Don’t let its intense name fool you: AK-47 will leave you relaxed and mellow. The AK47 strain was developed back in 1992 by the serious seeds bank. It has already won several awards in the Cannabis Cup all over the world, thanks to its very high THC content level of 20%. In 1999 at the Cannabis Cup, an independent lab test proved AK-47 weed had the highest THC-percentage of all entries that year.
Rather than knocking you down brain dead, it will leave you with a nice, balanced high, affecting both head and body, although if you carry on toking, you’ll find yourself with a serious head high.
The strain has a knack for inspiring a creative mental experience that ends with a drowsy physical relaxation. The high from AK-47 showcases some of the best traits possible in cannabis plants; comforting heavy-bodied sensation compliments a dreamy, cerebral experience. What more could you ask for from a hybrid?
Appearance, Taste And Aroma
Light green buds covered in silver-gold trichomes give this strain its characteristic bright white profile. Strong, pungent aromas of earth dominate throughout with notes of pepper occasionally cutting through.
Although not a Peacemaker, this heavy-hitting strain will still bring its users a sense of peace and tranquility, followed by a boost in creativity and heavy sedation. AK-47 is best enjoyed in the late afternoon. Stuck on a creative project? Looking to expand your experiences? This sativa-dominant hybrid delivers a steady and long-lasting cerebral buzz that keeps you mentally alert and engaged in creative or social activities. With up to 20% THC, AK-47 is great for those wishing to add some spice to their creative pursuits.
For marijuana growers who would like to plant this strain in their gardens, it is highly recommended to do so in an indoor environment, using either hydroponic or soil setups. It is very easy to grow and also comes with a short flowering time indoors of just about 53 to 63 days. On the other hand, plants grown outdoors usually finish around the end of October. This plant is of medium height and produces very good yields quite quickly. It is one of the most powerfully smelling and odourful plants to grow. Growers of the strain will need to take good care of odour control and want adequate air circulation. With her juicy and very resinous buds, she’s also more prone to mold as compared to some other strains
Patients favor this strain because of its ability to alleviate pain and induce relaxation; so if you are suffering from anxiety, stress, depression or pain, this strain is for you! AK-47 can walk the walk for the reputation that it has been given.