G13 Marijuana Strain Overview: The Strain of Legends

G13 is a powerful indica-dominant strain that is the continuing subject of numerous “urban legends”.

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As noted by Leafly: “According to some accounts, the CIA, FBI, and other agencies gathered the best strains of marijuana from breeders all over the world. At a super-secret installation at the University of Mississippi, they bred many new super hybrids in the late 1960s. Allegedly, a single cutting of this plant was liberated by an unnamed technician and bred for the masses.”

Although this story – and some of the others told about this strain – likely isn’t true, what is true is that G13 is an excellent indica with a powerful kick and intense medical properties. The strain has a sweet, earthy flavor and smell that lingers in the air.

The top effects of the G13 marijuana strain are:

  • An intense but pleasant head and body high
  • Complete relexation; perfect for enjoying movies, video games, painting, reading a book, etc.
  • Increased appetite and also
  • Happiness

Medical properties:

Some of the top medical ailments it helps with are:

  • Stress
  • Insomnia
  • Lack of appetite and also
  • Depression and also
  • Headaches/Migraines

Reviews:

At the time of publication G13 has 642 reviews on Leafly with an average score of 4.4 out of 5 (8.8 out of 10). This places it as one of the top 10 indicas on the site (out of hundreds of strains).

Where to find it

If you are lucky enough to live in a state where cannabis is legal for medical and/or recreational purposes, we suggest you check out Leafly’s strain finder.

This feature can use your exact location to find the closet cannabis store or dispensary to you that is currently carrying the G13 marijuana strain; you can also look for a variety of other strains.

Click here for the strain finder.