Monthly Archives: February 2012

Headband

Strain: Headband
Lineage: Sour Diesel x Og Kush
Breeder: Unknown
Sativa/Indica: Hybrid

Appearance: Dense lime green nugs contrasted by deep green sugar leaf and light orange / pinkish pistillate hairs.

Aroma / Flavor: Similar to both Og Kush and Sour Diesel in it’s pungency, headband smells and tastes strongly – both fuely and skunky.

Overall Effects: Headband is a great daytime or morning smoke when used in moderation. Potent and uplifting, headband sets in quickly with a manageable buzz that doesn’t kill your motivation. The Sour Diesel and Og Kush influence are apparent the second you crack the seal on a jar, sure to smell through any but air tight containers. The effects are euphoric and relaxing, offering relief to those suffering from depression and anxiety, and in larger doses can help with appetite stimulation and insomnia.

Snowcap x Jack Herer

Strain: Snowcap x Jack Herer
Lineage: Snowcap (Bay Area Clone) x Jack Herer (Haze)x(NL5 x Skunk)
Breeder: Unknown
Sativa/Indica: Sativa Dominant

Appearance: Mostly conical shaped light green buds composed of medium sized calyxs and bright orange / rust colored pistils. Nugs appear to glisten with potency under the light.

Aroma / Flavor: Mentholated floral lemon, bringing to mind a mentholated vapor rub like “icy hot”. When smoked the flavor is fresh and citrusy, almost hazy with a distinct mentholated flavor that coats the mouth and throat.

Overall Effects: Clear and Uplifting, this hybrid has what is sometimes referred to as the “creeper” effect, with a gradual build up in high that ends in a strong well balanced sativa buzz. While overall this hybrid is very much a sativa and cerebral in it’s effect, a warm body buzz is also apparent throughout the duration of the high. Some patients who need strong sativa herb for its medicinal properties (anti-depressant, anti anxiety, etc.) report feelings of edginess or racing thoughts strains with many, but the balance of effects found in this hybrid tend to alleviate these side effects and still deliver a clear and uplifting effect. Fresh, floral, and hazy this potent sativa dominant cross is a great daytime smoke that will do the job without preventing you from getting things done.

Epic Malibu Pure Kush

Strain: Epic Malibu Pure Kush
Lineage: Pure Kush Phenotype
Breeder: Unknown
Sativa/Indica: Indica

Appearance: Chunky dense nugs of dark / light green densely coated in trichomes, creating a sandy appearance. Rust colored pistils are present sparsely between calyx clusters.

Aroma / Flavor: Sweet candied play on the classic astringent citrus funk, rich and complex, transitions to flavor perfectly coating the mouth and lingering long after medicating.

Overall Effects: The high of the Epic MPK is instant and powerful, producing a deep and euphoric stone of the highest quality. The flavor of this particular phenotype is a must taste for any kush lover, rich and earthy, an all around great example of just how good the OG family can be when selected and grown to perfection. The effects are powerful and enduring – great for anyone needing strong indica medicine that acts quickly and lasts long. This sample was collected from MMRC in Sherman Oaks, CA.

Blueberry OG

Strain: Blueberry OG
Lineage: Dj Shorts Blueberry x SFV OG Kush
Breeder: Unknown
Sativa/Indica: Indica Dominant Hybrid

Appearance: Dense trichome coated nugs, composed of light green and purple hued calyx’s contrasted by deep rust hued pistillate hairs.

Aroma / Flavor: A deep berry musk with fleeting hints of the astringent citrusy funk that is Og Kush. The flavor is similar to the aroma, deep and hashy lightened by a fruity influence from the blueberry heritage in the cross.

Overall Effects: World famous in and of itself, little can go wrong when a good pheno of Dj Shorts Blueberry is in the mix. Euphoric and Cerebral, this strain takes some of the sativa bliss from the Dj Short Blueberry line and mixes it with the almost instant buzz of the SFV OG Kush, delivering a well rounded smoke suited for many medicinal applications. Patients may find this strain particularly useful for treating anxiety, stimulating appetite, or as a sleep aide. A potent indica dominant variety that will take the edge off, while still allowing you to get on with your day. While sharing no lineage or flavor nuances, the effects are similar to the buzz of Grand Daddy Purple with a well balanced effect in both mind and body. This sample was collected in San Diego, California.

Amber Hash Oil

Strain Used: Unknown
Extraction Solvent: 91% Isopropyl Alcohol
Sativa/Indica: Indica

Appearance: Ranging from light pink and off white to a deep amber burgundy, this sample was semi-transparent and the consistency of cool caramel. Sticky, but manageable.

Aroma / Flavor: The flavor is sweet and generically hashy, hinting at the flavors of an old school kush or afghani. Pleasant, but nowhere near as flavorful as a good butane extraction.

Overall Effects: This oil is perfect for those in need of a strong sedative, who have found that there standard indica medications are no longer cutting it. Onset of effects begin with the first pull, wrapping the user in a warm and powerful body buzz that resonates deeply, calming both body and mind. Great as an appetite stimulant. The smoke is expansive and potent, smooth on the throat but explosive if held in the lungs – sure to send even the experienced toker into a coughing fit.