Purple Kush is a pure Indica strain that originates from Oakland in California and was first created by K of Trichome Technologies according to SR71’s seed catalog. Originally named “Ultraviolet”, this multiple award-winning strain is a cross of Purple Afghani and Hindu Kush.
TASTE & SMELL –
Purple Kush’s aroma is a combination of pine and earth with sweet fruity notes of grape. Once blazed, delivering a sweet hash-like taste with sugary grape flavors.
The effects of this strain are primarily sedating, promoting full-bodied relaxation and heavy body stone qualities that make for a great evening/nighttime smoke.
MEDICAL USES –
Medically, Purple Kush is an effective treatment for those suffering from anxiety-related disorders and everyday stress. The all-natural qualities of this strain make her suitable for treating many common ailments and psychological disorders.
GROW INFO –
Regarding cultivation, this strain is considered a moderately difficult grow. She produces short bushy plants that are dark green with purple hues and rarely exceed 3 feet in height. Her medium-sized popcorn-shaped buds are heavy, dense and covered in orange hairs and thick trichomes. Purple Kush is suitable for both indoor and outdoor cultivation and growers are recommended utilizing Screen of Green cultivation method in order to potentially increase yields. She has an indoor flowering period of eight weeks and is ready for harvest by late September when grown outdoors in the Northern Hemisphere. Additionally, growers can increase purple traits by exposing plants to cooler temperatures.
SEED AVAILABILITY –
For those wishing to acquire Purple Kush genetics. It should be noted that this is a clone-only strain with cuts readily available for purchase online directly from Dark Heart Nursery.