Tips for Growing Banana Kush Cannabis

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Strain Overview: Banana Kush, named for its sweet banana-like scent, is a cross between Ghost OG and Skunk Haze. The effects are well-rounded, leaving consumers feeling elevated, relaxed, and curious.

Grow Techniques: Indoors, this strain will do great in a hydroponic setup. Banana Kush generally grows to a medium height, making it manageable in small spaces. Keep up with pruning and training, and ensure airflow in the canopy while providing plenty of support for the colas.

Flowering Time: 8-9 weeks

Yield: Moderate to high 

Grow Difficulty: Moderate 

Climate: Keep humidity down to around 40 percent while flowering to protect against mold. Banana Kush performs best if kept between 68 and 80 degrees Fahrenheit. 

Indoor/Outdoor: Does best indoors; a stable environment produces the best yield.

Feeding: Banana Kush can be fed heavily. Keep the plant strong with micronutrients to help keep powdery mildew from infiltrating the garden.


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