A Review of the 3 Kings Strain

A Review of the 3 Kings Strain

The 3 Kings Strain is popular in the market because of the intense cerebral high it gives. Its name came from its lineage, where it is the result of the combination of the three all-time favorite strains – the Headband, the OG Kush, and the Sour Diesel. These strains are all famous for their potent effects.

Hybrid strains have a poor impression of giving only mediocre effects. However, the 3 Kings prove this impression wrong. Despite that this strain is a combination of the three majestic strains, the results can surpass your expectations. The flavors and effects of its parents are still evident.

Depending on the method of cultivation, the 3 Kings are mostly Sativa-dominant. It is commonly two-third Sativa and one-third Indica.

For its appearance, its looks are typical, which resemble the hybrid strains. Frost covers the strain, which Indicates its potency. The buds are sage green, and the trichomes are brown and yellow.

The taste is unlike its smell. It mostly has a woody or churned soil flavor and tanginess like diesel. On the first toke, some users claim that it has an odd sweet taste that covers the tongue. Upon the exhale, that is when the users can taste the sameness to its aroma.

If the users smoke for more, the hash taste becomes more noticeable.

The initial aroma of this strain is spicy and earthy. The smell mostly resembles the OG strain mixed with lemons and diesel. The scent is strong and skunky, which is a good Indication of its potency upon opening the package.

Once you break it, the smell becomes stronger and more evident, even for a distance. You can describe the scent as a mixture of the Sour Diesel and the OG Kush. It smells like the OG Kush on a range but smells like the Sour Diesel when up close.

Effects of the Strain

The 3 Kings Strain is potent. Novice users should be careful using this strain, or it is better if they can start with other strains before this.

The 3 Kings provides a cerebral high that can be overwhelming. However, this effect fleets over time and transforms into physical relaxation.

The effects are immediate. One sniff and your lids might drop, and all your troubles can disappear.

When not overused, it is possible to stay clear-headed and not sedated.

The 3 Kings can provide calmness, relaxation, happiness, and euphoria, which makes it a great strain against anxiety. It also eases the mind away from forming repetitive thoughts that can cause stress.

This strain provides the ability to focus.

It is also effective against mild pain. However, if you are looking for a strain for chronic pain relief, you should look for other strains. The 3 Kings cannot provide much body high, which makes it less useful as an analgesic.

However, this strain is useful if you want to do something physical and creative. It provides you the urge, energy, and motivation, thus making you productive.

It also combats nausea, which makes it a perfect strain against car sickness.

Like any other strain, the 3 Kings can cause dryness in the eyes and mouth. Therefore, it is better to have a water bottle, and eye drops prepared nearby when taking this strain.

Aside from these mild side effects, some users claim that they experience anxiety and paranoia. These undesirable side effects are due to the strain’s low CBD content and overconsumption.

Terpene Profile

The 3 Kings Strain contains 14 to 19 percent THC, which is considered average despite its overwhelming effects. The CBD content is less than 1 percent.

This strain has terpenes that provide its distinctive scents and flavors, which also contribute to cannabis’s therapeutic benefits.

One example is the caryophyllene, which provides peppery and spicy scents and flavors, and anti-inflammatory benefits. Limonene is another example, which gives cannabis’s citrusy scent and taste, and anti-stress benefit.

Here is the summary of Terpenes of the 3 Kings:

  • Caryophyllene
  • Pinene
  • Limonene
  • Myrcene
  • Humulene
  • Linalool
  • Nerolidol
  • Menthol


The parents of the 3 Kings Strain are the Headband and the OG Kush. In which, the Headband is the child of the cross between the OG Kush and the Sour Diesel.

The child of the 3 Kings is the Cloudcap.


The 3 Kings Strain is easy to cultivate and perfect for beginners. You can grow this strain indoors or outdoors. There is no strict temperature or humidity requirement. The strain is also resistant to pests.

All you need is to give this strain is a high amount of nitrogen compost. It would help if you also supported the buds once they become dense. Maintenance through topping is also a requirement to promote lateral growth to encourage the production of good quality buds.

Once you harvest it, you should dry it at once to preserve its color.


The 3 Kings Strain is advisable for daytime use when you are reading, exercising yoga, fishing, or studying. Users feel impressed about the high this strain gives them because it makes them feel happy instantly.

Many users compare this strain with The Black because both of them can provide relaxation and euphoria and prevent inflammation, with only a few differences in the statistics.

However, The Black is a better option if you want a strain that causes sleepiness and induces hunger. If you want to feel happy, uplifted, and creative, the 3 Kings Strain is the better option for you.

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