Chemdawg, sometimes called “Chemdog,” is a hybrid marijuana strain that 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, Chemdog 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 strain from a mile away. Cannabis newbies be warned: Chemdawg tends to be very potent. Consumers can expect to have a cerebral experience, coupled with a strong heavy-bodied feeling.
Chemdawg is a nicely balanced hybrid cannabis strain that’s become quite popular over the past several years for both its effects and pungent smell. Its scent and taste are classically cannabis, being of diesel and spicy wet earth. Its harvest-ready buds are bulbous and vivid green.
THC levels average at around 19%. Its high is known to relax the mind and free it from negative, racing thoughts simultaneously leaving the body feeling heavy and pain-free. There’s a slight increase in creativity, and a euphoric feeling will spread throughout the consumer. Many note that this strain is an excellent choice for consuming with loved ones and friends for a night in.
Adverse side-effects beyond dry mouth and eyes include paranoia, dizziness, and nervousness in the form of anxiety.
It takes nine weeks for Chemdawg to fully flower for reaping.
With a near-even balance between sativa and indica (sativa/indica ratio 45:55), Chemdawg Strain delivers on both fronts. A clear cerebral high drives creativity while a stony, sleepy body high fights insomnia and relaxes the muscles. This strain has THC levels up to 19%, meaning it’s more potent than most. It has a powerful spicy, plant-like taste and smell with a hint of diesel; the aroma alone can alert snoopy neighbors to even a carefully concealed pot grow. Not surprisingly, Chemdawg is used to produce Sour Diesel, one of the world’s most popular strains. Little is known about Chemdawg’s history or genetics, though there are urban legends involving a Grateful Dead concert, a handful of seeds, and a grower named Chemdawg. Best for anxiety and pain, this strain is also helpful with depression and ADHD, as well as migraines, arthritis, and PMS. Dry mouth and dry eyes are possible when using this strain, while other side effects are less likely. Chemdawg is most popular on the West Coast, in Nevada, and in Colorado. It’s possible to find on the black market but doesn’t come around very often.