AK-47 marijuana strain is a Sativa dominant hybrid created by Serious Seeds. This 16 time international award winner is not as scary as it sounds. Great for daytime hanging out with friends. AK-47 grows tight buds with minimal amount of leaves. AK-47 marijuana gives off very strong smell during growing and flowering. First time users be aware, this girl delivers a strong punch due to high THC levels – consume too much and end up in a couch-lock. The bud is good for morning and daytime use.
Unlike what its name suggests, AK-47 is a mellow, albeit potent sativa-dominant strain, that can be described as gentle rather than forceful. A mix of several strains, this one comes heavily decorated with awards, and has earned its reputation for being a global favorite.
It is a bit of a mystery as to why exactly this strain was named after an aggressive Russian assault rifle, as the AK-47 strain is actually more on the mellow side of things. A very special blend of all the good things out there, AK-47 is a mix of a South American, Thai and Mexican sativa, crossed with an Afghani indica.
Originating in the Netherlands in the early 90’s, this strain has earned some of the highest merits in the cannabis scene. AK-47, the strain, has won the 2nd prize for best sativa at the High Times Cannabis Cup that was held in 1999, the 1st prize at the Highlife competition in Spain and in 2010, it raked in the 1st prize at an expo in Toronto. With 16 awards under its belt, AK-47 ranks amongst the highest ranked strains ever created.
AK-47 has a bit of a sour note to it, that is strongly accompanied by a very noticeable earthy smell. It is strong smelling in nature, and boasts of a pleasant combination of different whiffs. A slight tinge of a sweet sugary aroma can be detected in AK-47, which hangs in the air.
Continuing on with what the lingering scent of the AK-47 hints at, its flavor contains sweet floral notes that are mixed with a pungent earthiness to it. This strain contains a certain herbal spiciness to it, that marks it as one of the more “skunky” strains out there. Some reports from users also note a certain chemical aftertaste, although this isn’t always observed to be the case.
When taken in moderate doses, AK-47 only causes minor side effects, which is why it is known for being an easy smoke. It can cause some dizziness and lightheadedness, and in very rare cases it may cause the smoker to feel a touch of paranoia and possibly a headache.
Mostly, the most common adverse effect observed in this has been about a feeling of being dehydrated, with a dry mouth and dry eyes making you slightly uncomfortable.
AK-47 is a strain that boasts of very strong medicinal properties. It has therefore been widely used to treat an array of mental disorders. Anxiety and depression are among the biggest reasons why doctors have been prescribing this medical strain. AK-47 is a successful stress-reliever, and can cause momentary euphoria in those suffering from low moods.
- AK-47 Marijuana Induces Euphoric And Uplifting Cerebral High Along With Pleasantly Relaxing Body Buzz. Boosts Energy, Promotes Laughter And Social Interactions. In Larger Quantities May Cause Paranoia. Relieves Stress And Depression.
- Type ; Sativa
CBN ; 2%Positive ;
- Dry mouth
- Dry eyes