Purple Haze Strain - Purple Haze Weed
Purple Haze Strain is also known as Purple Haze Weed is a Sativa marijuana strain popularized by Jimi Hendrix’s 1967 classic song, Purple Haze Strain. This strain delivers a dreamy burst of euphoria that brings veteran consumers back to their psychedelic heyday. This nostalgic sativa staple remains cherished for its high energy cerebral stimulation that awakens creativity and blissful contentment throughout the day. Purple Haze Strain is believed to have descended from parent strains Purple Thai and Haze, which pass on a mix of sweet and earthy flavors underscored by notes of berry and sharp spice. Purple Haze Strain buds typically acquire vibrant hues of lavender that further justify the naming of this strain.
About Purple Haze Strain
Acting funny and you don’t know why? It may be because you just enjoyed some potent Purple Haze Strain. Purple Haze weed is a Sativa-leaning strain that takes its name from its lineage and from Jimi Hendrix’s 1967 song. This bud is thought to be a distinct phenotype of staple strain Haze, although some cannabis
enthusiasts trace its lineage to a cross between Purple Haze Strain and an unspecified purple-flowering indica. In any case, the bud offers mentally stimulating effects as well as a complex, berry-like taste.
In addition to having strong bag appeal, Purple Haze Strain is a chatty strain
that makes a good conversation starter. Cannabis
newbies, beware: this strain can be very strong and disorienting. Purple
Haze Strain makes its appeal clear right off the bat, with medium to large-sized flowers that maintain a spade-like form, tapering down from a broad base to a pointed tip. True to their Sativa heritage, these buds have a relatively loose structure, with their soft and fluffy-looking leaves spiraling loosely outward from their central stems. The leaves themselves are a patchwork of mossy green and the deep purple haze Strain that gives this strain its name. Finally, these flowers are coated in sticky trichomes, accounting for their psychoactivity.
Purple Haze Strain Flavor & Aroma
When properly cured, flowers of Purple Haze Strain
give off a dank, musty scent. A second whiff reveals some tart, berry-tinged notes. Meanwhile, grinding up or picking apart these flowers releases an herbal aroma, familiar to fans of Haze. Purple Haze Strain gives off a very smooth and easily ingested smoke when combusted in a pipe or a joint. The smoke tastes sweet and hashy on the exhale. Notably, despite its purple haze Strain coloring, this strain has no discernible grape flavors; this is because the pigments that determine its color do not have a corresponding effect on its taste.
Purple Haze Weed Effects
Purple Haze weed
tends to work its magic soon after users inhale its flavorful smoke. As with many other sativas, this strain goes right to the head, resulting in side effects like a slight pressure around the temples or flushing in the cheeks. Once these odd sensations abate, though, users are granted access to a higher plane of thinking in which ideas jump around in free association in surprising new connections. Certain thoughts or ideas may strike the consumer as more interesting than they otherwise might -- and might not seem particularly engaging to bystanders who aren’t under a similar influence.
As such, Purple Haze weed can stimulate conversation in social settings with like-minded people, serving as an icebreaker even when used among new acquaintances. Those who aren’t overwhelmed by the cerebral energy that Purple Haze weed provides may also find them able to ease into a heavy workload, whether it’s open-ended and creative or consists of complicated analytical tasks. After some time passes, this strain’s physical side may creep in bit by bit.
Rather than relaxing the user and undoing Purple Haze weed buzzy effects, though, this body high is stimulating and somewhat trippy. Smokers may feel a new connection to their bodies or a new groundedness. This eventual combination of physical and mental qualities makes this bud a great way to enjoy activities that involve both body and mind, like exercising or gaming. Under the right circumstances and with the right company, Purple Haze weed can even be an effective aphrodisiac. As the high tapers off after a few hours, you may feel your energy begin to dip -- but even so, this strain isn't likely to make you crash and isn’t recommended for consumption before bedtime.
Purple Haze weed upbeat effects have some applications for medical cannabis
patients as well. The strain’s cerebral qualities can help those with attention deficit disorders to sustain focus on single tasks. Its mood-altering effects may also temporarily improve symptoms of mild stress or depression. Physically, the strain can soothe minor inflammations like headaches or cramps. Because it tends to bring about fairly strong patterns of recursive thinking, Purple Haze weed is not a good option for patients who are prone to panic or paranoia.
Purple Haze Strain Growing
Seeds of true Purple Haze strain may be difficult to find for sale online. Netherlands-based seed bank Flying Dutchmen sells seed stock of original Haze, some of which may yield the unique Purple Haze weed phenotype. A more surefire option is to take clippings from existing plants of the strain in order to foster “clones.” This strain’s plants tend to grow tall and may need to be trimmed back in order to fit in limited indoor grow spaces. Purple Haze weed flowers within 9 to 10 weeks when grown indoors.
Purple Haze Strain
Purple Haze Strain is a Sativa dominant hybrid (85% Sativa/15% Indica) strain that is a potent cross between the rare yet popular Purple Thai
strains. This dank bud boasts a THC
level ranging from 14-19% on average and an array of Sativa and Indica effects. Purple Haze Strain was named after Jimi Hendrix
's classic 1967 song and is one of the most famous strains ever thanks to its popularity in the 1960s. Users describe the Purple Haze weed high as one with almost immediate high-energy cerebral stimulation accompanied by an intense sense of creative inspiration and blissful contentment. You may experience a mild body buzz that is warming and spreads from your head and neck throughout the rest of your body. Due to these potent effects, Purple Haze Strain in the ideal strain for treating patients suffering from conditions such as fatigue, mild to moderate cases of depression, and chronic stress or anxiety. Purple Haze weed has long, dense pepper-shaped nugs that are light minty green with rich purple undertones. These nugs are covered in long thin light and dark purple hairs and a fine layer of milky white trichomes and sweet sticky resin. Purple Haze Strain has a sweet earthy berry aroma
and a pungent berry taste with a hint of spice.
Strawberry Cough Strain - Strawberry Cough Weed
Strawberry Cough Strain
or Strawberry Cough Weed story begins with breeder and former High Times cultivation editor Kyle Kushman, who claims to have sourced the clone-only strain — reportedly a cross of Haze and Strawberry Fields — from a novice grower in Connecticut. The grower gave Kushman a tiny Strawberry
Cough strain clone from his small basement garden. Kushman accepted the clone, mostly for the sake of politeness, and nearly threw it away before he noticed an overwhelming smell of fresh strawberries emanating from the clone. Kushman decided to keep the strain and began to share it freely among New York growers.
Strawberry Cough strain became the number one selling strain amongst delivery services in the New York area. When Kushman moved to California to grow cannabis legally, he continued to share Strawberry Cough weed cuttings across the country. As a result, several Strawberry Cough strain and imitators have sprung up from other cultivators. He teamed up with Tyler Wadleigh and Aaron Justis of Los Angeles dispensary Buds & Roses Collective in 2009, and continues to release Strawberry Cough weed through their storefront.
About Strawberry Cough Strain
Known for its sweet smell of fresh strawberries and an expanding sensation that can make even the most seasoned consumer cough, Strawberry Cough strain
is a potent sativa
marijuana strain with mysterious genetic origins. However, Strawberry Cough weed is thought to be a cross of Haze
and Strawberry Fields
. The skunky, berry flavors will capture your senses while the cerebral, uplifting effects provide an aura of euphoria that is sure to leave a smile on your face. Strawberry Cough weed
is a great solution in times of elevated stress.
Strawberry Cough Strain Marijuana
Strawberry Cough Strain is a sativa dominant hybrid strain (80% sativa/20% indica) created through crossing the classic Haze
X Strawberry Fields
strains. Famous around the world for its super delicious flavor and head-spinning high, Strawberry Cough weed is one bud that any sativa lover needs to add to their must-try list ASAP. Like its name suggests, Strawberry Cough weed has a super delicious sweet strawberry flavor but with a punch of spicy pepper upon exhale. The aroma is just as delightful, with a fresh strawberry overtone accented by a punch of spicy herbs, earthy pepper and a touch of sweetness. The Strawberry Cough
strain high is one that will literally leave you coughing, with lifted cerebral effects that boost the brain while leaving you heaving with each exhale. You'll feel energized and lifted with a sense of creative motivation and sociability that gets you moving on any creative tasks. At the same time, a soothing body high will wash over you, helping to calm aching muscles without causing any sort of sedation. Combined with its high 22-26% average THC level, these effects make Strawberry Cough weed a great choice for treating conditions such as chronic stress or anxiety, mood swings or depression and PTSD. This bud has dense conical bright neon green nugs with thick red-orange hairs and a coating of frosty, milky white crystal trichomes.
About Strawberry Cough Weed
Once you have a Strawberry Cough weed, you’ll already be deep into an 80/20 Sativa giant with mid-20s THC and a flavor that acts like it has something to prove. No one is sure where Strawberry Cough weed came from but we know its likely origin is from a cross of Erdbeer or Original Haze
and an Indica, bred by Kyle Kushman. According to legend, he started with cannabis seeds from a plant growing in a strawberry field on the East coast of the United States (possibly in Vermont somewhere). The result is Strawberry Cough weed, a strain that will have you feeling social and energetic before you’ve even put down your toke.
Whereas most cannabis plants
have a terpene distribution of different flavors each at a percentage of <0.5%, Strawberry Cough strain has one dominant mega-lady in its terpene mix: the seductive Alpha-Pinene. This terpene is the spirit of the outdoors, imparting the scent that runs through coniferous plants like mountain pines. Expectedly, Strawberry Cough is drenched in this outdoorsy aroma, which is relieving and exciting.
Strawberry Cough strain is an easy plant to grow, so long as you keep it inside. Unlike hardier strains, Strawberry Cough is a homebody because of its need for a warm climate. Nighttime temperatures will rob your crop of the quality buds it deserves.
Effects Strawberry Cough strain
GROWING TIPS: This strain grows in a bushy pattern that requires frequent pruning. If not, the higher branches will prevent light from powering your lower buds with the energy they need. While the plant appreciates being pruned and taken care of, it can be left to its own devices in a good ol’ fashioned soil growing medium. No need for complicated hydroponics here – just dirt and organic nutrients.
THC Content Strawberry Cough Weed
The strain burns thick and smoky as it gives you a relieving, relaxed high. Strawberry Cough weed pairs perfectly with people-watching, studying, and reading. If you have ongoing hobbies or arts projects, this is a great strain to get the happy, creative energy you need to keep working. The flavor is fruity with a dash of skunk. And you’ll be smiling this strain, with a hint of cerebral feeling.
Elevated stress levels can be beaten to a pulp with a spicy, fruity skunk from a dose of Strawberry Cough strain. The buds may be small, but they’re dense and potent, fuzzy with red hairs and wet with crystal trichomes. They’re almost like little strawberries. To relieve mood imbalances like manic depression and ADD, treat pain and fatigue, and jumpstart your appetite in the long afternoons, you can use this strain to paradoxically inhale a cough and see what happens (only good things -- we promise).
Sour Diesel Strain - Sour Diesel Weed [ Diesel Strain ]
Sour Diesel Strain, also known as "Sour Diesel weed" and "Diesel Strain," is a popular sativa marijuana strain made by crossing Chemdawg and Super Skunk. Sour Diesel Strain effects are dreamy, cerebral, fast-acting and energizing. This strain features a pungent flavor profile that smells like diesel. Medical marijuana patients choose Sour Diesel Strain to help relieve symptoms associated with depression, pain, and stress. Growers say this Diesel strain grows best in a dry, outdoor climate and has a flowering time of 77 days. Fun fact: Sour Diesel Strain first became popular in the early 1990s and has been legendary ever since.
Also known as Sour Diesel weed and East Coast Sour Diesel (or ECSD,) Sour Diesel weed is a prolific strain with somewhat tumultuous origins. According to online sources, Sour Diesel weed gained prominence in New York in the mid-90s when breeder AJ (short for A**hole Joe,) accidentally pollinated a Chemdog 91 female with pollen from a Super Skunk he acquired during a trip to Amsterdam. The end result, Sour Diesel weed, was reportedly named for the way it soured business relationships as it spread through New York’s underground cannabis market, causing rifts as it changed hands among growers.
About Sour Diesel Strain
Sour Diesel strain will give you a terrific blast, a smash-in-the-face of Chemdawg
and a Sativa we haven’t identified yet. We don’t even know who bred it originally – most people call them “A.J.” or “Asshole Joe.” It not only comes packed with 26% THC
on the high end but also retains 2% CBD and 4% CBN during extraction, which is pretty unheard of. These added chemical compounds don’t alter the base effects of Sour Diesel strain, but they provide varied intensity that you can’t really calculate (or control). For a feeling of ultimate happy heaviness, Sour Diesel strain (also called “Sour Deez'' and “Sour D” for short) brings a nearly pure 90% Sativa to bear on your restless mind. You won’t stand a chance.
Sour Diesel weed lineage contains a little mystery. Researchers suspect that it was created accidentally from strains in the Chemdawg and OG Kush
line. Particularly, Chemdawg 91
is suspected as a likely parent, along with possible candidates like DNL and Massachusetts Super Skunk
. Either way, the plant grows lanky, throwing up a ton of foxtails around its dense, light green nugs, and releasing pungent odors into your indoor garden, like little skunk-citrus flower bombs.
Speaking of aromas, Sour Diesel weed continues to earn its name as you smoke it. A pungent cloud of skunky haze (like Diesel Gas but after eating an entire fruit orchard), explodes from this bud in a dense, lemony fog. The odor is sour, pungent, and strong. The taste is earthy, herbal, gassy, and with an unmistakable aftereffect of lemon on your tongue.
Sour Diesel weed Effects
The effects begin as a surge of cerebral energy, which promotes creativity and a feeling of get-up-and-go. Sour Diesel weed is a great wake-and-bake strain
to get your day started, especially if you’re a remote worker that wants some mental stimulation without worrying about how skunky-delicious you smell. The strain is invigorating and that gives it its main medicinal uses.
THC Content of Diesel Strain
For those suffering from anxiety and depression, Diesel strain
can help through sheer mental energy. The stimulation and brain-electrifying feelings would get anyone up and move (the 26% THC high doesn’t hurt either). Consumers report it helps in fighting fatigue and gets the appetite moving again.
Diesel strain is heavy, gassy, pungent, sour, skunky, and above all, awesomely day-enhancing. For mornings when you don’t know how you’re supposed to get started, this is your wake-up call of non-deadly lemon gas down in the trenches of your tiredness. Get up! Go!
Sour Diesel Strain Marijuana
Sour Diesel strain, otherwise known as "Sour Diesel weed" or "Diesel strain" is a sativa dominant hybrid strain with a 90:10 sativa/indica ratio. The origin of Sour Diesel strain is frequently debated within the marijuana community. Some say it's a cross between mass super skunk and 91 Chemdog, while others claim that it's a cross between Mexican sativa
and a Chemdog
phenotype. Either way, you can undoubtedly look forward to a high like no other. Couch lock
and a "heavy feeling" aren't a factor when smoking
sour diesel. Instead, you can expect an invigorating cerebral high that open up doors of creativity. This strain is commonly used amongst medical patients to relieve anxiety, depression, and chronic fatigue. Although sour diesel
consists of some indicia, it's not the best strain for insomnia and other similar ailments because of the stimulating and lively head high that it delivers. Due to the effervescent contained within this strain, many people choose to smoke sour diesel strain at the beginning of their day for a head start. The potency of this strain is just enough to give you a great high and become your daily toke. The word "diesel" in sour diesel didn't come out of absolutely nowhere. This diesel strain
has one of the most pungent aromas of any strain, similar to Diesel Gas with a hint of lemon. You can expect a smooth toke with a slight lemon aftertaste. The appearance of sour diesel is composed of dense light green mug covered in orange hairs.
Durban Poison Strain
Durban Poison strain is a Sativa-dominant marijuana strain named after the South African port city that it originated in. Durban poison strain is an award-winning Sativa strain that’s highly prized for its unique citrus flavor with a bit of spicy hashish. Since the 1970s, this marijuana has been on sale. It has an earthy smell, with notes of spicy citrus and peppermint on top of its classic “dank” aroma. The smoke tastes sweetly herbal when exhaled through the mouth; this flavor profile can be described as both piney and peppery at times!
Durban Poison strain is a popular variety because people love to taste their weed while smoking out of glass or ceramic pipes or bubblers (water pipe). You will find yourself getting creative. It currently stands as one of our bestsellers thanks to its strong flavors and ability to leave users feeling energized rather than sedated or tired – perfect if you want something more productive from your high!
To use Durban Poison strain, you should keep in mind that it is a very strong strain. The effects will last for many hours and maybe even longer depending on the individual’s tolerance level. It causes euphoria which can lead to laziness or lack of motivation so do not plan any work while under the influence!
Durban Poison strain is not a laboratory creation of an unintended conjugation. Rather, this strain’s progenitor grew freely on the windswept plains of contemporary South Africa, making it essentially an heirloom marijuana variety.
Certainly, Durban Poison strain demonstrates that marijuana does not need extensive complexity of genetic cross-breeding to produce ethereal effects; if you’re ever fortunate enough to smoke a genuine-to-type landrace Durban, you’ll understand that the strain delivers one of man’s most pleasant – and therapeutic – highs.
Durban Poison strain is a classic, legendary classic in a nutshell. With only a few other strains retaining their genetic line throughout the ages, it may be called an ancient marijuana strain.
Durban Poison Strain Review
This pure sativa originates from the South African port city of Durban. It has gained popularity worldwide for its sweet smell and energetic, uplifting effects. Durban Poison strain is the perfect strain to help you stay productive through a busy day, when exploring the outdoors, or to lend a spark of creativity. Growers and concentrate enthusiasts will both enjoy the over-sized resin glands which make this strain a quality choice for concentrate extraction. The buds are round and chunky, and leave a thick coating of trichomes on almost all areas of the plant.
The History, Origin, and Genetics of Durban Poison Strain
The Durban Poison has a very stimulating and creative effect, leaving users euphoric. It originates from South Africa where it was discovered by an avid marijuana enthusiast in the 1970s during experiments on different strains of weed. This pure Sativa strain is known for its clean yet energetic high with sparkles taking place in your imagination when using this particular cannabis product.
The Durban Poison grew stronger with the help of its rich terpenoids and cannabinoids. These nutrients can defeat pests, weeds, diseases, basically whatever comes their way! The South African sun is scorchingly hot making it an ideal growing environment for this strain of cannabis Sativa plant.
This particular strain came from an environment under South Africa’s scorching heat where there exists great biodiversity so that the Durbin Poison can be strong against infestations to obtain a powerful ally- humans as well as other plants such as pests or weed which try to suck up all its organic resources by equipping itself with highly rich cannabinoid, terpenoid & important nutrient. It will utilize these power sources in strengthening itself and make this strain of weed the ultimate winner.
Durban Poison is not only known for its powerful effects but also how it has increased focus, making tasks easier to accomplish while still enjoying the high. This energetic Sativa dominant marijuana gives you motivation and clarity of mind that keeps you focused which makes your brain more active than ever. With Durban Poison you won’t get mouth-breathing or lack of attention like other strains. This cannabis product will bring up your mood even further making it ideal for people with depression!
Flavor, Aroma, and Appearance
Flavor: Durban Poison strain has an impressive variety of flavors with names like spicy, sweet, vanilla, and cream. You’ll experience tastes similar to tea when you smoke it including fennel, orange spice, and lemon notes all tied together in a rich creamy blend that can’t be beat.
Aroma: Durban Poison is ideal for people who want to escape from the world. Its pleasant, fruity aroma brings you into a profound state of relaxation and euphoria without causing any negative effects throughout the course of its usage.
Durban is the perfect place to be if you want a genuine, natural feeling. The beauty of nature can truly be experienced here in its purest form. Durban Poison doesn’t have any artificial smells; it’s just mother nature at her best!
Durban Poison has a typical dank aroma complemented by notes of sweet licorice. The flowers give off pungent skunky smells while being burnt which produce thick lung expanding smoke.
Appearance: Expect large, plump, spherical chunky buds covered in resin glands that make Durban Poison one of the best concentrate choices. These dense nugs are covered in trichomes which will stick to everything because there are just too many of them on the plants themselves.
Durban Poison’s buds are medium to large in size. Their long and tapered form is more representative of Sativas, despite their dense, compact build characteristic of Indica strains. The brilliant orange pistils collect pollen from male fertilizing plants, and the green leaves are set off by vivid orange stigmas. A delicate sheen and a sticky touch that can be felt when stroked or broken apart with your hands
A healthy Durban Poison plant is quite a sight. The sugar-coated leaves have an icy look thanks to the brilliant green buds and orange pistils, but when contrasted with its deep emerald color, it becomes stunningly lovely.
Side effects of the Durban Poison marijuana Strain
The Durban Poison strain Marijuana Strain’s side effects are minor. The strain is a Sativa-dominant variety with about 90% THC, in contrast to the typical 10%-15%.
It has been described as having an initial uplifting cerebral high followed by a relaxing body stone and it should be noted that there can sometimes be panic attacks associated with this marijuana product.
Users report feeling euphoric and happy while experiencing color enhancement, music appreciation, increased focus/awareness (if attention isn’t given elsewhere), sense of relief from stress such as anxiety issues, etc., enhanced sensory awareness & perception – smell taste touch sound vision; greater ease for introspection resulting in plenty of laughter.
Durban Poison strain also affects appetite and many use it to stimulate their hunger. It’s been said that this strain has a very high THC count, but this is often subjective as the effects vary from person to person.
The Durban Poison strain is a great option for those looking to medicate without experiencing any risks. With no negative aspects, the only issue you might have with this weed would be if it makes you feel anxious or paranoid due to its high THC content.
Durban Poison Strain Medical Benefits
Durban Poison Strain is often under 1% CBD content. This makes it ideal for treating serious medical conditions (although not seizures) because of its high THC content, which will calm the user down and help them with stress, depression, or anxiety. Durban Poison strain is a high-quality strain of cannabis that has been used to treat everything from depression and anxiety to migraines and epilepsy.
More recently however Durban poison strain medical benefits have come into question as several studies have shown it can help treat certain forms of cancer by slowing tumor growth or preventing the spread of tumor cells throughout the body via inducing apoptosis meaning cell death within tumors rather than allowing them to grow uncontrollably.
By using purified extracts from specific cannabinoids found within Durban poison strain relief for many cancers such as breast, skin melanoma, etc., could potentially help prolong lives by providing treatment options that are more effective with fewer side effects compared to conventional methods.
Durban Poison strain is a stress-free marijuana strain that provides focus without the drawbacks of traditional stimulant therapy, making it ideal for situations such as ADHD and ADD.
Durban Poison strain is a great strain to help treat patients with mood disorders and depression. Patients will feel an instant rush of euphoria that allows them to see past their sad thoughts, allowing them not to ‘wallow’ in their unending miseries any longer. The strain also has anti-inflammatory effects which help reduce inflammation both on the brain as well as body–an important cause for depressive/manic episodes.
Patients suffering from mood disorders or extreme cases of sadness called major depressive disorder (MDD) often resort to going through periods where they do things like binge eat, drink excessively, or even indulge themselves in drug abuse such as cannabis products including Durban Poison strain.
Durban Poison strain has been used to relieve nausea caused by cyclical vomiting syndrome and persistent nausea from dysautonomia. Many patients who suffer various forms of dysautonomia experience constant nausea. Durban poison strain can be smoked as a smokable form which helps relieve the patient’s nauseous feeling without gulping them down, making it easier for a patient struggling with malnutrition or anorexia nervosa to eat more frequently.
Durban Poison strain medical benefits are endless. This strain is hailed for its pain-relieving properties, which also makes it a favorite among cancer patients and those with chronic pains or injuries that won’t heal over time. Some users even claim this potent Sativa has helped them get through the day when they would typically succumb to fatigue during their daily routines; perhaps one of Durban’s most beneficial effects (and arguably its greatest appeal) is how much energy comes from consuming just a few hits—no noticeable physical high necessary!
What are its effects and how does it compare to other strains
Durban poison strain is known to be one of the most potent strains with an output that tends towards the extreme. Its strong effects are accompanied by a very psychedelic high which can leave you feeling hazy and disoriented for hours after use, although some users claim this isn’t always the case if prepared correctly!
Compared to other strains, Durban Poison strain has less of an effect on the body and leaves users feeling mentally stimulated rather than physically sedated. Durban poisons strain effects are different from other strains because it is a Sativa dominant plant which means that its high comes from the THC chemical in marijuana and not CBD. Durban poison strain has been known to give an uplifting, energizing effect when compared to other types of cannabis.
Durban poisons are well-known as one of the most potent kinds out there. They have high levels of THC as well as low CBD content which means they provide more psychoactive side effects compared to others. In comparison, this makes them perfect if you want something with minimal physical impact but strong mental stimulation instead!
Durban Poison: Final Thoughts
We hope you found this Durban Poison strain review informative and enjoyable, and that it has positively impacted your decision-making process. Authentic Durban is truly one of the world’s great landraces, but it can be tough for dispensaries to obtain 100% pure heirloom types.
It is impossible to discover Durban Poison for sale at any of the more renowned west coast dispensaries that have not been tampered with or modified.
However, strains like DP do exist, and we hope that our Durban Poison strain review will help you to discover a genuine type of your own. We promise you will have an experience, unlike anything you’ve ever felt before!
About Durban Poison
With a menacing name that hints at its powerful psychoactivity, Durban Poison strain is a pure South African sativa landrace. It is a bold and sticky variety that’s well adapted to a variety of growing conditions. Durban Poison boasts a THC content of between 15% and 25%.
Cannabis has been cultivated on the African continent since at least the 14th century
; by the era of Dutch colonization, it had spread south and the Khoikhoi, San, and Bantu groups indigenous to South Africa had an established cultivation and cultural acceptance of the drug, which they called dagga
In the late 1970s, American breeder Ed Rosenthal selectively bred several plants from a bag of South African seeds that he brought back to the U.S. Rosenthal then passed some prime specimens on to fellow breeder Mel Frank, who fine-tuned the genetics to optimize resin content and flowering time. Frank’s efforts resulted in “A” and “B” lines of the original seed stock; the B line was given to Amsterdam breeder Sam the Skunkman, who further reduced the strain’s flowering time.
Buds of Durban Poison strain are medium to large in size. Although they have a dense, compact structure typical of indica varieties, their long and tapered shape is more characteristic of sativas. The forest green leaves are offset by bright orange pistils, meant to catch pollen from male fertilizing plants. A coating of milky-white trichomes gives the cured flowers a light sheen and an incredibly sticky texture. Durban Poison strain has a classically dank smell punctuated by hints of sweet licorice. The flowers are pungent and skunky when broken open or burnt and give off a thick, lung-expanding smoke. The licorice aroma is evident on the exhale, along with the taste of sweet, almost cloying pine sap.
Durban Poison strain has deep roots in the Sativa landrace gene pool. The strain’s historic phenotypes were first noticed in the late 1970s by one of America’s first International strain hunters, Ed Rosenthal. According to cultivation legend, Rosenthal was in South Africa in search of new genetics and ran across a fast flowering strain in the port city of Durban. After arriving home in the U.S., Rosenthal conducted his own selective breeding process on his recently imported seeds, then begin sharing. Rosenthal gave Mel Frank some of his new South African seeds, and the rest was cannabis history.
Frank, who wrote the “Marijuana Grower’s Guide Deluxe" in 1978, modified the gene pool to increase resin content and decrease the flowering time. In search of a short-season varietal that could hit full maturation on the U.S. East Coast, Frank’s crossbreeding efforts resulted in two distinct phenotypes, the “A” line and “B” line. The plant from Frank’s “A” line became today’s Durban
Poison strain, while the “B” line was handed off to Amsterdam breeder David Watson, also known as “Sam the Skunkman.”
Durban Poison strain has a dense, compact bud structure that’s typical of landrace Indica varieties, but the flowers’ elongated and conical shape is more characteristic of a Sativa.
Acapulco Gold - Acapulco Gold strain
Acapulco Gold is a rare sativa marijuana strain. As one of the most well-known strains, Acapulco Gold has been likened to dinner at a five-star restaurant. This strain produces effects that are motivating and energizing. This strain comes from the area in and around Acapulco, Mexico, and its orange hairs resemble a gold nugget, with gold, green, and brown colors and plenty of resin on the buds. An aroma of burnt toffee lingers when the bud is broken up. Acapulco Gold has a reputation for being one of the best cannabis strains ever created, and it's becoming more difficult to find.
About Acapulco Gold
Acapulco Gold is a Sativa-dominant hybrid known for the golden hue of its green and/or brownish buds. This old strain is said to produce a powerful cerebral high that raises one's mood without producing overpowering feelings of happiness. Instead, the cerebral high mixes with a calming body high for a relaxing experience. Mild paranoia and anxiety have also been reported. Users may experience dry mouth and eyes as well as headaches from using the strain.
Sufferers of disorders such as General Anxiety Disorder or PTSD use this strain to find relief from stress and anxiety. Those dealing with depression use it to lift their mood. The body high can also relieve chronic aches and pains.
Acapulco Gold comes from Acapulco, Mexico, but the exact genetics of the strain are unknown. Traditionally, this strain was grown outdoors. Growing it indoors is still proving to be tricky for producers as there are no clear guidelines on how to do it. This makes the strain harder to find as more growers move their operations inside. When grown indoors, the strain flowers
for 70-75 days. Outdoors, plants are ready for harvest by mid-October. There have been reports of yields up to 500 grams per square meter. Tests have shown that Acapulco Gold plants can have as much as 23% THC.
ACAPULCO GOLD Strain: A TRUE CLASSIC
Acapulco Gold is a sativa dominant strain that features 70 percent sativa genetics and 30 percent indica genetics. The name of this strain does a fantastic job at describing the jewel-like appearance of the flowers it produces, encrusted and sparkling with trichomes that produce the cannabinoid rich resin. The sativa leaning nature of this strain makes it a great choice for daytime use, keeping users alert instead of too relaxed.
When smoking a large blunt or bong bowl loaded with the processed flowers of Acapulco Gold, smokers can expect a pleasant taste to stimulate their taste buds. Contrasting yet complimenting tastes of sweetness and spice are particularly identifiable. The scent given off by this strain is also highly pleasant. When opening up a stash jar housing this strain, aromas will be released that can be described as musky, earthy, sweet, and woody.
The high generated from smoking or vaping Acapulco Gold has both body and head elements to it. Being a sativa dominant strain, the head high is definitely more noticeable and powerful. These cerebral effects uplift, energise, and exhilarate the smoker. It's even reported that this buzz may have some aphrodisiac properties. These traits make Acapulco Gold an ideal strain to smoke throughout the day and may offer some smokers a motivational mindset to keep them alert and productive. The body high aspects of the strain introduce a calming and relaxing sensation, balancing out the stimulating elements of the powerful high. The traits of this high also offer benefits to some medical patients. The strain may be effective at easing stress, relieving pain, increasing appetite, and reducing fatigue.
Acapulco Gold strain can be grown well in both indoor and outdoor environments and has a flowering period of between 60 and 70 days. If growing the strain indoors within a grow room or tent growers can expect to see their crop reach a height of around 110cm, with yields of up to 500g per metre squared. Outdoor plants can explode to heights of 200cm and pump out medium yields. Harvest time usually occurs around the middle or end of October. The flowers produced by Acapulco Gold contain a high THC content, with little CBD.
About this Sativa Strain
While its exact genetics remain a mystery, Acapulco Gold strain is a popular and historically significant sativa-leaning hybrid that thrives in outdoor grow environments and is indigenous to Acapulco, Mexico. As indoor cultivation becomes the go-to method for many growers, the original Acapulco Gold cultivar is considered to be a bit of a rarity within modern-day cannabis cultivation circles.
Known to produce an energetic and cerebral high, a true Acapulco Gold plant is distinguishable by its sativa growth traits, yielding chunky colas that range from dark green to golden brown in color. Carrying an aroma that has been described as burnt toffee, Acapulco Gold is reported to produce an earthy, pungent taste upon consumption.
Although the strain is best suited for outdoor growing conditions, cultivators should have less difficulty with the newer generation of Acapulco Gold seeds. Following a 60-to-70-day flowering period, one Acapulco Gold strain is reported to yield up to 500 grams per square meter indoors and, if properly harvested outdoors in the Northern Hemisphere by mid-October, up to 1 1/2 kilograms per plant.
The golden nugs of Acapulco Gold are a favorite in the cannabis community, as they’re dense, large, and have a delicious terpene profile that give them a scent similar to butterscotch or burnt toffee. Acapulco Gold will leave a taste in your mouth similar to nutmeg, making it a great strain to try in the Autumn and Winter months.THC percentage levels of Acapulco
Gold vary depending on cultivation techniques used and can range anywhere between the mid-teens and mid-twenties. The reported effects of this strain are typical for a sativa but potent, as consumers say it can help enhance cerebral activity and uplift mood. Consumers often find themselves enjoying its cheerful effects, making for a happy and better outlook on their day. Although it’s a sativa that’s most noted for enhancing mood, some have reported Acapulco Gold may help mild aches and pains.
This strain is clearly from Acapulco, Mexico, but its genetics as well as proper cultivation techniques remain to be uncovered. Like its name suggests, Acapulco Gold is a rare find and fans of this strain consider themselves lucky when they do come across it. A nicely cultivated batch will look like golden nuggets as its flowers are deep yellows and browns, with a light dusting of crystal trichomes that lighten up its tones.
Jack Herer Strain - Jack Herer Weed [ Jack Herer Seeds ]
Jack Herer Strain, also known as "Jack Herer weed," "The Jack," "Premium Jack," and "Platinum Jack" is a sativa-dominant marijuana strain that has gained as much renown as its namesake, the marijuana activist and author of The Emperor Wears No Clothes. Combining a Haze hybrid with a Northern Lights #5 and Shiva Skunk cross, Sensi Seeds created Jack Herer strain hoping to capture both cerebral elevation and heavy resin production. Its rich genetic background gives rise to several different variations of Jack Herer strain, each phenotype bearing its own unique features and effects. However, consumers typically describe this 55% sativa hybrid as blissful, clear-headed, and creative.
Jack Herer Weed was created in the Netherlands in the mid-1990s, where it was later distributed by Dutch pharmacies as a recognized medical-grade strain. Since then, this spicy, pine-scented strain has taken home numerous awards for its quality and potency. Many breeders have attempted to cultivate this staple strain themselves in sunny or Mediterranean climates, and indoor growers should wait 50 to 70 days for Jack Herer weed to flower.
Named after the late, legendary cannabis activist and author of the 1985 book “The Emperor Wears No Clothes,” Jack Herer has achieved a lofty, heavily proliferated status among modern cannabis strains. Its flavor is reportedly a composite of citrus, pine, wood and spice. This creation from Dutch seed bank Sensi Seeds won 9 first-place High Times Cannabis Cup awards, and is a frequently used parent strain for new hybrids. Its lineage remains unconfirmed, but it’s generally thought to be a complex hybrid of Northern Lights #5, Shiva Skunk and Haze.
About Jack Herer Strain
Jack Herer strain is a strain named after a lifelong cannabis activist
whose 1985 book The Emperor Wears No Clothes
continues to be an influential resource in the fight for cannabis decriminalization and legalization. A sativa-dominant hybrid developed by Sensi Seeds
in the 1980s or 90s, it is a tasty and perennially popular strain. Jack Herer weed has passed its genetics and part of its name on to crossbred strains like Jack the Ripper
, Jack’s Cleaner
, and Jack Skellington
Although the exact genetic formula is a guarded secret, Jack Herer strain is thought to be the product of sativa staple Haze and a cross of Northern Lights #5 and Shiva Skunk
. Sticky buds have an appealing orange-lemon scent and taste with just a hint of some dank pine. The high provides an excellent balance between cerebral and physical effects, leaving users deeply relaxed but attentive and conversant. Jack Herer strain appealing flavor and well-rounded effects has made it hugely popular with medical and recreational cannabis users alike; it has won nine Cannabis Cup titles. Cannabis lab Analytical 360 has measured Jack Herer flowers as having between 15% and 24% THC.
Jack Herer flowers are not particularly visually impressive: pale to medium green leaves form in densely-packed buds that are more elongated that rounded. The trichome count is high, making this a very sticky plant to handle. What Jack Herer strain lacks in visual appeal, though, it makes up for in scent. Cured properly, the flowers have a deep floral bouquet with hints of orange and lemon zest. Breaking open the dense buds shows off more of the citrus scent along with a peppery kick. When burnt, the flowers give off a surprisingly clean and herbal scent, similar to sage. The very smooth and easy smoke tastes similarly herbal. Although not overwhelmingly pungent, Jack Herer strain leaves behind a lingering spicy-floral odor giving the general impression of potpourri.
Effects of Jack Herer weed
This Jack Herer strain acts quickly — users are hit with a strong headrush that is noticeably more energizing than disorienting. As time progresses, or greater doses are consumed, this initial tingle spreads down the neck and through the limbs, creating a sense of relaxation without immobilizing. What follows is an alert and easily suggestible high marked by creativity. This is a particularly good strain for creative brainstorming and visualization. The sense of ease and creativity also makes Jack Herer weed great for facilitating conversation in social settings. Because it provides dual relaxation and buzz for the mind and body, Jack Herer weed typically leaves users feeling stimulated but in full lucid control of their actions. This mellow high is good for treating low-grade stress, anxiety, and depression. Users have also described relief from migraines. Although not high in CBD, Jack Herer weed can also be beneficial for chronic aches and pains. It is not recommended for those suffering from insomnia, as the stimulation of thought and mood can keep users awake. More of a daytime treat than an evening medication, Jack Herer strain could be considered an ideal “wake and bake” strain.
THC Content of Jack Herer Seeds
Seeds of Jack Herer are available from the strain’s creator Sensi seeds; alternatively, prospective growers can obtain mature clippings from healthy plants in order to grow clones. Sensi seeds describes four distinct phenotypes of Jack Herer seeds: two that lean indica and two that are predominantly sativa. Outdoor growers should plant in Mediterranean-like climates that maintain daily temperatures between 72 and 80℉. Plants can reach heights of 8 feet in certain conditions, so indoor growers should be sure to curb the height of Jack Herer strain by topping and by flowering soon after the plants take root. Jack Herer weed typically has a lower than average yield. It flowers within a comparatively long 10 weeks when grown indoors and is ready for harvest in mid to late October.
Jack Herer’s well-rounded high makes it a great strain for cannabis newcomers. It’s uniquely social in its ability to facilitate conversation while allowing users to maintain a semblance of awareness. The rich, floral scent is bound to attract attention — which may alternately be a conversation starter or a way to attract undue attention. Jack Herer is also a solid option for solo consumption, as it allows for creative thinking and a soaring sense of euphoria.
Jack Herer Strain Marijuana
Jack Herer strain, also known as “The Jack,” “Jack Herer Weed,” “Premium Jack” or “Platinum Jack
” is a sativa dominant hybrid strain (80% sativa/20% indica) created through crossing the classic Haze
X (Northern Lights #5
X Shiva Skunk
) strains. One of the most famous buds on the planet, Jack Herer strain packs a lifted and energizing high that's perfect for a day when you need a little extra oomph to get up and moving. You'll feel the effects hit you almost as soon as you exhale, filling your brain with a lifted sense of clear-headed euphoria and motivation that's accented by a boost in creativity and focus. You'll find that conversations come easily in this state as you're inspired to talk about anything and everything from philosophy to your favorite foods. Combined with its high 15-24% average THC level, these effects make Jack Herer strain a great choice for treating chronic stress or anxiety, depression, headaches or migraines and chronic fatigue. This bud has a sweet and sour citrusy lemon flavor with a woody pine exhale. The aroma is said to be like Pine-Sol, with a lemony pine overtone accented by earthy herbs and spicy flowers. Jack Herer weed buds have oversized pepper-shaped bright neon green nugs with golden undertones, thick orange hairs and a coating of frosty golden-amber crystal trichomes.
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