High Octane Strain
High Octane is an extremely gassy cannabis strain from the Okanagan. It is popular for its enticing smell and taste as well as its calming, warming, and relaxing physical high that leaves users perfectly relaxed and in a great mood.
The 100% indica has won a number of awards for its unique smell, long-lasting effects, and medicinal value. High Octane can treat chronic pain, loss of appetite, and insomnia, among many other medical issues.
High Octane has a THC level of about 17-28%, making it a very potent marijuana strain. Novice marijuana users should, therefore, be very careful not to smoke too much of this strain and exceed their tolerance levels as it might cause severe adverse reactions.
High Octane produces next level physical high that leaves users very lethargic. Your entire body will feel heavy and perfectly relaxed after smoking this strain. It also produces a moderate cerebral buzz that uplifts spirit, leaving you chatty and in high spirits.
Being an indica-leaning hybrid, High Octane can make you very sleepy. As such, it is ideal for evening and night usage. It delivers very strong physical high and potent calming effects that wash away stress, allowing you to enjoy a deep blissful sleep.
Appearance, Aroma, Flavor
The High Octane strain marijuana plant is small with dense and closely-packed leaves. It has large nugs with gorgeous tiny hairs and a sticky coating of frosty crystalline trichomes.
It has a pungent and lemony scent that’s inherited from its OG Kush heritage. Because of its pungently spicy scent, High Octane isn’t the best strain to smoke when you want to be discreet.
High Octane’s taste is just as appealing as its smell. It has a sweet lemony flavor with a perfect mix of pine, earthy, and citrus undertones that leave your tongue with a sweet after taste.
High Octane strain is easy to cultivate both indoors and outdoors. It is very resistant to adverse climatic conditions, diseases, molds, and pests.
Although this strain can be cultivated in a range of settings, it produces the highest yields when cultivated indoors. Novice growers will have fun cultivating High Octane because of its resistance to molds and pests.
High Octane’s flowering time is between seven to nine weeks and can produce about sixteen to twenty one ounces of high-quality herb per plant.
Due to this strain’s above average cannabinoids (THC & CBD) level, it has a lot of medical benefits. For instance, psychological conditions such as chronic stress, PTSD, ADD/ADHD, anxiety and depression can be managed using this strain. Additionally, thanks to its high THC level, it can be used to treat mood disorders.
People who struggle with arthritis, inflammation, and fatigue can use High Octane to ease pain. Also, due to its ability to create strong relaxing and sedating effects, it is the perfect strain for people who struggle with insomnia.
In the busy world of today, issues such as chronic pain, headaches, and migraines are very common. High Octane produces a potent physical high that can alleviate the agony associated with these issues.
In addition to helping with psychological issues, easing pain, helping with insomnia, and treating mood disorders, High Octane works very fast with little to no adverse reactions.
Do you struggle with loss of appetite and stomach-related issues? High Octane can help restore your appetite and treat digestive issues.
Possible Side Effects
Being a very potent weed strain, High Octane can cause some adverse reactions, especially if you exceed your tolerance level. However, when used in small doses, High Octane produces a smooth cerebral and physical high that can improve your mood, relax tense muscles, and cure a wide range of medical conditions.
Common side effects associated with smoking High Octane include dry mouth and eyes. The strain can also cause red and itchy eyes and severe dehydration.
Due to its high THC level, High Octane can make you dizzy, anxious and paranoid. In most cases, these adverse reactions occur when you exceed your limits. The good news, however, is that these side effects are mild and can be avoided by watching your dosage and drinking plenty of water to keep your body perfectly hydrated.
Overall, although High Octane strain may cause some side effects, it is a great marijuana strain for both recreational and medicinal use. This extremely gassy hybrid has a spicy pine tree and lemony aroma and very large and sticky buds.
Thanks to its pure-indica genetics, High Octane is very effective at treating conditions such as loss of appetite, insomnia, chronic pain and stress.