Don’t let the name fool you: this is pure cannabis. Few strains compare to Green Crack’s sharp energy and focus as it induces an invigorating mental buzz that keeps you going throughout the day. With a tangy, fruity flavor redolent of mango, Green Crack is part of our Budget Buds line-up and is a great daytime strain that may help consumers fight fatigue, stress, and depression.
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.
Duke Nukem may be named after a video game character who spends his days obliterating “alien bastards,” but this strain is a lot more laid back than its action hero namesake. Mostly sativa hybrid produces an active mental high that is uplifting and may have you feeling more creative than commando. It’s a cross between Chemmando and Chernobyl and flowers in 9 to 11 weeks. The strain is a fairly easy plant to grow and should give medium to high yields. Its buds are known to be especially colorful with shades of frosty pinks and oranges. Careful not to confuse this strain with Nuken, which is a different indica dominant hybrid.
Blackwater Kush originated in California with the crossing of Mendocino Purple with the legendary OG Kush. The result is a heavy indica strain with a THC level that can range from 10% to a highly potent 20%. This is a strain that has seen a great deal of interest in recent years. In 2014 it was named third best indica in the Cannabis Cup and it is likely to be one of the bestsellers in many cannabis outlets and online dispensaries.
Blackwater has dense round buds which are a distinctive deep purple color. As it is related to OG Kush, Blackwater has the classic Kush taste and scent, pungent and earthy. However, like Mendocino Purple, it also possesses a distinct sweet berry undertone that is reminiscent of grapes.
As an indica-dominant strain with a high THC content the consumer can expect that Blackwater will produce feelings of deep relaxation. The onset of the high is typically slow, however, once it takes effect, users should expect to experience calm taking hold and spreading throughout their body. Limbs will likely feel heavy and the user will feel themselves deeply into their couch.
Some cerebral effects to vision and perception may occur, however, these are not ascendant and users are most likely to feel sedated. This makes Blackwater the ideal strain to enjoy later in the evening particularly, as it sharpens the appetite, before dinner.
Many use Blackwater for its ability to deal with aches and pains. It is also a good choice for using to manage anxiety and stress-related conditions. As mentioned, it is also an ideal strain to help you get a good night’s sleep.
It should be noted that Blackwater is a highly potent strain and should be administered with care. The high is long lasting and may continue over a number of hours.
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.
Bruce Banner is a sativa-dominant (60/40) strain that is a potent, powerful force with, as you might expect, bright green leaves and big buds. Much more to Bruce Banner than its comic book name, a high THC content attracts a growing legion of fans making a Bruce Banner a popular choice at cannabis outlets, with many users claiming it is the best sativa on the market. If you would like to investigate just how incredible this stain is, it can easily be found at many online dispensaries.
The characteristic bright-green buds are sugar-coated with white trichomes and fiery orange pistils. Bruce Banner has a lineage that includes OG Kush and Strawberry Diesel and this is noticeable in its aroma which combines diesel with fruity, berry-like notes. It certainly comes through in a taste that is as sweet and fruity as berry-flavored candy
The effects of Bruce Banner have Hulkesque strength. THC content rises from 16% to 24% while CBD is around 1%. The high comes on quickly and sticks around for a long time. It is characterised as an energetic, cerebral-buzz that initiates creativity and aids sociability. Users of Bruce Banner report feeling uplifted, infected with a sense of vitality.
At the same time there is a heavy, calming body-high that dissipates feelings of stress or anxiety. Bruce Banner users report feeling alert but relaxed.
Bruce Banner has been used successfully to combat feelings of stress and discomfort. It is also reported that Bruce Banner can effectively assist the treatment of migraines, fatigue and chronic pain.