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Black Dog
Potency
NEWBIE SKILLED
Strain effect image Sedated, Sleepy, Hungry
Strain taste image Berry, Earthy, Grapefruit

The Subtle Effects of the Indica-Dominant Black Dog Strain

THC
HIGH
20%23%26%29%32%35%
HIGHEST
CBD
LOW
0%0.4%0.8%1.2%1.6%2%
MEDIUM

Are you looking for an indica-dominant hybrid that will overhaul your senses with tranquility and relaxation? Look no further than the Black Dog strain.

This strain is not to be confused with the well-known Black Dog Tavern by Martha’s Vineyard. This product is unique to itself and offers an original flavor profile. The body high is incredibly enjoyable for users who appreciate a cannabis-induced relaxation at the end of a long day.

From the rolling and fertile hills of California, Black Dog was brilliantly created by the masterminds of the Humboldt Seed Organization. This woodsy cannabis will help you apply laser-sharp focus to any task before rocking you into a relaxed state.

Contents and Strain

This feminized plant is indica-heavy, with an 85% concentration. Featuring only 15% sativa, Black Dog weed strain is an average-potency plant with a THC content of 16-21%. If you appreciate the high of a delectable indica, this brilliant blend will definitely pique your interest.

What Is the History?

Humboldt Seed Organization bred this user-friendly plant in the rolling California hills of Humboldt County. Parented by Blackberry Kush and Emerald Headband, both of which are indica-dominant strains, Black Dog marijuana strain boasts the best indica-inducing characteristics of both of her parents.

What Are the Effects?

You will quickly be overcome with a calming, relaxed high; however, it’ll take some time to fully feel the effects of Black Dog cannabis strain. Stay patient as the effects slowly creep up, beginning with pressure around the head and slight tingling throughout the body. Moving forward, you’ll begin to notice some cognitive effects and changes in perception. The experience should not become trippy unless you smoke too much.

Further on through your high, the physical effects will begin to subside and result in a heavy body feeling. You may begin to feel less motivated or energetic – as a true indica should! Enjoy this opportunity to kick back on your couch and binge-watch your favorite TV show. The sedated, heavy vibe will help lull you into sleep, but only after you’ve had plenty of time to unwind.

The high with this cannabis is extremely downbeat and sedative. Enjoy at nighttime while you listen to some atmospheric music or meditative chants.

What Are the Medical Uses?

Black Dog, or Black D.O.G., has proven to be an effective option for medical effects. Due to the quick jolt of euphoria that ensues after smoking will be beneficial for those who suffer from emotional struggles, such as depression and PTSD. Thankfully, paranoia is rare after use, which makes this hybrid a good fit for those who suffer from anxiety disorders as well.

With the incredible body high that occurs with this unique hybrid, it is a good contender for treating chronic pain. Due to the band-like sensation around the head, those who suffer from glaucoma will experience temporary relief from their condition.

Are There Negative Side Effects?

Adverse side effects are rare when using Black Dog. Only 13% of users experience cottonmouth, and only 8% of users feel dizzy after smoking. Because the side effects are both mild and rare, this strain can be useful for novice smokers. It is extremely unlikely to feel bouts of anxiety on this pot.

Due to the mild sedative effects of this well-liked strain, use it in the afternoon and evenings. Though you will be able to function and contribute to basic household tasks, you may begin to find yourself getting more tired as the high wears on.

Physical Characteristics

Expect the beautiful cylindrical flower to range from medium to large in size. The leaves are unique and produce a beautiful, feathery-like appearance. The leaves are spring green with dozens of vibrant orange pistils for decoration! The frosty trichomes candy-coat these buds and make them extremely sticky to touch.

Though Black Dog is an indica-dominant product, it’s physical characteristics resemble a sativa more closely.

Aroma and Flavor

Due to the unique mix of terpenes, you’ll be overcome with a woodsy, earthy scent when you first open up Black Dog. In the notes, you’ll smell hues of pine intertwined with this nature-inspired cannabis. As you begin to light this product up, there will be a slight fruity accent that complements that primarily earthy scent.

Though this hybrid may not feature sweet flavors like Cookie Dough or Pink Lemonade, users appreciate the natural scent. Unpleasant, or powerful, notes such as diesel or skunk are virtually undetectable with this product, making it an excellent starter for those who are new to the cannabis industry.

Uses

Black Dog is readily available in wax, oil, bud, and seeds. The easy scent may add tones of nature to your kitchen baking; however, they would still pair well with edibles if you are inventive in the kitchen.

Feel free to be experimental with this flower, as it isn’t as potent as several other strains of cannabis. You can enjoy different recipes and methods of consumptions to determine what is the best fit for you!

How Do You Grow It?

Humboldt Seed Organization has made seeds relatively available for those who are interested in growing Black Dog at home. You can easily purchase the seeds online for delivery. Furthermore, these plants are relatively low maintenance. This strain can be grown either indoors or outdoors with a semi-humid climate.

Flowering time is anywhere between 7 to 8 weeks when grown indoors. It usually produces an above-average yield of flowers! However, keep in mind that these plants are relatively tall, so you’ll need ample room for them to mature properly.

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Conclusion

Black Dog is an excellent addition in anyone’s cannabis cabinet. For a subtle sedative high that can be easily grown at home, it’s a no brainer for the majority of people in the cannabis industry.

Single Author

Black DOG strain recommended by John Nemeth (owner of THC Alaska) in Grower Stories #81

Effects
Sedated Icon
72% Voted
Sleepy Icon
73% Voted
Sleepy
Hungry Icon
73% Voted
Taste
Berry Icon
74% Voted
Earthy Icon
73% Voted
Grapefruit Icon
69% Voted
Side Effects
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72% Voted
Concern
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59% Voted
Thirst and dry mouth
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66% Voted
Panic attacks

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Effects

Side Effects

Taste

Strain Cannabinoids
THC question mark
22.0 - 25.0%
CBD question mark
0.17 - 0.72%
CBC question mark
0.47 - 1.29%
CBG question mark
0.29 - 1.55%
CBN question mark
0.08 - 0.2%
THCV question mark
0.49 - 1.4%
Grow Info
Flowering time icon Flowering time
63 - 10 Days
Harvest time icon Harvest time
17 Days
Yield indoor icon Yield indoor
0.5 - 1 Oz/Ft² (~ 300 g/m²)
Yield outdoor icon Yield outdoor
1 - 2 Oz/plant (~ 400 g/plant)
Height indoor icon Height indoor
30-60
Height outdoor icon Height outdoor
30-60
Grow difficulty icon Grow difficulty
Moderate
Flowering type icon Flowering type
Photoperiod

User Reviews

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    Paula
    07.30.21

    Great indica-hybrid! Totally chill and great body high, totally functional though and in a happy relax place

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    Magma
    02.24.21

    Very clear taste of grapefruit. I appreciate the action that is enough and not overdone. Yu dont fall dead on the couch.

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    Truuttersss
    02.23.21

    How do I explain? The effect is so slow, but you will know the change is happening. Great for relaxing.

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    Haney
    02.16.21

    First it felt like someone was slowly presisng my head, then the tingles and finally it was like silent lullaby. I slept.

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    Current Crustie
    02.11.21

    I trusted wikileafs exuberant review and now I dont find this good. GIves you a headache, a very jittery feeling like someone is going to attack you.

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    May
    02.08.21

    Too much on your head?? This strain will get you to bed!

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    Edna
    02.04.21

    Quite a spark that I missed. Gradual treating my insomnia

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    PeaCOCK
    01.21.21

    Not very potent but enough to get you to bed.

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    Emie
    01.18.21

    leafly was wrong. This one gives you a very drowsy feeling and immediate sleep.

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    Robert
    01.18.21

    It gives you so much slurred speech, I thought I lost my tongue.

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    Dad_fire
    01.17.21

    tangy with a int of sweetness

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    Fk_U
    01.16.21

    Nice sleep.

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    Killer
    01.14.21

    Very good for starters

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    Kennedy
    11.18.20

    Has a sweet fruity flavor that makes this strain one of my best choice. It also has a dope high that numbs the body relieving you of all pains. Migraines and muscle spasms don’t stand a chance with this strain. I simply love it!

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    Jason
    11.17.20

    the first time I used this Kush I couldn’t stop talking! Made me so excited and happy, it was a great experience. It kicks off slowly and can be easy to overdose. It’s a great strain for uplifting spirits. I read its reviews on allbud, leafly and askgrowers – and I must say that they are 100% correct on the effects. Highly recommend it.

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    Velma
    11.16.20

    This marijuana strain has the best calming effects. It clears my mind enabling me to concentrate on my studies. It has helped me achieve some milestone. Not forgetting a small amount goes a long way and is well balanced.

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    Maurice
    11.14.20

    Gets me high and happy at the same time. Its my evening pot to end the day in style.

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    Andrine
    11.12.20

    Got recommended to this great strain to ease depression. It does miracles in calming the mind.

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    Zachary
    11.12.20

    During my off days I use this joint to relax while watching a movie or listening to music.

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    Christie
    11.12.20

    this joint keeps me locked to the couch. Its best for evening use.

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    MonaLisa
    11.09.20

    A well balanced high.

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    Celline
    11.08.20

    the best mj for unwinding.

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    Trizah
    11.05.20

    I just love this Kush.

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    Danny
    11.03.20

    perfect smoke for relaxing.

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    Fanny Combs
    08.01.20

    Ignites the nervous system

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    Cole Francis
    08.01.20

    Kush never felt so great Im nor sure if Im a fan or just addicted, but I do it daily

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    Astrid Bane
    07.31.20

    My favorite when it comes to stress relief I even recommended it to my friends

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    Ian Williams
    07.30.20

    Sweet and sour taste

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    Pat Jillian
    07.28.20

    The best

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    Sally Spencer
    07.27.20

    Wonderful taste

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    Brittany Love
    07.27.20

    Great taste, nice smell, and my favorite smoke early in the morning


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