A product of Chemdawg #4 and Rare Dankness #1, Commerce City Kush is a heavy hitter that can provide medical patients with hash-like relief. The potent high can be almost debilitating, pushing users into the depths of their couches while suspending their heads in a euphoric fog for hours. Even stoners can have a hard time with it, and I speak from experience: Commerce City Kush was my first smoke after a four-day break, and three hits from a pipe might as well have cut my legs off and given me a lobotomy. Comparing this strain to a classic indica like Afghani is like matching up an NBA team from 1958 against the Golden State Warriors of today. The offensive power isn’t even close.
Flavor: Mostly full of Diesel and pine flavors, Commerce City Kush starts out with a taste similar to Jet Fuel and Skywalker OG, with subtle, spicy notes on the back end.
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Looks: Circular, dense nugs make Commerce City Kush flower look like a bunch of small resin-glazed tennis balls. The color, already a bright green, is heavily influenced by its trichome production and rusty, faded-orange pistils.
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A lot of strains have heavy coats of trichomes covering their calyxes in this potency-driven industry, but that doesn’t always mean they look better for it. Like Alien Rocky or Gelato, though, Commerce City Kush is enhanced by its overly resinous genetics and rich, bright-green color, with buds resembling sugar-dipped grapes in the sunshine.
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Smell: It smells better than dog food, for sure. Piney, tart whiffs of melon and soil with subtle hints of Diesel and pepper give it a full-bodied aroma, though you might have to pinch a nug to get it all.
Commerce City Kush, a creation of Denver breeder Rare Dankness, hasn’t achieved stardom yet – but this hyper-local indica definitely has widespread potential.