Users can expect the usual negative effects when using Bubble Gum Kush strain – dry mouth and eyes, dizziness and some paranoia. There are a few that also experience headaches from this strain.
Bubble Gum Kush strain is most often used by those enduring stress, anxiety and mood related disorders; allowing them to find some much needed relaxation time. Due to the Indica traits Bubblegum is also good for pain relief and doting sleep upon the insomniacs. It is used by those that deal with eating disorders, like anorexia, and chronic nausea or vomiting.
Bubble Gum Kush strain is derived from the Indiana Bubblegum whose genetics are mostly unknown. The only thing we do know is that it was a mostly Indica hybrid. The Indiana Bubblegum was an excellent clone strain that made its way to Amsterdam into TH Seeds hands. Many generations of inbreeding later and they were eventually able to produce the stable strain that is so widely known today.
Bubble Gum Kush strain grows as a shorter plant, usually between 120 to 160 centimeters, and is relatively easy to grow. Beginners can grow this strain but should be wary that plants need to be carefully clipped to control height, since this particular strain has less side-branching. Bubblegum flowers between 55 to 60 days and can yield between 350 to 500 grams per square meter. It has a distinctive bubblegum aroma that is almost impossible to hide.
Bubble Gum Kush strain presents a complex taste as the smoke from a joint or bong rolls over the tongue. This sensation is defined by tones of bubblegum, fruit, spice, bitterness and earthiness. The smell released when burning Bubble Gum flowers is also multilayered, featuring scents of spearmint, basil, thyme, grapefruit, strawberry, nectar and flowers. This combination of scent and taste make Bubble Gum a great pick for the cannabis connoisseur, those who appreciate every aspect of a strain when getting high.
The flowering period of this strain is between 8 to 9 weeks and if growing outdoors, harvest time will usually occur during October. The flowers produced by Bubblegum contain a reasonably high THC.