God Bud is characterized by earthy and pine flavors, with hints of chocolate and sweetness. Its primary effect is relaxation, making it a great night time strain. God Bud’s flowers are dense with purple hues and plenty of crystals. From a distance, the buds look almost white due to the heavy presence of trichomes. God Bud is heavily coated with resin and has bright orange pistils that add to its pleasing appearance. In addition to the earthy and pine aromas that dominate the God Bud sensory experience, there is a slight bit of chocolate scent that carries into its taste.
Overview of God Bud
God Bud is in the midrange of potency, with levels of THC typically in the 15% to 20% area. However, some crops reach as high as 27% THC. Recreational smokers enjoy the rush of euphoria that comes after a few tokes of God Bud, as well as an onset of the munchies from time to time.
There is a strong cerebral element to the God Bud high, relieving the day's worries and making the user more creative. However, because of its indica dominance, God Bud is not the preferred strain to accompany a long workday. God Bud won the 2004 High Times Indica Cup in Amsterdam and was named one of the magazine's Top 10 Canadian Strains of All Time in 2010.
Potential Positive Effects of God Bud
God Bud is an indica-dominant strain that provides consumers with a very enjoyable high. The common effects associated with God Bud are relaxed, euphoric, and happy. Even though it is a full-on body high, the powerful potency of God Bud is still an excellent mood changer.
Potential Negative Effects of God Bud
God Bud can cause dry mouth and dry eyes, along with occasional cases of paranoia and anxiety. At times, users will experience minor headaches after inhaling a few puffs of God Bud. While this is not a regular occurrence, it is certainly worth noting that this side effect can make God Bud an unpleasant experience for a small percentage of smokers.
As such, it is recommended to purchase a gram or an eighth before purchasing God Bud in larger quantities. The vast majority are able to smoke God Bud without experiencing headaches, so this fact should not deter anyone interested in experiencing the strain to give it a try.
Lineage of God Bud
God Bud is an indica-dominant hybrid that is the result of a cross-breed between some Hawaiian sativa and the hybrid Purple Skunk. It was originally bred by Canadian growers BC Bud Depot.
Growing God Bud
God Bud has a flowering time of 7 to 10 weeks and can yield between 80 and 120 grams per plant. Some growers prefer to use the "sea of green" method when cultivating God Bud, which allows for a quicker harvest.
Where to Find God Bud
It is commonly found at dispensaries in major Canadian cities like Vancouver, Edmonton, and Calgary, as well as the United States Pacific Northwest, including Washington, Oregon, and Northern California
Check with your local dispensary to see if they have any God Bud on their shelves!