A blend of Strawberry Fields and Haze, Strawberry Cough is the brainchild of former High Times editor Kyle Kushman. After perfecting it, he drove from New York to LA, handing out clones wherever he could to increase the strain’s popularity. And are we sure glad he did! It’s been warming the lungs and hearts of countless tokers ever since!
The award-winning flowers of Strawberry Cough are large and chunky. While it is sativa-dominant, the bud structure of this strain is more indica-like. The leaves are densely-packed and solid. Yet, its sativa genetics shine through in the most beautiful way.
Strawberry Cough’s bright green buds’ are cone-shaped and look like pretty little pinecones. The flowers have fiery, amber trichomes, giving the buds a yellowish appearance. A unique trait of Strawberry Cough is that, like a strawberry, pistils are red instead of orange!
The first thing that you’ll notice about Strawberry Cough is part of how it got its name – the smell!
This distinctive aroma delights the senses while also having a playful hint of peppery spice. When burnt, the buds release an herbal cloud that is evocative of parent strain Haze.
As the name implies, the smoke from Strawberry Cough is pretty harsh. It may cause users to cough or their eyes to water. So, make sure to set up a hydration station!
The beautiful thing about Strawberry Cough is that you can derive most of its features from the name!
It’s anything but unclear. The initial flavour is of ripe strawberries without any dank or skunky notes. On the exhale, the strawberry taste has even more sweetness. The delicious aroma sticks around for users to enjoy even after it’s smoked!
The smell and taste aren’t the only things sweet about Strawberry Cough, though! This strain’s effects are buzzy and cerebral. This thoughtful high hits fast. It may cause users to feel unsettled at the start.
But, if taken in the right environment, it can produce a sharp focus that’s excellent for reading and other creative pursuits. Strawberry Cough will also power you through even the most mundane things on your to-do list. Due to its energizing properties, Strawberry Cough is best for day-time consumption!
Looking to broaden their minds and consider perspectives you haven’t before. Strawbery Cough is the strain for you. This open-mindedness, coupled with its euphoria, causes users to feel chatty. Strawberry Cough is a great strain for lively social gatherings as a social lubricant!
Medically, Strawberry Cough effectively treats mood disorders such as depression and anxiety. Along with a boost of creativity, users will likely also experience relief from anxiety and stress. Other users have also reported relief from painful migraines and less intense headaches.
With THC levels between 20-24%, the cerebral effects of Strawberry Cough may induce paranoia when taken in high doses. So, keep this in mind if you’re sensitive to THC! The high from this strain also lasts longer than average, roughly 3 to 4 hours.
Strawberry Cough Medical Benefits
Anxiety, Depression, Stress, Headaches, Migraines