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El Jefe El Jeffe, Jefe OG

Cannabinoid THC Dominant

THC 20 - 22%

CBD 0.49 - 0.81%

Effect Sleepy

Side Effect Thirst and dry mouth

Flavor Pine

El Jefe Strain - Boss Strain of Cannabis World


High Highest
20% 23% 26% 29% 32% 35%


Low Medium
0% 0.4% 0.8% 1.2% 1.6% 2%


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Developed by breeders from the Rare Darkness Seeds, El Jefe OG strain combines lineage gotten from its parents Abusive OG and Rare Dankness #1. Known for its medium potency, this Indica-dominant has a THC content that clocks in at between 20% and 22% on average so measuring the dosage before consumption is recommended. As reported, the best time to smoke this weed is after dark.

Strain Aroma and Taste

Limonene takes the dominant position in El Jeffe strain’s terpene profile and brings bright notes into aroma and taste. The nugs of this cannabis strain are reek of sour lemon mixed with spices and earth. Some users prize El Jefe weed strain for a slightly pungent and fresh lemony taste with piney shades and spicy aftertaste on the exhale.

Main Effects of El Jefe Strain

El Jefe marijuana strain might be a flawless choice for those who appreciate calming high after the full of woes long day. The powerful and relaxing effect help to get rid of nerves and let in joy and calmness. The body dizziness, sleepiness, and euphoric state are the most commonly reported effects gotten from the El Jefe strain. Its sleep-inducing effect may lead to couch-lock thus this marijuana pairs well with motionless leisure.

It should be noted that the medicinal use of El Jefe strain is more likely to outweigh recreational use due to the strong sedative and relaxation effect. This strain is useful to reduce symptoms of stress, depression, anxiety, and insomnia as well as dull pain and migraines.

Info for Growers

EL Jefe plants are suitable for cultivating both indoors and outdoors. Indoors, it flowers within 9-10 weeks awarding gardeners with an average harvest. Outdoors, the harvest is expected in mid-October. Its seeds are available for online purchase.

Side Effects

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Thirst and dry mouth 94% Voted
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Dry eyes 65% Voted
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Headache 48% Voted
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El Jefe Strain Cannabinoids

THC Tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, is a major cannabis chemical compound. It is a psychoactive element that stimulates dopamine release and induces euphoria or happiness. THC-rich strains may be helpful with such conditions as lack of appetite, chronic pains , etc. It is considered to be the primary active marijuana component. 20 - 22%
CBD Cannabidiol, or CBD, is a major compound in cannabis, which is non-psychoactive. It is also proved to counteract the side effects of the second major component THC. CBD is widely used for medicinal purposes in rubs, oils and so on. It is helpful in muscle pain cases, may treat arthritis and migraines. Even Greeks used it against pain, while Queen Victoria applied it to get rid of menstrual cramps. 0.49 - 0.81%
CBC Cannabichromene, or CBC, is a minor cannabinoid, meaning that its quantity in cannabis is quite little. Though it has the same origin as CBD and THC, it is different in functions. Without any psychoactive effects, it is an efficient cannabis compound in combating acne and depression. CBC produces analgesic, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory effects. 0.18 - 0.74%
CBG Cannabigerol, or CBG, is one of the minor cannabis compounds in adult plants. On the other hand, young ones contain a lot of this antibacterial and anti-inflammatory component. During the growth, CBG is converted into different cannabinoids, mostly THC and CBD. The compound itself increases appetite and decreases eye pressure. 0.15 - 0.76%
CBN Cannabinol, or CBN, is a trace element in cannabis that is considered to be mildly psychoactive. It appears from oxidation THC, exposed to light and heat. CBN is mostly contained in old cannabis and in traditional hashish. It is effective against insomnia, bacterial infections and appetite loss. 0.11 - 0.24%
THCV Tetrahydrocannabivarin, or THC-V, is a compound contained in cannabis in trace amounts. Even though it is close to THC molecularly, it is different in effects. This compound may be psychoactive only in large amounts. THC-V reduces blood sugar, controls appetite, stimulates bone growth, etc. African Sativa strains are the richest in THC-V. 0.15 - 0.81%

El Jefe Terpene Profile

Carene Carene (also known as Delta-3 carene) is a terpene found in rosemary, lemons, pines, and cedars, offering citrusy and cypress aroma. Studies on mice showed that carene provides anti-inflammatory effects, as well as promotes bone health and chronic pain relief. 0.1%
Pinene Pinene is one of the most widespread terpenes in nature, found in pine trees, basil, nutmeg, parsley, and rosemary. Cannabis containing terpene (alpha-pinene or α-pinene) boasts a strong pine scent. Pinene is responsible for anti-inflammatory, pain-relieving, and anti-anxiety effects. 0.05%
Myrcene Myrcene (also known as β-myrcene) is one of the most common terpenes found in cannabis, representing more than 20% of the modern marijuana terpene profile. Myrcene has a distinct earthy, musky flavor, resembling cloves. It is responsible for calming and soothing effects of weed. Myrcene is also found in hops, thyme, mango, lemongrass, guava melon. 0.12%
Humulene Humulene (also known as α-humulene) is one of the major terpenes found in cannabis, contributing to woody, earthy, spicy, herbaceous, and, mainly, floral aromas of cannabis. Used in modern medicine, humulene offers anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, and appetite suppressant effects, which have been well-researched by pharmaceutical companies. 0.05%
Limonene Limonene (also known as d-limonene) is the second most common terpene in nature and the third most common terpene in cannabis. It has a powerful citrus aroma and can be found in all citruses, including lemons, oranges, grapefruits, limes, juniper, etc. Limonene is known to elevate moods and provide anxiety, depression, and stress relief. 0.17%
Linalool Linalool (also known as beta linalool, linalyl alcohol, linaloyl oxide, and p-linalool) is one of the rarest terpenes found in cannabis, mostly in small quantities. Linalool is known for its spicy and lavender aroma, bringing relaxation and calming effects. It is also said to provide anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties that can be useful for athletes. 0.07%
Valencene Valencene is a terpene that got its name from Valencia oranges - a fruit where It's initially found. Valencene offers citrusy, sweet aromas, with flavors having notes of oranges, grapefruits, tangerines, and, occasionally, fresh herbs or freshly cut wood. Citrus aromas, frequently found in a wide variety of cannabis strains, are contributed to by valencene, which is known for anti-inflammatory and insect repelling properties. 0.2%
Terpinolene Terpinolene is one of the most common terpenes found in cannabis; however, It's usually presented in small quantities. Is responsible for piney, floral, herbaceous, and even a little bit citrusy aroma of cannabis. Terpinolene can be found in lilacs, nutmeg, and cumin. In cannabis, terpinolene contributes to the sensation of "freshness." Has the potential to reduce the risk of heart diseases. 0.01%
Phellandrene Phellandrene (also known as alpha- and beta-phellandrene) is one of the rare terpenes found in cannabis with antihyperalgesic and antidepressive properties. Phellandrene contributes to a minty, woody, and mildly citrus aroma in cannabis. Previously confused with limonene and pinene, phellandrene was eventually distinguished as a separate terpene common for eucalyptus. Also, it could be found in mint, dill, black pepper, cinnamon, parsley, pine, and lavender. 0.06%
Caryophyllene Caryophyllene (also known as beta or b caryophyllene) is a terpene found in many herbs and spices, such as black pepper, basil, rosemary, and oregano. Cannabis high in caryophyllene delivers a strong spicy, peppery aroma, resembling cinnamon and cloves. Caryophyllene offers potent anti-inflammatory and sedative effects. 0.17%
Total terpenes content 1.00%

Growing Info

Flowering time 59 - 66 Days
Flowering type Photoperiod
Grow difficulty Moderate
Harvest time 72 Days
Yield outdoor 15 - 20 Oz/plant (~ 550 g/plant)
Yield indoor 1 - 2 Oz/Ft² (~ 400 g/m²)
Height indoor 30-60
Height outdoor 30-60

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User Reviews 13

Nemiah Patterson

I got El Jefe pre rolls about two weeks ago for a party and now I think this will be my choice Indica party weed as it hits hard but not knock a person out hard, it just relaxes you makes you wanna grab a couch. That doesnt mean its weak though, if you smoke more than two blunts of this kush expect to spend hours sleeping depending on how much weed you can take

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Jaboris Hart

Experienced stoners may need to smoke a bit more to get that feeling of couchlock from this weed

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Desharious Covington

this mary jane helps relieve stress and anxiety with a burst of euphoria and relaxation

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Garence Ross

The high comes with a unsoothing heaviness that will make you feel nauseating

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Tario Turner

Beginners should be careful with this weed its can become super potent when smoked excessively

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Chachi Holloway

Whilst this kush can make you relax it wont knock you out

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The body relaxing high that comes from this ganja is very powerful

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This cannabis makes me hella thirsty

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el jefe doesnt kick in too hard

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Fantastic lemony flavor from this MJ

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Great kush for beginners and pros

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Jahkay Terry

The best kush for relieving me of racing thoughts, it keeps me calm and chilled

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Karissa Koening

Calming body high

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