Seattle, WA ▾

Brand X

Typical effects include Relaxed

Typical Effects

Relaxed
Relaxed
Sleepy
Sleepy
Hungry
Hungry

Common Usage

Depressed
Depressed
A Loss of Appetite
A Loss of Appetite
Insomnia
Insomnia

About Brand X

Not many strains get to claim all four corners of the X, but perhaps this strain, more commonly known as “Ostipow,” gets its nickname because of the powerful quad parentage. Though the breeders remain unknown, there is plenty of speculation as to who they are. What we do know is that this decades old, Michigan born strain is a four-way cross between Hash Plant, Afghanistan #1, Northern Lights #5, and Ostipow Indica and packs an unruly punch that will have you switching between intense psychedelic rushes and deep, monotoned couch lock.

With staggeringly high THC levels, averaging at a whopping 25% to 28%, and a 90/10 indica-dominant ratio, it’s not really a mystery as to why this strain has had such a long lifespan. If the flavorful palate and easy to love aromas don’t get you, the psychoactivity and deep unpulsed rest certainly will. Don’t let the boldness of the strain scare you off, as these fluffy, pepper-shaped nugs are well worth a try. The long amber hairs and white trichomes give you the feeling of walking through a hillside forest. These dark green nugs give off aromas of pine and mint with hints of tree bark and earth. The flavors are similar, reminiscent of a crisp arbor stroll.

Brand X is an intense high that starts you off running straight out of the gates. Users who are prone to paranoia, anxiety, or have heart conditions are cautioned away from this extreme strain. Upon the first hit, your heart will be racing, causing thoughts and actions to sprint to catch up. The psychedelic effects take a stronghold over your body and spin you into a whirlwind of trippy thoughts and vivid colors. After around 10 minutes of ferocity, you’ll feel a sudden halt, like slamming on the breaks, as the unwavering couch locksets in. All motivation goes out the window and you will feel completely sedated. Sleep won't be too far behind, though some people find themselves in this state for hours.

Because of Brand X’s powerful effects, it is ideal for experienced users in the treatment of chronic pain, insomnia, and mood disorders such as depression, stress, and bipolar. This is not a strain for those with PTSD, ADHD, or anxiety disorder in any way, as the psychedelic nature of this strain intensifies those symptoms tenfold. If you are easily stimulated by marijuana, this is also a great strain for poor digestion, anorexia, or lack of appetite.

Though the short, wide appearance of this strain might make it seem not so intimidating it would be wise to exercise caution both in the use of and the growing of Brand X. This is an intermediate to advanced grow and takes longer than usual to get started. Known as a slow grow start, this plant prefers organic fertilizer and cool to moderate temperatures to fully bloom. The flowering time is around 8 to 9 weeks and will have an average yield for a plant of its size.

Intense, extreme, fully charged, fully loaded, ferocious, wild, sedative. However you want to describe it, any of these words would be appropriate to use when talking about Brand X. Between its psychoactivity and its ability to knock you clean out, this bud is one for the books. Brand X is highly recommended for advanced users in all aspects, be it medical or recreational.


Common Usage

Depressed4/10

A Loss of Appetite2/10

Insomnia6/10

Pain10/10

Stress8/10

Typical Effects

Relaxed8/10

Sleepy10/10

Hungry4/10

Happy6/10

Euphoric2/10

THC Content

Highest Test28%

Strain Average27.5%

Indica Average12.5%

Wikileaf Average18%

Wikileaf Highest35%


Recent Customer Reviews

Similar Strains

Skywalker OG
Skywalker OG
Star
Star
Star
Star
Star
(24
Reviews
)
Cookie Monster
Cookie Monster
Leave a Review
Trump OG
Trump OG
Star
Star
Star
Star
Star
(3
Reviews
)
Zkittlez
Zkittlez
Star
Star
Star
Star
Star
(6
Reviews
)
White Widow
White Widow
Star
Star
Star
Star
Star
(13
Reviews
)
View more strains

Sativa Strains

Purple Dragon
Purple Dragon
Leave a Review
Incredible Hulk
Incredible Hulk
Star
Star
Star
Star
Star
(3
Reviews
)
ICED Grapefruit
ICED Grapefruit
Leave a Review
Sunburn
Sunburn
Star
Star
Star
Star
Star
(1
Review
)
Stella Blue
Stella Blue
Leave a Review
View more strains

Indica Strains

Purple Berry
Purple Berry
Leave a Review
Skunk 47
Skunk 47
Leave a Review
West OG
West OG
Leave a Review
Green Python
Green Python
Leave a Review
Tar Monster
Tar Monster
Leave a Review
View more strains

Hybrid Strains

RockStar
RockStar
Star
Star
Star
Star
Star
(1
Review
)
Mandala #1
Mandala #1
Leave a Review
White Urkle
White Urkle
Leave a Review
Ghost Rider OG
Ghost Rider OG
Leave a Review
Cherry Wine
Cherry Wine
Leave a Review
View more strains