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Sativa Hybrid

Afghani x Skunk #1 x Northern Lights x Shiva

AK48 Strain

AK-48 is a stellar indica dominant hybrid with a unique set of genetics. Don't be confused; this strain is not the same as the famous AK-47, which is a sativa-dominant hybrid. These two strains only share a similar name, and that is about it. For those that have tried AK-48, it is a potent indica that packs a pungent flavor and aroma. Both consumers and medical marijuana patients have found a tremendous amount of therapeutic value from AK-48. It is no shock that is strain is gaining popularity with the rise of the legal market.


medicinal use Anxiety


medicinal use Pain


medicinal use Headache



strain flavor Mango

strain flavor Pineapple


strain flavor Pine



strain effect Relaxed


strain effect Happy


strain effect Creative


Overview of AK-48

AK-48 is primarily known for having a premium heritage; however, its flavor profile, bud structure, and relatively high THC content makes it a first-class strain. Its average THC content is usually around 20 percent. Even though it is an indica-dominant hybrid, AK-48 has a wonderful mood-enhancing effect. This strain can also send consumers into a burst of laughter. AK-48 is excellent for watching comedies and is best smoked at night. Overall, this strain should be on any consumer's "must try" list of strains.

Potential Positive Effects of AK-48

Consumers that have found AK-48 have fallen in love with its effects. The indica-dominant traits make for a euphoric and relaxing high, while the sativa-like effects create severe giggles. This strain is known for sending consumers into a burst of laughter. AK-48 is a fun strain to smoke with a group of friends!

Potential Benefits of AK-48

Medical marijuana patients have found a substantial amount of therapeutic potential in AK-48. Some patients use this strain to help with depression, anxiety, and a loss of appetite. It is also common for patients to use this strain to help with Glaucoma, Cancer, and Insomnia

Potential Negative Effects of AK-48

The adverse effects associated with AK-48 are mild. Some consumers report feeling groggy or paranoid, but the most common adverse effects are dry eyes and cotton mouth. Try consuming some CBD if these adverse effects become overpowering.

The Lineage of AK-48

AK-48 has a unique lineage with two rare strains as parents. AK-48 is a cross between Jock Horror and Ice. Both strains are top-notch, which is why AK-48 turned out so well.?  The parents of this strain helped to give AK-48 its premium taste and bud structure.

Growing AK-48

AK-48 is a good strain for beginning cultivars. It is not easily agitated and does not require as much attention as other strains. The average flowering time of this strain is 50-60 days. It does well in both indoor and outdoor grows, but it does need a decent amount of space. AK-48 typically gets about 70 inches tall. For such a quality plant, the yield of AK-48 is solid. It is no surprise that novice cultivars enjoy mastering this strain!

Where to Find AK-48

AK-48 is usually in state markets like Oregon, Colorado, and Alaska. It is also common to see Ak-48 on the Canadian market as well.

Check with your local dispensary to see if they have any AK-48 on their shelves, here!

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