For Kush lovers all over the world, finding a reliable mix of quality, quantity, potency, and flavor can be a challenge. Below are the best 5 Kush strains from Humboldt Seed Organization, to offer the finest Californian Kushes around.
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Kush lovers will find Sapphire OG to be an easy-to-grow strain that is a perfect blend of flavor and potency. She is an 85% indica / 15% sativa hybrid whose background is a backcross of Florida cut of OG Kush, with Florida, cut of Afghan. This lady will flower in 57-63 days and she will produce compact, sticky, elongated buds, making her an excellent choice for growers who require a shorter flowering strain with the capabilities to harvest up to 1-4 kilo per plant outdoors. Indoors Sapphire OG can produce between 10-15 oz/yd². A potent Kush variety with 18-24% THC, which means that Sapphire OG is a hard hitter. The effects will be instantly relaxing with a balance of euphoria. The flavor and aroma of this lady are intense and pungent, better described as a mix of fuel, lemon, pine, chocolate, and flowers. Sapphire OG has a powerful aroma and growers should make sure their carbon filters are working overtime with this strain.
Amherst Sour Diesel
A powerhouse strain that is one of the most potent varieties from Humboldt Seed Organization. Her genetic background is kept a secret, however, what is known is that Amherst Sour Diesel is an 80% sativa / 20% indica variety. Flowering time will be 65-70 days and she will yield large, elongated, resin coated flowers. Indoors it is possible to achieve yields as large as 10-15 oz/yd², and outdoors Amherst Sour Diesel can harvest 2-3 kg per plant. Testing at 27.1% THC, this lady is for those with a high tolerance and looking for a soaring sativa-dominant high. The effects are long-lasting, creative and energetic. Amherst Sour Diesel will increase motivation, focus and is perfect for busy individuals, musicians and anyone who wishes to play on their creative thoughts. The flavor and aroma are unique: a blend of ripe, tropical fruits, rich oils, and exotic woods, with a fuel background. If you enjoy the deep, complex flavor of kush, then Amherst Sour Diesel is a wonderful choice with an uplifting high.
With a name like Master Kush, this hybrid is a true representation of the strain that became well known in Amsterdam for flavor and potency. A three-way hybrid of Kush, Skunk and OG Kush, Master Kush is a very easy-to-grow Kush strain with a flowering time of 50-55 days, meaning she is an excellent choice for growers who require short-flowering plants for Sea of Green or outdoor grows. Master Kush will produce huge buds with solid biomass. She is sensitive to moisture, so be extra careful if flowering in a wet climate. This lady can produce indoor yields of 11-12 oz/yd², and outdoors up to 1-2 kg. Master Kush has calming effects that can become heavy bodied and calm. An excellent choice for medical patients looking for a therapeutic Kush strain as she is 24% THC. The flavor and aroma is a mix of citrus, exotic fruits, earth, and spice. The taste of Master Kush is delicious and overpowering, with lip-licking qualities. Indeed, a Kush strain to add to your collection, and one that is a Dutch blast from the past.
Lemon Garlic OG
Lemon Garlic OG is a unique strain that every fan of Kush should acquire. A seventh generation of the True OG. Lemon Garlic OG has a more extended flowering time than the other Kush strains, yet she is well worth the wait. When growing, Lemon Garlic OG is a resilient, tough, medium-sized plant that takes 68-73 days to flower. A significant producer of big, thick buds, this lady can produce 10-15 oz/yd² indoors and 1-3 kg outdoors. The effects of Lemon Garlic OG are very potent, with a narcotic edge. Smoking this strain all day can lead to feelings of tiredness and lethargy. The cerebral high is strong which combines well with the deeply relaxing effects of Lemon Garlic OG with 17-20% THC. Another excellent choice for medical patients who require therapeutic relief. As the name suggests, this lady has an aroma that is comparable to garlic, earth, and citrus, with a background of pine. A very pungent Kush strain that should be grown with care as she is so aromatic and dank. Those who love the lemon, kush mouthwash can now enjoy something different.
Chocolate Mint OG
A special Kush hybrid that is a cross of Emerald OG and Grandaddy Purple. Chocolate Mint OG is a medium-sized Kush strain that displays beautiful purple colors close to harvest. A very generous producer that can grow 10-15 oz/yd² indoors and, outdoors, yields of 1-2 kg per plant are possible. Chocolate Mint OG will take 58-63 days to flower, meaning she is an excellent choice for growers with shorter summers. This easy-to-grow strain remains short once flowered and works very well in a Sea of Green. Chocolate Mint OG is one of the most abundant-producing Kush strains from Humboldt Seed Organization and a certain cash-cropper. A highly potent Kush strain that is 22-26% THC, meaning her effects are long-lasting and hard-hitting. Chocolate Mint OG will cause feelings of heavy eyes and heavy legs, followed by the sensation of total relaxation. What makes this Kush strain so unique is her terpene profile. Chocolate Mint OG has a complex flavor of chocolate, mint, spices and earth, with a mild sour edge. A must-have for professional smokers who demand the highest potency around.