Week 46: Trump OG
OG Kush x Presidential OG
This questionably named strain is an indica-dominant hybrid created by blending two well-known strains, OG Kush and the cleverly titled Presidential OG. Don’t let the name sway you one way or the other, as this is an extremely giggly bud and well worth the try. If nothing else about the name Trump makes you laugh, let this be the thing.
The super high THC average at 20% is great for a slew of ailments, making it a stellar medical choice. These fluffy, forest green buds smell of tree fruit and musk with hints of pungent lemon and citrus fruits. The aromas are very much the same in these little grape shaped buds. The thick coating of orange hair and amber trichomes give it the visual pop that makes growing bud so fine.
Trump OG is a creeper and has a tendency to sneak up on if you aren’t careful. This on
e is coming for you hard after just a couple of hits. At first, you’ll feel talkative and cheerful, with major giggle fits throughout the high. That social butterfly flutters off into a stoney buzz that overtakes your whole body. It causes the user to become completely introspective, so don’t be surprised if you suddenly become quiet and heavy. It is also a strong sedative, which is great if you want a solid night of sleep. As you inch your way closer to your bed you may feel the munchies, so be sure to get set up with your favorite snacks so you don’t find yourself wandering like a zombie in the middle of the night in search of food.
Because of the aforementioned effects, this strain is perfect for a myriad of medical ailments. In addition to its very smooth smoke, which makes it easier for beginners to ease into finding their limit, it is highly effective in the treatment of depression, stress, anxiety, pain, migraines, and insomnia. As it does give users a burst of ene
rgy on the initial rush, it is also great for brief relief of fatigue, though is not recommended for long-term treatment of this particular affliction.
Growing this plant leans towards intermediate as it is prone to some
molds and might give beginners a headache they are trying to cure. Enjoy the fruits of your labor at around 8 to 9 weeks for indoor growers and early to mid-October for an outdoor harvest. The yield is average, but not disappointing.
Regardless of your feelings for this strain’s namesake, it is worth a stab. The extremely silly nature of this bud makes it quite social and worth the try. The smoke is easy on your lungs and will leave you feeling super satisfied, a bit hungry, and very ready for bed.
Week 45: ChemDawg
No serious source known:
Chemdawg has developed quite the name for itself over the years. Between its mysterious origin, ambiguous genetics, and the plethora of successful crosses the strain has produced, Chemdawg has practically secured itself a permanent place in the cannabis hall of fame. The original source of powerhouse strains like Sour Diesel and OG Kush, Chemdawg is known for its distinct, diesel-like aroma. Pungent and sharp, you’ll be able to smell this hybrid from a mile away.
Cannabis newbies be warned: Chemdawg tends to be very potent. Depending on grow conditions, this strain tends to have THC levels of 15-20%. Consumers can expect to have a very cerebral experience, coupled with a strong heavy-bodied feeling.
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Week 44: Purple Punch
Larry OG x Granddaddy Purp
Purple Punch is the sweet and sedating union of two indica-dominant classics. By breeding Larry OG with Granddaddy Purple, the astonishing trichome laden Purple Punch was born, smelling of grape candy, blueberry muffins, and tart Kool-Aid. The potency of this strain gives the consumer a one-two punch to the head and body, initially landing between the eyes and settling down into the limbs. Purple Punch is a delicious dessert strain that is best suited for after dinner. Its effects are preferred for managing nausea, stress, minor body aches, and sleeplessness.
Week 43: Gelato
Sunset Sherbert x GSC (Thin mint cut)
Gelato (also referred to as “Larry Bird”) is another tantalizing hybrid cannabis strain from Cookie Fam Genetics, following in the footsteps of its parents Sunset
Sherbet and Thin Mint Girl Scout Cookies. This Bay Area, California native gets its name from the fruity, dessert-like aroma, a common genetic thread among the Cookie family. Her buds tend to bloom in dark purple hues illuminated by fiery orange hairs and a shining white coat of crystal resin. Novice consumers may want to approach this THC powerhouse with caution, but those armed with a high tolerance will delight in Gelato’s heavy-handed euphoria. Physical relaxation comes on strong, but many find themselves still mentally agile enough to stay productive and creative when enjoying Gelato during the day.
Gelato has many Phenos around 25 were at the final cookie fam tasting party. The Most Popular Phenos are:
#25 Barry Bonds
#41 Bacio (supposedly Italian for Hazelnut)