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Batman OG

Batman OG, named after the DC Comics superhero, is an indica-dominant hybrid strain of unknown parentage. It’s known for its “ka-pow” sedative-like effects and its distinctive scent of earth and flowers. It has very high THC levels of up to 24%.








Strain types

  • 70%Indica
  • 30%Sativa


  • Citrus
  • Earthy
  • Floral
  • Lime
  • Pine


  • Citrus
  • Earthy
  • Floral
  • Lime
  • Pine


Terpenes are another type of compound that is found within the cannabis plant. These compounds are present throughout nature, and every plant has a unique combination of terpenes that gives rise to different flavors and fragrances, which is why different strains of cannabis vary in smell and taste.

  • Camphene

  • Myrcene



Batman OGs has been reported to have the following effects:

  • Comfortable
  • Creativity
  • Imagination
  • Relaxing
  • Sedating
  • Sleepiness

The following adverse effects have also been reported:

  • Couch Lock
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dry Mouth
  • Hunger

Under the influence of the Batman OG, you will likely look stereotypically stoned, so it’s best to try this strain at home or in an otherwise safe environment.
Even very experienced users of cannabis report feeling knocked out by Batman OG after a while, with some describing its effect as “trance-like.” Likely, you will also sleep deeply after consuming the strain.

Medical Applications

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THC can stimulate the release of the sleep neurotransmitter, adenosine.

Organ Systems

  • Brain & Nervous System
  • Mental / Emotional
Anxiety, Panic Disorders

Cannabis contains many anxiolytic (anti-anxiety) compounds that can beat stress and reduce the production of the stress hormone cortisol.

Organ Systems

  • Brain & Nervous System

Cannabinoids like CBD can help modulate serotonin transmission, giving it anti-depressant and anxiolytic effects.

Organ Systems

  • Brain & Nervous System
Loss of Appetite

THC can stimulate the production of the hunger hormone ghrelin.

Organ Systems

  • Endocrine
  • Other
Chronic Pain, Muscle Pain and Other Types of Pain

Cannabis contains anti-inflammatory and analgesic compounds that can help reduce or distract from pain, including THC, CBD, and beta-caryophyllene.

Organ Systems

  • Brain & Nervous System
  • Muscular
  • Skeletal

Cannabis’ potential neuroprotective effects could help protect against retinal toxicity, and cannabinoids like THC are shown to help lower intraocular eye pressure.

Organ Systems

  • Eye / Ear



growing strains

There isn’t much information about growing this plant, also called “The Dark Knight,” since it’s so shrouded in mystery. It’s suggested you talk to an expert grower about cultivating this strain.


Batman OG is reportedly medium-to-tall in height, so it’s a good idea to use pruning strategies.

Humidity and Temperature

This plant prefers a moderate to warm climate.


Flowering time for the Batman OG is around eight to 10 weeks.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What strain is Batman OG?

Batman OG weed is an indica-dominant strain of unknown heritage, named after the masked hero of the DC Universe. It is 70% indica and 30% sativa and packs a punch with up to 25% tetrahydrocannabinol (THC).

What is the rarest strain?

One of the rarest forms of cannabis today is a classic hippie favorite from the 1970s, the Puna Budder. It brings energy, clarity, relaxation, laughter, and happiness. It’s almost perfectly balanced, at 50% sativa and 50% indica, and has a spicy blueberry flavor.

Another older favorite is the energizing and trippy Oaxacan Highland, which has Mexican origins. It’s 100% sativa and a potential wake-and-bake option for an experienced cannabis user.

The Hindu Kush strain, which is 100% indica-dominant, is another rare form of cannabis, and it functions as a potent sedative.

What does OG strain stand for?

The first strain of cannabis to appear with the letters "OG" was the popular OG Kush, created in the 1990s. Many believe OG stands for "Original Gangster," a term used in gang culture since the 1970s, denoting a senior gang member.

The man who brought the term into cannabis culture is rapper B-Real from the band Cypress Hill. However, another theory about the origins of "OG" is it might mean "Ocean Grown," referencing cannabis bred along the California coastline.

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