Sour OG is created by breeding two very well known strains OG Kush and Sour Diesel. Sour Diesel is a strain that has very potent sativa effects while OG Kush is a potent hybrid with very relaxing effects. The results of combining these two powerhouse strains are a energizing hybrid with sativa effects. While it can have energizing and creative effects it also has the ability to be very calming.
Main Sour OG Terpene Profile
Those are the most common terpenes in Sour OG flowers. With the caryophyllene tasting like pepper and warmth, myrcene being peppery and relaxing, limonene which is very stimulating and uplifting which is found in citrus fruits and pinene which provides energy and mental alertness. Due to the high levels of myrcene and limonene, this is one of the strains where eating a mango would make the effects last much longer.
Sour OG Effects
Sour OG is a great choice for daytime use and can be helpful in relieving pain, stress, anxiety and depression. It can also increase focus and creativity so this is a great strain for doing productive work or activities during the day. The added benefits to this is toward the end of the high it has very physically relaxing effects which is ideal for helping to chill out at the end of the day.
Sour OG is a sativa dominant hybrid and has an average THC level of 20-22%. The high from Sour OG is cerebral and heady. It starts with an uplifting rush that boosts energy and creativity. This is followed by a mellow body stone that can relieve pain, stress and anxiety. Sour OG is a great choice for daytime use and can be helpful in treating nausea, fatigue and headaches.
How to Grow Sour OG Strain
Sour OG is a fairly easy strain to grow and is a good choice for beginner growers. It can be grown indoors or outdoors and has a flowering time of around 60 days. Sour OG plants are medium in size and grow best in a soil based medium. For the best results, growers should top their Sour OG plants early on to encourage bushier growth and help control the height.
One of the things that makes Sour OG so popular is its ability to grow well both indoors and outdoors. It has a moderate height making it suitable for those with limited space and it also finishes flowering relatively quickly. This strain, like many strains, can be grown hydroponically but make sure to keep an eye on the roots and purify the water flow with a carbon filter.
When growing Sour OG you will want to make sure that it gets plenty of light. It is a fairly medium sized plant so it will do well in both indoor and outdoor gardens. You can expect a harvest time of around 60 days. Sour OG is a fairly easy plant to grow and is resistant to most pests and mold. Make sure to keep an eye on your humidity levels as Sour OG is susceptible to powdery mildew.