Emerald Kush is an Indica dominant strain which produces signature buds that are not quite green, as they have a vague blue tint to the color, it is the easiest way to distinguish Emerald Kush among impostors. Emerald Kush buds also have an excellent trichome presence and brownish red hairs peaking out of the dense buds. Both the taste and smell are abnormally sweet, the difference being the smell is more perfume like and the taste is that of skunky pine. High tolerance tokers tend to appreciate Emerald Kush strain more as it is less likely to lose it’s potency on the patient. Growing Emerald Kush Marijuana Has Medical Benefits.