West Coast OG: Big yields, great bud, and a delicious smoke
West Coast OG is a mostly indica autoflowering cannabis strain. It boasts powerful OG Kush genetics, fast flowering types, and great yields.
The effects of this strain often kick in in 2 distinct phases The first is usually characterized by strong euphoria coupled with slightly heady effects. This leaves users feeling happy, giggly, and uplifted. The second phase is where the indica effects take over and is characterized by strong physical relaxation mixed with a general euphoria.
Despite all the negative rumours about autos, this auto variety still manages to boast huge THC concentrations reaching around 21%. While the strain isn’t generally noted for causing headaches or other unwanted side effects like anxiety, it may leave some users slightly couch locked and lazy.
West Coast OG has promising medical effects. For some patients, this strain’s typical indica effects may help alleviate symptoms like pain and inflammation. Others may find it ideal for curbing symptoms of stress, a low mood, or even anxiety.
Given West Coast OG’s high THC levels and indica-dominant properties, many medical users prefer to use this strain at night or in other situations where they do not need to worry about being productive or motivated. In fact, the sedative effects of this strain are so strong that it is often considered a great sleep aid.
The flavours and aromas of this strain are reminiscent of its OG Kush lineage. A fresh batch of these nuggets will usually produce strong pine aromas mixed with the tart freshness of citrus fruit. The flavor is best described as fresh and piney, although some users may also detect some noticeable citrus undertones.
West Coast OG is a great strain for both experienced and novice growers. It is suited for both indoor and outdoor garden and reaches manageable heights of roughly 70-100cm. The strain responds particularly to artificial lighting although it will still flourish outdoors with natural sunlight. It produces big yields of up to 650 g/m² indoors and up to 300g/plant outdoors.
Best of all, this strain is harvest ready in as little as 8-9 weeks, at which point growers will get their hands on beautiful light green buds with a pungent aroma and frosty layer of trichomes.