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About this Hybrid Strain
Despite what you may have heard, the “OG” in “OG Kush” does not stand for “original genetics” nor does it stand for “original gangsta.” It stands for “Ocean Grown.”
This nearly perfect hybrid (55% sativa/45% indica) smells of thick, pine-needle laden soil and sour lemon rinds. When smoked, the flavor of burnt wood and pine sap pulls through.
Its cannabinoid content hovers between 21-24% THC and 1% CBN. Users mention seeking out OG Kush for its ability to alleviate the symptoms of Alzheimer’s, chronic pain, depression, PTSD, menstrual cramps, and attention deficit disorders. It provides an energetic, uplifting buzz with excellent focus and a wicked case of the munchies. It’s recommended for all day use.
Common side effects of OG Kush include cottonmouth and dry eyes.
If grown outdoors, OG Kush should be non-potted and in a dry climate. It typically produces medium yields.
OG Kush gets its name from its origin: the Los Angeles region of California. The story gets a bit murkier from there, but cultivators believe it’s descended from Hindu Kush and Chemdawg, although no one has ever been able to confirm this.
Frequently Asked Questions About Ocean Grown Kush
- What is Ocean Grown Kush (OG Kush)?
Ocean Grown Kush, commonly known as OG Kush, is one of the most iconic and well-known cannabis strains in the world. It has gained a reputation for its potent effects and unique flavor profile.
- Where does Ocean Grown Kush (OG Kush) come from?
The exact origins of OG Kush are not entirely clear, but it is believed to have originated in California during the early 1990s. Some stories suggest it might have descended from Chemdawg and Hindu Kush, while others claim it originated as a phenotype of an unknown strain.
- What does Ocean Grown Kush (OG Kush) smell like?
OG Kush typically has a complex aroma, blending earthy and woody notes with hints of citrus and spice. It often carries a pungent and skunky scent that is instantly recognizable.
- What does Ocean Grown Kush (OG Kush) taste like?
The flavor of OG Kush is renowned for its unique combination of sweet and herbal tastes. Users often report experiencing a mix of lemon, pine, and fuel-like flavors with a hint of spiciness.
- What color does Ocean Grown Kush (OG Kush) have?
OG Kush's buds usually display a range of green shades with orange or brownish pistils. The buds can be quite dense and sticky, and they are often covered in a thick layer of trichomes, giving them a frosty appearance.
- What effects does Ocean Grown Kush (OG Kush) have?
OG Kush is well-regarded for its potent and well-balanced effects. Users often experience a strong sense of euphoria and happiness, accompanied by deep relaxation and a sense of tranquility. It is known for its ability to induce both mental and physical relaxation, making it popular for stress relief and relaxation.
- Is Ocean Grown Kush (OG Kush) an Indica, Sativa, or Hybrid?
OG Kush is is a slight sativa-leaning hybrid strain.