All About The Mango Kush Marijuana Strain

All About The Mango Kush Marijuana Strain

June 15, 2021

The exact origins of Mango Kush are unknown, but online sources believe the strain is a cross between Mango, a KC Brains strain, and the infamous Hindu Kush.

Regardless of its ancestry, Mango Kush is popular among consumers for its tropical, solid flavours and body effects, attributed to high levels of myrcene.

About Mango Kush Marijuana Strains

Mango Kush is a predominantly Indica strain. Its robust flavours and aromas are reminiscent of the tropical fruit after which it is named, but it also has a banana undertone.

THC levels in Mango Kush can reach up to 16%, with an average of 10-12%. This strain hits most users immediately, producing both a strong body stone and euphoria. Many people report that this strain makes them more open and talkative. It can occasionally cause 'the giggles,' especially at higher doses or when used for the first time.

The effects of Mango Kush typically last one to two hours. It's a classic munchies strain, and many patients use it to relieve nausea and stimulate appetite. This strain also induces drowsiness, which typically begins halfway through the duration of its effects. Cottonmouth, dry eyes, paranoia, dizziness, and anxiety are all possible side effects.

It is not recommended for use during the day, but it can help with chronic aches and pains, particularly joint pain. Mango Kush helps with insomnia and may also help with headaches and migraines. Patients also use it to treat stress and anxiety, as well as to reduce inflammation.

Common Usage

  • Depressed
  • A Loss of Appetite
  • Insomnia
  • Pain
  • Nausea

Typical Effects

  • Relaxed
  • Dry Eyes
  • Cotton Mouth
  • Sedated
  • Euphoria

Mango Kush Grow Information

Mango Kush is known for its girthy buds that are densely packed and trichome-covered. Mango Kush requires regular pruning to increase airflow to its squat lower branches, but it never grows taller than 5 feet (1.2 meters). By maintaining warm, dry conditions, novice growers can quickly raise Mango Kush in either indoor or outdoor settings. When grown in direct sunlight, the cultivar matures in 8-9 weeks and mid-to-late October in the Northern Hemisphere.

Mango Kush Tastes, Appearance, Fragrance

The Mango Kush marijuana strain tastes like a mango fruit, with a distinct kush flavour and hints of pine on the exhale. Its marijuana strain buds are covered in orange pistils and are said to be very dense. The plant grows to 4-5 feet on average height. Flowering time is 9-11 weeks, and it is popular among both indoor and outdoor growers. When the bud is broken apart, the thick, shiny trichomes are visible. The aroma and flavour are described as Mango and banana.

Many people enjoy Mango Kush not only for its effects but also for its incredibly fragrant aroma. This marijuana strain bud will fill the room with the scent of fruits and make your mouth water with its pungent earthiness. A whiff of fresh mangoes will cling to the air and linger for a while, making for a pleasant experience.

Mango Kush Medical Uses

Many patients have reported that Mango Kush has helped them deal with their discomforts and ailments. This strain is a powerful healer, and many doctors still prescribe it for a wide range of minor and chronic illnesses and pains, as well as mood disorders and anxiety.


The main reason why this hybrid has remained popular in the medical cannabis scene is stress. Because of its strong sedative properties, Mango Kush is highly beneficial in the treatment of insomnia. This hybrid is also a potent pain reliever. It has been shown to alleviate pains caused by various illnesses, including muscle spasms, joint pains, migraines, headaches, and other chronic pain.

Mango Kush Effects

Because it has moderate THC levels of up to 16%, this marijuana strain is suitable for beginners and low-tolerance users. Due to its sedative properties, the Mango Kush strain is best suited for the evening and nighttime use.


The marijuana strain Mango Kush produces an uplifting cerebral high as well as a mild body buzz. It relieves stress and aids in insomnia and nausea treatment. It has analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties and promotes mind-body relaxation and sleep.


Mango Kush Adverse Reactions


Mango Kush has few side effects, which appear when you consume more than you can handle. In that case, you might feel a little dizzy. A mild headache can sometimes accompany this.


Cottonmouth is a common ailment in which your mouth feels dry, and you may feel slightly dehydrated. Mango Kush can also cause a dry eye sensation. In rare cases, you may experience mild paranoia after smoking this potent kush.

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Mango Kush Marijuana Strains: Key Points

  • Its Origin; Mango Indica mixed with the Hindu Kush
  • Side effects: happy, relaxed, euphoric, giggly, uplifted
  • Negative Reactions: dry mouth, dry eyes, dizzy, paranoid, headache
  • Medical Use: Stress, depression, pain, insomnia, headaches
  • THC %: 11%-20% 
  • CBD %: 0.30%
  • Indica/Sativa %: 65% / 35%