Robert Bergman

July 11, 2019

OG Chem is a 70% sativa hybrid blend that has grown increasingly more popular among those in the art scene, due to its inspirational sense and creative edge. A hybrid that was created out of two famed hybrids themselves, it is no wonder this plant get so much respect and acknowledgement.

OG Chem, also known as Chem OG in some circles, is a pretty sativa-dominant flower that was crossed out of two huge parent strains, Chemdawg and OG Kush. It is famous for its unmistakable chemical smell that can often come across as being slightly overpowering to some.

This strain is an uplifting variant that is true to its supreme parentage when it comes to its effects. OG Chem is uplifting and a good-mood inducer, and is reliably so, and is therefore known as a boosting recreational or medicinal strain that has made the day to day more tolerable and enjoyable for many.

Information about OG Chem:

ORIGIN Chemdawg mixed with OG Kush
EFFECTS happy – 10
relaxed – 9
creative – 8
euphoric – 8
uplifted – 8
anxious – 9
dry mouth – 6
dry eyes – 2
headache – 1
FRAGRANCE chemical, dank, diesel
FLAVORS diesel, chemical, pungent, pine, sweet
MEDICAL stress – 10
pain – 8
fatigue – 7
headaches – 6
depression – 6
FLOWERING TIME OUTDOORS end of September to mid October
CBD % 0.10%
INDICA / SATIVA % 30% / 70%
OUTDOOR YIELD 17oz/ plant
CLIMATE warm and dry Mediterranean outdoor climate
RESISTANCE TO DISEASE resistant to common molds and mildew

* 10 is the highest
* 1 is the lowest


OG Chem is a powerful sativa-dominant hybrid that is perfect for those days when you need a bit of a push of motivation. This flower is known for being very efficient and infusing you with a positive aura from head to toe, making you feel giggly and in a generally happy mood.

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If you are on the search for a strain that wont make you feel slugging, while still allowing your mind to untangle and unwind itself, then this is the right kind for you. OG Chem is most recommended for the feeling of being relaxed while maintaining a clear head and allowing you to stay productive.

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OG Chem is also a fan favorite among creative types for the artistic boost it can provide. A certain sense of euphoria will persist for almost its entire high, making you feel elated and joyous, this uplifted feeling lasting you much longer that that in the standard sativa hybrids.


OG Chem has a really strong chemical smell that it is most known for, a tangy, diesel smell that can almost seem overpowering and dizzying to some. This 70% sativa has a heavy dank aroma to it that will envelop you instantly and hint on what you are about to experience.


OG Chem will coat the inside of your mouth with its solid diesel taste, a sticky and chemical flavor lingering on its inhale, making you cough. On the exhale, the smoke tastes creamy and pine like, and when you exhale, it will leave a sweet and pungent taste on your lips.

Adverse Reaction

OG Chem can be quite strong and isn’t recommended to complete novices, as this strain is quite strong and can be overpowering to many. A dizziness is something most users experience at some point in their high, sometimes also accompanied by a mild bout of anxiety, which may persist throughout its entire duration.

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A dry mouth and dry and itchy eyes can often be observed when smoking this strain, especially in higher doses. OG Chem can also leave you with a headache in the end, which can often be avoided by ensuring that you stay hydrated for the duration of your high.


OG Chem has several attributes that have made it a useful strain to keep around in the medical cannabis scene. It is first and foremost applied in the fight to manage chronic stress disorders, as it can relax the mind efficiently without feeling heavy on the body.

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Other medicinal uses of this strain are its naturally painkilling nature, making It easy to control bouts of chronic pain, such as cramps, back aches and migraines. OG Chem can also cure headaches that occur regularly, while still allowing the patients to go about their days with a clear head.

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OG Chem is widely used in the treatment of chronic fatigue, because of its energizing and motivating effects. Patients who experience bouts of depression may also benefit from the regular use of this strain, as it can induce feelings of happiness quite successfully.


OG Chem is popularly grown because of its uncomplicated nature and its good quality yields, that we can thank its parentage for. This 70% sativa hybrid churns out a bud that smells like it was coated in ammonia, and doesn’t disappoint when it comes to its yields.

Flowering Time

OG Chem grown indoors can take an average of between 7 to 9 weeks to flower and be fully ready for a harvest, yielding an estimated average of of bud per square meter planted.

This hybrid should be ready for a harvest around the end of September to the middle of October, when it is cultivated outdoors, and can be expected to yield an average of about 17 ounces of bud per plant.

Have you ever smoked or grown your own OG Chem? Please let me know what you think about this marijuana strain in the comments below.


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The founder of I Love Growing Marijuana, Robert Bergman, is a marijuana growing expert that enjoys sharing his knowledge with the world. He combines years of experience, ranging from small-scale grows to massive operations, with a passion for growing. His articles include tutorials on growing... [read more]


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  1. By Robby

    ,28 Sep 2019
    Grown in siskiyou mountains, got way moor than 17 ozs , harvested sep 27 and smells like gas
  2. By Jon

    ,20 Nov 2019
    Strong plant, spreads out really easily and loves night time.

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