Lemon Kush was created by crossing Lemon G with an old landrace Afghani Kush. As the story goes, Lemon G comes from the state of Ohio, and Ohio only. Few marijuana breeders have been lucky enough to be gifted a clone of Lemon G, but those who have swear by its Colombian genetics. Lemon G hadn't spread much beyond the midwest until Alien Genetics crossed it with one of their favorite Afghans to create Lemon Kush.
The potent lemon flavor of Lemon Kush can be attributed to the terpene limonene, which likely plays a role in the entourage effect provided by this strain. Anecdotal medical marijuana patient evidence is continuing to grow with special emphasis on the role of terpenes and cannabinoids in overall patient wellness, as well as the targeting of specific maladies and alleviation of the symptoms of a wide variety of ailments. Limonene is an important factor In the effects of Lemon Kush.
Lemon Kush strain is a prime example of careful selection and attentive cannabis breeding
Balancing the fluffy, low yields of Lemon G with the dense, prodigious yields of Afghani Kush, Lemon Kush exhibits all the best traits of its parents while minimizing the less desirables. Expect aromatic lemon zest to emanate from the otherwise earthy, spicy buds. Feelings of body relaxation are quite pronounced when medicating with Lemon Kush while enjoying a clear head high that allows for quick thoughts, but potentially limited action.
Lemon Kush Marijuana Strain Reviewed by 91LIFE on September 14, 2013 in San Francisco, CA