Banana Kush Seeds
One thing marijuana connoisseurs all agree on is that California knows weed. Banana Kush is one hybrid strain created in the Golden State. Banana Kush is a mixture of two other popular types of Kush, Skunk Haze, and Ghost OG. This guarantees you a potent high that lasts for quite a while.
||60% Indica 40% Sativa
||Up to 27%
||< 1% CBD
||14 to 17 oz per 3x3ft
|Taste & Smell
||Euphoric | Happy | Relaxed | Uplifted
||Low Mood | Pain | Stress
Users call this a fragrant, fun, social smoke. You’ll enjoy the mellow, sweet buzz it delivers. If you buy your weed, you may have noticed its increasing popularity. That’s because it’s known to inspire creativity, making it a go-to choice for artists.
This West Coast native strain of cannabis is most famous for its distinct banana flavor and scent. It delivers a heavy-bodied effect, along with a powerful sense of euphoria. If you enjoy the fragrance and taste of fresh bananas, this is the strain for you.
This review is based on the feminized strain, attributes can differ slightly for autoflowers.
Banana Kush Strain Origins
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 of up to 27% with a CBD level between 0.1%-0.7%.
The cannabis is as a result of a crossbreed 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 leading the list. It is common in coffee shops, cannabis markets, dispensaries and is widespread in the rap and reggae music industry.
Growing Banana Kush Feminized Seeds
These are feminized seeds. Female plants, contrary to male plants, are the ones that actually produce weed. They start flowering when they receive less light per day, i.e. in the Fall or when you manipulate the light cycle indoors.
We also advise reading our germination instructions for guaranteed success sprouting your seeds.
This type of marijuana does best indoors. For this Kush to flourish well, we recommend using a hydroponic setup. Since banana kush grows to a medium height generally, it is easily manageable in small spaces provided the grower keeps on pruning and training the plants.
It is also essential to ensure that you have enough airflow for your plant. This means ventilate your grow room well! Fruity Banana Kush likes it warm. Keep the temperature conditions between 68 and 80 degrees Fahrenheit.
Feeding Banana Kush
Visit our nutrient section to get the right plant food for every grow stage.
We recommend giving your plants:
Flowering & Yield
When grown indoors, this cannabis takes approximately 7-9 weeks for the plant to flower. It has a moderate to high yield, with the average being about 18 ounces of usable marijuana per square meter.
If you live in a warm enough climate or have a greenhouse, you could grow this strain outdoors. Growing Banana Kush outsides will yield you about 21 ounces of usable cannabis per plant. Your crop should be ready for harvesting in early October.
During the flowering period, keep the humidity down to about 40%. It is moderately difficult to grow this strain, but most should have no trouble with it. However, make sure to keep plenty of nutrients on hand, in case you do.
Experiencing The Banana Kush 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 said to relieve stress and low mood.
Banana Kush stimulates the creative juices making a user talkative and sociable. This makes this cannabis strain excellent for smoking with friends. It delivers a euphoric high that is usually accompanied by a great sunny mood. . It also uplifts, giving you a cerebral high that is associated with a numbing body buzz.
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 cottonmouth 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.
Banana Kush Taste & Smell
Banana Kush has fluffy buds with yellow-orange hairs and nugs that are covered by white crystals. Its scent is quite unique, offering an aroma that smells like fresh, sweet bananas. You’ll also discover hints of pungent, earthy notes. Enjoy the fragrance of tropical fruits in the kush cannabis strain.
And, the taste is just as amazing. This cannabis strain will leave your palate with the distinct effect of bananas and tropical fruits. With each inhalation, you’ll taste a creamy, fruity flavor, which instantly sticks to your tongue. Prepare yourself for the sweet aftertaste of bananas, and an invigorating smoking experience.
Uses for Banana Kush
Banana Kush is used by medical marijuana growers to alleviate the symptoms of muscle ache, stress and lack of appetite. Users say it relaxes while providing an energy boost that helps keep you going all day long.
Buy Banana Kush Seeds
You can buy Banana Kush seeds per separate pack of 5, 10 or 20 seeds.
If you like the idea of the fruity Banana Kush, you will love the Fruity Kush Mixed Seed Pack. This is a discounted combination deal including Blackberry Kush and Mango Kush feminized seeds.
When you buy Banana Kush seeds we offer:
- Discreet shipping and handling
- Free shipping to the U.S. and the UK
- Free shipping to Australia and NZ for orders above $150 USD
- Guaranteed arrival of your order
- Guaranteed germination of your seeds
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