07:42, 14/07/2021
Cannabis can be classified in many different ways. Typically, this resinous flower is categorized as sativa, hybrid, or indica, based on the morphology of the plant. But cannabis can be further categorized through a vernacular defined by the popular culture, such as Kush, Haze, & Purple. These terms refer khổng lồ types of cannabis characterized by distinct smells, flavors, effects, and/or geographic regions.

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What characterizes ‘Kush’ cannabis?

Kush is a particular variety of cannabis that descends from the Hindu Kush mountains. This mountain range spans the Afghanistan-Pakischảy border & is one of the few geographic regions where the cannabis plant grows natively.

Having svào Kush genetics usually means a strain will have sầu a few of the following attributes:

Appearance:Your strain may exhibit deep green colas & leaves with hints of purple. Pistils (hairs) can look orange, bronze, or rust colored. Buds are dense, chunky, & knotted, coming from squat, thiông xã plants.Smell: Aroma can vary between earthy, floral, pungent, pine, incense, sweet fruit, hash spice, pepper, citrus, gas, and herbs.Flavor: Smoke or vapor should be smooth và herbaceous, tasting of flowers, grape, diesel, citrus, & earth.

Keep in mind that these attributes can vary from Kush strain to lớn Kush strain. How a strain is grown & its quality genetic expression (referred lớn as a “phenotype”) naturally affect a strain’s attributes.

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Amuốn strain breeders, Kush varieties are popular candidates for backcrossing & in turn, stabilizing hybrid genetics. As with many landrace strains, Kush genetics present natural resistance lớn certain elements native khổng lồ their land of origin. This includes hardy stocks & vegetation that can survive colder, harsher climates and moderate water consumption, allowing the plant khổng lồ enduresomewhat parched terrain. In addition lớn their natural resilience, many growers choose to grow Kush strains for their heavy yields & manageable height.

What are the most popular Kush cannabis strains?

A simple tìm kiếm of “Kush” will yield hundreds of strains with an Afghani ancestor, but let’s start with the five most popular:

1. OG Kush

The most famous of all Kush varieties, OG Kush hits the sweet spot on the indica-dominant hybrid scale. This strain’s comfortable yet potent sedation coupled with an uplifting euphoria make it the perfect strain lớn just feel good with.

2. Bubcha Kush


Bubba Kushis stoney và sedative sầu, weighing the consumer to lớn couch as though they were wearing cement boots with a matching cement tracksuit & stately cement trench coat. Bubcha Kush may also ignite your appetite; just try not lớn fall asleep in front of the fridge while spooning a box of Eggo waffles.

3. Purple Kush

Purple Kushhas purple foliage & will generally have sầu an earthy, grape flavor, as well as sleepy effects.

4. Master Kush

Master Kush is another Kush classic thatinherits attributes directly fromHindu Kush. With a mixture of sleepy, happy, và relaxing effects, Master Kush earns its title. This strain is an excellent alternative sầu to Bubcha Kush.

Which Kush varieties are your favorite? Share them in the comments section below!