AK-47 Strain Created by Serious Seeds
27 Awards total
The genetics of the AK-47 is the result of a complete and complex work of selection and then crossing between the most known landraces from around the world: Colombian, Mexican, Thai & Afghan.
Taste and Aroma:
The AK-47 weed is definitely worth a detour! Its base tone of spicy, but also sweet citrus from the famous AK-47 is instantly noticeable! And to top it off, the terpene-rich profile has incredible gustatory flavors! We don't have to convince growers who have known the classic taste of AK-47 for years.
Cultivation of AK-47 seeds:
This AK-47 variety, which can be described as "strong" both for its genetics and its terpene potency, can be grown indoors as well as outdoors. Its average height makes it preferable to keep the apex, which will form a large central bud. Its growth is vigorous and takes the shape of a Christmas tree. It doesn't require much attention, which makes it a perfect genetics for beginners.
Simon describes the AK-47 as follows: "This easy-to-grow plant is a living legend and our most popular. Medium-sized, produces good yields quite quickly, producing compact buds, not too leafy, shining with a layer of resin crystals."
The AK-47 has a high calyx/leaf ratio typical of sativa, meaning lots of flowers and only a few leaves. The unique size of the AK calyx tends to be unusually large, resulting in fat clusters grouping together very decoratively and densely, contributing to the trademark appearance of the AK-47.
The strong potency of AK-47 weed and its lasting effect contributes to its reputation! A mentally and physically soothing effect that will delight you during recreational and relaxing moments.
Often nicknamed the “one hit wonder”, a single puff of this electric plant is enough to feel an intense but pleasant high.
In a few numbers:
Flowering period: 53 to 63 days or 8 to 9 weeks
THC-CBD levels: 20%-1%
Harvest potential: between 350 and 500G/M2
In a few words:
- The AK-47 alone gathers the main genetic characteristics generally sought after by a grower: good yield and a good smell!
- It will produce compact buds glittering with trichomes, satisfying for both beginner and experienced green thumbs.
- It is a mainly sativa cross.
- In its record, AK47 has no less than 27 Cups including 7 “HT Cannabis Cup”
- An independent laboratory test showed 21.5% THC in samples from the 1999 Cannabis Cup, the highest of all entries that year.
The genetics of AK-47 weed, making it rich in Trichomes, makes it a perfect variety for extractions and ensures a good yield.
Serious Seeds also worked on a well-known “mostly indica” cross: the White Russian. A cross between an AK-47 and a White Widow.
The AK-47 is the basis of many crosses subsequently made following its success by many breeders, making this variety a genetic pillar such as White Widow and Jack Herer.
A bit of history:
There are a few classic varieties in the world of extra potent marijuana that have been around for a very long time, constantly fascinating growers and smokers with their superb qualities, and having reached legendary status. The AK-47 variety from Serious Seeds is certainly one of these exceptional evergreen strains. For Simon, owner and breeder of Serious Seeds, finding the unique genetic profile of AK-47 was the rare case of a "stroke of luck" that all cannabis seed breeders dream of.
Already in 1992, after testing thousands of experimental plants from different lineages, he finally achieved his goal of creating a high-quality sativa/indica variety with excellent overall properties and a lot of charisma - the legendary AK-47 weed was born.
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Growing this strain for a year from one great seed. It has produced pounds.
The current grow is in pic. Week 6 flower.
If your are looking for the real deal go with Serious Seeds and the original AK47!
GREAT quality - Just what you exprct of serious sedes
Ever since my early days of enjoying cannabis, I always heard great things of the legendary ak-47 strain. I can finally say ive had the pleasure of having her in my grow room, and the words dont do justice. Im in the process of flowering her out now, but even in veg she can be pretty pungent! But overall im so glad to have her with me, she has great structure and can grow very big, very fast, especially in the stretch. If you want kickass genetics, you should get serious, seriously.
The cross of ak47 and white widow, has hues of red and purple with pink/purple tinted tops... I cant wait to try Ak 47. The Strain of white russian that I got turned out beautifully, I im only led to believe AK will live up to its "one hit wonder" quality I believe so far:+1: little pricey but hopefully, it is the bang for the buck deal!!! Of course it always depends how much a person cares for their plants and the knowledge of 20 years helps too.