Chemdawg is a legendary strain with an uncertain genetic history. While it is thought to be crossed from Thai and Nepalese sativa land races by U.S. breeders, many have laid claim to this strain’s creation. Chemdawg’s origin stories include one account of a complicated seed exchange among fellow growers at a Grateful Dead concert. Meanwhile another tale pins the strain’s parentage on a Colorado strain called Dog Bud. Whatever its beginnings, Chemdawg has become a staple in the U.S. cannabis market for its unique taste and upbeat in addition to it’s energetic high. It has also been used to crossbreed several popular and successful strains. Chemdawg’s THC content has been measured at between 15% and 20%.
THC levels average at around 17.5%. Its high is known to relax the mind and free it from negative, racing thoughts leaving the body feeling heavy and pain-free. There’s a slight increase in creativity, and a euphoric feeling will spread throughout the consumer. Many note that this strain is an excellent choice for consuming with loved ones and friends for a night in.
Adverse side-effects beyond dry mouth and eyes include paranoia, dizziness, and nervousness in the form of anxiety.
It takes nine weeks for Chemdawg to fully flower for reaping.