The Serious Seeds genetics of Ak 47 comes from Colombia, Mexico, Thailand and Afghanistan, is 2/3 sativa, was developed in 1992 and presented to the public for the first time in 1994. In 1999, the breeder Simon further stabilized this variety in order to make it more uniform and to reduce the number of different phenotypes. This cultivar grows equally well on soil or with hydro systems. AK 47 develops a distinct, strong, spicy smell and has been available as this cutting in many grow shops for many years. A sativa from Serious Seeds that grows like an indica.