Try a strain with dessert-like taste. The Alf is an indica-dominant hybrid strain with a complicated heritage. It was made by crossing Animal Pie and a Black Raven from The Captain’s Connections. Its parents were also hybrid crosses of popular strains making this an all-around breed with a lot of hidden potentials. Alf smells like cookies and sour cherry, enticing to smell and taste. It is also popular because of its lovely crystal-covered buds.
Type: Indica-dominant, 70% indica/ 30% sativa
Flowering Period: 10 to 12 weeks
Flavors: Diesel, tropical and pungent
THC Level: 15%
Growing Difficulty: Moderate to difficult
What are the effects of Alf?
Alf has an overwhelming euphoric effect that takes effect quickly. You will feel this intensifying feeling build up as you take this strain. Initially, you will feel creative and focused, happy to the point of giggling. However as the strain gradually wears off, a heavy relaxing feeling takes over. This is why it is recommended for night time use.
What are the medical benefits of Alf?
Alf can be used to reduce depression and stress. It is a natural treatment minus any side effects from taking anti-depressant drugs. It can reduce muscle spasms and headaches. You can also use Alf to help you deal with insomnia and sleeplessness because it can relax you, especially during nighttime.
What are the negative effects that you can expect from Alf?
This strain also comes with some negative effects. You will experience dry mouth and dry eyes. New to this strain will experience headaches and dizziness. You will also feel hungry as the effects wear off. Regular use of Alf will reduce any side effects.
Tips for Growing Alf
This is a strain recommended for experienced growers as it needs expert care and attention. It can be grown indoors or outdoors but to improve yield and to give it full attention, indoor growing is more preferred. Give this strain organic fertilizer and water it regularly. Prune the fan leaves when necessary to improve circulation. Give it room to grow and with the right conditions, you will have dense, crystal-coated buds in no time.