AK-47, what a name. It is clear why this is one of the most searched strains and a favorite among cannabis enthusiasts. Is it just a fancy name? Let me be your guide

AK-47 growing
  • Strain Name: AK-47 or AK-47 Kush
  • Plant type: Sativa dominant hybrid
  • Potency: Strong
  • THC levels: up to 20%
  • CBD levels: less than 2%
  • Lineage: Colombian, Mexican, Thai, and Afghani
  • Common terpenes: Caryophyllene, Myrcene, Humulene, Pinene, Limonene
  • Smells like: Fruit, Sour, Earth, Sweet, Woods
  • Tastes like: Sweet, Floral, Spice-heavy, Sandalwood, Earth

AK-47 (also known as All Kush 47) is a Sativa-Dominant Hybrid (65% Sativa, 35% Indica) that boasts a high THC potency. Since its lineage is a mix of Colombian, Mexican, Thai, and Afghani strains. The buds are vivid lime green with contrasting orange pistil hairs. AK-47 has a strong aroma that is fruity, sweet, sour, earthy and subtly citrus with notes of wood. This cultivar has a complex taste profile described as spicy, earthy, woody with hints of floral and sweetness.

This cultivar has been a long time fan favourite of cannabis enthusiasts, and it is well known as a ‘one-hit wonder’. The Cherry phenotype is one of the most sought after variations. It has won 16 awards worldwide and what is truly unique is that it is one of the few strains that has won a top 3 finish in the Sativa, Indica, and Hybrid categories, including the High Times Cannabis Cup.

Atlantis is a Sativa-Dominant strain of Thai-Afghan varieties, produced by Hexo. This strain has a flavor profile that is spicy, hoppy, mango and lemon grass. Available in Ontario in 3.5g and 15g.

Cherry Punch is an Indica-Dominant Hybrid cross of Cherry AK-47 and Purple Punch, produced by BLKMKT. This cultivar has a spicy, earthy flavor with a slight berry aftertaste. Available in Ontario in 3.5g and 7g. Cherry Punch is currently available at Boondom in 3.5g!

Written by: Tempest Johnson