About Banana OG Strain
History & Genetics
Banana OG’s is an unusual-smelling hybrid with an indica tendency. An all-time favorite OG Kush and Banana Kush (Ghost OG x Skunk Haze) were crossed to create Banana OG. A surprisingly light and pleasant smoke results from the mingling of the genetics of Skunk Haze, and Kush. In addition to its distinctive flavor, Banana OG provides a well-rounded, long-lasting high that is enjoyable in a variety of settings. THC content in samples of this strain ranged from 16% to 25%.
Appearance, Aroma, & Flavor
Impressively big, chunky flowers with a tapering, spade-like shape are what set Banana OG apart. The dense and tightly-packed buds continue to have a decidedly indica structure. The leaves are a pale green color and covered in an abundance of rust-colored hairs, which are actually pistils designed to collect pollen from plants with male plants. The amber-colored trichomes that cover the flowers of Banana OG also give the leaves a faint yellow hue.
The flowers of this strain emit a delightful tropical scent with overtones of banana and subtle citrus in the background. If you smell closely, you can also detect a faint grassy odor there. This strain can produce a gritty, cough-inducing smoke when burned.
However, this smoke’s tropical flavor is overpowered by a hashy, incense-like flavor on the exhale. Smokers should be aware that this strain is especially pungent; those who want to consume marijuana covertly should take necessary precautions.
Banana OG is a very slow-acting strain; it frequently takes several minutes before its effects are completely experienced. When the high finally hits, it starts affecting the user’s body and cognition simultaneously. As the smoker is suddenly overcome with the urge to sit or lie down, their thoughts may dart from one to the next.
This initial intensity gradually fades into a holistic relaxation over time, with both the mental and physical effects progressing at a leisurely pace. Couch-lock is a familiar complaint, but it’s also possible to think deeply and creatively; just don’t expect to have the energy to get up and run errands quickly. Enjoy Banana OG late at night or early in the morning. To appreciate its distinctive flavor, smoke it out of a recently cleaned pipe or in a joint.
For medical cannabis patients, Banana OG is also adaptable, offering treatment from both psychological and physical issues. Aches and pains can be reduced, whether they are acute or persistent and caused by a disease. Its uplifting, mood-altering effects might help patients spend their time more deliberately and attentively, which can be beneficial for mild to severe stress and depression.
If used in sufficient amounts, it can also treat insomnia by lulling sufferers into a sound sleep. Because of its early destabilizing effects, it might not be the greatest choice for people who frequently experience panic or anxiety.
This strain may be grown both indoors and outdoors with success, while outdoor cultivation calls for a warm, semi-humid environment with daytime highs of 70 degrees Fahrenheit.
When cultivated inside, Banana OG flowers in 8 to 9 weeks; when planted outdoors, it is ready for harvest in late September. A mere 32 to 37 grams (or 1 to 1.3 ounces) of flower are produced per square foot of plant, giving producers a modest yield.
Due to its potent knockout effects, this strain is excellent for relaxing at home before bed or having fun.
Is Banana OG an Indica, Sativa, or Hybrid?
- Banana OG is an indica-dominant hybrid strain.
Is Banana OG good for sleep?
- This strain is good for treating insomnia brought on by anxiety, depression or persistent discomfort.
How much does Banana OG strain yield?
- Your Banana OG cannabis plant should flower in seven to nine weeks with the proper fertilizers and care. You can anticipate a yield of about 1.3 ounces per square foot.