Chemdawg Strain

Chemdawg is a powerful and well-known hybrid strain that is thought to have come from Nepalese and Thai sativas. It has been flooding the U.S. cannabis scene for decades and is rumored to have been born out of an exchange between growers at a Grateful Dead concert.

Many popular strains have been derived from Chemdawg, including Sour Diesel and OG Kush. Chemdawg may be the strain for you if you’re looking for a good morning to afternoon strain!


Chemdawg is a very powerful indica-dominant cannabis strain that may catch novice users off-guard. Newbies should be careful when trying the Chemdawg strain, which tends to be very potent. After a few tokes of this strain, you will become filled with an intense cerebral euphoria, which is known to bring about creative thoughts.

The surge in creativity provided by the Chemdawg strain can be useful in various artistic projects. It can also remove all levels of anxiety, making it easier for you to communicate freely. The initial high from Chemdawg lasts for a long period of time and is usually filled with mental and physical relaxation.

Nevertheless, due to its potent nature, novice users should carefully control their doses because high doses may become overwhelming and cause tiredness or paranoia.

Appearance and Flavor

Even though this hybrid is slightly indica dominant, Chemdawg plants can grow to become very tall. The plants also have a blanket of icy white trichomes, illustrating the potency of this strain. The buds themselves are light green and filled with rust-orange pistils.

Chemdawg has a complex smell, including elements of skunk, lemon, earthiness, and pine. Cannabis connoisseurs will easily recognize the intense diesel aroma of this strain. In terms of its smoke, Chemdawg provides a smooth experience filled with a tangy ammonia flavor.

Medical Benefits

Chemdawg, aka “Chem Dog,”  can be a great remedy for chronic stress and its effects. This strain is usually prescribed by doctors for patients who feel anxious, worried, or depressed. Given how it can instantly fill the body with euphoria and relaxation, it’s no surprise why so many medical users choose this strain.

Chemdawg also has anti-inflammatory properties, making it helpful to those with conditions like arthritis or Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. It can help ease musculoskeletal pain almost instantly, which is very helpful to those suffering from back pain, wrist sprains, and everything in between.

Chemdawg is also known to stimulate an appetite and decrease nausea, making it useful to those undergoing treatments such as chemo.


It is very difficult to grow Chemdawg cannabis seeds. Novice growers may want to choose a different strain, as its mostly recommended for those who have vast knowledge about growing. Indoor growing of Chemdawg requires a carefully maintained warm and dry environment.

The plants usually flower in about nine weeks and produce a bountiful yield of about 28 ounces per square meter. If you’re looking to grow your plants outdoors, make sure that you are located in a Mediterranean climate. Outdoor growers of this strain should expect a whopping yield of about 35 ounces per plant!