All About Tahoe OG Cannabis Strain
When it comes to the summary of Tahoe OG weed, we can say that it is one of the best strains with unique original genetics. Tahoe OG kush strain contains characteristics of classic Kush but also classic Afghani Indica phenotype, which results in the strong, sturdy, and resin-rich plant that offers fantastic medical values. At the time of creating it, San Fernando Valley OG Kush was yet stabilized, and the growers wanted to take the advance of the F7 generation of Kush and combine it with already known Afghani landrace. So, in a nutshell, the genetics consist of classic OG Kush, mixed with SFV OG Kush (90% of Afghani landrace genetics). It even received an award for first place Best Indica in Amsterdam, High Times Cup. Tahoe OG cannabis is a 50/50 hybrid with 18-20% THC.
The Fragrance and Flavor of Tahoe OG
It is a mix of a freshly picked pine cone, with the touch of candy and lemon. Upon crushing the bud, the smell becomes even stronger, and you will have to use a bag and a glass jar to cover the smell. That lemon-candy aroma is distinct. Therefore, the smell is a mix of Kush and lemon-candy gum.
The smoke is not harsh and will not make you cough as you would expect from Kush. On the contrary, there is the moment when the Afghani landrace takes over and delivers earthy/lemon aftertaste in your mouth.
Tahoe OG Properties
Consumers who have tried this strain describe such effects:
One of the first things we notice about this plant is a high level of sedative effects, thanks to Kush and Afghani landrace. Therefore, the great benefits can have all the patients who suffer from:
- Lack of appetite,
The only negative effects, which are present in any Kush genetics, are dry mouth, red eyes, and a bit of dizziness. Still, we found out that dizziness usually comes when you do not eat enough and use this strain.
If you want to grow Tahoe strain and you are in the northern hemisphere, you have to grow it indoors under 1000 WATT HPS lighting system, in 30-40 liters pots with the water PH of 6.5 to get the best results. While it is easy to grow, you may get mites colonies that can easily destroy your plant. So, be careful. To defend, you can use several liters of water that you fill with onion, which you leave in there for 7 days. This kills all insects and gives natural food to the plant.
Growers think that you need some moderate knowledge about growing to grow this strain successfully, which can grow up to 70 inches! Tahoe weed strain has a flowering time of about 10 weeks, while it produces around 550 grams per square meter. Of course, you need the optimal conditions for his yield.
What is the genetics of the Tahoe OG strain?
The Tahoe OG strain comprises both the advanced classic Kush F7 generation and 90% of the Afghani landrace also known as SFV OG Kush.
What are Tahoe OG parents?
The parent strains of the Tahoe OG are the Afghani grown Indica phenotype and the classic kush OG.
How does the Tahoe OG strain smell?
The Tahoe OG smells like a combination of fresh pine cones along with a hint of lemon and the sweet fragrance of candy gum.
How to grow Tahoe OG?
In places located in the Northern hemisphere, Tahoe OG is grown indoors in 40-liter pots. The temperature should favor the growth and the pH of the water should be 6.5. The strains should be grown in a lightning system of 1000 watt HPS.