Platinum 44 is an indica dominant hybrid strain with unknown genetics due to its rarity on the medicinal market. Although its parentage is unknown, Platinum 44 has been measured at having an average THC level of 18% on average and a low average CBD level of approximately 0.24%. This bud gets its name from its bright silvery color that comes from a thick coating of sparkling crystal trichomes. The nugs are round and dense in nature with a dark green coloration and purple undertones that are exposed once the nugs are broken apart. This bud has an intense flavor of sweet earthy flavors accented by spicy pungency. The aroma is of rich fruity earthy flavors that are accented by herbs and spices. The Platinum 44 high is very body heavy in nature due to its indica dominance. It starts with a mild euphoric effect that leaves you uplifted yet incredibly calm. This is accompanied by a slowly building numbing body buzz that immediately erases any physical or mental pain, leaving you utterly relaxed and at ease. These effects make Platinum 44 ideal for use at night by patients who suffer from conditions such as insomnia, chronic stress or anxiety, migraines or headaches, and chronic pain.
Kief refers to the resin glands which contain the terpenes and cannabinoids that make cannabis so unique. While marijuana sans kief still contains cannabinoids, the resin glands that develop on flower buds pack the biggest punch.