While some argue that Red Congolese is an African sativa landrace, this variety was popularized in California weaves in Mexican and Afghani roots, giving it a more indica-like appearance. The buds are mostly fat and chunky, which is unusual given it being a pure sativa.
The colorful palette of landrace strains which make up its genetics creates a complex profile of effects and flavours. Tropical fruits and citrus dominate, while spice, earth and even a hint of berried fruit lurk within.
As for its effects, the sativa genetics are clearly at the forefront with a resulting high that is a weightless euphoria. A strain that promotes focus and mental clarity, its energizing properties make Red Congolese perfect for morning and daytime usage.
Parents: African, Mexican, Afghani
Flavours: Earthy, citrus, tropical, spicy/herbal, slight berry
Effects: Focused, creative, energetic, happy, euphoric
Medical: Depression, stress, fatigue, lack of appetite, pain