Lineage: Hindu Kush X Skunk
Flowering Time: 66 days
Height: 50 – 80 cm
Yield: 400-500 g/m2
Growing Difficulty: Easy – Moderate
The strain is the crossing of Hindu Kush and Skunk that is bred in Amsterdam by the Dutch White Label Seed Company. It was originally named as High Rise but then changed to Master Kush and became a staple in the marijuana scene in Amsterdam. It had won awards in the Cannabis Cup in 1992 and 1993.
The buds of the strain are bright green in color that is covered with trichomes. You will also notice hairs that are color orange, red, and brown. It has a very smooth and mellow smoke that has a sweet, earthy, and citrus taste. If you use the strain for medicating insomnia, you have to make sure that you will not use too much otherwise you will fall asleep.
It can grow in any condition like in soil, hydroponics, and greenhouse systems. It can produce a strong smell which is why it is not suitable for stealth to grow. You will never experience troubles of training the plant because of its high calyx-to-leaf ratio. You will need to provide it with moderate to heavy amount of fertilizers and it is ideal to be grown as a multi-branch plant. If you are planning to grow the strain outdoors, you have to make sure that there is a hot and sunny climate in your place to have excellent results. It will appear bushy and will grow in moderate height.
It can produce strong euphoria that can leave the users with blissful haze.
Experienced users feel creative and intellectually curious.
It provides a relaxing high with mental clarity.
It can make you feel uplifted that will put you in a relaxing sleep while having a clear head perfect to start your day in the morning.
Its indica properties can provide relaxation to users making it an effective treatment for insomnia.
With its body numbing effects, the strain can be used in managing chronic pain.
It can help stimulate appetite useful to people who are suffering from eating disorders like anorexia and bulimia.
Users can suffer from dry eyes and dry mouth.
There are patients that feel paranoid and dizzy when using the strain.
Growing Master Kush Tips:
It is better grown as a multi-branch plant.
It requires moderate to heavy amount of nutrients.
It is easy to train because of its high calyx-to-leaf ratio.
The strain will grow indoor using hydroponic with Sea of Green (SOG) and Screen of Green (SCROG).
It needs a hot and sunny climate when grown outdoors.