Critical Mass is an Indica marijuana strain known for its relaxing effects. Critical Mass has earthy Kush flavors and aromas and will leave even the most experienced marijuana enthusiasts feeling heavy-lidded and sleepy.
Critical Mass’ buds are so large and heavy they break branches. Novice growers will have an easy time with this Indica. Novice consumers, however, may find the powerful body high a little intense. Marijuana enthusiasts will want to hold off until the evening to enjoy this strain, as its heavy sedative effects can put some right to sleep.
Critical Mass Experience
The high from this herb is extremely physical. You can expect ample couch lock. The strong body high can last up to a couple of hours, making this Indica the perfect choice for a movie night. In low doses, you might find that this strain promotes an expansive, creative euphoria.
There is also a high-CBD version of this strain, with 1:1 or 1:2 ratios of THC:CBD. This variety is a cross between the original Critical Mass and another high-CBD strain. The result is an Indica that grows equally as vigorous as the high-THC version.
Traits of Critical Mass and Critical Mass Seeds
While Critical Mass is well known in the marijuana community for its effects, it has a pleasant herbal and earthy taste with hints of sweetness. The flavors are reflected in this strains aroma, making it a pleasant experience for marijuana enthusiasts.
A cross between legendary Skunk No. 1 and Afghani, Critical Mass is one smooth Indica-dominant hybrid. This strain earned its name from the incredible high-yields it produces. The flowers on this plant are so huge that branches are known to snap in half. Critical Mass is a new take on the Big Bud strain from Mr. Nice Seeds.
Medical Benefits of Critical Mass
This strain’s combination of THC and CBD content means it has many medical applications.
- Medical consumers tend to use this strain for pain management
- Those with insomnia will appreciate the drowsy, heavy-lidded nature of this strain
- Patients dealing with migraines or nausea also tend to like this strain for the relief it offers
With a THC content of up to 22%, patients often find that this herb has powerful sedative effects. Medical marijuana patients who are less experienced may want to watch out for Critical Mass’ combination of THC content and heavy body buzz, as it can be quite potent for the uninitiated.