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.
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 densely-packed, as one might expect of an indica-dominant variety but the compact forest green leaves are often flecked 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 has almost narcotic properties.
-It is of use to those with pain conditions which could be either short-term pain due to injury or exercise or long-term chronic pain related to disease or nerve damage.
It also helps 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 induces a deep and lasting sleep and therefore serve as an antidote to entrenched insomnia.
SIDE EFFECTS OF THIS 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.
First, properly cured flowers immediately give off an aroma of fresh blueberries. Secondly, 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.
When buds are directly combusted, some skunkiness is evident. Smoke is surprisingly smooth for an indica, and has a sweet blueberry taste on inhale and exhale with no lingering funk.
GROWING THIS SRAIN
Blueberry can be grown as a clone, clippings are taken from mature and healthy plants. Growers can also buy seeds. It grows indoors and or 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.