Home grower’s take: “You’ll have to get it from seed online, probably, because it’s still pretty rare. Her smell and heady effects might seem sativa, especially in the grow, but, good God, does it smell like a carton of morning orange juice. But the buds are very dense, like an indica. Smells a lot like Clementine, honestly. I’m not sure you or I could tell the difference.”
Mimosa’s easiest strength to pinpoint is its tangerine aroma. Sharp notes of tropical citrus fruits bounce around the nostrils and lull customers into a sense of bliss, as though they’d just smelled a scented candle. Relatively high levels of beta-caryophyllene, linalool and limonene terpenes make it a hit among tokers who prefer the taste of citrus strains, but that’s not Mimosa’s only visceral appeal. Large frosted buds stand out easily on dispensary shelves with their light-violet hues — probably a marker of the strain’s Purple Punch lineage. That same background makes itself known by giving users the yawns within a couple hours of smoking. Seriously, don’t let Mimosa’s breakfast scent and initial uplift fool you: It can make for a very disorienting experience, much like a bottomless order of the beverage variety.
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Mimosa can be found at Silver Stem Fine Cannabis locations around the metro area, as well as at the Herbal Cure, High Level Health and the Lodge. My favorites so far come from the Herbal Cure and High Level Health, both of which look like they were dipped in cocaine and smell like they were sprayed with organic tangerine juice — a deadly combination for the Denver elite.
People say that a sure sign of aging is that your hangovers get worse, but if you can battle through the pain and make it to work, that proves you’re still young at heart. They’re wrong: The real sign that you’re moving over the hill comes when you start preferring going out during the day to going out at night, when both your body and your mind have had it with the bar-room chumming, tequila shots and Taco Bell runs. Now you care more about raking leaves, finishing The Haunting of Hill House before social media spoils it, and enjoying a good meal.
Looks: Mimosa comes packaged in moderately dense cone-shaped buds, and in a myriad of colors. Wintergreen calyxes, bright-orange pistils, milky trichomes and occasional purple spots on the buds and leaves make this a beautiful sativa-leaning hybrid.
Effects: Mirroring its drink-inspired name in more ways than one, Mimosa starts out with a blast of exuberant energy, but lack of concentration and distractions are amplified, and the crash is always around the corner. The strain’s hazy, potent effects make it a candidate for treating anxiety, headaches, minor pain, eating disorders and stress, among other conditions.
Flavor: Poorly grown or nutrient-heavy cuts of Mimosa won’t showcase its loud, tropical flavors, but anything properly flushed should bring out a thick, fresh-squeezed taste of tangerine with a subtle, earthy back end.
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If going hard at brunch now means buds instead of booze, you can get the best of both worlds from Mimosa, a sativa-leaning hybrid named after the favored Sunday cocktail. A child of Clementine and Purple Punch, Mimosa is a strain new to Denver that’s gotten off to a quick start.
What a beautiful looking bud. And the Smell when I first one the bag was great busted up good and took 2 straight hits in my Glass Bong and man that taste is like a sweet duel with fruit or Berries and as of now I’m an hour into the high and I feel Energy Euphoric energy back of my head my eyes feel sharper with a positive feeling from your stomach to your chest lol 😂 this Sativa gets a Thumbs up from me
Nothing to write home about, must have been the grower at Urban Wellness, didn’t know what the hoot he or she was doing! Purple Punch and Clementine, each strain on their own can hold their own weight, the plant wasn’t properly flushed! Crap weed from Urban Wellness.
Decent only had 1 j of it up to now so far so good has a unique fruity flavour almost overpowering in taste but nice and an instant string relaxing high body and cerebal been looking forward to this 1st time trying the 1st 2 pics on here are mine.
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Excellent high uplifting and energizing. High THC 27% beautiful smell and taste. Was a great pain reliever for me.
Just got some from a local dispensary and it’s beautiful. Smell, bud structure and buzz. Absolutely fire, really clears my head and allows me to focus, and forget the bad memories 👍
Mimosa strain flavorful. High is heady but ends in a body high that is very sedating. Taste I receive was a lil fruity but pungent underneath with just a sweet exhale somewhat. Nice-strange taste but the smell is just as strange. Different but great strain to try
One of the best morning strains, in my opinion.
Mimosa Kush is as refreshing as it sounds. The name doesn’t give it justice when it comes to potency, unlike champagne and orange juice the flavour is there but the high hits you immediately with the cerebral euphoric, nearly overwhelming enjoyable Buzz. Great for the veteran smoker to use throughout the day it’s uplifting characteristics will satisfy the likes of any sativa connoisseur. Though it does have its sedative properties due to its high THC content which can reach up to 28% The strain is best used for nighttime when it comes to moderate to casual smokers all in all Mimosa is a great all-around strain with a little citrus blend to go along with that earthy Kush taste that all Indica lovers know well. The string was conceived by Crossing Clementine with purple punch to create this heavy-hitting sativa dominant power house sure to keep you in an uplifting mood and to de-stress after a long day novice consumers will find that the sedative properties will help for people who suffer from sleep disorders as well as acute anxiety this strain should not be overlooked and stands to this day as one of my top 10 sativas
Mimosa is a sativa dominant hybrid strain (70% sativa/30% indica) created through crossing the classic Purple Punch X Clementine strains. If you're looking for an early morning pick-me-up (minus the alcohol), this bud is totally for you. Mimosa packs bright and happy daytime effects that are pe…