Shiatsu Kush is an evenly balanced 50/50 hybrid strain whose genetic heritage is unknown. She originates from the underground cannabis scene in Amani Oshima Island Japan, where she was initially developed and later brought to Canada by BC Bud Depot and made available to the West.
TASTE & SMELL –
Shiatsu Kush buds are extremely aromatic, producing the smell of earthy and piney fragrances with a strong overtone of vanilla. Her taste becomes more complex, releasing sweet tropical flavors with mild hints of honey, followed by a lingering fruity aftertaste.
Shiatsu Kush produces a well-balanced and full-bodied high with an emphasis on relaxation. She is well suited for evening/nighttime use. The perfect choice for lounging around the house or winding down after a long day. She is known to brighten mood, inducing a mellow state of tranquility accompanied by a soothing body buzz sensation, that’s said to be akin to a Shiatsu massage, hence the strains name.
MEDICAL USES –
Given the effects of this strain, Shiatsu Kush has been marketed and is recommended to treat mild cases of pain, depression, headaches and stress. Her powerful relaxing qualities are thought to benefit those seeking to reduce pain. While her mood-elevating abilities will benefit those struggling with depression.
GROW INFO –
Shiatsu Kush is considered a relatively easy strain to grow. She produces tall plants that can be cultivated both indoors and out. The plants have a flowering period of eight weeks indoors and are ready for harvest by late September when grown outdoors in the Northern Hemisphere. Indoors, she can yield up to 11 ounces per square meter. Outdoors, she prefers a dry, sunny Mediterranean-type climate to achieve bountiful harvests with great bag appeal.
SEED AVAILABILITY –
For those wishing to obtain Shiatsu Kush genetics, regular seeds are available for purchase directly from BC Bud Depots’ website and through authorized online vendors.