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Indica Hybrid

Critical Mass x OG Kush

Critical Kush Strain

Critical Kush is a critically-acclaimed indica strain engineered by the minds at Barney's Farm. The indica-dominant strain is ideal for soothing an anxious or depressed patient to sleep. There is a notable fan base of Critical Kush, as well. The strain has notes of citrus, earthiness, and tanginess in its flavor profile. Critical Kush packs serious bag appeal and is easily recognizable by branch-breaking buds and large, resinous colas. Critical Kush is an all-around first-class strain!


medicinal use Nausea


medicinal use Muscle Spasms


medicinal use Appetite



strain flavor Sweet

strain flavor Sour


strain flavor Woody



strain effect Relaxed


strain effect Aroused


strain effect Creative


Overview of Critical Kush

Critical Kush is an indica-dominant hybrid strain with a famous father seed bank and independently infamous parent strains. The strain leans heavily to the indica side but is relatively even-keeled between THC and CBD. Critical Kush pairs a higher rate of THC - around 20 to 25% - with decent amounts of CBD.

Consequently, both medical and recreational patients favor the strain. Due to its genetic combination, Critical Kush is often considered a "deliciously potent indica" perfect for rocking a smoker to sleep. Beginner smokers and those will low tolerances can be overwhelmed by the strain. However, a couple of tentative hits are perfect for soothing most to bed. Critical Kush is a premium strain that fits many user's need!

Potential Positive Effects of Critical Kush

Users say that Critical Kush's high lands slowly but can gradually take over the body. Critical Kush doesn't completely neglect the cerebral high, however. The strain should produce a somewhat hazy high that can lead to introspection and thoughtfulness. Eventually, the strain should sedate the smoker and lead one to a deep sleep. Overall, consumers usually report the high as being relaxing, sedating, and creative.

Potential Medical Benefits of Critical Kush

Commonly, users utilize Critical Kush to treat anxiety, stress, physical pain, insomnia, muscle spasms, depression, and night terrors. Smokers have even used Critical Kush to inspire an appetite.

Potential Negative Effects of Critical Kush

Adverse effects are slim and few, but Critical Kush can cause dry mouth and dry eyes. Some consumers experience paranoia and grogginess.

The Lineage of Critical Kush

Barney's Farm, the self-proclaimed "breeders of champions," created Critical Kush from Critical Mass and OG Kush. The legendary genetics unite to foster a powerful indica that is rumored to have first originated in California.

Growing Critical Kush

Critical Kush plants are noticeably durable and vigorous. The plants should boast large cola buds covered in trichome crystals. Plants can grow to up to 110 centimeters within 55 to 60 days. When grown outdoors, plants will be ready to harvest by the end of September. Critical Kush generally produces high yields and is a favorite among growers.

Where to Find Critical Kush

Critical Kush is abundant in states like Washington, Oregon, Arizona, Nevada, and Colorado!

Use our SIMPLE SEARCH function to find Critical Kush at your local dispensary.

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