This popular classic strain was originally developed in the United States to cross the pure indica genetics of an Afghani strain with the durable genes of Skunk plants. Afghan Skunk quickly spread to Amsterdam and beyond and is now considered one of the “classics.” Its resilient Skunk genes make this plant a popular recommendation for new growers, and its legendary high yields make it a favorite all around. Flowering happens around 8 weeks and the buds will have a menthol smell combined with the “sweet stink” skunks are known for. Tests have shown THC levels of about 17%, so the stink isn’t the only thing that’s potent about Afghan Skunk.
“I was really surprised with this strain. I expected a big body high, but I actually felt a lot of energy after a few hits only. It also helped me a lot to take away my headache and stress from work. I would say it felt more like an hybrid to me. Perfect to smoke right after work to get a little kick, but not meanwhile cause I couldn't concentrate at all ! Very good weed overall for a good price ( 35usd/oz) in Mexico.”