HERB

G-13

SHARE
THC
CBD
LINEAGE
20%
0.2%
Unknown
G-13 is a strain with a story. Perhaps bred by government workers at the University of Mississippi in the 1960s, this indica-dominant hybrid has been couch-locking cannabis lovers ever since.

There's some lore around this strain. Rumor has it that G-13 is a product of a super plant produced by the U.S. government. Back in the early 1960s, government scientists supposedly bred some of the strongest cannabis in the world together over 13 generations. The end product was indica-dominant G-13.

A clone of this powerhouse then somehow managed to escape to the underground cannabis scene in the 70s and 80s. This strain then became more popular when it was showcased in the 1990s hit film , American Beauty. Is any of this true? Who knows. But, it's a definite fact that this strain packs a punch. It's unlikely that modern-day G-13 strains are original cuts.

However, consumers still love this indica for the potent body high and cerebral, euphoric effects. You might feel a quick surge in creativity before the slow-onset physical effects kick in. Medical consumers like G-13 for treating chronic pain, autoimmune diseases, inflammation, and gastrointestinal distress.

Stress, pain, and headaches are also left by the wayside after G-13. Though, the indica genetics of this herb make it best for evening and nighttime use. G-13's relaxing effects are accompanied by a strong, earthy sweet aroma.

Effect(s)

Cerebral
Drowsiness
Euphoria
Happiness
Pain Relief
Relaxation
Uplifting

Flavor(s)

Berry
Diesel
Earthy
Pepper
Pine
Sweet

Flowering Period

60 to 65 days

Average Yield

High: 450 g/m2indoors, 900 g/plant outdoors

Outdoor Harvest Date

Early October

Average Height

Medium/Tall: 4 to 6 feet

Growing Tips

Unfortunately, G-13 is clone only. But, it does well indoors and performs best in sea of green (SOG) and screen of green (SCROG) environments. You will want to manage height with careful pruning. Outdoors, it's said to be fairly resistant to frost during the fall and spring.

Availability

Everett, Washington
Lynnwood, Washington
Longview, Washington
Seattle, Washington
Beaverton, Oregon
Eugene, Oregon
Portland, Oregon
Los Angeles, California
San Francisco, California
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Grow Difficulty

Medium

Food Pairing

G-13 has a unique almost meaty, umami flavor. Pair this strain with rich red meat and sharp cheeses. It also will enhance the flavor of tomatoes, mushrooms, and oysters.

May Help

Anorexia
Anxiety
Arthritis
Cramps
Crohn's Disease
Depression
Fibromyalgia
Gastrointestinal Disorder
Inflammation
Insomnia
Lack Of Appetite
Muscle Spasms
Nausea
Pain
Stress

Terpenes

Caryophyllene - Pepper
Humulene - Hops
Limonene - Lemon
Pinene - Pine

Negative Effect(s)

Dry Eyes
Dry Mouth
Headache
SHARE
Delilah Butterfield
Follow me!

Delilah Butterfield

Delilah Butterfield is a Pacific Northwest native with a passion for cannabis and natural health. Contact her on Twitter @delilahbfield.
Delilah Butterfield
Follow me!
View Comments
Comments

system featured 386x193 G 13

How Long Does Weed Stay In Your System?

How long does weed stay in your system? That all depends on the how much you smoke, and the method of testing.
pass drug test hero 386x193 G 13

How To Flush Marijuana Out Of Your System

Sometimes it can be good to detox, and sometimes you have no choice because you really want that job you applied for and you know you’re going to be drug tested.
homemade feature 1 386x193 G 13

5 Homemade Bongs And Pipes For When You’re In A Bind

Okay, so you're home with a bag of weed, but you don't have a smoking piece. Well, luckily there are many ways to make homemade bongs and pipes.
tip feature 386x193 G 13

How To Roll The Perfect Joint Filter

Using filters are a matter of preference for smokers, but there are benefits to using joint tips. Learn how to roll amazing joint filter tips, for the perfect joint.
HERO 1 386x193 G 13

What a $20 Bag of Weed Looks Like in Jamaica

Check out this exploration video of Jamaican weed, and just how much you can score for as little as $20.
7 386x193 G 13

How To Make Quick And Easy Cannabutter

If you’re having friends over and want to make special brownies, space cakes, or similar, this quick and easy cannabutter recipe is what you need.
National Academy hero 386x193 G 13

New Study Confirms CBD Blocks Opioid Reward, May Help Treat Addiction

We now have scientific evidence that cannabidiol (CBD) could be an effective replacement for opioids addiction, as well as useful in treating pain.
weedmemes 1 386x193 G 13

10 Of This Week’s Funniest #WeedMemes From Instagram

Instagram is famous for being home to some of the most viral meme-makers on the internet. This is especially true in the cannabis community.
JOIN OVER 6 MILLION CANNABIS ENTHUSIASTS, JUST LIKE YOU
THANKS FOR JOINING!
There's just one last step.

Click the CONFIRM link in the email we just sent you.
Marijuana Intoxication Is hero 386x193 G 13

This Is Why You Need To Store Your Cannabis Safely Around Children

Just because cannabis is safer than other substances doesn't make it completely safe. Kids getting ahold of unsecured medicine is on the rise.
pharrel 386x193 G 13

Pharrell Goes Retro With His First Adidas Tennis Hu Icons Collection

If you’re lucky, you may still be able to find yourself a pair of fresh pastel Tennis Hu kicks, the first release of Pharrell's new collection from Adidas.

weedporn 1 386x193 G 13

10 More Of The Dopest Summer #WeedPorn Pics From Instagram

You can almost taste the rainbow with some of these buds. If you are a fan of some beautiful #DabPorn, make sure to check out number 10.
6 Steps Of 5 386x193 G 13

Fired MMJ Patient Can Sue Employer, Federal Court Rules

Employers can be sued for refusing to hire job applicants who test positive for medical marijuana, a federal judge in Connecticut ruled last week.

fireman 386x193 G 13

Street Fills With Cannabis Smoke After Fire Burns Through Attic Grow OP

In the United Kingdom, an accidental fire not only destroyed the roof of a home but also revealed someone’s grow, sending the sweet smoke into the street.
rec1 386x193 G 13

Why Do We Have Cannabinoid Receptors?

Cannabis has been a part of human life for over 10,000 years. Here's why we have cannabinoid receptors and what they mean for overall health.
LOAD MORE