Strain Integrity

According to allbud.com, ” Dark Plasma is a rare slightly indica dominant hybrid strain (60% indica/40% sativa) created through crossing the potent Girl Scout Cookies Forum Cut X Obi-Wan OG Kush strains. Prepare to get totally lost within your own mind with Dark Plasma. This gorgeous lady packs a super potent and full-bodied high that will have you quickly fading into oblivion in both mind and body. The high starts with a subtle lift in the back of the head that fills your mind with a sense of happy hazy euphoria and ease. This will soon become heavy, leaving your eyes and head drooping as your body begins to settle into a hearty couch-lock. Absolute sedation comes next, dropping you into a state of pure peaceful sleep that lasts for hours and hours on end. With these effects and its super high 23-30% average THC level, Dark Plasma is often chosen to treat experienced patients suffering from conditions such as chronic pain, appetite loss or nausea, insomnia, depression, chronic stress, and chronic fatigue…. 

From the OCS, ” Dark plasma is a rare and unique cannabis strain that offers a complex nose filled with cake, dough, lime and a classic West Coast earthy funk to round it off. Amber coloured crystals coat a dense flower filled with beautiful colouration of deep purples and vivid greens. A thick smoke translates all of these profiles perfectly, allowing you to experience a truly unique cultivar.

a Quiet price drop

Dark Plasma by HighXotic harvested on April 3, 2023, packaged on May 23, 2023, cost $40.68 for 3.5 grams with an earth sourness scent.  Our test amount was 0.26 gram.

Note worthy, the “high” starts with a smooth tasty inhalation session, which is critical given the price point for this product.  Over the first 15 minutes, Dark Plasma slowly cranks up the Bliss level as Reality becomes an Option.  Deep in a Blissful Fog, Dark Plasma can generate an accelerating euphoric anticipation (a Sativa effect) to create Excitement.  This Dark Plasma is rich with well defined and encapsulated Indica and Sativa Expressions, which is the difference compared to the lower cost equivalence.

In the great outdoors, Dark Plasma delivered a Balanced “high” with strong Blissful cocooning effects and clear cerebral view of the World.  Over the first hour, Dark Plasma slowly increase the sedative effects on the mind and body.   There are time dilations, cerebral fascinations, peaceful contentment and increasing blissful fogginess are some of the other expressions to enjoy.

Activity pairing is best in the evening time slots.  Dark Plasma is perfect for an after dinner mental aperitif to setup for a relaxing evening.   Chilling.

Conclusion

Dark Plasma by HighXotic (Novoman Medicals)

Dark Plasma by HighXotic (Novoman Medicals) is one of the most expensive cannabis in Canada.  After almost a year sitting on the shelf, the Quiet pricing drop  has made it more reasonable, which is why we are reviewing.

THC: 31.1%

Total Terpenes: 3.12% (Limonene 0.9%, Caryophyllene 0.5%, Pinene 0.4%, Other 1.32%)

Quality: 9.3

Intensity: 8.8

Duration: 8.7

Total: 8.93

Cost: $40.68 for 3.5 grams

Would we buy this again?  Maybe.  There is no doubt Dark Plasma by HighXotic is a Premium product at a Premium price.  Even after 10 months on the shelf, the Flower was still moist despite an improperly sealed container.   Fans of Premium Quality should also check out the equally expensive Banana Cream x Jealy by the Flavor Club.

On an investment note, HighXotic is a Brand position by Price to indicate this is da Best Cannabis.  Unfortunately, the Ultra Premium Market is Tiny.  It is worth keeping an Eye on how long HighXotic can maintain prices above $40 for 3.5 grams to get an appreciation for the Elasticity of cannabis prices.