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Kona Gold Kona

Cannabinoid THC Dominant

THC 15.2 - 18%

CBD 0.59 - 0.99%

Effect Sleepy

Side Effect Thirst and dry mouth

Flavor Tropical

Kona Gold Strain Review – Discovered on the Kailua-Kona Side of Hawaii's Big Island


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Kona Gold or Kona Strain is a Sativa-dominant by Pua Mana. All we know about its lineage is that its parents are from Hawaii's Big Island. However, this mysterious marijuana continues to amaze more and more smokers with its amazing effects and taste.

Main Flavors

Kona Gold strain has a magical blend of tropical fruit flavors. Its taste contains citrus, pineapple, and diesel on the exhale with a slight sourness.

Potency and Main Effects

This cannabis clears the mind of sad thoughts and anxieties, immersing in euphoria and calmness. It relaxes, gives strength, and motivates to engage in creativity. Kona Gold weed strain will make the day special. Most often, users report such effects:

  • Uplifted
  • Sedated
  • Relaxed
  • Happy
  • Calm
  • Energetic
  • Creative

The potency of around 11-15% of THC and 0.9% CBD makes it a good choice for medical users to treat diseases such as:

  • PTSD
  • Lack of appetite
  • Muscle spasms
  • Epilepsy
  • Stress
  • Depression

This weed is good for both experienced and novice smokers, even during the daytime.

Side effects usually include dry eyes, low blood pressure, nausea, paranoia, anxious.

Kona Gold Growing Information

Kona Gold strain has a moderate level of difficulty in growing both inside and outside. Flowering time is 69-86 days. Its yields can reach 2-4 ounces per m2. Its plants usually reach 30-60 cm in height. Kona Gold seeds are available for growers from online stores.

Kona Gold is the title of Pepper's song and the name of the one music artist.

Side Effects

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Paranoia 42% Voted
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Kona Gold Strain Cannabinoids

THC 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. 15.2 - 18%
CBD 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. 0.59 - 0.99%
CBC 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. 0.23 - 0.48%
CBG 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. 0.24 - 0.65%
CBN 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. 0.21 - 0.29%
THCV 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. 0.21 - 0.44%

Kona Gold Terpene Profile

Pinene 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. 0.07%
Myrcene 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. 0.24%
Ocimene 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. 0.04%
Humulene 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. 0.04%
Limonene 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. 0.09%
Linalool 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. 0.05%
Eucalyptol Eucalyptol (also known as cineole) is usually found in eucalyptus, mint, sage, and tea tree oil. Distinguished for its cooling properties, eucalyptol constitutes only up 0.6% of a total terpene profile of a strain. This terpene exhibits potent antibacterial effects and can also be used to treat patients with Alzheimer's disease and asthma. 0.24%
Terpinolene 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. 0.04%
Caryophyllene 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. 0.19%
Total terpenes content 1.00%

Growing Info

Flowering time 69 - 86 Days
Flowering type Photoperiod
Grow difficulty Moderate
Harvest time 91 Days
Yield outdoor 15 - 20 Oz/plant (~ 550 g/plant)
Yield indoor 1 - 2 Oz/Ft² (~ 400 g/m²)
Height indoor 30-60
Height outdoor 60-80

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User Reviews 10


Really, its one of the most outstanding flavors Ive ever tried. Kona Gold is said to have a Hawaiian landrace and has tropical odors: citrus, fruity, vanilla, and coffee. Very impressive. Cant stop but smell it lol

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After vaping, I always find myself uplifted and happy. In a good sense. I feel as good vibes and energy take over me. Even if I have the sh*ttiest day, I roll a joint and this stuff helps me revive.

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Ronnie Smith

alas, its smoke and taste are not similar to its smell, nothing outstanding, though the smoke is not harsh

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authentic Hawaiian Kona Gold is difficult to find, but definitely buy when available

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grab some if you want to make your day productive

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Irma Gomez

nice sativa for users with low tolerance like me, helps cope with bad mood and depression

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the euphoria I get is pretty manageable, suitable for studying or doing some work

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I use it in daytime, the smoke of this sativa is smooth, makes me creative and concentrated

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this comes with a low thc content (the strain I bought was 15%) and nearly 1% cbd, it is quite energizing, the tropical smell is awesome

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Amelia Bishop

provides relaxing and cerebral high which are not too crushing, the stuff is right for me

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