Casey Jones Cannabis Strains
Sativa Dominant Hybrid – 80% Sativa / 20% Indica
This highly potent sativa (80:20 sativa/indica ratio) was named after a train engineer, of all people. On a foggy Mississippi night in 1900, Casey Jones prevented a massive catastrophe by stopping his passenger train in the nick of time he was killed in the act. This is hardly the first time Jones has been honored as a cult hero. There are also songs in his name and a character in the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles franchise.
Appropriately, Casey Jones the weed works with dramatic effect. Reaching THC levels of 22%, it’s highly potent. Its sativa genes create a strong, energetic head high that spurs creativity – and maybe a little daring. In addition the taste is citrusy and sweet, with earthy undertones. So Casey Jones is best for anxiety and depression, as it provides a powerful mood boost. It’s also helpful in treating pain and low energy. As with many other strains, the most common adverse effects are cottonmouth as well as red eyes. Casey Jones, a cross between Oriental Express and East Coast Sour Diesel. It is most popular in Amsterdam, Michigan, and the West Coast.