When people hear OG, they automatically think of some of the best weed strains around. After all, anything with the letters OG in it is bound to be good! This is what we’re here to look at today: the top OG strains that you can get your hands on. You might not realize this, but there are actually dozens of different kinds of OG strains, and today we want to look at them all!
OG Kush Strain
OG Kush is a cross between a specific strain from Northern California, Hindu Kush, Lemon Thai, and Chemdog. This is a hybrid strain that features a THC level of 18%, therefore making it ideal for beginners and experienced smokers alike. It has notes of spice, skunk, fuel, pine, and lemon.
It features both a body and a cerebral high that many people enjoy. One of the top effects you will feel here is hunger. As far as both Kush strains and OG strains go, OG Kush is by far one of the most popular of all time.
Skywalker OG Strain
Skywalker OG is an extremely indica-dominant hybrid (about 85% indica). This means that it is going to put you to sleep, period. This is one of these strains that is going to lock you into the couch and make you feel hungry, tired, and heavy.
This is also the case because it can contain up to 26% THC (which is a lot), therefore making this strain ideal for seasoned smokers. As for the flavor, here you are going to get notes of diesel and herbs.
Alien OG Strain
Alien OG, although it contains only 19% THC, is known as being a fairly heavy hitter. Therefore, beginners should be careful with it. Here, Alien OG is a hybrid cross between Alien Kush and Tahoe OG.
It is slightly Sativa dominant, so it’s going to make you feel happy, euphoric, and energized, and it does produce a very strong cerebral buzz in general.
However, it will also produce some Indica-like effects, such as sedation and tiredness, especially a couple of hours after consuming it. The main flavor you are going to get here is pine.
Fire OG Strain
Here we have an indica-dominant hybrid strain that is made by crossing SFV OG Kush with OG Kush. If you like the smell and flavor of Lemon Pledge (in other words chemicals and lemon), then this is certainly a good strain to consider.
It features a THC level of 20%, which, when combined with its Indica genetics, means that it is going to make you feel hungry, tired, sedated, and heavy. This strain is best reserved for people who have a fairly high THC tolerance.
Banana OG Strain
Banana OG is a cross between Banana and OG Kush, with the result being an indica-dominant hybrid that features 20% THC. It is therefore fairly strong. Because it is indica-dominant and features a high THC level, beginners should be wary.
Moreover, everybody should take care when smoking this during the day, as it will lock you into your couch. It's also going to make you feel extremely hungry. The main flavor you are going to get is that of tree fruit, so it does have quite an interesting taste.
Tahoe OG Strain
We then have Tahoe OG, which is a heavily Indica-dominant hybrid that is known for making you feel heavy, tingly, lazy, sedated, and hungry. This is the kind of weed that is going to put you to sleep. However, before it does that, you are going to feel the sativa side of things, as you should feel a rush of euphoria.
If you like the flavors of lemon, pine, and chemicals, then it is a good option to consider. Just keep in mind that it does contain 21% THC, which is fairly high, so it's not the best for beginner smokers.
Venom OG Strain
Here we have a cross between Rare Dankness #1 and Poison OG. Venom OG is an indica-dominant strain that features a THC level of 20%, which is fairly moderate. It's definitely more than enough THC to make seasoned smokers feel it, yet not so much that beginners can't try a few hits off of it.
This is an indica, however, so it's going to sedate you and put you to sleep. It’s a good strain for nighttime use as it allows for great full-body relaxation. It features flavors of diesel, pine, lemon, and skunk. If you like diesel, you might also like our own Botany Farms Delta-8 Blueberry Diesel Strain.
Ghost OG Strain
Ghost OG is a fairly well-balanced hybrid that produces somewhat light cerebral and body-high effects. You're going to feel both the sativa and the indica side of things, with relaxation being one of the top effects.
It contains 19% THC, so it's not overly strong. It's a good strain to help treat insomnia, depression, anxiety, and general pain. If you like the flavor of citrus, then this is a good strength for you.
Larry OG Strain
Larry OG is an indica-dominant cross between SFV OG and OG Kush. It is indica-dominant, and it contains around 20% THC, so it's definitely strong enough to make you feel it. You're going to feel a fairly strong body buzz that is going to relax you, sedate you, and eventually put you to sleep.
One of the main effects of this strain is also hunger, so you will get the munchies. In terms of flavor, what you're going to get here is lemon, orange, and citrus.
Marshmallow OG Strain
If you are looking for a strain that is ideal to help treat depression, stress, and anxiety, and you need something that is really going to help calm you down and relax you, then marshmallow OG is a great strain to try. This is a hybrid strain made by crossing Jet Fuel Gelato, Chemdog, and Triangle OG.
It features a THC level of 20%, along with 1% CBG. It's definitely strong enough to make you feel it. The main terpene is limonene, so you are going to taste lemon, but it also has a very buttery flavor too.
Platinum OG Strain
Platinum OG is a very heavy indica-dominant strain that is made by crossing OG Kush, Master Kush, and a third strain that is at this time unknown. This is a very strong Indica that is going to make you feel heavy, sedated, sleepy, and hungry.
At first, you might feel a bit of euphoria, but the Indica side of things quickly takes over. It features 19% THC, so it is ideal for beginners and seasoned smokers alike. If you like the flavor of pine, then this is a good option for you to consider.
Bubba OG Strain
Bubba OG is made by crossing Ghost OG with Pre-98 Bubba Kush. This is an Indica strain, one that will put you to sleep. It's a good option to help treat pain, nausea, and insomnia.
It is also said to help people be more talkative and social, at least before they fall asleep. It features an extremely pungent and chemical-ly odor. It features only 17% THC, which in the grand scheme of things is fairly low, therefore making it more than ideal for beginners.
Grape OG Strain
Grape OG is made by crossing Tahoe OG Kush with Grape Romulan, with the result being an Indica-dominant hybrid with roughly 19% THC. It features a very lemony, fruity, and floral flavor, along with a grape overtone. It's a good option to help treat headaches, fatigue, and stress.
The biggest effects here are relaxation, euphoria, and happiness. Although it is an Indica-dominant strain, it's going to provide a fairly strong cerebral buzz before the end of the side of things takes over.
Gorilla OG Strain
Gorilla OG is made by crossing GG4 with Mango Kush, with the result being a very strong Indica strain. The high that you feel here is going to be very fast, and it's going to hit you hard.
At first, you're going to feel an extremely strong head high, but that is quickly going to be followed by the Indica of things. You're going to get hungry and you're going to get locked into your couch, most likely falling asleep after an hour or two. The reported flavor here is that of tea. It contains 20% THC, which is fairly moderate.
Lemon OG Strain
Lemon OG is an Indica-dominant strain that is roughly 60% Indica. Lemon OG was made by crossing OG #18 with Las Vegas Lemon Skunk. This strain may have up to 24% THC, therefore making it extremely strong and best reserved for seasoned smokers.
Because it is an Indica with high THC levels, it's best reserved for the end of the day, as it's definitely going to put you to sleep. In terms of the flavor, here you are going to get diesel, skunk, Kush, and lemon.
Sour OG Strain
Here we have a fairly well-balanced hybrid strain that is made by crossing OG Kush with Sour Diesel. The main flavor that you are going to get here is diesel, combined with sour lemon and pine. This strain features 21% THC, so it is fairly strong, which means that beginners should take care.
At first, you are definitely going to feel the Sativa side of things, as it's going to make you feel talkative, giggly, euphoric, and happy. However, it will then slowly give way to a relatively strong body high that is characterized by heaviness and sedation.
True OG Strain
True OG is a fairly potent strain that has 20% THC, and it is an Indica. At first, you might feel a bit of a head high characterized by euphoria, all of this quickly gives way to the Indica high characterized by sedation, heaviness, sleepiness, and full body relaxation. Here, you are going to have a very pungent flavor characterized by pine and citrus.
Marathon OG Strain
Here we have another strain that comes from OG Kush, and it is a fairly potent Indica. It may have THC levels upwards of 22%, which makes the name fairly ironic, as you're definitely not going to be running any marathons after smoking it.
At first, you are going to feel a fairly strong cerebral high characterized by happiness, although this then gives way to the relaxing effects of the indica side of things. This is definitely one of the strains that can walk you into your couch. It's also going to make you feel very hungry, which is ironic because it tastes like lemon.
Godfather OG Strain
Godfather OG is made by crossing alpha OG and XXX OG. This is a fairly potent Indica strain, one that features 28% THC. 28% THC is a whole lot, so beginners should definitely be aware when smoking this strain.
Due to it being an Indica, it's something that is going to make you feel heavy, sedated, happy, and just tired in general. This is the kind of strain that is going to make you go clean out your fridge and then go to bed.
Legend OG Strain
Legend OG is a cross between OG Kush and an unknown strain. This is an Indica-dominant strain that features 23% THC, so it is very strong and not ideal for beginners. It is going to elevate your mind while relaxing your whole body, and before you know it, you will likely be asleep.
You might even wake up with a bunch of candy wrappers on your bed because it's going to give you the munchies too. If you like a floral and pungent flavor, then it is a good strain to try out.
Lime OG Strain
Lime OG is an Indica-dominant hybrid made by mixing Triple OG with Lime Skunk. If you like the flavor of sour lime candy, then this is a good one to consider.
It is Indica-dominant, and although it will make him feel calm and sedated after a couple of hours, at first it produces a fairly clear cerebral high that is going to make you feel happy and euphoric. Users also report feeling very tingly after smoking this strain.
Paris OG Strain
Paris OG is a cross between Lemon OG and Headband. This is an Indica-dominant hybrid strain that is known for being very relaxing and calming. It's also going to make you feel very heavy, hungry, sedated, and sleepy. It is a really good option for right before bedtime, as it also contains 21% THC, which is fairly strong. If you like flavors of lemon, citrus, and fruit, then it is a very flavorful option for you to smoke.
Triple OG Strain
In terms of the lineage, we have no idea where triple OG comes from, as the breeders are very secretive about this. However, we do know that it tastes like citrus, flowers, and diesel, a very interesting flavor profile.
Moreover, this is an Indica-dominant strain that features 22% THC, so it is fairly potent. This is a strain that is going to make you feel sedated, heavy, relaxed, and hungry. It's also a good option to smoke before bedtime.
Chocolate OG Strain
Chocolate OG is a cross between Chocolate Rain and True OG. This is an Indica-dominant strain. However, at first, it's going to make you feel talkative, social, euphoric, and giggly. However, this city behind them quickly gives way to the Indica side of things, characterized by sedation and sleepiness.
You might also feel a bit hungry. People do also like the nutty, cheesy flavor of this strain. Keep in mind that it contains just 12% THC, so it's not very strong and more than ideal for beginners.
Diamond OG Strain
Diamond OG is an Indica-dominant strain made by crossing OG Kush with an unknown strain. This strain features just 17% THC, so it is ideal for beginners who don't want to get too high and don't have a high THC tolerance.
However, it is Indica-dominant, so it will make you feel relaxed, sedated, heavy, sleepy, and hungry. This is one of those strains that will have you hunting through your refrigerator. It's also a good option for treating insomnia, pain, and stress. If you like the flavor of pine, then this is probably a good option for you.
Doc OG Strain
Doc OG Is exactly what the doctor ordered. This is a cross between rare Dankness #1 and Faceoff OG. Here we have what is actually a Sativa dominant strain that is going to make you feel very happy, euphoric, giggly, and talkative.
Yes, it does have an Indica component, so it will allow for full-body relaxation after a couple of hours. It contains just 16% THC, so it is ideal for beginners and seasoned smokers alike. It has a flavor reminiscent of pine, fuel, and roses.
Goji OG Strain
Here IS another Sativa dominant hybrid made by crossing Snow Lotus with Nepali OG. Because it is a Sativa, it's going to make you feel tingly, euphoric, happy, energetic, and focused. This is definitely a very social and talkative type of weed.
It features 90% THC, which is fairly moderate, therefore making it ideal for most people. It has a flavor of strawberry, black cherry, Hawaiian punch, and black licorice, therefore making this strain one of the most interesting ones in terms of the flavor profile on our list today.
Runtz OG Strain
Runtz OG is very rare, and it’s made by crossing Gelato with Zkittlez. This stream features an extremely fruity and sweet flavor profile that a lot of people really like.
This is a hybrid cannabis strain that features 20% THC, and it is fairly well-balanced in terms of the Indica to Sativa ratio. Therefore, it is first going to produce a very happy and euphoric cerebral head high with uplifting effects that last for a very long time, which will end up with you looking through your fridge and passing out a bed.
Deadhead OG Strain
Deadhead is an Indica-dominant hybrid strain that is across between SFV OG Kush and Chemdawg 91. It is Indica-dominant, but you will first feel the Sativa side of things, as it's going to make you feel happy and euphoric.
However, it is also very mentally and physically relaxing, and it should result in you having a very good sleep. It also has an extremely pungent odor that some people like. It features a moderately high THC level of 22%, so it's not exactly the best choice for newbies.
Diablo OG Strain
Here we have a mix between Blueberry, and Grapefruit, and South African Sativa. This strain has a very sweet flavor, combined with a bit of herbs and spiciness. This is an Indica-dominant strain that is going to make you feel heavy, sedated, and sleepy. It features 20% THC, which is fairly moderate.
Pineapple OG Strain
Pineapple OG is made with an OG kush hybrid and Pineapple Express. This is one of the rare Sativa dominant strains on the list today, as it is 70% Sativa. Is going to make you feel energetic, focused, happy, euphoric, and talkative.
It features a THC level of 17%, which is not overly strong, therefore making it ideal for most people. In terms of the flavor, what you are going to get here is spicy and sweet pineapple combined with some pine, diesel, and lemon.
Sunshine OG Strain
Sunshine OG is a strain that is a cross between sunshine Daydream and Chemdawg. It features a very high THC level of 24%, so beginners should be wary of it. This is the kind of strain that is going to make you feel very uplifted, euphoric, happy, and blissful. It also has a citrusy and tropical flavor.
Yoda OG Strain
Here we have an Indica-dominant strain that has OG Kush in it. Because it is Indica-dominant, it is going to make you feel heavy, sedated, and sleepy, plus it is known for being hunger-inducing as well.
With a moderate THC level of 21%, so it should be ideal for most people, although beginners will want to start slow. It features a very citrusy and woody aroma that many people really enjoy.
Blueberry OG Strain
If you are looking for the best OG strain, this might just be it. Here we have a cross between DJ short blueberry and OG Kush, therefore resulting in blueberry OG, and an Indica-dominant strain that features 16% THC. Due to its fairly low THC content, it is ideal for beginners.
Although it is Indica-dominant, it is first going to make you feel very happy, giggly, and uplifted. However, it will then also make you feel a bit heavy and sedated, and likely a bit hungry too. As you can probably tell, the main flavor here is blueberry, although you may also taste sandalwood. Right here we have our own Botany Farms Delta-8 Blueberry Kush strain for you to check out.
Chem OG Strain
OG Chem is a cross between Chemdog and OG Kush. This is a Sativa dominant strain that contains 25% THC. 25% THC is a lot, and because it is a Sativa, it's definitely going to produce an extremely strong cerebral high. It's going to make you feel extremely uplifted, happy, euphoric, and really up in the clouds.
Beginners here should be aware that the combination of Sativa and high THC can cause paranoia, so start slow. This weed tastes like skunk and chemicals, combined with a bit of pine and lemon.
Purple OG Strain
Purple OG or purple OG Kush is a cross between Purple Kush and OG Kush, therefore resulting in an Indica-dominant strain. It features a moderate THC level of 19%, so it will definitely hit you hard enough.
It's going to make you feel sedated, heavy, relaxed, and sleepy. You're going to taste berries, pine, grape, and mustiness. Many people say that this is the best OG strain out there.
Strawberry OG Strain
Finally, we have strawberry OG, a hybrid blend between Strawberry Diesel, OG Kush, and SFV OG. This is an Indica-dominant strain that is going to make you feel sedated yet also upbeat. It's going to make you feel really happy in your head yet also really lazy in your body.
As the name implies, it tastes like strawberries. Keep in mind that it contains 20% THC and 1% CBG. This is actually one of the most popular OG strains out there. If this sounds tasty to you, check out our own Botany Farms Delta-8 Strawberry Banana Kush flower.