OG Kush is widely touted around the world as a major best-seller. Its unmistakable flavor, mixed with the strength of its effects, guarantee a bomb high. OG Kush hits even the most experienced smokers with a heavy buzz – something that can be attributed to its above-average THC levels.
With its history and origin heavily disputed, there are many stories and fables about OG Kush. Rumors say the “OG” in its name stands for the once largest global grow-site OverGrown.com, which was famously shut down by the Canadian police in 2006. Other stories are about how its name is an ode to the California strain Original Gangster.
The most solid of all stories surrounding this strain, explains its parentage as that of a mix of the notorious Chemdawg strain, crossed with an exotic Old World Paki Kush. In terms of its name, it has been noted that OG apparently stands for “Ocean Grown”, but also for simply “Original”.
Information about OG Kush:
|ORIGIN||Chemdawg Crossed with Old World Paki Kush|
|EFFECTS||Relaxed – 10
Happy – 9
Euphoric – 8
Pplifted – 7
Hungry – 5
|ADVERSE REACTIONS (NEGATIVE)||Dry Mouth – 10
Dry Eyes – 6
Dizzy – 4
Paranoid – 3
Headache – 2
|FRAGRANCE||Lemon, Sour, Earthy, Pine|
|FLAVORS||Earthy, Pine, Spicy, Herbal, Woody|
|MEDICAL||Stress – 10
pain – 8
depression – 8
insomnia – 6
headaches – 5
|FLOWERING TIME INDOORS||8-9 Weeks|
|FLOWERING TIME OUTDOORS||Early October|
|PLANT HEIGHT||Low but Dense|
|THC CONTENT %||19-26%|
|INDICA / SATIVA %||75% / 25%|
|INDOOR YIELD||17oz/ m2|
|OUTDOOR YIELD||16 oz/ Plant|
|CLIMATE||Hot and Tropical|
|RESISTANCE TO DISEASE||Susceptible to Powdery Mildew, Low Resistance to Bugs and Disease|
* 10 is the highest
* 1 is the lowest
Much like its fragrance, OG Kush tastes fresh and earthy. It’s obvious woody taste carries a touch of spice and has been said to taste a bit like something that was thrown on the barbecue. Its sweet notes are prevalent and mixed with the lemon-lime citrus notes, create a unique blend, explaining why it has maintained its high demand over the years.
Because of its reliable potency and its high THC levels, OG Kush is a strain that is popularly prescribed to help treat an array of ailments. It can provide deep muscular relief and relaxation, long lasting relief from headaches, migraines and nausea.
It is a favorite among those suffering from anxiety and depression ,because of its ability to induce a state of peaceful unwinding. Insomnia and restlessness is also therefore easily cured with the help of OG Kush.
Legend says that it has grown popular among gang members, for the fact that it contains a high level of CBD – something that can help ease physical pain caused by gunshot wounds. Whether or not that is true, OG Kush does offer itself up as a powerful pain-reliever, for a broad spectrum of physical as well as mental pains if interested.
When grown indoors and in a controlled microclimate, OG Kush can yield 17 ounces per m2, with an expected flowering time and average of somewhere between 8-9 weeks.
OG Kush, when carefully tended to and grown in an outdoor setting can yield around 16 ounces per plant. It is ready for Donation.