Cannabis Ruderalis

Sour Diesel
A bud of Sour Diesel showing trichomes and THC crystals
SpeciesCannabis sativa dominant hybrid

Sour Diesel is a hybrid strain of Cannabis sativa


American journalist Jeff Hobbs credited the strain's development to his friend Robert Peace prior to Peace's murder in a drug related shooting in 2011.[1]

In popular culture[edit]

Sour Diesel has appeared in works by Ryan David Jahn[2] and Toby Rogers.[3] The strain gave its name to two rap albums by Doap Nixon,[4] as well as a single by Dame Grease.[5] The Flatbush Zombies single "Face-Off", a rap song about recreational drug use, also mentions Sour Diesel at the start of its second verse: "Perfect day, 10 bitches, and some sour diesel."[6] It is a favorite strain of rapper Wiz Khalifa.[7] In season 3 episode 4 of the online TV show Broad City, Sour Diesel is featured as one of the cannabis-strains in possession of one of the two main characters.[8]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Nazaryan, Alexander (August 8, 2014). "American Horror, Ivy League Edition". Newsweek. Retrieved 2017-04-12.
  2. ^ Jahn, Ryan David (January 31, 2017). The Breakout. Macmillan. p. 44. ISBN 9781466886209. Retrieved 2017-04-12.
  3. ^ Rogers, Toby (March 1, 2015). The Ganja Godfather: The Untold Story of NYC's Weed Kingpin. Trine Day. p. 14. ISBN 9781937584962. Retrieved 2017-04-12.
  4. ^ Juon, Steve (July 29, 2008). "Jedi Mind Tricks Presents Doap Nixon - Sour Diesel". Retrieved 2017-04-12.
  5. ^ "Dame Grease 'Sour Diesel' Video Featuring NORE & Styles P". October 5, 2007. Retrieved 2017-04-12.
  6. ^ Archived at Ghostarchive and the Wayback Machine: "Flatbush Zombies - Face - Off (L.S.Darko) (Prod. By Erick Arc Elliott)". YouTube.
  7. ^ Bell, Max (July 15, 2013). "What Kind of Weed Do These Five Rappers Smoke?". LA Weekly. Retrieved 2017-04-12.
  8. ^ Kelley, Rebecca. "Yas Kween: Broad City's Best Cannabis Moments". Retrieved 2017-04-23.

External links[edit]

Media related to Sour Diesel at Wikimedia Commons

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