History of Banana Kush Strain
Banana Kush seeds are an indica dominant hybrid created by crossing Skunk Haze with Ghost OG. Banana Kush is a frequent top-shelf selection at California and Colorado dispensaries. BK regularly outsells other Kush hybrids due to its delicious fruity taste and reliably potent, indica dominant effects.
Banana Kush seeds will grow bright neon green, fluffy buds with golden and rust-colored pistils. The nugs are shaped like pinecones and have a syrupy covering of glossy trichomes.
Banana Kush Aroma
Banana Kush has a distinctive tropical banana smell with sweet summer melon aromas. The scent of Banana Kush closely resembles that of crushed banana candy or a tropical fruit smoothie. When grinding or handling BK buds, the room fills with an intoxicating smell that’s hard to forget. The inhale on Banana Kush is buttery smooth when smoked or vaped. With no detectable harshness or plant taste, this strain is all about sweet seductive tropical flavors dancing on the tongue.
Banana Kush terpenes are sweet and tropical tasting. The primary terpenes are: Limonene: Commonly found in fruit peels, Promotes an elevated spirit. Caryophyllene: Exhibits a spicy or peppery fragrance. Myrcene: has soothing properties and occurs commonly in fragrant plants, such as mangoes, hops, and bay leaves. The terpenes Pinene and Humulene are also present in lesser amounts.
Banana Kush has a THC content ranging from 18-27% and a CBD content of .1%. Banana Kush is a very potent strain of cannabis and, whether you are a newcomer or more experienced, we recommend starting slowly with this strain. Banana Kush is proven effective in the treatment of insomnia as well as easing muscle spasms, back pain, and joint aches.
Banana Kush Effects
Due to its high potency, the Banana Kush cannabis strain eases pain and gently prepares you for sleep. This strain is best for night time use.
Banana Kush produces an uplifting cerebral high with a numbing body buzz. Banana Kush Seeds is repeatedly sought out by patients suffering from chronic aches and pains. Others use it for relief from stress and anxiety. To a lesser degree, it may help patients suffering from migraines, glaucoma, nausea, eating disorders, and muscle spasms. This hybrid will make you feel light and at peace. A drifty feeling sets in after about 30 minutes and continues for several hours without a sense of comedown or burnout. These Banana Kush Seeds are an effective choice for personal relaxation.
Growing Banana Kush Seeds
Most growers prefer to cultivate Banana Kush indoors because it’s possible to have more control of the environment and tune in to the exact needs of the plant. An outdoor Banana Kush garden may prove a bit more challenging, but the warm sunlight and natural soil bring out the full range of flavors in this spectacular strain. The indoor flowering time is 8-9 weeks. Outside, the strain can grow up to 16 feet tall and is ready for harvest in early October. An indoor yield averages 18oz/m2 and outdoors around 21oz/plant. Indoor Banana Kush plants grow to medium height with large fan leaves. Banana Kush strain requires strong lighting, controlled feeding, and trimming to get the best results.