Alien OG is a phenomenal hybrid marijuana strain produced by crossing Alien Kush and Tahoe OG Kush. This strain was established by the cultivators at Cali Connection who then spread it across the world. Alien OG has high THC levels of about 30%, which puts it amongst the most potent hybrid strains in the world. Alien OG offers a mixture of Indica/Sativa effects which means you get the best of both worlds with this strain.
Appearance and Smell
The Alien OG plants grow short and compact. The plants are easily recognizable from their dark green leaves, icy white trichomes, and curly orange pistils. These pistils are useful during the pollination process and grow close to each other. Since Alien OG has a rich THC composition, it paves way for a highly frosty, and sticky coating. The strain can also be easily recognized from its beautiful cosmic-look which resembles an alien.
Alien OG has a mixture of different tastes including pine, lemon, and earth. This natural flavor is very appetizing for most users. The taste of Alien OG is reminiscent of other OG Kush strains.
The taste is also balanced and not too overwhelming on the consumer. The smoke from this strain is pleasurable and easy to inhale. Users can take multiple inhales without coughing or having any issues with their lungs.
Alien OG THC Content
The average THC percentage of Alien OG cannabis strain is around 20-25%, however, some phenotypes are considered to have more than 30%, which makes this strain very potent. On the other hand, the CBD content is rather low with just 0.1%.
Growing Alien OG Cannabis Seeds
Alien OG cannabis seeds are reserved for people growers who have basic knowledge about growing. The seeds usually grow at the best in outdoor environments that have high humidity. The plants are resistant to pests and insects but not quite resistant to mold and rot. Allowing the plants under humid conditions can lead to disease and rot. Therefore, it’s recommended to keep Alien OG plants away from humidity.
Indoor growers of Alien OG should expect a yield of about 11 ounces of delicious weed per square meter of space.
Outdoor growers should expect a higher yield due to the natural environment and sunlight. When these plants grow outdoor, they usually yield about 13 ounces of powerful weed per plant.
Medical Benefits of Alien OG
Alien OG marijuana is a very potent strain with THC levels up to 28 percent. Due to its power, it can be used for any kind of pain. A few tokes of this strain can help with musculoskeletal pain. It also has anti-inflammatory properties which can help with different types of pain including muscle pain, muscle soreness, sciatica and neck pain, joint and arthritis pain. The Indica properties of this strain are also useful for reducing the effects of chronic stress.
Alien OG can also help to relieve migraines, pain, fatigue, nausea, loss of appetite, and stress. It can also act as a nighttime strain which helps users to quickly fall asleep after a stressful day.
This cannabis strain can relieve anxiety and depression caused by chronic stress. The potent hybrid strain will remove all worrying thoughts and put your mind only on real-time events. Its ability to bring about a stimulating and cerebral high makes it suitable for patients with ADD and ADHD. It can bring focus and reduce racing thoughts and psychomotor agitation.
Alien OG weed strain can relieve neuropathic pain which results from damage to the nerves. Conditions such as peripheral neuropathy, fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, and even Phantom Limb Syndrome can be relieved by using Alien OG.
Alien OG can be an effective treatment for nausea. A couple of tokes in the morning can get rid of nausea for the rest of the day. This is a significant treatment for people who experience nausea due to chemotherapy and radiation for cancer, or disorders such as dysautonomia.
Alien OG can help regain appetite and help individuals gain weight. Patients with diseases that require sufficient nutrition can use this strain as a way to eat sufficient nutrients and recover from their illness.
Alien OG Experience
Alien OG brings a blend of Sativa and Indica effects which are incredibly powerful. Consumers are recommended to begin slowly. The effects are usually felt instantly.
Individuals will instantly feel a pleasant Sativa rush after a single hit of Alien OG. It will bring happiness as well as high levels of confidence. It also provides the energy needed for different activities. The first stage of the high is dominated by the Indica effects which come with high relaxation. This strain will facilitate sleep and bring about a relaxed mental state. After just a few inhales, you will become stuck on your couch filled with a high relaxation spirit. Therefore, it’s best for use during the evening. It is a well-balanced stimulating effect that removes any form of anxiety or paranoia.
The second stage of the high brings the sativa effects the eyes become squinted and users usually feel more sociable and agreeable. You begin to feel more connected to yourself and your loved ones which makes it good for consumption with close friends. Also, its euphoric effects will take your mind to another world. The Sativa effects of Alien OG are usually filled with a blissful, cerebral experience.
This weed strain won’t put you into instant sleep, but it will bring enough relaxation which can make sleeping a lot easier for you.
Alien OG is not recommended for novice marijuana smokers due to its potent effects and high THC content. Also, this strain isn’t recommended for those who want to do heavy-duty tasks.
Who is Alien OG Kush Good for?
Alien OG is a heavy hitter that’s considered one of the best OG strains in California. Those experiencing symptoms such as depression, anxiety, PTSD, ADD/ADHD, stress, insomnia, pain, headaches, fatigue, lack of appetite, or nausea can use this strain as a safer alternative to conventional pills.
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