Slumber Kush is an indica-dominant strain grown in Alternative Lab Farms based in British Columbia. As its name implies, it is a strain that is specifically bred for those who have trouble sleeping at night. Through the crossing of indica CBD Death Bubba and indica MK Ultra, this strain produces drowsy effects without overwhelming the user compared to other heavy indica strains.
Characteristics and Effects
Slumber Kush nuggets are relatively appealing with a dark shade of green with undertones of purple. In addition, the pistils of the buds are not as prominent but still provide an orange tint that compliments the rest of the bud. The size of the nuggets will often medium-sized with occasional large and small buds present. The trichomes are prominent on the buds, leaving a frosty appearance to the naked eye. The terpene profile of Slumber Kush is characterized by a mix of diesel, pine and earth; which is typical of an indica. The taste will be quite average with undertones of earthiness and spicy pine flavours.
Due to its genetic lineage, Slumber Kush has a high than average CBD content along with a moderate amount of THC. Unlike other indica strains, Slumber Kush provides a sense of relaxation without overwhelming the user due to the calming effects of CBD. Drowsiness will almost be instant. The user will feel a sense of relaxation throughout the body with a slight sense of euphoria. The CBD in the strain will provide pain relief and a calming effect on the mind and body.
Slumber Kush is perfect for treating patients with insomnia. With the sedating effects of its THC indica content and the calming effect of CBD, it will put users to sleep with ease. Patients will use this strain to treat pain, inflammation, and muscle spasms. Many will experience the usual side effects such as dry eyes and dry mouth.