Expect a major blow to the head from this super-potent strain. The beloved inbred descendant of pure sativa, Durban Poison grown in South Africa. Ed Rosenthal, an American cannabis activist, discovered the original strain and brought in back to the United States in the 1970s. It has long been a favorite of stoners and medical marijuana patients here. Durban Poison has THC levels that can reach 24%, making it one of the world’s more powerful strains. This strain hits with a strong, happy head high that’s great for creativity and daytime errands. Paranoia may be a possible side effect, along with dry mouth. Durban Poison is an effective treatment for depression and anxiety, as well as chronic pain, and it can also be helpful with nausea.
This strain have bud covered in over-sized trichomes as such ideal for making concentrates. The dominant smell and taste of Durban Poison is earthy and sweet, with a subtle pine aroma. The buds are round and chunky, with a dense coating of trichomes. This strain is best for active periods, chores, and other daylight activities.
Medical Benefits of Durban Poison
As far as medical use goes, Durban Poison is popular among marijuana patients thanks to its range of positive medical effects. Those suffering from uncomfortable eye pressure, ADD/ADHD, headaches, and chronic fatigue may enjoy this strain
In addition, thought to have a high level of cannabinoid tetrahydrocannabivarin, this level is highly variable in individual plants. THCV has been found to stabilize insulin levels in animal models
It also may have some anticonvulsant and neuroprotective properties