If you’re a fan of mood-lifting weed and whatever Ms. Chiquita has going on in that giant hat — which, if you don’t know, is a whole lotta tropical fruit — you’ll love the Banana Punch strain. This evenly balanced hybrid delivers head-to-toe effects that’ll have you feeling tingly, tranquil, and totally at ease.
Strain Table of Contents
The Banana Punch strain tastes just like what you might imagine a banana-based tropical punch might taste like. Each toke will bless your palate with notes of:
Banana Punch Strain Information
Depending on where you get it, Banana Punch can be moderately or seriously potent, as this strain’s THC levels typically range from 18% to 26%. This 50/50 indica-sativa hybrid is known for being a bit of a creeper, so don’t be surprised if its full effects come on slower than other strains.
When it does hit, the Banana Punch high kicks off with a mood-lifting, euphoric brain buzz that’ll have you feeling happy, creative, and focused for hours on end. Eventually, a soothing relaxation will wash over your physical form, which, combined with your brain buzz, will leave you feeling totally tranquil and at ease.
It won’t take long for those gently relaxing effects to morph into full-blown sedation, and from there, you’ll likely find yourself dozing off to sleep. Lots of folks say Banana Punch is an excellent medicine for a variety of physical and mental health concerns, including pain, depression, anxiety, loss of appetite, excessive stress, and insomnia.
Banana Punch Strain Effects
Banana Punch Strain Pairings
¿Téo? — “Thru My Hair”: This Latin-style number will have you feeling like you’re chillin’ on a beach somewhere along the Gulf of Mexico. So will Banana Punch, so the two are an excellent pair.
Cherokee — “Love Your Days”: Banana Punch will definitely have you loving your days after you enjoy a few tokes, and this groovy, endless summer jam will have you feeling the same. Pair the two, and your mood will soar.
Jack Johnson — “Banana Pancakes”: This song is meant to keep ya from doin’ what you’re supposed to (according to the lyrics), and Banana Punch has the same effect. A match made in heaven.
Banana cream pie: Nosh in this creamy, delectable dessert to double your happiness while enjoying some Banana Punch.
Fruit salad: If you want something healthy when the munchies hit, toss together a bowl of your favorite fruits and chow down. If you’re craving something a little more indulgent, spoon some Cool Whip in there.
Barbeque pineapple pizza: Pizza is always the best when you’re high and hungry, and the sweet, spicy, and smoky notes in this one tastes amazing alongside Banana Punch’s fruit-forward flavor. Is pineapple on pizza a sin? That’s your call.
Painkiller: Banana Punch has some super-strong pineapple notes, and so does this delicious tropical cocktail. Enjoy them together, and you might just feel like you’ve taken some real painkillers.
Daiquiri: Sip on something sour and just a touch sweet to offset the super-sweet, fruity flavors of Banana Punch.
Spicy margarita: Banana Punch is super sweet with a touch of spice, and this spicy take on the classic margarita pairs well with those notes.