The mother is the original MTF that is native to Alaska. The cut was received in 1987 from a friend who got it in 1985. It was originally crossed to a killer NL1 and subsequently backcrossed to stabilize the mothers traits. BX3 and BX2 versions currently float around with a little more variety to be found in the BX2. In BX3, one can expect to find the same outstanding terp profile that the mother has come to be known for -Hershey’s chocolate mixed with sangria creates a complex aroma that begs to be indulged upon.
A low maintenance strain that when grown closely together can yield 450 – 500 g/m², well suited for beginner growers looking for the ideal blend of indica and sativa genetics. Thanks to her Alaskan roots, she can take the cold weather with ease, without concern for moldy buds. Her THC levels will reach 20% and with a CBD level of 1.4%, however her effects are more euphoric yet chilled. Matanuska Feminized is an easy to trim strain, that will grow buds so dense they will made a loud thud when dropped.
Experiencing this strain: The effects of this strain are long lasting and a wonderful combination of calming, with an upbeat euphoric element. Be warned, she is well known for a creeper high that will reveal itself to you after the first 20 minutes or so. She is not too heavy body and with the right amount of energy and focus to make the experience ideal for social scenarios, daytime use, as well as a great selection for medical patients
One of the things that makes this strain so special is the terpene profile, that is extremely fruity, with a chocolate edge. When smoking the combination becomes one big flavour fest, that is similar to eating a bowl of fresh fruits, sweets and a hand full of chocolates. Medical patients may find this strain useful for pain relief, relieving depression, improving clarity and motivation, relieving feelings of anxiety and tension, insomnia and suppressed appetite.