About Hindu Kush
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Seeds of Hindu Kush — along with seeds of other Asian landrace varieties like Afghani — were brought to the
U.S. in the 1960s and 70s by cannabis enthusiasts
and explorers who traveled along a route that has come to be
known as the “hippie trail.” In time, Hindu Kush has,
perhaps inevitably, been crossed with other strains to
allow for stability and adaptation to a radically different climate than its mountainous point of origin; as such,
“true” Hindu Kush may not be widely available in the Western Hemisphere. Nevertheless, Hindu Kush is a
relatively pure strain, simpler and often more potent that the novelty crossbreeds that continue to multiply in
today’s competitive cannabis market.
highly resinous flowers.
The THC composition of Hindu
Kush is typically measured at between 15% and 20%.
Hindu Kush is marked by large,
clustered green buds that adhere due to their incredibly sticky
consistency. Some phenotypes have shades of purple in the leaves, the result of high concentrations of plant
pigments called anthocyanins
being activated by cold weather during the vegetative stage. The densely-packed
flowers are famous for their resin
and have a heavy coating of silver-white trichomes. The aroma of this strain is very complex, with a
simultaneously sweet and musky scent, redolent of spice, sandalwood, pine, and wet earth. T. The resulting smoke is harsh and cough-inducing; when
exhaled, smoke tastes vaguely like pine.
The overall flavor impression of Hindu Kush is one of incense and herbs.