Despite a high THC content, maxing out at around 25%, Critical Kush doesn’t generate any anxiety or paranoia. Additionally, the strain contains around 2% CBD, which only enhances its medical potential. This marijuana strain developed by the team of Barney’s Farm is a strange mix that comes from two famous genetics: a crossing between the highly desired Critical Mass and OG Kush strains.
Perfect for nighttime use, expect this strain to relieve muscle spasms, insomnia, pain and stress with a relaxed body high and slight euphoric buzz. When you think of Critical Kush, think of the crisp mountain air of the Hindu Kush valley. You will smell the pine-scented trees and sweet dew drops. You may smell the lemon weed at your feet and as tall as a human being, discovering the plant on your restless voyages. An excellent choice for binge-watching and zoning off to dreamland, it reliably removes the negative load off the shoulders and eases one in a cushion of happy vibrations all-night long.
Taste, Aroma and Appearance
Dense, rotund, and jam-packed with trichome-y goodness, Critical Kush delivers a critically good time. Break open one of these brightly green coloured nugs covered in orange pistils and your senses will immediately be hit by a smell that is earthy, dank and pungent. Take a deeper smell and you might be surprised by the lemony, citrus undertone that Critical Kush has.
On the exhale, the smoke is thick. For inexperienced users, this smoke might be a bit harsh on the throat – especially if you consider this strain’s aromatic, pine-like taste. Pungent, dank and at times, slightly harsh, this strain nevertheless delivers a tasty experience for those who enjoy stronger, more potent flavours.
Critical Kush delivers a critical strike on your senses – creeping up on you when you least expect it. This strain takes a while to kick in, so be sure to take it slow when you’re enjoying it. Beginning with a sense of relaxation that begins at the head and slowly spreads throughout your limbs and body, the high slowly elevates to relieve muscle pain, tension and stress. As an indica, this strain won’t deliver any strong cerebral experiences but instead, will elevate your mood to make menial tasks seem engaging. If you’re planning for a cozy night in watching a movie or doing some chores, Critical Kush is your strain of choice. Heavy doses may induce a state of physical sedation and heavy couch-lock, so be warned!
Flavours: Earthy, Pungent, Skunk
Effects: Relaxed, Happy, Sleepy, Uplifted, Euphoric
Medical Uses: Pain, Depression, Stress, Insomnia, Fatigue