Exclusively inbred, never hybridized, 100% Sativa. It has large long budleaves, its buds are also large and long with lots of resin. It has a sweet licorice or anise flavour with an “Up” high similar to Thai strains. It produces high yields and is well suited for outcrossing with late bloomers to produce earlier flowering strains. A very popular variety.
Durban Poison is a pure landrace strain that originates from South Africa. It is a Sativa that has adapted well to growing in a vast range of environments and can contain a very high amount of THC. The Marijuana plant is thought to of been brought over to Africa during the 14th century by the Dutch colonisers. It wasn't until the 1970s when an American man by the name of Ed Rosenthal brought some seeds back from his trip to Africa, The plants that he grew from these seeds later became Durban poison.
Durban Poison is a stunning longing plant that grows large buds that can be very dense which is unusual for a Sativa plant. Although the buds are long and tapered shaped, typical of a sativa. The plant grows a forest green leave. There is also a thick resin which makes the plant look very vibrant. When the buds are picked and dried the produce a very dank smell. When smoked the taste is sweet.
Durban Poison has a potent yet clear high that provides a user with increased focus and increased perception. The high is completely cerebral. There are not many effects on the body at all. The strain will not make you feel groggy or tired. It's a good strain for daytime use and socialising. Medically this strain can be useful in helping people with depression and PTSD.