AK-47  | Cannabis Strains

AK-47 cannabis variety

GENERAL OVERVIEW: 

  • Ultra-potent THC variety 
  • Excellent at low doses 
  • Can overwhelm with psycoactivity at high doses 
  • AK-47 is named for its rapid onset of psychoactivity. 

MEDICAL USES:

  • Great for increasing appetite
  • Helps settle upset stomach. 

TYPE: 

Produce both wide-leafleted and narrow-leafleted phenotypes (natural variation and has high potency). 

SPECIES: 

Cannabis indica ssp. indica x cannabis indica ssp. afghanica. 

BREEDING DATE: 

preceding 1994 

GENETICS: 

(Thai x Brazilian) x Afghan. 

SIMILAR VARIETIES: 

  • Ole-47 
  • White Russian 
  • AK-47 x White Widow. 

EASE OF CULTIVATION: 

  • Easy (great for novice growers). 
  • Can produce very large flowers and high yields. 

AROMA: 

Considered one of the smelliest modern cannabis varieties (smells like skunk and rotting fruit). 

TASTE: 

Distinct pungent flavor with a slight hint of fruit. 

POTENCY: 

Very high, usually around 20% THC when cultivated indoors. 

DURATION OF EFFECTS: 

Longer than the average high. 

PSYCHOACTIVITY: 

Intensely psychoactive (combination of a clear-headed high, mixed with a “stoned” effect). 

ANALGESIA: 

Excellent, long-lasting. 

MUSCLE RELAXATION: 

Good 

DISSOCIATION: 

Can cause absentmindedness. 

STIMULANT: 

More disorienting than stimulating. 

SEDATION: 

Not particularly sedating.