Hybrid

Kush Mints

Strains like Kush Mints are going to be hybrids that have relaxing effects but are not sedative. These strains will have very high THC, low CBD and be dominant in the terpene limonene.

  • THC: 26%
  • CBD: .5%
  • Main Terpene: Limonene
  • Effects: Happy Relaxing
kush mints strain plant

Kush Mints is made by breeding together Bubba Kush with Animal Mints. This results in a relaxing hybrid strain that is very high in THC. Due to its relaxing effects without the sedation, Kush Mints can be used as an everyday strain if your the type of person who needs to get things done but bring it down a few notches. Otherwise, Kush Mints is a great evening strain to help relax the body.

Kush Mints Terpene Profile

  • Limonene
  • Linalool
  • Caryophyllene
  • Fenchyl
  • Myrcene
  • Pinene

Strains that are high in linalool, like Kush Mints, are very relaxing. This is the terpene that is also found in lavender which is known for its relaxing effects. Kush Mints also has a citrus and earthy smell to it coming from the high levels of limonene (found in citrus fruits) and fenchyl with has a very earthy and herbal smell to it.

Kush Mints Effects

Strains that are high in linalool, like Kush Mints, are very relaxing. This is the terpene that is also found in lavender which is known for its relaxing effects. Kush Mints also has a citrus and earthy smell to it coming from the high levels of limonene (found in citrus fruits) and fenchyl with has a very earthy and herbal smell to it. The high THC levels in Kush Mints make it a very potent strain that is not recommended for beginners or it would be best to used in small amounts. This strain has been known to test as high as 29% THC which is extraordinary for most cannabis strains. Experienced cannabis smokers will find that the effects of Kush Mints are very relaxing without being too sedating. This makes it a perfect strain to use during the day or evening. The effects of Kush Mints can be described as Relaxing, Calming, Soothing, Euphoric, Happy and Creative.

Kush Mints is the perfect strain for anyone who wants to relax without feeling too sedated. As a hybrid, this strain doesn’t lean too much in either direction. Its not sedative like indica strains and its not energizing like sativa strains. The euphoric and happy effects of this strain can help you get through the day or evening with a smile on your face. The creative effects of Kush Mints can also be a great asset when it comes to getting things done. For growers, the high levels of linalool in this strain make it a good choice for medical patients who need help with anxiety or stress relief.

How to Grow Kush Mints

The Kush Mints cannabis strain is a hybrid that was bred from two indica strains, Bubba Kush and Animal Mints. This makes it a relatively easy strain to grow for most growers. The plant will reach a height of about four feet and will flower in about eight weeks. It is recommended to use either soil or hydro methods when growing Kush Mints. For soil, you will want to use a medium that is high in organic matter and using a mycelium starter would go a long way when making your soil mix.

For hydro, you will want to use a nutrient-rich water solution and a carbon filter use to purify the water before adding nutrients. The plant prefers a warm climate with plenty of direct sunlight. But in this case since it grows best indoors using a higher wattage light panel with full spectrum (or primarily red) lights with dialed in humidity between 40%-70% depending on the growth stage is the way to go.

When it comes to Kush Mints, the less stress the plant experiences, the better the yield will be. So, make sure to give your plants plenty of space to grow and avoid over-crowding them. You should also check the leaves regularly for pests or diseases and take care of them as soon as possible. If you do all of this, you should be able to harvest a good amount of high-quality Kush Mints buds.