|Genetics||Chemdawg x Lemon Thai x Old World Pakistani Kush|
|Yield||425-475g/m2 (indoor) / 500-550g/plant dried|
|Height||90-160 cm (indoor) / 180-220 cm (outdoor)|
|Flowering Time||7-9 weeks|
|Effect||one hitter; relaxing and full of flavor|
The OG Kush strain hailed originally from North California. As to the original meaning of the name, some say that it is a memorial to the website OverGrown.com, the world’s biggest cannabis growing site before 2006. Others also claim that OG stands for Original Gangster, a common strain along the Los Angeles San Fernando Valley. It has spread all over the world and has become popular because of its particular aroma and very strong effects. It is a unique strain which cannot simply be compared to other strains of the cannabis family. True, its genetics may be unknown.. However, the modern strain is a cross breed of Chemdawg x Lemon Thai x Old World Pakistani Kush. Regardless of its origins, one thing is sure: it is ocean grown. This feminized strain is definitely loved by many, from regular people, to celebrities, and even patients using medical marijuana.
Overall Appearance, Growth and Effects
One very obvious characteristics of the OG Kush strain is its unique, strong, dank yet slightly citrus smell. It borders between the smell of a strong detergent and fuel. The flavor is the same, with quite a long lasting aftertaste. This strain is quite strong. As a result, veteran smokers usually list this strain on their favorite list. Its kick is both mental and physical. Even though the effect highlights its Sativa dominance, the genetics are primarily Indica, which results to a complex effect. Growing period takes approximately 8 weeks and yields at 425-475g/m2 for indoor growing, and 500-550g for an outdoor environment.
Medical and Other Benefits
The OG Kush strain is the good strain for people who need relief from sleeping disorders such as insomnia. As a medical marijuana, it is perfect for patients of ADD, Glaucoma, PTSD, Migraines, Nausea, Gastrointestinal issues, Cancer, Epilepsy, MS, Alcoholism, Muscle Spasms, Anorexia and Arthritis. Because of its very high potency, this strain is often referred to as a one-hitter smoke. For an average smoker, it can give a knockdown punch which is why it is being used for people who have sleeping disorders. For veteran smokers, however, who can already tolerate its high; it provides a very relaxing and powerful kick. It has a long lasting aftertaste that makes a smoker enjoy the effects afterwards.