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.
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.
Purple Candy Kush is cross between Sweet Tooth from Canada and a California classic – Mendocino Purps. Both are indicas and Purple Candy Kush is an indica-dominant strain with THC levels that can exceed 19%. Purple Candy Kush is a well-reviewed strain with increasing numbers of regular users. It is available from most cannabis outlets and many online dispensaries.
As you might suspect, buds of this strain are purple with an attractive mix of amber and greens. With such a high THC content, it is also not surprising to find they are densely covered with resinous trichomes. When smoked, Purple Candy Kush has a pleasant taste of honey and grapes
The high THC content, combined with low CBD, creates a heavy body-high which is soothing and euphoric. Users report strong waves of happiness which often result in increased social behaviour. Purple Candy Kush is said to improve conversations which can become long, involved and punctuated with giggles. Purple Candy Kush is known to induce powerful cases of the munchies.
As a strongly indica-dominant strain, Purple Candy Kush is a potent sedative, ideal for use at nighttime and is often used to tackle insomnia. A number of other therapeutic medical uses are reported, including treating anxiety, depression and migraines. It may also be useful for those with eating disorders or a lack of appetite.
Purple Candy Kush is regarded by many as a high-quality strain and stocks at online dispensaries often run low.
OG Shark, a rare strain found primarily in Canada, sets high standards with its impressive THC content and pungent, earthy aroma. Patients most commonly turn to this heavy-hitter for nausea, pain, and sleep disorders, as well as many other symptoms.
King Kong Glue, often referred to as simply King Glue, was bred by crossing the strains Gorilla Glue, White Widow and BB Cheese Reversed. King Glue is an indica-dominant (75/25) hybrid and provide the full body relaxation associated with indicas. However, King Glue also provides the cerebral-buzz many users look for in sativas. In fact, King Glue works as an exceptional social lubricant, inspires creativity and can cause fits of giggles. It is no ordinary indica. For those who like to enjoy the best of both worlds, King Glue can be found in cannabis stores and online dispensaries.
In many ways King Glue resembles a classic indica, taking its name from the thick covering of sticky, silver trichomes over light, almost neon-green buds. King Glue is characterized by visible patches of deep purple, mass of curling amber hairs complete the picture.
Those resinous trichomes ensure King Glue has high THC, averaging around 20%. The profile is completed by terpenes such as caryophyllene, limonene, and myrcene, which produces its signature sour odor which often includes notes of citrus
King Glue is known for the long-lasting effects of its high, this typically combines the sensations usually associated with indica-dominant strains, but also focused and stimulating effects that allow users to be product and may encourage creativity.
King Glue is particularly effective at combating the symptoms of an upset stomach and rectifying a loss of appetite.
LA Grape. is an indica-dominant hybrid cross between Grapefruit and LA Confidential. LA Grape has a fragrant smoke with an initial cerebral sativa buzz that slowly transitions into a fully relaxing indica high.
High Voltage Extracts presents Zombie Kush by Ripper Seeds comes from two different Kush genetics, resulting in hues of purple embedded within its trichome-laden foliage. Created by crossing High Voltage Extracts Sideral (Lavender Kush x Amnesia) with Bubba Kush, Zombie Kush’s unique genetic lineage and complex terpene profile won it 1st Prize at the 2017 Napoli Secret Cup for Best Extract and 1st Prize Indica at the 2016 UCLA Cup.