Melonade is an award-winning strain that was first created by Midwest Best as a cross between Watermelon Zkittlez and Lemon Tree. This sativa-dominant hybrid takes on an overtly sweet terpene profile that is jam-packed with notes of subtle melon, zesty citrus and an earthy, cookie or cake-like essence.


BUD SIZE: Medium
LINEAGE: Lemon Tree x Watermelon Zkittlez
EFFECTS: Happy, Uplifted, Creative, Energetic & Euphoric
PHENOTYPE: Sativa-Dominant Hybrid
TERPENE PROFILE: Citrus, Earthy, Sweet & Cookie




You might be a fan of lemonade, but wait until you try Melonade! An award winning sativa dominant hybrid strain, Melonade was created by crossing Lemon Tree and Watermelon Zkittlez by breeders at Midwest Best. However, this strain was popularized by Alien Labs after taking home the first place prize at the 2018 Cannabis Cup! Just like it sounds, the flavour profile of this refreshing strain is a mouthwatering blend of sweet citrus and melons. With THC levels that soar as high as 27% potency, this is a sativa treat that is sure to pick you up when you’re feeling down, and like a glass of refreshing Melonade, it is perfect for any sunny afternoon!


Say goodbye to stress and negativity! Like any good sativa, the Melonade high gives you a feeling of happiness and euphoric uplift that is great for getting the day started. It will have you prepared for what lies ahead, whether you are about to take on any mental or physical tasks. A sharpened sense of focus and boost of energy will help you get through your daily chores or projects. Artists and brainstormers in particular will enjoy this strain for its surge of creativity as well! The cerebral high is also paired with a sense of calmness and physical relaxation despite having you feeling energized at the same time. Taken in heavier doses, this relaxation can turn into sedation, so toke at your own discretion! Because of its uplifting and focused nature, Melonade has been reported by users to help relieve depression, mood swings, stress and ADD/ADHD. It is best suited for daytime usage, though can be taken at night and even help with insomnia in heavier dosages.

THC Content

Melonade is a heavy sativa dominant hybrid with a strong 90% sativa ratio to 10% indica. Its THC levels are higher than average, ranging between an impressive 24% to 27%. Its parent Lemon Tree is a balance hybrid with an even 50% sativa to 50% indica. It also boasts a staggering high THC average of 20% to 25%, and is the child result of crossbreeding the popular Lemon Skunk and Sour Diesel strains. Its other parent, is an indica dominant hybrid with 70% dominance to 30% sativa. This strain was created by crossing Watermelon and Zkittlez, and averages at 25% THC levels though has been tested to reach even higher. With this genetic family tree, there is no wonder why Melonade offers such a potent high and worthy of a Cannabis Cup win!

Appearance & Aroma

The nugs of Melonade have a spade shape and are densely packed. The colours of this strain are predominantly a bright neon green with richer, deep undertones of darker forest greens, spotted with orange pistils. The nugs are finished off with a frosty coating of amber trichomes which give it a pretty golden appearance. Apart from its amazing effects, the flavours and aromas are a big highlight of this strain. It offers a unique combo of sweet and sour citrus, mainly lemon, and fruity melons!  These fresh notes are accented by classic cannabis flavours of earthiness, herbs, spices and a hint of pungent!