Pine Tar Kush is old school indica strain from a source lying deep in the mountains of Pakistan. This strain was grown by hash makers of the area for centuries, taking lifetimes to perfect choose and perfect the ideal resinous strain for hash making. This Pakistani landrace is nearly unaltered from its original genetic makeup. The buds are tight and compact, and the plants are stocky with flat leaves. Conventionally, this is a classic indica strain.
The buds are a strong, light green, tinted with orange pistil hairs. The terpene profile is skunky and earthy, with an overlay of lemon pine. You can taste the deep earth and pine flavours and understand why this strain so excellent for hash-making.
Effects and Use
The effects arrive quickly and hit hard. At first, the effects induce a strong mental buzz, eventually shifting to a calm, sedative body stone. For strain hunters, this is a great opportunity to try out some nearly unaltered indica genetics from the old world.
For the medicinal user, this is an excellent night time medicine. Pine Tar Kush can be useful in treating symptoms of insomnia as it always finishes with you in a horizontal position. Other ailments it may help to treat are chronic pain, muscle and nerve damage, loss of appetite, arthritis, and social anxiety.