Not to be confused with Banana Kush, Banana Clips is an elusive strain that packs an Indica dominant punch. A fairly fresh strain on the scene, the Canadian genetics emerged in just 2016. With a classic lineage, Banana Clips is a reliable go-to for balanced hybrid effects with soothing and relaxing effects.
- Cross of Strawberry Banana x Grizzly Purple Kush
- Indica dominant hybrid (80% Indica to 20% Sativa)
- Moderate levels of THC
- Majestic golden shades
- Classic earthy aromas with a hint of fruitiness
Appearance and Aromas
Even with its parent strains, Banana Clips shy away from purple tones and produces bright green hues with a hint of golden colouring. Giving the nugs a unique appearance similar to the fruit that it’s named for. The spherical and bulbous buds emit a pleasant yet unique aroma that combines banana and pine. Like banana bread baking on Christmas morning.
The strain’s most prominent scent notes include:
- Bubble gum
Effects and Medical Use
The mellowing nature of Banana Clips Indica dominant characteristics make the strain ideal for both recreational and medical users. It’s most used at nighttime due to its ability to chill the body and mind. The buzz relaxes the body with tingly sensations while keeping your mind alert for stimulating and somewhat motivating thoughts.
While you’ll feel a rush of cerebral elevation upon your first puff, puff, pass, the strain has what’s known as ‘creeper’ effects. Meaning that the bulk of the beneficial effects will creep on slowly, and be felt more intensely as time goes on. You’ll feel bursts of happiness with the case of the giggles, that relaxes into a semi-sedated and relaxing state.
Banana Clip’s most notable effects are:
- Soothing relaxation
- Mellowed mind
- Uplifting euphoria
- Mood elevating
As for medical use, the unique combinations of cannabinoids and terpenes are ideal for a wide-ranging number of conditions and symptoms. Banana Clips can be helpful in treating the following:
- Appetite loss
- Chronic Pain
Tips for Consuming this Strain
First off, because of its appetite-stimulating nature, you’ll want to get your snacks ready and your couch spot prepared. Banana Clips is notorious for delivering an intense case of the munchies, and gradual couch-lock effects. This means most users avoid the strain for wake-and-bake sessions, but it’s benefits are ideal for pre-bedtime routines.
Banana Clip has the power to lull consumers into a restful sleep with soothing body and mind sensations. Due to its potently powerful Indica nature, it might not be best for social settings and is perfect for a relaxing evening at home. Banana Clips is one strain that’s hard to find, due to its recent emergence onto the scene and well-liked effects. It’s a strain that sells out quickly and is highly sought-after.