The Indica dominant hybrid Headband OG is a cannabis strain known for creating a mild tightening sensation around the cranium, hence its name. A cross between Sour Diesel and OG Kush, Headband OG produces high THC levels making it a sought-out strain for veteran consumers.
Reviewers have noted that the high of Headband OG comes on slowly, starting with an uplift in mood coupled with a long-lasting full-bodied stone that leaves them feeling like they're wrapped in a blanket of euphoria. Its effects are powerful, but not overpowering when consumed in small doses. When overly consumed, Headband OG effects can quickly turn physical, inducing couchlock and lethargy in some users. Best suited for evening use, Headband OG's overall effects are sedating and not recommended for doing anything physical. Instead, those looking to alleviate chronic pain symptoms, inflammation, insomnia, and appetite loss have found some relief when consuming this relaxing Indica strain.
Cultivating Headband OG can be relatively easy. Its yields remain large with a flowering time of 9 to 10 weeks. This robust and sturdy plant that can be grown in or outdoors is resilient to mold and is heavily fragrant. When properly cured, Headband OG's buds will have hues of light and dark greens that are covered in resinous trichomes that make it difficult to break apart by hand. Its pungent aroma is skunky and sour with hints of petrol and pine. The flavor is quite similar, having more of a sweet and skunky finish on the exhale.
THC levels of Headband OG are high can reach up to 24% and not recommended for novice consumers.