Ghost OG, a cut of OG Kush, is a hybrid strain loved for its balanced cerebral and body effects. Often described as simultaneously potent and non-intrusive, Ghost OG has won itself an award and renown among consumers.
Afghan Kush’s roots trace back to the Hindu Kush mountain range near the Afghanistan-Pakistan border. It has been perfected over centuries, making it the ultimate source for hash such as charas and the sticky black Afghani hash. White Label Seed Company, a Sensi Seeds partner from the Netherlands, made its seeds available for everyone to grow.
Sometimes known as Green Goddess, Green Cush or just Cush, Green Crack Goddess is regarded as the perfect strain to enjoy during the day. Although the origins of Green Goddess are unclear, it is known to be a sativa-dominant strain with THC levels of between 12% and 20%. This strain is often used to help combat tiredness, stress and depression and is perfect for daytime enjoyment. Green Goddess is frequently recommended by budtenders for recreational use and can be found at cannabis stores and online dispensaries.
Green Goddess’ vibrantly-colored buds have the typical tight indica-structure with shades of light green running through to dark, forest green. Pistils are dark brown and usually covered with a light, sticky sheen of trichomes. The use of a grinder is usually required to break up these buds.
Green Goddess is known as a pleasantly aromatic plant with a floral, almost fruity fragrance. But, evidencing the strain’s Kush lineage, these scents are undercut by dank, Kush-like odors. The taste is light and enjoyable with some citrus notes.
Green Goddess is known as a fast-acting strain and the high is experienced very quickly. It is felt as a mental-buzz that stimulates the mind and allows users to focus on task completion. The energizing effects of Green Goddess are often used to complete work or to be productive and especially creative. It is also a great choice for socializing as conversation is enhanced and it has a strong tendency to improve the user’s outlook.
Later in the high a more calming vibe takes hold. This body relaxation begins tin the neck and moves down the limbs making them heavy. This has been found to be an ideal state for watching a movie or simply chilling out on the couch.
This slow slide into a mellow state makes Green Goddess ideal for using later in the day. It also means it has a number of medical uses such as reducing anxiety and stress, limiting the symptoms of ADHD and soothing nausea.
Green Goddess is a fascinating strain that is likely to become a favourite for many users and is available from online dispensaries today.
During the 1990s, Super Silver Haze, often described as a ‘ Super Sativa’, won first prize at the High Time Cannabis Cup three years in a row. Super Silver Haze is truly an iconic strain and more than twenty years later there are still few sativas that come close to surpassing it.
Super Silver Haze was bred by the experts at Green House Seeds using three famous strains – (Northern Lights (indica), Haze (sativa) and Skunk No.1 (hybrid). The result is a 70/30 sativa-dominant strain that contains 18-20% THC and is regularly available in dispensaries across North America.
Super Silver Haze is noted for its long-lasting high that begins by increasing motivation and focus and which may energize many users and cause them to experience more vivid colors and sharper sounds. This then settles down into feelings of pleasant euphoria which soothe the body.
Super Silver Haze is not recommended for those hoping to wind down for the evening. Its propensity to initiate motivation and increase happiness means Silver Haze is often used to counteract depression. When using strains such as Super Silver Haze for medical purposes, precise dosage is important. Edibles made from Silver Haze are available from many online dispensaries.
Godzilla Glue is truly balanced indica-sativa (50/50) hybrid. It originates from Hawaii and includes Chocolate Diesel, Sour Dubb and Chem’s Sister in its lineage. Godzilla Glue mixes the pungent, earthy, thickly budded properties of its parent strains with an unmistakable tropical island vibe. This has proven to be a winning combination, in 2014 Godzilla Glue was presented first place in the Michigan and Los Angeles Cannabis Cups. This award-winning strain is always in demand from consumers and readily recommended by budtenders. Look out for it in your local cannabis outlet or search online for dispensaries.
The name Godzilla Glue is perfectly apt. The strain produces enormous deep-green stalks and sticky, resinous buds, thick with trichomes. Earth and pine are the pungent aromas overlaid by an unmistakable tropical scent. When smoked or consumed as an edible form Godzilla Glue has the same mixture of earthiness and sweetness.
Many would argue that Godzilla Glue’s real strength lies in its high THC content thought to be in excess of 18% . This creates a high that has been characterized as “strong happiness.” First, Godzilla hits users with a positive cerebral-buzz. Second, it swings a more soothing head-rush that calms the user. Third, it smoothers with a heavy sedative.
Godzilla Glue is a big beast of a strain and budtenders would likely recommend that only more experienced users try to tackle it. Godzilla Glue is most suitable for seasoned users.
Godzilla Glue has been used to help deal with stress as well as pain and nausea.
Gelato, sometimes known as ‘Larry Bird’, originated in California and is a balanced indica/sativa (55/45) hybrid. It is recommended by budtenders to those searching for strains that display some of the best qualities of different marijuana strains. Gelato has become a popular ‘all-rounder’ strain that is much in demand from cannabis stores and online dispensaries.
Gelato has a typical indica appearance with thick, tightly-structured buds. Although the trichomes are generally short, so not as bright or prominent as on other strains, the bright orange pistils make the strain visually appealing, especially against dark green and purple leaves.
Many strains claim to possess the best aroma around but Gelato might have a winning case. There isn’t one review of Gelato that doesn’t heap praise on the way it smells. The flowers give off a sweet citrus fragrance combined with an unusual doughy aroma. When grinding Gelato an herbal, earthy pungent scent is released. According to some, the taste of Gelato is almost as enjoyable as Italian ice cream, with notes of pine and hazelnut.
The aroma is heavenly with a fun mix of sweet and citrusy scents. Most report the following mix of smells: lowers of Gelato have a predominant smell of pungent citrus, compliments of fruity parent strain Sunset Sherbert. Notes of yeast and dough can be detected as well. Grinding up or breaking apart the flowers gives off a more herbal, earthy profile.
The even blend of indica and sativa influences makes for a well-balanced high. Gelato serves up an equal scoops of stimulation and sedation. It is also potent, THC levels of around 26% are some of the highest of any strain.
The high hits users in a rush, almost on the first inhale and take the form of both body relaxation and a head-buzz. Often users experience mental stimulation, which may alter perceptions of color, time and sound. Gelato leaves users feeling lucid and aware while in a comfortable, relaxed state.
OG Kush is a classic marijuana strain, famous throughout North America and beyond. As a building block of countless subsequent strains, it is a legendary amongst budtenders and its pleasing characteristics mean this hybrid is well-loved by all knowledgeable marijuana users. This popular strain is likely to be one of the best-sellers in cannabis stores and online dispensaries across the country.
OG Kush first came to prominence in Florida during the 1990s. Bred as a hybrid of indica and sativa, it rapidly became well-known for its distinctive terpene profile and gained instant respect from marijuana aficionados.
OG Kush has a unique terpene profile produces an instantly recognisable and unforgettable aroma that blends an earthy, musty odour with citrus tones. Once broken open, the buds give off a bright, unmistakable pine scent.
But the reason OG Kush became well-known was not just its enticing scent and flavour. OG Kush quickly gained a committed following due to a remarkably high potency. OG Kush is famous for its incredible concentrations of THC, which reach almost record-breaking levels of 19-24%. Unsurprisingly, OG Kush became the obvious starting-point for anyone trying to breed new, high-strength strains.
Walk into any cannabis store today, or shop on the web at any online dispensary and you will find the genetic fingerprints of OG Kush all over contemporary West Coast cannabis varieties.
OG Kush is not just well-respected by budtenders, but it is also one of the most popular strains around. OG Kush is said to be a social strain and is often used to spark lively conversations and get the party going.
The highs from OG Kush typically begin with a strong headrush, along with heightened focus which intensifies sounds and colors. OG Kush users report that this tends to be slowly replaced by feelings of euphoria.
As well as recreational use, the fact that OG Kush promotes calm and positivity, means that it is regularly taken to treat depression, anxiety, stress and bipolar disorder, while also being an effective remedy for pain and nausea.
If you visit your local cannabis store or shop at an online dispensary, you may see OG Kush stand out with its bright orange pistils contrasting sharply with yellow-green leaves.