You may hear this one go by the name Martian Candy OG, but they’re the same thing. This is an indica-dominant cannabis plant that grows thick, piney flowers with hints of spearmint. The smoke from this cultivar tastes sweetly floral, with earthy undertones.
This strain is recommended for handling glaucoma, fatigue, depression, or headaches, and may work moderately well for minor pain or inflammation. Martian Candy can also trigger the munchies, so it’s a good cultivar for those struggling with hunger issues.
Martian Candy may cause anxiety or paranoia in some users. Cottonmouth and dry eyes are other possible side effects.
Cultivators will be pleased to know Martian Candy grows just as well outdoors as it does indoors, and it tends to flourish in any medium.
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Although the origin of Martian Candy remains a mystery, it’s believed to have OG Kush somewhere in its lineage, and may even be a hardy inbred version of the OG strain.