INDICA DOMINANT HYBRID (THC 22+%)
Bubba OG is a hybrid Indica cannabis strain known for its sweet and fruity aroma, as well as its relaxing and euphoric effects. Created by crossing Apple Fritter x purple punch with a South African landrace to create a strong hardy plant delivering all the benefits and appeal of modern cannabis genetics out of USA and Europe.
The Apple Fritter strain is a cross between two other popular strains, Sour Apple and Animal Cookies. Sour Apple is a hybrid strain that is known for its sweet and fruity flavour, while Animal Cookies is an indica-dominant hybrid that is known for its relaxing and euphoric effects.
Purple Punch is a cross between two other popular strains, Larry OG and Granddaddy Purple. Larry OG is a hybrid strain that is known for its relaxing effects and earthy, piney aroma, while Granddaddy Purple is an indica-dominant strain that is known for its deep purple colour, grape-like aroma, and potent effects.
(Purple Punch x Apple Fritter) x SA Landrace.
Bubba OG typically has dense, chunky buds that are covered in a thick layer of trichomes. The buds are typically a light purple colour, with green and orange accents. Often very resinous and sticky to the touch, which is a result of the strain’s high trichome content. It is a visually appealing strain that is popular amongst medicinal cannabis users.
Bubba OG is known for its unique and complex terpene profile, which gives it a distinct aroma and flavour. Terpenes in Bubba OG include:
- Myrcene (0.92 mg/g): This earthy and musky terpene is also found in hops and mangoes and is known for its sedative and relaxing effects.
- Limonene (6.69 mg/g): This citrusy terpene is also found in lemon and other citrus fruits and is known for its mood-enhancing and stress-reducing effects.
- Pinene (0.41 mg/g): This pine-scented terpene is also found in pine needles and other coniferous trees and is known for its anti-inflammatory and bronchodilator properties.
- Caryophyllene (2.21 mg/g): This spicy terpene is also found in black pepper and cloves and is known for its anti-inflammatory and pain-relieving properties.
- Humulene (1.04 mg/g): This terpene has a woody and earthy aroma and is known for its appetite-suppressing and anti-inflammatory effects.
Bubba OG is known for its sweet, fruity aroma that is often described as grape-like or berry-like. It has undertones of earthy, herbal scent that’s accented by notes of apple, citrus, and diesel. The flavour profile is similar to the aroma, offering up a blend of sweet berries, tart apples and pungent herbs with a hint of fuel on the exhale.
- Myrcene: is known for its sedative and muscle-relaxing effects. Myrcene has potential medicinal uses that include reducing inflammation, promoting sleep, and easing pain.
- Limonene: is known for its mood-enhancing and stress-relieving effects. Limonene has potential medicinal uses that include improving mood, reducing stress and anxiety, and helping to alleviate symptoms of depression.
- Pinene: is known for its energizing and stimulating effects. Pinene has potential medicinal uses that include improving focus and mental clarity, reducing inflammation, and opening airways for better breathing.
- Caryophyllene: is known for its anti-inflammatory and pain-relieving effects. Caryophyllene has potential medicinal uses that include reducing pain and inflammation, relieving anxiety, and improving digestion.
- Humulene: Potentialm medicinal qualities include anti-inflammatory, appetite-suppressing, and potential anti-cancer effects.
Based on the potential medicinal qualities of the terpenes commonly found in Bubba OG, this strain may have the potential to help with the following medical issues:
- Chronic pain: Myrcene, pinene, and caryophyllene are all terpenes that may have potential pain-relieving and anti-inflammatory effects.
- Anxiety: Linalool is a terpene that may have potential anti-anxiety and sedative effects.
- Insomnia: Myrcene is a terpene that may have potential sedative effects, which could potentially help with sleep issues.
- Nausea and loss of appetite: Limonene is a terpene that may have potential appetite-stimulating effects.
This strain vaporizes very smooth. Onset is fast and initial feelings is of upliftment and focus mostly a head high but not overwhelming. Feelings of mood upliftment follow. After 30 mins the body high sets in giving a sense of relaxation of muscles and notable pain relief. Appetite will be stimulated but not excessively and dry mouth not as prominent as other strains. Offers good insomnia relief with one tending to dream more after smoking this strain.