Hybrid
Lava Dawg

Cannabinoid THC Dominant

THC 21.5 - 22.5%

CBD 0.66 - 0.88%

Effect Tingly

Side Effect Slurred speech

Flavor Spicyherbal

All About Lava Dawg Weed Strain

THC

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

CBD

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

Potency

Newbie Skilled

Lava Dawg is an Indica-dominant hybrid that contains 21.5 - 22.5% of THC components. Although being a THC-dominant marijuana strain, Lava Dawg also contains relatively high amounts of CBD compounds - the percentage varies from 0.66% to 0.88%. The terpene portfolio is also quite diversified:

  • Carene - 0.15%
  • Pinene - 0.09%
  • Camphene - 0.05%
  • Humulene - 0.06%
  • Limonene - 0.1%
  • Pulegone - 0.12%
  • Bisabolol - 0.21%
  • Phellandrene - 0.12%
  • Caryophyllene - 0.1%

How It Feels to Smoke Lava Dawg

As we can see from the list above, bisabolol, carene, and pulegone are dominant terpenes. Consequently, their volumes and various combinations determine the utmost smells and flavors. Below, you can see how these combinations provide different tastes:

  • Bisabolol + pulegone = pungent
  • Pulegone + carene = pungent
  • Carene + pulegone = spicy herbal

Lava Dawg Positive Effects

The Lava Dawg strain isn’t supposed to be a medical plant, but still, it has some positive features that cure pains, especially ones caused by arthritis. Lava Dawg is more often used not as a physical anesthetic, but as a useful means for dealing with mental problems such as depression or bipolar disorder.

It’s great if you don’t suffer from this because you can take it for more routine purposes. For instance, Lava Dawg helps to relax. But keep in mind that it won’t make you calm or relaxed if you are at a concert or party. In such settings, it will only boost your arousal and make you more energized.

Never neglect the opportunity to learn about the drawbacks of marijuana consumption. Lava Dawg isn’t that kind of strain that might cause severe side effects, but still, it’s useful to be aware of the fact you may experience slurred speech, insomnia, thirst and dry mouth, dry eyes when smoking this weed.

Lava Dawg Yield

  • Yield indoor - 1 - 2 Oz/Ft² (~ 400 g/m²)
  • Yield outdoor - 10 - 15 Oz/plant (~ 400 g/plant)

Side Effects

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Slurred speech 93% Voted
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Hallucination 86% Voted
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Rapid heart beat 68% Voted
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Lava Dawg Strain Cannabinoids

THC 21.5 - 22.5% 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.
CBD 0.66 - 0.88% 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.
CBC 0.17 - 0.18% 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.
CBG 0.03 - 0.16% 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.
CBN 0.19 - 0.24% 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.
THCV 0.01 - 0.18% 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.

Lava Dawg Terpene Profile

Carene 0.15% 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.
Pinene 0.09% 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.
Camphene 0.05% Camphene is terpene common for carrots, pepper, dill, fennel, nutmeg, thyme, as well as other fruits and vegetables. Camphene has a damp, pungent, herbal, minty aroma with pine undertones. In cannabis, mostly found in Indica strains. Camphene causes cooling sensations, having anti-inflammatory, antibiotic, antioxidant, analgesic, and antifungal effects.
Humulene 0.06% 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.
Limonene 0.1% 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.
Pulegone 0.12% Pulegone is a less-common terpene found in peppermint and catnip, for example, with a sweet and minty aroma. In small amounts, pulegone could be found in some cannabis strains. It is reported to offer anxiety-relieving effects, increased cognitive performance, and sedative properties. Could remove dizziness.
Bisabolol 0.21% Bisabolol (also known as α-Bisabolol or levomenol) is a lesser-known terpene found in cannabis. It contributes to anti-inflammatory, anti-irritant, antioxidant, anti-microbial, and analgesic properties of weed strains containing bisanol. Attentive smokers would be able to catch a nutty, fruity scent with herbal and floral undertones, with a tender trace of coconut.
Phellandrene 0.12% 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.
Caryophyllene 0.1% 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.
Total terpenes content 1.00%

Growing Info

Flowering time 53 - 64 Days
Flowering type Photoperiod
Grow difficulty Easy
Harvest time 58 Days
Yield outdoor 10 - 15 Oz/plant (~ 400 g/plant)
Yield indoor 1 - 2 Oz/Ft² (~ 400 g/m²)
Height indoor 30-60
Height outdoor 60-80

Lava Dawg Terpene and Taste Chemistry

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