What is Chem Dawg strain?

Chemdawg, sometimes called “Chemdog,” is a hybrid marijuana strain that has developed quite the name for itself over the years. The original source of powerhouse strains like Sour Diesel and OG Kush, Chemdawg is known for its distinct, diesel-like aroma.

Is Dawg and Stardawg the same?

Stardawg, also known as “Stardog,” is a hybrid marijuana strain believed to be named after the bright, sparkling crystal trichomes that blanket the strain like stars. Made from a cross between Chemdog 4 and Tres Dawg, Stardawg is beloved for its earthy pine flavors with sour undertones of diesel.

Who created Chem Dawg?

As its origin story goes, three fellas named Greg (Chemdog), Pbud (Mike), and Joe Brand met in the summer of 1991 at a Grateful Dead show in Indiana. Chemdog was 18 at the time and Pbud was 21. Chem was walking around the parking lot looking for weed and heard someone say “kind bud” — that someone was Pbud.

Is Chem Dawg a sativa?

OG Chem Dawg Strain An Indica-dominant cross of San Fernando Valley OG x Chem 91 is a legendary cultivar that gained notoriety on Grateful Dead tours in the 1990s.

Why is Stardawg so strong?

Stardawg was named due to the high amount of trichomes on the buds. The trichomes are what carry the THC. Also, stardawg has a higher than average THC content. Leafly, or one of those sites described the trichomes on Stardawg as stars sparkling at night.

Is Chemdawg an OG?

An Indica-dominant cross of San Fernando Valley OG x Chem 91 is a legendary cultivar that gained notoriety on Grateful Dead tours in the 1990s. Og Chem Dawg strain is believed to have been created by Frank Gegax in Southern California. The strain is one of the parent strains to Sour Diesel.

Are Chem dog strains still popular?

Chem-related strains continue to entice pot aficionados and make a name for themselves, culminating in an article by yours truly titled “CSI: Cannabis Strain Investigation—In Search of Chem Dog” (May ’06), as well as my selection of Chem Dog as one of High Times ’ Top 10 Strains of the Year for 2006.

Where did the name Chem dog come from?

Allegedly, the strain originated somewhere on the California/Oregon border. They called it the Dog, but Joe thought it tasted “chemmy” and nicknamed it Chem. Some called it Chemweed and others Dogbud. Chem combined the two names and came up with Chem Dog.

What is Chem dog B?

The three females were dubbed “Chem Dog” (now known as the Chem 91), “Chem Dog A” (now Chem’s Sister) and “Chem Dog B.” The 91 immediately became the most desirable and went on to serve as a parent for many of the most popular strains of the last 25 years, including Sour Diesel, OG Kush and their many offspring.

What is the origin of the Chem D?

The provenance of the OG will always be in dispute, but its resemblance to the 91, and its proximity to the Chem family, makes this one of the more compelling and believable origin stories. In 2001, Chem germinated three more of the magic seeds, labeling them “Chem Dog C,” “D” and “E,” with “D” being the keeper and becoming known as the Chem D.