ABOUT BLUEBERRY STRAIN
Blueberry strain is a popular, flavor-forward indica hybrid with a strong genetic backbone.
It was originally developed in the 1970s or 80s by DJ Short, a mysterious but prolific breeder.
This strain is distinguished by an unmistakable fresh blueberry smell and taste that have made it an enduring favorite.
This strain is popular nationwide.
It won top marks in the 2000 High Times Cannabis Cup for Best Indica and best strain overall.
GENETICS/LINEAGE OF BLUEBERRY STRAIN
It is a three-way cross between an indica Afghani parent and sativa Thai and Purple Thai variant parents.
15% to 24%.
Flowers of this strain are small and packing is dense.
As one expectS of an indica-dominant variety and the compact forest green leaves are fleck with traces of purple and red.
These latter colors develop due to high concentrations of pigments called anthocyanins in this strain’s genetics.
The leaves are coated in almost transparent trichomes.
Buds of Blueberry are very sticky and may be difficult to break up by hand without the use of a grinder.
Medically speaking, Blueberry strain has almost narcotic properties.
It is of use to those with pain conditions. Both short-term pain due to injury or exercise or long-term chronic pain related to disease or nerve damage.
It can also help relieve some of the troubling symptoms of stress, anxiety and PTSD, creating a physical relaxation strong enough to ease a racing, pre-occupied mind.
Most notably, Blueberry can induce a deep and lasting sleep and therefore serve as an antidote to entrenched insomnia.
SIDE EFFECTS OF BLUEBERRY STRAIN
Side effects of this strain include;
-Typical dry mouth and red eyes.
-Its heaviness can also result in droopy and unfocused eyes.
-Blueberry will leave users heavy and couchlocked.
when cured properly, the flowers immediately give off an aroma of fresh blueberries.
This sweet and slightly tart smell bears some resemblance to the odor of the Purple Thai parent strain.
Breaking open buds of Blueberry gives off some more complex scents of spice and musk, reminiscent of Afghani varieties.
TASTE OF BLUEBERRY STRAIN
Combusting these buds directly results in Skunkiness.
Smoke is surprisingly smooth for an indica, and has a sweet blueberry strain taste on inhale and exhale with no lingering funk.
GROWING BLUEBERRY STRAIN
Growing blueberry as a clone is possible but only if clippings are taken from mature and healthy plants.
Growers can also buy seeds.
Growing this strain occurs both indoors and outdoors.
Outdoor growing demands restrictive conditions like moderate humidity and consistent daytime temperatures between 72 and 80 degrees Fahrenheit.
Plants flowers within 8 to 10 weeks when grown indoors and are ready for harvest in mid October outdoors.