Critical Hog Strain

What Strain Is Critical Hog Indica Or Sativa?

Critical hog is an evenly balanced hybrid marijuana strain (50%Indica/50%Sativa) created with high THC levels and a low CBD content. This strain is incredibly popular in dispensaries around the world, especially in Amsterdam. It won 2nd Place for Best Indica at the 2011 High Times Cannabis Cup. Critical Hog strain smells like sweet skunk and fresh fruit. Flavor is even sweeter, with notes of chocolate and honey. The body high comes on fast and puts you into a couch lock, but many reviewers reported that they remained fully functional after being hit with the initial punch of relaxation.

Critical Hog Strain Info:

The lineage is a cross between indica dominant Tennessee Hog and Critical Mass weed strains bred by T.H. seeds out of Amsterdam.



Medium sized dense green buds with orange hairs and a thick layer of white trichomes crystal resin. The flower nugs are covered with yellow and deep purple leaves.


Known for its sweet, fruity scent and taste, which is said to be reminiscent of pineapple juice or mangoes. Critical Hog weed strain can also have an earthy floral and citrus undertone when grown properly, which adds depth to its flavor profile.


While the aroma of this hybrid strain is very fruity—especially with undertones of orange and lemon—you’re also likely to encounter some earthy notes.

Critical Hog Strain Effects:

Produces an experience that’s relaxing but not overly sedative—perfect for unwinding after work or getting through a creative project without feeling hazy or unfocused. The high comes on gradually so it can be consumed throughout the day without causing increased fatigue or brain fog. The relaxing effects are long-lasting and make this strain good for daytime use or socializing with friends at night. It’s important not to smoke too much of this strain at once because it can cause a strong case of the munchies! Eye pressure and dry mouth are negative side effects so have some eye drops and drinks ready when consuming higher doses.


This medical strain is highly recommend for pain relief and has notable anti-inflammatory properties, making it a good option for patients with chronic conditions like fibromyalgia or lupus. Has also been used to ease the symptoms of depression and anxiety, thanks to its uplifting and mood-enhancing effects. These are suggestions and are not intended as professional medical advice.

Critical Hog Strain Grow Info:

Indica sativa cannabis seed can be grown indoors and outdoors, having a flowering period of 8-9 weeks and an outdoor harvest of September to early October. Growing marijuana indoors yields twenty three ounces per square meter with an outdoor yield of twenty five ounces per plant. For best results we recommended to grow critical hog seeds in Mediterranean climates ranges with often pruning. Suitable for Screen of Green growing methods.


  • indoor yield is 23 ounces per square meter
  • outdoor yield is 25 ounces per plant

We advise consulting the cannabis community for more grow tips.