About Blackberry Kush
Blackberry Kush is mainly Indica Strain with buds with thin red hairs and lots of trichomes covering it. Laced all over the green buds are purple, yellow, and black hues. The Indica heritage clearly shows making users feel a strong couchlock body high. Even so, the strain still provides great euphoric feelings of happiness and a high mood. Users often report feeling a heavy onset of the munchies to boot. Apart from the bloodshot eyes and dry mouth users of Blackberry Kush have also experienced dizziness, headaches, and occasionally anxiety.
The Indica properties of Blackberry Kush make it a top choice for many people suffering from insomnia and chronic pain. It is those same Indica effects that also make the strain good for nighttime use. Prescription is heavy for those dealing with disorders affecting their ability to cope with stress, nervousness, and anxiety.
Blackberry Kush’s exact heritage is unknown though the estimation by most dispensaries is roughly eighty percent Indica. There are those that say it a cross between an Afghani, a pure Indica, and one of the Blackberry strains while others say the Afghani was crossed not with a Blackberry but DJ Short Blueberry. Some believe the Afghani was part of a Blackberry strain that is the father which then crossed with a Bubba Kush. A few believe that Bubba Kush was instead a result of crossing with a DJ Short Blueberry to produce Blackberry Kush.
The strain is advised for indoor growing is great for beginner cash croppers due to its high yields and relative ease of growth. Even novice growers can expect up to 450 g per 1000 watts or per m2.
There are some known growers who have grown it outside with great results as well – harvesting up to two pounds per plant. Blackberry Kush is naturally resistant to molds and mildews but has trouble with botrytis. Measures should also be taken to protect it from spider mites. The topping of this strain is rare and aggressive lateral branching will be in need for optimal flowering. Blackberry Kush matures around 65 to 75 days inside and 60 to 65 days outside. It is a great strain for growers and tokers who like their cannabis rich in myrcene (an omnipresent terpene).