Blueberry Haze Strain Review
Blueberry is a yummy fruit that people love to have for dessert. It can also be added to cakes, shakes and other sweet treats. But for marijuana enthusiasts, Blueberry strain mixed with award-winning Haze Special creates a euphoric high that hits right away.
Bred by DNA Genetics, this cannabis plant is a popular one on its right. Having THC levels ranging from 15% to 22%, it is a reflection of its genetic lineage.
Blueberry is a mostly-Indica strain that dates way back in the 70s. It produces a long-lasting body relaxation. Mostly Indica, it helps relax the entire body. Haze Special, on the other hand, is one of the oldest Sativa strains that produce is more than capable of delivering an intense cerebral high.
By combining the genetics of the two parent strains, the resulting hybrid leans more towards the Sativa side but still can induce potent physical effects. Blueberry Haze is a feel-good strain that also scores big on the medical aspect. Although safe to use during the afternoon, beginners may want to take it slow as this strain can pack a mean punch.
|Blueberry Haze Strain Quick Facts|
|Genetic Lineage||Blueberry x Haze Special|
|Sativa / Indica Ratio||60 / 40|
|THC %||15% to 22%|
|Flowering Period||9 to 10 weeks / Mid to late October|
|Average Yield||400 g/m2 / 500 g/plant|
Odor and Flavors
Blueberry Haze inherited the sweet, fruity taste from its parent strain. Even when not combusted, its bud already smells yummy. On the inhale, scents of fresh berries with a skunky hint flood the nostrils. There is also a mixture of spicy and pungent undertones that bite. On the exhale, users easily catch the fruity taste. There is a slight woody aftertaste, but the sweetness of berries mostly masks it. Who would not want to try a puff of this fragrant and delicious strain?
Since Blueberry Haze is a Sativa dominant strain, users can expect it to deliver an exceptional mental high. At its onset, an uplifting sensation surges into the mind and the body which promotes a sense of happiness. Some people may also experience a speedy high in which thoughts race and flow from one to the next. Mostly, users feel not only creative and inspired but also motivated and focused. This strain is also famous for its energy-boosting effects. In essence, getting things done is made so much better so as long as its use is within limits.
Not to be forgotten, though, are the physical effects of Blueberry Haze. Amidst the cerebral euphoria, a warm buzz soon trickles down to the body. Gently, it soothes the muscles bringing a mellow relaxation. It does not stop there though. Before the users even realize it, the relaxing experience may cause them to feel lazy. Depending on the amount used, it may also induce heavy drowsiness. For this reason, the best time to use it is in the late afternoon when there are only a few things left to do before calling it a day.
Blueberry Haze delivers buzzing and relaxing “me time” experience. One thing that users may want to do is to prepare some food as it can cause some to feel hungry.
Experienced users are aware of the common side effects of cannabis, and that is having itchy eyes and dry mouth. Beginners may find this bothersome, but the symptoms can easily be reduced by keeping the body hydrated.
Since Blueberry Haze acts is a fast-acting strain, the sudden surge of cerebral buzz at the onset may cause a few people who are susceptible to feel a tad bit paranoid. Others may also have a headache and dizziness, especially when overindulging.
Medical Use and Benefits
Blueberry Haze does not only make a user feel happy and creative, but it also provides comfort to a lot of medical ailments. For instance, pain-relief is one of its benefits to the medical cannabis community. Its calming effects are potent that it can help people deal with muscle spasms, nausea, and headache.
Patients with mental health issues such as ADHD/ADD, anxiety and depression should also find it less challenging to manage their condition due to the euphoric mood-enhancing properties of the strain. Even the daily stress of life is taken care of by Blueberry Haze.
Feeling deeply relaxed once the full effects of the Indica traits kick into the body, many people end up falling asleep. Hence, it benefits the insomniacs.
Patients suffering from eating disorders are also benefited by this marijuana strain as it induces and stimulates appetite. In this case, only a small amount is used to avoid the deep relaxation that is conducive to laziness and sleeping. Otherwise, getting up to eat some food can become an exercise in futility.
Growing Blueberry Haze
Blueberry Haze has dark green leaves that are curled towards the stems with hairy orange pistils that show their way out of the buds. There are also a lot of white trichomes that cover the entire plant and can be sticky. The flowers are small and clustered which look like popcorn. It is also not a tall plant often reaching only 3 feet.
Technically, this cannabis strain is sensitive and requires close monitoring by growers. Beginners should not choose this plant as it can be difficult to cultivate. Growers will need to check the nutrient levels for it to grow well. Photosensitive, proper lighting is needed whether it is cultivated indoors or outdoors.
Indoors, the usual practice is to top it early to ensure that it fits in the tight space. Some training techniques may also be used by the experienced growers. It flowers at around 9 to 10 weeks and yields approximately 400 grams per square meter.
Outdoors, this plant thrives on semi-humid weather with constant sunshine. It grows well outdoors under 22 to 26 degrees Celsius. Its flowering period occurs during mid to late October and yields a generous amount of 500 grams per plant.
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