivate option. This strain loves a healthy and temperate outdoor climate, preferably one of the Mediterranean type, however, if you plan to keep this plant outdoors in a more northern climate, then it is best to take this plant indoors.

Amnesia Growing
Amnesia Growing

Flowering Time

This plant can be expected to yield an average of about 21 ounces of fresh bud per square meter planted. Amnesia grown indoors can take around 8 to 9 weeks to flower and flourish and become ready for a healthy and generous harvest.

Amnesia grown outdoors can be expected to yield an estimated 42 ounces of weed per plant grown. This plant flowers throughout the late summer and should be ready for a hearty harvest around the end of October.

Have you ever smoked or grown your own Amnesia? Please let me know what you think about this marijuana strain in the comments below.


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The founder of I Love Growing Marijuana, Robert Bergman, is a marijuana growing expert that enjoys sharing his knowledge with the world. He combines years of experience, ranging from small-scale grows to massive operations, with a passion for growing. His articles include tutorials on growing... [read more]


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  1. By Bob

    ,23 Apr 2017
    Have not tried it yet but have one started can't wait to try it out this fall

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