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Cannabis Strain Review: Oriental Express

Type of High: Head
Try it: in the afternoon
Optimum Time of Day: Afternoon
Spectrum: 60% Sativa
Dominant Terpene: Humulene
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Oriental Express has an ASHI score of 1 out of 11, and a BPS rating of 4 out of 50. The ASHI score, or Ascendancy Strains Heat Index, speaks to how popular it is at this moment in time. Think of it as measuring the flash in the pan strains that are hot right now for consumers. Social media discussions, consumer ratings and reviews are all data points that feed into this score.

BPS, or Brand Power Score, is more institution facing and looks more at data points which reflect how much respect and power this strain has to the industry. Strains that have articles written about them, sold as seeds, award history and inclusion in a strain directory are all examples of data points which feed into a BPS rating. The genetic blend of this strain is 60% Sativa.

a section describing the experience of consuming this strain of cannabis

The Energetic and Focused effects of Oriental Express produce a Head high for cannabis users. Afternoon is the best time to experience this strain. Oriental Express has been reported by users as being used for Depression, Loss Of Appetite, Anxiety, Pain, and Nausea.

Common Usage
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The Flavor Story

Oriental Express's primary terpenes are Humulene and Sabinene. Terpenes affect flavor but also provide their own set of medical and experiential effects. When smoked, vaporized or incorporated into an edible, you'll get hit with the flavor profile from Oriental Express that includes: Earthy and Sweet, ending with a blast of Earthy on the exhale.

The Aroma Story

Can you smell that? Oriental Express has an aroma profile of Earthy and Sweet.

the labs - a section where the levels of different cannabinoids found in this strain of cannabis are shared based on lab testing
0.48 - 1.22%
0.1 - 0.16%

The average THC level is 16%.

the grow - a section describing the growth information for this strain of cannabis
Best Results Preferred Climate Grow Difficulty
Indoors and outdoors warm climate Average

Outdoor Grow Info

Harvest Time Height Yield
October Average Moderate

Indoor Grow Info

Indoor Harvest Time Indoor Height Indoor Yield
8-10 weeks Average Moderate

The difficulty to grow Oriental Express is known for being average. For growers looking to cultivate indoors, you can expect average height to be with a yield of moderate in about 8-10 weeks. Outdoors, Oriental Express should harvest around October you can expect average height and moderate yield.

the recipes

What's Cooking?

The garlic notes from Wings will pair nicely with dominant terpene, Humulene, from Oriental Express. The Humulene terpenes will add a smoky flavor to the wings. Since we suggest you try Oriental Expressin the afternoon, you might want to check out our recipe for Freezies. You have never truly lived if you haven't enjoyed a summer afternoon with this cannabis infused recipe. This strain is perfectly suited to set the mood.

Suggested Recipes For This Strain