The global favorite, Durban Poison, is a pure sativa cannabis strain that’s known for its pleasurable sweet, earthy and piney smell and flavor that leaves a citrusy aftertaste. Its buds are chunky and round, layered in a thick cover of trichomes and over-sized resin glands throughout when harvest-ready.
Its lineage is long and dates back to the 1970s in South Africa when a man named Ed Rosenthal sought to create a new strain. Eventually, he passed his notes and strains down to Mel Frank – who then passed a few of his newfound “B” strains over to “Sam the Skunkman” in Amsterdam. Durban Poison was solidified and first blossomed in Amsterdam, one of its parents being African Sativa. Buy Durban Poison online.
Durban Poison’s THC level averages at 15% but has been recorded to render up to 24%. Its high tends to spark creativity and productivity, inducing the consumer with a burst of energy and sociability. Some reviewers have described it to be the “espresso of strains” since it also tends to keep one clear-headed. A majority consume this strain in the morning to eliminate fatigue and improve mood. It’s also known to relieve migraines.
Durban Poison cannabis strain is a pure Sativa from South Africa. She is named after the port city of Durban – Africa’s busiest port. Durban Poison is very powerful and potent, with glittering and sticky buds blessed with a lemon and aniseed flavour. Novice smokers should be careful with this one. It can treat depression, stress and appetite loss. Great for morning or daytime use.
Many consider this strain easy to grow and an excellent choice for beginners.