Lineage: OG Kush X Sour Diesel
Flowering Time: 9 – 10 weeks
Height: 107 cm
Yield: 600 grams per square meter
Growing Difficulty: Moderate
This is the offspring of OG Kush and Sour Diesel bringing together the best qualities that a marijuana strain should have. The name was derived from the early 80’s fashion sense of wearing a headband. This is a heavy hybrid because of its parent Sour Diesel that can make you feel head foggy.
The strain has big buds with lots of calyxes and yellow-green in color. The buds are also covered with crystals that contain brown to orange pistils. It gives off a sour smell just like a diesel fuel. Once you smoke it up, you will start feeling spacey that eventually lead to euphoria. You feel energized thus keeping you in focus and creative. However, this is not the best option you have to start your day because it can make you feel spaced out for a few minutes and will snap you back into reality.
It is used to treat minor pains as well as nausea and eating disorders. It is also a perfect strain that can help you relieve anxiety, depression, stress, and bipolar disorders. It had won various awards in the Cannabis Cup and Medical Cannabis Cup.
You can grow the strain in an indoor and outdoor environment. If you are planning to grow the strain indoor, then it is important that you preserve proper air circulation by trimming the lower branches. It can grow well in an area with a temperature of 70 to 80°F and with a humidity of 50%.
It has a strong, euphoric head buzz that is followed by a rush of energy that will make you feel creative and focused.
It can provide you a cerebral and body high that can last for 2 hours.
The effects are not too overpowering making it effective in uplifting moods.
The strain is a good treatment for minor pain relief with no physical stress.
It is used in relieving stress, depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorders and can also be useful in improving appetite.
The common negative effects of the strain are dry mouth and dry eyes that will sometimes include a headache, paranoia, and dizziness.
Growing Headband Tips:
You need to maintain proper air circulation when growing it indoors.
It is necessary that you cut the lower branches in order to improve circulation.
It is can grow well in temperatures between 70 to 80°F and a humidity of 50%.
It doesn’t require much attention making it suitable for novice growers.