AK47 Seeds | Autoflower Feminized Sativa
This AK47 seeds strain is a crossbreeding of 4 landrace strains, so it’s no shocker that the AK47 strain earned its powerful name; because it really packs quite a powerful high. This strain has high THC levels, and also a moderate amount of CBD, so it’s great for treating pain. Contrary to its tough-sounding name, the AK-47 strain is good, delicate, and flowery – the entire opposite of a weapon of war.
AK47 Seeds Strain Profile
|Strain Genetics||Colombian, Mexican, Afghani and Thai X Low Ryder|
|Strain Dominant||Mostly Sativa – SATIVA 65% – INDICA 35%|
|THC Content||19- 24%|
|Flowering Time||9 – 10 weeks|
|Yield||425-475g/sq meter indoors / 550-675g/plant outdoors|
|Taste / Flavor||EARTHY, FLOWERY, SOUR, SWEET|
|Effects||BODY HIGH/NUMBING, CREATIVITY, RELAXATION, UPLIFTING|
|May Relieve||CHRONIC PAIN, LACK OF APPETITE, NAUSEA, SLEEP|
|Best to Grow||Indoor, Greenhouse, Outdoor|
A landrace with multiple layers of genetic advantages, AK47 cannabis can hit your mind sort of a gunshot in potency, but not in how the excitement feels. This strain is high in cannabinoids helping to push healing from a good range of medical conditions, and low on negative side effects.
Developed in eastern Europe in 1992, the AK47 strain became the poster child for all the amazing weed that was grown during the ‘90s.
Internationally, AK47 seeds have influenced breeders and won many awards, including the High Times Cannabis Cup. The strain is hugely popular and has become a must-have within the stash boxes of both medical cannabis patients and recreational users alike. No surprise then, if we tell you that AK47 is one of the highest-rated strains on the earth. If you’re searching for a potent, easy-to-grow, kick-ass, joy-bringing hybrid, you’ll definitely want to cultivate this strain evidently.
Aroma, Flavor, and Appearance
AK47 is an intensely fragrant strain, with an aroma that’s distinct in terms of the ‘general weed smell,’ but also unique in its own, “gun powdery” way. The primary smell to hit your senses is going to be a bit sour, followed by notes of flowers and earthiness.
AK47’s terpene profile is rich and deep and hits the taste buds with full force, but it’s also pleasantly delicious – offering an array of sweet, dessert-like flavours.
Appearance-wise, this strain may be a vivid lime green, infiltrated with bright red-orange pistils that curl and twist in between the sugar leaves. The buds can often also appear to own a sugar coating, thanks to their incredible THC content. This powdery-looking layer that coats the smokeable leaves in glistening crystals is spoken as trichomes.
The AK47 plant grows quite tall, moreover as wide in square footage, featuring colourful and grand calyxes of highly smokable, pungent buds. Both the terpene profile and therefore the physical stature of this strain are something to behold.
Grow Info for AK47 Seeds Strain
As a cannabis breeder and grower, I can tell you that AK47 weed is pretty easy to grow, especially for those with cannabis cultivation experience. Beginners can grow this plant from seed, but use caution as AK47 is fairly at risk of mould and mildew. We recommend growing this strain indoors or at a minimum somewhere you’ll easily control humidity, ventilation and temperature.
If you thinking of planting AK47 cannabis seeds outdoors, be advised the plants can usually only thrive during a sunny, warm and dry climate. This won’t be the simplest strain to grow if you have got nosy neighbours because the smell travels and is sort of pungent.
The flowering period is often short, usually taking about 7-9 weeks. For crops grown outdoor, the time of year is the end of October. Also, the yields from outside crops can convince be quite bountiful if the plants are well cared for.
Indoor yields will vary by grower but usually range at around 14 ounces per centare. Outdoor yields are a touch higher at about 14+ ounces per plant.
Mind + Body Effects
The effects of the AK47 cannabis strain can best uplift and relax at the identical time, reducing stress levels and anxiety quite effectively. Its balanced hybrid effects make sure that it isn’t overwhelming for the mind or body. The strain often helps spark creativity in people who seek to dive deeper into their artistic side. It’ll loosen your inhibitions and permit you to stretch your creativity and mind to new levels.
Others have described the smoke from the strain as inhalation general anesthetic since it’s been known to induce laughing fits and smiles all around.
The high lasts quite a long time(at around 2-4 hours), a minimum of compared to other hybrid weed strains. Also, it’s a strain that’s unable of creating you couch-locked being a mostly Sativa variety. Furthermore, this Sativa tends to place its user into a lightweight trance, where they become motivated to accomplish their tasks for the day. Contrary to some super-high-THC Sativas, it tends to create you productive, instead of making your mind race to the purpose of paranoia.
Medical Benefits of the AK47 Strain
The combination of both Indica and Sativa parents leaves this strain with an abundance of cannabinoids for treating a large number of medical conditions. Those with psychological conditions – like people littered with depression, anxiety, mood disorders, stress, and insomnia – as an example, will discover that this medical strain can usually provide therapeutic relief.
However, like several Sativa strains at higher concentrations, it can worsen their affliction causing cannabis-induced paranoia, anxiety, and stress. This is often easily avoided by starting slow and setting personal boundaries and sticking to those limits.
The mind isn’t alone when getting relief from this strain, body pains and ailments may be treated by AK-47. Ailments treated by Sour Diesel cannabis include pain, nausea, fatigue, appetite loss, and headaches. it’s also been used successfully by those with more serious medical conditions. AK-47 has been accustomed to helping diminish the pains and nausea from chemotherapy and other treatments.