Durban Poison is one of the few pure sativas left out there. It hails from South Africa and is named after the city of Durban. As a true sativa, this strain produces strong, clear-headed effects. Expect improved focus and enhanced creativity. This strain also is a known mood booster, providing users with a euphoric and energized high.
If you prefer to enjoy some herb in the morning, Durban Poison is a good choice. It’s stimulating like a strong cup of coffee, making it perfect for those who need daytime cannabis. This lady’s uplifting nature also makes it a nice choice for a night out on the town or fun at a social gathering.
As far as medical use goes, those suffering from uncomfortable eye pressure, ADD/ADHD, headaches, and chronic fatigue may enjoy Durban Poison. This strain is also thought to be high in the cannabinoid tetrahydrocannabivarin (THCV), though levels are highly variable in individual plants.
THCV has been found to stabilize insulin levels in animal models. It also may have someanticonvulsant and neuroprotective properties. Durban features a sort of sweet, damp forest aroma. Surprisingly, this strain has a very fast flowering time for a sativa. Novice and advanced growers alike appreciate Durban Poison’s abundant trichomes and chunky buds.
High: 400 – 450 g/m2 indoors
Tall: up to 9 feet
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