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Afghan Kush is a popular purebreed that is loved for its famous heavy-bodied high. This indica blossoms into large, fragrant nuggets that boasts of the ultimate relaxing components all indica lovers look for.
This pure indica is one of the best and purest choices you can make when looking to be the most relaxed you can possibly be. This bud originated in the Hindu Kush mountain range and has been developed and perfected over the years, creating the perfect Afghan indica experience.
Afghan Kush seeds were created by a Sensi Seeds partner from the Netherlands, who engineered the perfect strain and make it easy for everyone to grow. This 100% indica is loved for its no-fuss strong body-high that can relax even the most stressed out human being out there.
Information about Afghan Kush Strain:
|EFFECTS||relaxed – 10
sleepy – 7
happy – 6
hungry – 6
euphoric – 4
|ADVERSE REACTIONS (NEGATIVE)||dry mouth – 10
dry eyes – 6
paranoid – 3
dizzy – 3
headache – 1
|FRAGRANCE||earthy, floral, kush, pungent, spicy, sweet|
|FLAVORS||earthy, woody, pungent, sweet, pine, herbal, spicy|
|MEDICAL||stress – 10
pain – 10
insomnia – 8
headaches – 5
|FLOWERING TIME INDOORS||7-8 weeks|
|FLOWERING TIME OUTDOORS||late September, early October|
|THC CONTENT %||21%|
|INDICA / SATIVA %||100% indica|
|INDOOR YIELD||16oz/ m2|
|OUTDOOR YIELD||21oz/ plant|
|CLIMATE||sunny mediterranean outdoor climate|
|RESISTANCE TO DISEASE||high resistance to common pests and diseases|
* 10 is the highest
* 1 is the lowest
This strain is potent, and should be consumed sparingly by those who are not used to this 100% indica. Afghan Kush is known for giving you the munchies, and will have you taking turns between sinking into the couch, and reaching for some food.
This Kush is good clean fun. It can relax even the most stubbornly stressed person, and is guaranteed to bring in the happy chemicals. A certain euphoric state can be enjoyed when smoking Afghan Kush, which is certain to last for a while, complete with the giggles, which makes the whole experience even more joyous.
Afghan Kush has a certain smoothness about it and its relaxing effects will slowly creep in on you. It will leave you feeling tingly with positivity, and then slowly sinking into a state of absolute peace and happiness. Eventually, this strain will put you right into a blissful slumber that will have you forgetting anything and everything that may be bothering you or stressing you out.
This strain has a very rich and fragrant earthiness to it, that makes it instantly appealing, as soon as it enters the room. Afghan Kush is very pungent, and boasts of a special sweet and floral note that will hang in the air and accentuate your high. Often, its smell is cut with a bit of spice, making the whole experience even more exotic and interesting.
Afghan Kush is easy on the lungs, and goes down smooth, with not much of a chance at a cough. Its woody-pine taste is lined by a bit of a creamy inhale, and you can instantly taste the herbal notes it is infused with. On the exhale it will leave a bit of a spiciness, making its earthy and pungent flavor even more noticeable.
This exotic indica can be a little too much for the inexperienced smokers – this bud is full-on potent, and should be handled gingerly, especially on the first time. Sometimes you may experience a slight headache, but this is almost always when you have consumed more than you can handle.
Afghan Kush will leave you feeling parched, with an intense cottonmouth that can be accompanied with dry eyes. Occasionally you may feel a slight bout of paranoia, that can sometimes feel like you are a little dizzy at the same time.
This Kush is a popular choice among doctors. Its potency plays a big role in its effectivity – Afghan Kush has an exceptionally high CBD level, sometimes reaching a whopping 6%. Headaches and migraines are also known to be treated quite well with this particular strain.
This means that it is very effective as a strong painkillers, and is therefore one of the top choices for this ailment. Long-time sufferers of intense and persistent chronic pain, like joint pain and muscle spasms, back pains and period cramps, have benefitted from the use of this strain.
Patients, who are coping with mood disorders, are also known to love this strain. Afghan Kush is very effective in reducing symptoms in depression, stress and insomnia, allowing you to relax your mind much more effectively, and then putting you into a restful and revitalizing rest.
Afghan Kush likes a balmy mediterranean climate, if you are to cultivate it outdoors. However, it is relatively uncomplicated to grow and can adapt to almost any growing medium. This 100% indica can yield quite generously, and is highly resistant to any common pests, parasites and molds.
This pure indica takes around 7 to 8 weeks to flower and prepare itself for a harvest. During harvest, Afghan Kush can yield an estimated average of around 16 ounces per square meter.
Afghan Kush likes the great outdoors, especially if the climate resembles that of a European summer. This indica is usually ready for a harvest around late September to early October, and can be expected to yield an average around 21 ounces of sweet bud per plant.
Have you ever smoked or grown your own Afghan Kush? Please let me know what you think about this marijuana strain in the comments below.
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