Alaskan Thunder Fuck (also referred to as ATF, Matanuska Thunder Fuck or Matanuska Tundra). Is a legendary sativa-dominant strain originating in the Matanuska Valley area of Alaska.
Alaskan Thunderfuck sets itself apart with chunky buds that are medium to large in size and have a tapered, spade-like appearance. The leaves, which are a pale shade of sea green. Have a fluffy look and feel and can be easily torn away from their central stems. Vibrant orange pistils wind their way through these piecey leaves. Finally, a dense blanket of trichomes covers the inner and outer surfaces of the flowers. Making them sticky and particularly hard to break up without the help of a grinder. ATF usually presents large, beautifully frosted buds with incredibly strong odors of pine, lemon, menthol, and skunk. Known for possessing a relaxing yet intensely euphoric high. It is also describe as having a “creeper” effect as well as pronounced appetite enhancement.
Origin of Alaskan Thunder Fuck
Alaskan Thunder Fuck (ATF) was originally cultivated in Matanuska Valley, Alaska. Sources are conflict about the genetic origin of this strain, but most seem to agree it began as a cross between Russian Ruderalls and an unknown type of Northern California Sativa, later to be cross again with Afghani Landrace in the 1970s. The Alaskan Thunder Fuck (ATF for short) strain originates from the Matanuska Valley in Alaska and its Sativa genetics are somewhat of a mystery. Being a Sativa, this strain really only affects your head and is a popular choice of medication for medical marijuana patients suffering from chronic migraines, PTSD, sleep disorders, and more.
Its THC content averages between 12-15%. Its high is describe as fast-acting, long-lasting, and relieves aches throughout the body as well as increasing appetite. It can create cerebral activity, enhancing social engagements and creativity for some. However, this strain is to be use medically worldwide since its birth in the 70s.