Updated on February 29, 2020. Medical content reviewed by Dr. Joseph Rosado, MD, M.B.A, Chief Medical Officer
AK48 gets its name from the days it takes to bloom; 48 days. AK48 comes from the legacy of Colombian gold, Mexican, Afghani, and Thai; which seems to be a delightful confluence. AK 48 is considered to be a fantastic strain with Sativa leanings.
Recommended for use in the day, it is a Sativa dominant strain. It, in fact, is a hybrid of four different landrace strains that bring different characteristics making it a very popular strain. AK 48 is also popular for its ease of growth and harvest. They also have a unique fruity aroma. AK48 also has a decent THC percentage to it, adding to its medicinal benefits. AK48 is believed to be useful in depression, pain and alleviating anxiety and stress.
What are cannabis strains? They are either pure or hybrid varieties of the plant genus cannabis, which includes the species C. sativa, C. indica, and C. ruderalis. To learn more, check out MarijuanaDoctors.com directory of cannabis strains so you can identify which meets your health requirements best.