Bubba Kush | Cannabis Strains

BUBBA KUSH CANNABIS VARIETY

OVERVIEW: 

  • Shares many characteristics with Afghan varieties.
  • Well tolerated by most users.
  • Novice users may find it too potent.
  • Covered with trichomes.

MEDICAL USES:

  • Great for pain and nausea.
  • Popular among chemotherapy patients.

TYPE: 

 100% indica

SPECIES: 

 Cannabis indica ssp. afghanica

BREEDING DATE: 

Precedes 1996

GENETICS: 

 Unknown, most likely of Afghan/Pakistani lineage.

SIMILAR VARIETIES: 

 Bomb Threat, Pre-98, Platinum, Presidential, etc.

EASE OF CULTIVATION: 

  • Challenging, often cultivated indoors using the “bonsai” approach (meaning the plants flower after a minimal vegetative growth phase, keeping plants very short).
  • 60-day flowering time.

AROMA: 

 Sandalwood, pepper, balsam, citrus, coffee, spice, sour

TASTE: 

  •  Very spicy, sour flavor when smoked.
  • Strong floral hashish aftertaste with a note of B vitamins.

POTENCY: 

 Potency is widely variable under expert cultivation, from 14-20% THC.

DURATION OF EFFECTS: 

  •  Long-lasting, delivers increased effects with each sequential dose.
  • Good for long-term medicinal use.

PSYChOACTIVITY: 

  • Considered to produce among the most stony psychoactive effects of any variety of cannabis.
  • Tends to be mentally stimulating
  • Creeper effects-effects increasing in intensity over time.

ANALGESIA: 

 Very strong

MUSCLE RELAXATION: 

Very relaxing, almost to the point of lethargy.

DISSOCIATION: 

 Rare

STIMULANT: 

  •  Mentally stimulating, less physically.
  • Can cause anxiety at high doses.

SEDATION: 

 High