Critical Kush Strain Information
Critical Kush - the Marijuana without a weakness! Of course, this heavenly weed has some notable weaknesses like its pungent smell and dryness of the mouth; however, what is a little smell and dryness when you get a pot that takes you beyond? This marijuana strain is a powerful 90% indica dominant and 10% Sativa hybrid. Critical Kush weed strain became an instant superstar after it was created by Barney’s farm. The Farm has been known to develop strains with magnificent high effect. The infamous LSD, for example, is one of Barney’s brainchildren and it is known for its hallucinogenic tendencies. Of course, with this marijuana strain, one should expect a uniquely classic high that will put you in a cynical headspace and keep you coming for more. The weed strain has a CBD level of 2% and a THC level that begins at 16% and can go as high as 29%. Albeit this Kush’s astounding high THC content, its terpenes, ironically, do not cause panic. If you are in need of a weed that will completely knock you out, place you in the seventh heavens, relax your muscles and mind, heal your physical and emotional pain, the weed should definitely be your pick.
History of Critical Kush Weed Strain
Critical Kush strain has quite a rich history. It is birthed from the cross of Critical Mass and OG Kush. Both of its parents are quite legendary flowers, with Critical Mass’ lineage including the pungent-smelling Skunk 1. This Kush’s history of thorough indica dominant parents gives its users rewarding high effects, while also picking up some of its grand-parents genes.
Effects of Critical Kush Weed
What are the Medical Effects?
- Pain relief: Its buds possess extreme pain relief components.
- Stress Relief: weed strain is powerfully relaxing. A drag will you keep you calm and unwound for hours.
- Anxiety and Depression Relief: Critical Kush’s wax is a great cure for anxiety and depression.
What are the Recreational Effects?
- Critical Kush marijuana strain is great for those seeking unfathomable levels of highness. The pot is barely energetic; rather, it relaxes you enough and gives you the doses of energy needed to complete especially mundane tasks like house chores.
- Critical OG Kush strain can be great for social events. It makes its user quite confident and more open to conversations; however, too much of its oil in your system may lead you to become more introverted.
What are the Negative Effects?
- It has an acrid and dry smell when burnt. Its harshness may lead to cough or throat choking.
- Due to its genetic connection to the skunk strain, it expresses repugnant smell when grown. While its flower blossom into compact green masses, its smell may be a downside. Its smell has made it less desirable for indoor growing.
Why Choose Critical Kush Strain?
Smell and Taste
Critical Kush Marijuana gives a woody and lemon aroma with a citrus base. When the buds are being grounded, they give a spicy and choking feel at the throat. When combusted, the wax gives a skunk-like repugnant smell that is similar to one of its grand-parent—the skunk.
Critical Kush Strain does the job of getting you completely high. Its THC content is impressively influential in putting you in a foggy headspace.
Other than the smell and some dryness of mouth, it exhibits almost no other weaknesses. It is the perfect weed for the perfect high.
How to Grow Critical Kush Marijuana Strain
- Indoor growth in greenhouses may give the best yield.
- Flower maturity spans eight weeks averagely.
- Temperature: 70 and 80 degrees Fahrenheit.
- Feed heavily while the flowering process is ongoing. This is essential in keeping the bud thick and adsorbent of essential nutrients.
What are Growers Opinions?
Growing Critical Kush is moderately difficult. You may not want to start growing its seed if you are a newcomer. The buds also smell like skunk. If you decide on indoor growing, buy a carbon filter against the strong smell. Yield is about 650 gr/m2, and it reaches a height of 110 cm at full maturity. Flowering time takes at least seven weeks and can last up to 9 weeks.
Who is Critical Kush Marijuana Strain More Suitable for?
It is suitable for users who want to get silly-high. It’s an all-round pot that satisfies the raw cravings of everyone. The sweetness of this pot is that while it exhibits a scarily high THC content, it does not exhibit the paranoia side effects of other weed strains that have equally or even lesser THC content.
- Kosher Kush. More THC.
- Platinum OG. More euphoric.
- King Louis XIII. More linalool.
- MK Ultra. More myrcene.
There are times when a hybrid will give a good weed, and there are times when the cross will produce legendary weed. Critical Kush strain is legendary. Its level of high is great for people going through difficult times. It takes you to a place where you completely forget your problems. Its mundane effect makes it a great companion for those sitting at home. If you are planning to watch some series on Netflix, roll a blunt of the weed, take a bowl of popcorn, chicken, and enjoy the moment.
Critical Kush Strain Cannabinoids
|THC||22.2 - 24.6%||Tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, is a major cannabis chemical compound. It is a psychoactive element that stimulates dopamine release and induces euphoria or happiness. THC-rich strains may be helpful with such conditions as lack of appetite, chronic pains , etc. It is considered to be the primary active marijuana component.|
|CBD||0.4 - 0.58%||Cannabidiol, or CBD, is a major compound in cannabis, which is non-psychoactive. It is also proved to counteract the side effects of the second major component THC. CBD is widely used for medicinal purposes in rubs, oils and so on. It is helpful in muscle pain cases, may treat arthritis and migraines. Even Greeks used it against pain, while Queen Victoria applied it to get rid of menstrual cramps.|
|CBC||0.36 - 0.75%||Cannabichromene, or CBC, is a minor cannabinoid, meaning that its quantity in cannabis is quite little. Though it has the same origin as CBD and THC, it is different in functions. Without any psychoactive effects, it is an efficient cannabis compound in combating acne and depression. CBC produces analgesic, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory effects.|
|CBG||0.15 - 0.65%||Cannabigerol, or CBG, is one of the minor cannabis compounds in adult plants. On the other hand, young ones contain a lot of this antibacterial and anti-inflammatory component. During the growth, CBG is converted into different cannabinoids, mostly THC and CBD. The compound itself increases appetite and decreases eye pressure.|
|CBN||0.29 - 0.35%||Cannabinol, or CBN, is a trace element in cannabis that is considered to be mildly psychoactive. It appears from oxidation THC, exposed to light and heat. CBN is mostly contained in old cannabis and in traditional hashish. It is effective against insomnia, bacterial infections and appetite loss.|
|THCV||0.26 - 0.94%||Tetrahydrocannabivarin, or THC-V, is a compound contained in cannabis in trace amounts. Even though it is close to THC molecularly, it is different in effects. This compound may be psychoactive only in large amounts. THC-V reduces blood sugar, controls appetite, stimulates bone growth, etc. African Sativa strains are the richest in THC-V.|
Critical Kush Terpene Profile
|Carene||0.1%||Carene (also known as Delta-3 carene) is a terpene found in rosemary, lemons, pines, and cedars, offering citrusy and cypress aroma. Studies on mice showed that carene provides anti-inflammatory effects, as well as promotes bone health and chronic pain relief.|
|Pinene||0.23%||Pinene is one of the most widespread terpenes in nature, found in pine trees, basil, nutmeg, parsley, and rosemary. Cannabis containing terpene (alpha-pinene or α-pinene) boasts a strong pine scent. Pinene is responsible for anti-inflammatory, pain-relieving, and anti-anxiety effects.|
|Myrcene||0.25%||Myrcene (also known as β-myrcene) is one of the most common terpenes found in cannabis, representing more than 20% of the modern marijuana terpene profile. Myrcene has a distinct earthy, musky flavor, resembling cloves. It is responsible for calming and soothing effects of weed. Myrcene is also found in hops, thyme, mango, lemongrass, guava melon.|
|Ocimene||0.13%||Ocimene (derived from the Ancient Greek word Ocimum meaning basil) is a terpene with sweet and herbaceous flavors, also boasting citrusy and woody undertones. Naturally, ocimene occurs in mint, parsley, orchids, hops, kumquats, mangoes, basil, bergamot, lavender, and pepper. Offers antifungal, anti-inflammatory, and antiviral properties.|
|Humulene||0.04%||Humulene (also known as α-humulene) is one of the major terpenes found in cannabis, contributing to woody, earthy, spicy, herbaceous, and, mainly, floral aromas of cannabis. Used in modern medicine, humulene offers anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, and appetite suppressant effects, which have been well-researched by pharmaceutical companies.|
|Limonene||0.06%||Limonene (also known as d-limonene) is the second most common terpene in nature and the third most common terpene in cannabis. It has a powerful citrus aroma and can be found in all citruses, including lemons, oranges, grapefruits, limes, juniper, etc. Limonene is known to elevate moods and provide anxiety, depression, and stress relief.|
|Linalool||0.03%||Linalool (also known as beta linalool, linalyl alcohol, linaloyl oxide, and p-linalool) is one of the rarest terpenes found in cannabis, mostly in small quantities. Linalool is known for its spicy and lavender aroma, bringing relaxation and calming effects. It is also said to provide anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties that can be useful for athletes.|
|Terpinolene||0.01%||Terpinolene is one of the most common terpenes found in cannabis; however, It's usually presented in small quantities. Is responsible for piney, floral, herbaceous, and even a little bit citrusy aroma of cannabis. Terpinolene can be found in lilacs, nutmeg, and cumin. In cannabis, terpinolene contributes to the sensation of "freshness." Has the potential to reduce the risk of heart diseases.|
|Phellandrene||0.06%||Phellandrene (also known as alpha- and beta-phellandrene) is one of the rare terpenes found in cannabis with antihyperalgesic and antidepressive properties. Phellandrene contributes to a minty, woody, and mildly citrus aroma in cannabis. Previously confused with limonene and pinene, phellandrene was eventually distinguished as a separate terpene common for eucalyptus. Also, it could be found in mint, dill, black pepper, cinnamon, parsley, pine, and lavender.|
|Caryophyllene||0.1%||Caryophyllene (also known as beta or b caryophyllene) is a terpene found in many herbs and spices, such as black pepper, basil, rosemary, and oregano. Cannabis high in caryophyllene delivers a strong spicy, peppery aroma, resembling cinnamon and cloves. Caryophyllene offers potent anti-inflammatory and sedative effects.|
|Total terpenes content||1.01%|
Critical Kush strain lineage
Critical Kush Terpene and Taste Chemistry
THC 19 - 21.5%
CBD 0.22 - 0.57%
THC 24.5 - 25.75%
CBD 0.29 - 0.76%
THC 18.33 - 20.33%
CBD 0.32 - 0.64%
THC 25.08 - 27.32%
CBD 0.3 - 0.56%
THC 16 - 17.25%
CBD 0.36 - 0.68%
THC 20.67 - 23.67%
CBD 0.21 - 0.42%
THC 28 - 30%
CBD 0.18 - 0.38%
THC 17 - 20%
CBD 0.48 - 0.79%
THC 30 - 32%
CBD 0.1 - 0.49%
THC 19.67 - 21%
CBD 0.61 - 1.06%
THC 15.67 - 17.33%
CBD 0.52 - 0.72%
THC 23.5 - 26%
CBD 0.66 - 0.88%
THC 16.5 - 18.75%
CBD 0.32 - 0.59%
THC 18 - 20.2%
CBD 0.49 - 0.76%
THC 23.25 - 26%
CBD 0.46 - 0.6%
THC 18 - 19.75%
CBD 0.32 - 0.59%
THC 19 - 22%
CBD 0.93 - 1.14%
THC 9.5 - 11.5%
CBD 0.02 - 0.46%
THC 26.5 - 27.5%
CBD 0.22 - 0.48%
THC 17.5 - 24%
CBD 0.6 - 1.12%
THC 14.67 - 16.33%
CBD 0.75 - 1.19%