Origin of Banana Kush Feminized Strain
This bright green strain of cannabis is an indica-dominant hybrid strain. It is composed of 60% indica and 40% sativa. Banana Kush was first bred by Cali Kush, tracing its roots to the State of California. It has a THC level up to 27% with a CBD level between 0.1%-0.7%.
The cannabis is as a result of a cross breed between Ghost OG and Skunk Haze strains. However, some say that it is as a result of crossing some other Banana strain with an OG Kush strain. This indica-dominant strain is considered legendary on the west coast. It is hugely popular in the California-based cannabis medical communities due to its medical capabilities.
California isn’t the only place where this strain is popular. You’ll also easily find it in Portland OR, Denver CO, Eugene OR, Seattle WA, Everett WA, and Spokane WA. You’ll even find it in Canada with Ottawa ON, and Calgary AB is leading the list. It is common in coffee shops, cannabis markets, dispensaries and is widespread in rap and reggae music industry.
Effects of Banana Kush Feminized Strain
Though this cannabis strain is genetically indica dominant, its effects are sativa induced. The Haze in the banana kush is mainly responsible for the effects of the kush itself. The strain delivers Haze’s amazing, mellow sativa buzz, which provides a unique, relaxed sense of euphoria. This kind of cannabis is ideal in stressful and depressive situations as it helps alleviate stress and depression by generally relaxing the body.
Banana Kush stimulates creative juices making a user talkative and sociable. This makes the strain of marijuana appropriate for relaxing, especially with friends. It delivers a euphoric high that is usually accompanied by a great sunny mood. This type of cannabis also helps relieve pain and can rock someone to sleep after a given period time. It also uplifts, giving you a cerebral high that is associated with a numbing body buzz and helps in controlling insomnia.
Banana Kush comes with some mild adverse effects and reactions. However, some of these effects can be combated or reduced significantly. This marijuana strain is known to cause dry eyes and dry mouth. The latter is widely known as cotton mouth and is normally associated with dehydration. This situation can be greatly reduced by taking lots of water or liquids while smoking or using banana kush.
This kush strain also causes drowsiness. Some cases of nervousness and feelings of mild paranoia have also been reported by users. However, these cases are so rare and are generally mild. These typically happen when someone consumes more of the kush weed than the body can withstand.
Medical Uses for Banana Kush Strain
Banana Kush is used medically by medical practitioners to treat some diseases, their symptoms, and other chronic issues. This type of marijuana can be used to treat symptoms that are related to:
- Lack of appetite
- Muscle tensions and
- Inflammations especially in females