Bubba Kush

  • Bubba,
  • Bubba OG Kush,
    Indica 21% THC 1% CBD

At a Glance

Feelings: Sleepy, Hungry, Relaxed,
Negatives: Dry Mouth, Dry Eyes, Dizzy,
Commonly Used For: Stress, Pain, Insomnia,
Calming Energizing
Low THC High THC

Bubba Kush Strain Overview

Bubba Kush is a well-known cultivar within the cannabis community. This cultivar is also known as BK, Bubba, Bubba OG Kush, and Pre-98 Bubba Kush. Its genetics are unclear, but it is believed to be an Afghani and OG Kush cross. Bubba Kush has deep, rich coffee chocolate aromas mixed with herby harsh-like flavors. Users report feeling effects of sleepy tranquility, muscle relaxation,  and happiness. Medical cannabis patients have reported using Bubba Kush to treat conditions like mood disorders, muscle spasms, chronic stress, insomnia, and loss of appetite.

Strain profile, effects, and common uses are based on customer reviews. Further research is needed, and effects may vary by user. Information on this page does not constitute or replace medical advice.


Sleepy Hungry Relaxed Dry Mouth Dry Eyes Dizzy


Sweet Spicy Coffee


Caryophyllene Limonene Myrcene


21% THC 1% CBD

Bubba Kush Strain Effects & Common Usage

High levels of CBD have been shown in studies to help relieve anxiety, pain, inflammation, depression, and insomnia.

Sleepy. Myrcene has demonstrated sedative effects that may help induce sleepy feelings.

Hungry. THC has been shown to release the hormone ghrelin, which increases hunger cues.

Relaxed. Limonene can cause relaxing effects.

Stress. Limonene has demonstrated mood-enhancing effects that may help to ease stress and anxiety.

Pain. THC and myrcene have been shown in studies to have analgesic effects, while caryophyllene has demonstrated anti-inflammatory effects, which may also reduce pain levels.

Insomnia. High levels of THC and myrcene may have sedating effects that can help with sleep.

Bubba Kush Strain Dosage Recommendations

While Bubba Kush is a cultivar with therapeutic and recreational benefits, users consider it to be a moderate experience. It can reach levels of over 25% THC, so it should be consumed in mindful doses with tolerance levels in mind.

The right dosage can vary greatly from one user to the next. If you have questions about finding the right dosage or product type for your needs, consider consulting with a medical cannabis doctor, or you can request a consultation with NuggMD’s Cannabis Concierge.

Cultivation Tips

Space Needed 7ft height
Growing Environment 50-65% humidity, moderate environment (72-80 degrees Fahrenheit)
Flowering Time 8 - 9 weeks
Yield Low
Recommended Level Novice