Robert Bergman

May 7, 2021

Obama Kush is a sweet smelling bud that is popular for many reasons. Its high THC levels will guarantee a solid and cerebral high, and will conjure up positive feelings in you. A highly enjoyable strain, this indica is also popular for its many medical uses, and has proven itself as an effective relaxant.

This unique strain was appropriately named after the US President, as its effects are inspiring and well-balanced. It hails from a Michigan lab, where Superior Genetics created this enjoyable blend by mixing OG Kush with Afghani, making it a supreme mind and body experience that is absolutely invigorating.

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Obama Kush is a potent smoke, yet takes effect without being overwhelming. This is one of the reasons why its popularity has grown among those seeking help in the medical community. This indica is a great choice as an evening strain, as it produces a full-body high that will inspire you to stay put and enjoy the mental stimulation.

Information about Obama Kush Strain:

ORIGINOG Kush mixed with Afghani
EFFECTSrelaxed – 10
happy – 8
euphoric – 6
uplifted – 6
sleepy – 4
dry eyes – 4
headache – 3
dizzy – 3
paranoid – 1
FRAGRANCEearthy, pine, spicy, sweet
FLAVORSearthy, sweet, berry, grape, herbal, woody
MEDICALstress – 10
depression – 8
insomnia – 7
pain – 7
headaches – 4
THC CONTENT %14%-21%
CBD %0.20%
INDICA / SATIVA %65% / 35%
OUTDOOR YIELD16oz/ plant
CLIMATEwarm and dry outdoor climate
RESISTANCE TO DISEASEresistant to common molds and mildew

* 10 is the highest
* 1 is the lowest


Obama Kush is a great choice as an evening smoke, as it will inspire you to delve into a more relaxed and calm state, especially after a long and stressful day at work. It is a highly effective sedative, inducing a strong and colorful head-high, before enveloping you in a hazy state of mind.

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This indica is all about the happy vibrations, and it will inspire you to think happy and creative thoughts, while sinking comfortably into your couch, feeling tingly all over. Obama Kush will induce a rush of euphoria, and it will keep you in that place for a while, invigorated and thriving in the good energy.

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Obama Kush is a powerful smoke with strong cerebral effects that can be compared to a meditative state. You will feel instantly uplifted and elated when smoking this indica, but beware if you are only an occasional smoker – this one can easily make you sleepy when consumed in high doses.


Obama Kush is wildly sweet smelling, leaving an inviting trail of an aroma in the air wherever it goes. It is recognizable by its unique sweet and spicy fragrance, marked with splashes of freshly picked pine – a scent that will fill the room instantly, making mouths water in anticipation.


This indica has all the perfect flavors to ensure an enjoyable toke. Obama Kush boasts of the perfect blend of sweet and earthy tones, leaving a lip-smacking taste on the lips that closely resemble sweet berries and grapes. On the exhale this strain can leave a woody and herbal aftertaste on the tongue.

Adverse Reaction

Obama Kush has some of the usual minor side effects that stem from strong and potent strains. You may experience a dry mouth sensation, along with a case of dry and itchy eyes. In some cases, you may get a slight headache from smoking this strain, and in very rare cases, this may include some dizziness and mild paranoia.

Obama Kush Adverse Reaction


Obama Kush is known to be used for an array of medical conditions. It is known to be a real aid in soothing those who suffer from chronic stress disorders, as it is calming and invigorating at the same time. This indica is also known for the treatment of depression and anxieties, for those same reasons.

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This indica is best used at night for the treatment of insomnia. Those unable to find themselves in a restful state may benefit greatly from the use of Obama Kush, as it is a strong sedative. This is why it is best consumed when you don’t have anything important that needs tending to, as it will leave you physically unable to get things done.

Obama Kush also works wonders in the treatment of many pain conditions. Muscle spasms, back pains and migraines are easily averted with the use of this indica. Patients who suffer from regular headaches are known to have benefited from the use of this multitalented wonder-strain.


This plant is of the short variety, but she packs a punch. Obama Kush grows bushy and offers up a beautiful lilac flower during harvest. Its yields can be above average and it is easily grown in indoor as well as outdoor settings, but requires an experienced grower to tend to the trimming.

Obama Kush Growing

Flowering Time

Obama Kush when grown indoors takes an estimated 8 to 9 weeks to flower and become ready for a hearty harvest. This strain can be expected to yield an average of about 14 ounces of bud per square meter or plant.


This indica when grown outdoors can be expected to yield an estimated average of about 16 ounces of fresh bud per plant. Obama Kush cultivated outdoors prefers and warm and dry environment to thrive in, and can be expected to be ready for a harvest around the month of October.


Have you ever smoked or grown your own Obama Kush? Please let me know what you think about this marijuana strain in the comments below.


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The founder of I Love Growing Marijuana, Robert Bergman, is a marijuana growing expert that enjoys sharing his knowledge with the world. He combines years of experience, ranging from small-scale grows to massive operations, with a passion for growing. His articles include tutorials on growing... [read more]

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  1. By Viktor7 ,16 Apr 2017
    I would like to get these seeds Obama Kush. But ILGM does not have them up for sale yet. Is there a way to purchase??
  2. By Chuck ,29 Aug 2017
    I am growing 2 OB Kush clone plants this year. One had a stunted start, but should yield 8-10 oz when complete. The other is going great. I've applied compost tea from the get-go, and added "down to earth" bat […]Read More
    1. By Roy ILGM ,04 Sep 2017
      Hi Chuck, have you tried our Flower Power nutes? They work wonders! Or maybe you can get more tips on our support forum

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