Afghan Kush, a Ganja Express line-up, is a variety of indica cannabis that originates from the renowned Hindu Kush mountain range that flourished along border that separates Afghanistan and Pakistan. It is famous for exemplifying the best of the indica universe, that is, heavy yields of big resinous buds that give of that iconic body stone that many consumers adore. This strain was introduced into the market by Dutch seedbanks by Budget Buds. Apart from its “indica stone” buds, the strain is also unique in the way it prompts strong physical relaxation and deep sedation. This makes it ideal for anyone seeking to unwind after a hectic day. As a result of its strong physical impacts, it is not recommended for persons anticipating to stay productive–Afghan Kush makes people lazy, happy, and abnormally hungry. Its THC concentration stands at approximately 17%.
Afghan Kush’s strong physical impacts have made it gain recognition in the medical field, as a pain reliever. Anyone seeking to have fast and effective pain relief should definitely give this strain a shot. Additionally, patients suffering from sleep-related issues like insomnia also typically depend on this strain for sleep. Just like Fruit Loops, Afghan Kush also boasts of profiles of aromatic and unique flavors. Aromas and flavors in this strain are conspicuously earthy and woody. The aroma mimics a sense of combined subtle spicy and herbal undertones. Most users have associated this aroma to hash, which is logical, as the strain has a long history of being used in the production of traditional Charas hash and Black Afghan varieties. Just like its effects, the growth traits of this strain are noticeably indica. When you are thinking Afghan Kush, think of a short internodally spaced, medium-sized bushy vegetation, that has plants with broad dark green leaves. Afghan Kush, while in the fields is known to do a lot of its development during its vegetative phases, ultimately weaving itself into others to form a thick bush.