This strain of mysterious origin is strong enough to make even the most experienced users cough. It is a Sativa dominant strain, which has won the cup title of Best Flower 2013. A few experts consider it a result of the cross between Strawberry Fields and Haze. Although no consensus has been established, however, the strawberry lineage of the strain is undoubted, and it is proven by the pungent berry taste.
Despite being from the Sativa dominant variety, the Indica dominant traits are prominent; the flowers are large and skunky. However, the buds highlight the Sativa dominance from the structure – conical shape like pinecones. The color of the trichomes is amber, which makes the leaves look yellowish.
The taste of Strawberry Cough is strong enough to make you cough and leave your eyes watery. The initial taste of ripe strawberries is followed by a sweet tinge.
Prominent berry flavor fills your mouth instantly, and it is because of the taste that it is named Strawberry. Meanwhile, the burst of cerebral energy would create a rapid change in your mood. The euphoria created as a result would make you smile.
15%-20% THC composition of the Strawberry Cough indicates the reason for why the high of this strain is so intense. The impact of the Strawberry Cough can be felt immediately. It starts with the chaotic feeling, which keeps on calms down with time. With the calming comes the focus, which can be a blessing for people looking for solutions to unsolved problems or the ones stuck in the middle of brainstorming new ideas. Reading, writing, or other creative activities are among some things that you should try with this strain.
You can even use this strain to improve your social relationship with others. The euphoria makes you a talkative individual that can lead you to different perspectives and interesting conversation.
From the medical point of view, the overwhelming feeling of euphoria reduces stress and depression. Thus, it can be consumed in situations of elevated tension to calm your nerves. The strong high it creates over the mind can result in the reduction of body pains and migraines too.
In an adverse situation, you would feel panic attacks and paranoia. This is because of the intense cerebral high that can make you paranoid. Such a situation is possible through the over usage of this strain or if newbies consume it in large quantities.
Medium-high, 9 weeks flowering period and moderate difficulty in cultivation make it a perfect plant to cultivate indoors.