Strawberry Cough Strain
The origins of the name ‘Strawberry Cough’ are unknown, but word has really been getting around about this potent, strawberry flavored weed strain. Master breeder/grower Kyle Kushman took home the ‘Best Flower’ award in the 2013 Cannabis Cup for his unique Strawberry Cough crossbred creation. Cannabis enthusiasts far and wide will agree; Strawberry Cough is one of the best Sativa strains in the world, and for many good reasons.
If you happen to see some on the shelves of your local dispensary, make sure to grab a few buds!
Facts about Strawberry Cough
This strain is 80% sativa, and is said to be a cross between an unknown old-school Haze strain and Strawberry fields. There is much speculation surrounding how this rare sativa strain came to be, however one thing is definitely clear; it is a remarkable variety of cannabis that is sure to impress even the most elite marijuana connoisseurs.
Strawberry Cough contains moderate to high levels of THC (15%-26%), and is suitable for those who are looking for an uplifting boost of creativity or energy. The strain has been reported by users to reduce feelings of fatigue or tiredness in just 10 to 15 minutes after ingestion.
The aroma of Strawberry Cough is undeniably ‘strawberry’, reminiscent of fresh berries growing in a garden bed. It possesses a slightly ‘skunky’ undertone, and can be a bit harsh on the throat, which is most likely how it got the name ‘Strawberry Cough’. The dank aroma of this strain will smell-up an entire house if improperly bagged, so keep this in mind before bringing this strain to a family gathering.
This variety of weed has a rich fruity flavor, with some earthy undertones. It is like eating a berry picked from the dirt. Strawberry Cough smoke has a distinctly spicy aftertaste that lingers in the mouth after the smoke has cleared.
Strawberry Cough buds are attractive, featuring a variety of colors that complement each other. The leaves have violet purple, earthy yellow and neon green shades, with bright orange pistils that twist and curl. The sugar leaves are coated with trichomes, which give them a beautiful, frost-like crystalline appearance.
The main reason people love Strawberry Cough so much is the distinct flavor. Who would resist the sugary sweet taste of a strawberry? Aside from that, there are many helpful ways this strain can provide benefits to cannabis users. Its attractive appearance also makes it one of the most aesthetically pleasing and desirable strains on the market.