The Lemon Kush strain is renowned for its ability to stimulate creativity and also for providing uplifting mental effects. The effects are felt very fast and are both deep and prolonged. First-time users beware, as this strain might catch you by surprise. Its compelling and well-balanced high uplifts your spirits and brings about motivation and intense creative energy.
The flavor of Lemon Kush is spicy and full of glamour. The taste is as a result of blending of Mother Earth herself with sparkly hues of lemon and citrus.
Lemon Kush is light green with a white icing of trichomes and is evocative of a lemon growing on trees. While this strain is reminiscent of a lemon scent, it is also smooth and sweet. Afterward, a scented, almost earthy smell lingers around, which contributes to the bracing aroma that this strain is known for.
Lemon Kush is a blend of the Master Kush Indica strain and the Lemon G sativa cannabis strain. The producer, Alien Genetics, claims their Lemon Kush is a blend of Lemon G and the Afghan Kush. The ratio of a mix of Lemon Kush cannabis is 50% indica and 50% sativa hybrid strain. This mix ratio provides a well-balanced high that recreational users find satisfactory. Medical professionals as satisfied with the mix as well.
The flavor of the Lemon Kush strain is out of this world, as testified by its many recreational users, and the high is always inspiring.
This strain’s buds are nugget-like and smaller than average. The bud structure is tight and dense, more typical of indica than sativa. The leaves are light green. The coating of trichomes makes the leaves appear lighter. The resins make the buds hard to split apart if you don’t use a grinder. When broken, a sweet and smooth lemon scent is released. The buds are yellow in color, and are covered with shiny trichomes which contain a high content of THC.
The THC level of Lemon Kush is about 20%, but can be as high as 26%. As you can see, this strain can be really powerful. This high can induce a couch-lock effect while also fueling one’s creativity. It uplifts the user’s mood while relieving physical pain throughout the body. The sativa and indica effects in Lemon Kush strain rhyme well together and balance one another. It is recommended to be consumed in the afternoon or evening when you won’t participate in any physical activity.
The lemon scent is attributed to one of the chemical compounds called terpenes. This compound occurs naturally in citrus fruits and it can be helpful in relieving acid reflux.
The high is felt up slowly, can take about five to ten minutes before the effects are fully realized. One of the characteristics of this high is an enhanced sense of cerebral focus. The high can also cause an increase in creative and free thinking. Therefore, artists will find Lemon Kush really handy. Frequent users have not reported the couch-lock effect, so this strain can be easily enjoyed even during the day as well as at night.
Inhale slowly as the effects come on gradually and you want to effectively be at pace with it. Lemon Kush takes your mind to new and unique places. You may take it during the day and still go about your daily activities or socializing. Other effects of Lemon Kush are good for social occasions, as you will find yourself more talkative and tend to be more agreeable with other people. During the night the strain will mellow you out and welcome you to sleep.
This strain offers a bit of body buzz, calming down the cerebral effects and eliminating the possibility of marijuana-induced anxiety or paranoia. The effects usually last for two to three hours.
With its ability to motivate, allowing thoughts to quickly develop and flow freely throughout the mind, it can produce the most brilliant of ideas.
Possible side effects include dry mouth and dry eyes, which can be managed by drinking plenty of hydrating fluids before, during and after the high.
Unlike other strains, Lemon Kush can be used during the day for medicinal purposes without impacting negatively on a person’s daily activities. For example, when it comes to managing pain, it can be used without producing tired feelings. You may get genuine relief from this strain if you are seeking to manage fatigue, chronic pain, muscle spasms, headaches, migraines, menstrual cramps, and arthritis. Larger doses may need to be administered for some of these conditions.
Lemon Kush thrives best in the outdoors, although it can also do well in a warm, almost mediterranean climate. In regions with enough warmth and sunlight, this strain is likely to do very well. Indoors, it should be grown in a mix of soil and nutrients under high watt-bulbs between 4 and 6 feet tall for warmth and controlled to have a standard, bushy indica shape. For greater yields, try growing in a hydroponic setup. Growing from the seeds is as easy as cake, so newcomers won’t find it hard growing the Lemon Kush strain.
Lemon Kush flowers in nine to ten weeks and yields about 18 ounces per square meter. The plant should be grown in organic soil. Fertilizer can be applied like vitamin B, humic acid and various enzymes for improved productivity.
Adequate airflow and ventilation should be provided for inside growing. Organic soil tends to increase the lemony attar and citrusy taste of the buds. Outdoor growing yields more harvest, about 35 ounces per plant compared to indoor’ s 18 ounces per plant. Expect a bumper harvest, pleasant flavors, potent smell if you reside in a region that favors its environmental conditions for growth we’ve highlighted.