What is Blueberry?
The blueberry strain is a popular and widely available indica-dominant strain, with a sativa/indica ratio of 20:80. Blueberry was the winner of the High Times Cannabis Cup 2000 for Best Indica and it is admired by cannabis enthusiasts all over the world. The strain was bred by DJ Short in the late 70s. Probably it’s a cross of Afghan indica, Purple Thai, and a sativa Thai. However, it’s true parentage is unsure. Blueberry has been crossed with many other strains, so likely you will encounter some Blueberry varieties on your way through cannabis land.
Where can you use Blueberry for?
Blueberry is a perfect strain for tranquil evening use. It provides long-lasting euphoria and calms you down. This strain will get you in a peaceful, introspective mood. It is an appropriate strain for unwinding after a stressful day. Or for contemplating the meaning of life in a beautiful nature setting.
Don’t expect to get much focus or energy. Because of its narcotic qualities you may even end up in a couch lock. Blueberry is sleep inducing and therefore a favourite strain for insomniacs. It is further used to treat all kinds of pain conditions, chronic fatigue, depression, migraines, chronic stress and anxiety.
What are the effects of Blueberry?
The combination of 1% CBD with a relatively high THC-content – ranging from 15 to 24% – allows for a peaceful and mood-uplifting experience that lasts for a long time. The Blueberry high is not very cerebral. It may bring about some giggles and makes you more talkative.
Blueberry is well-known for relieving stress and anxiety. It is a very relaxing strain, unbending both body and mind. If you suffer from racing thoughts, Blueberry will quiet them down. This strain will also induce laziness and sleep. Physical heaviness and disorientation are possible side-effects, so use Blueberry with moderation and don’t consume it in situations where you still need your full body coordination.
In the right setting its relaxing qualities can have therapeutic effects. It will wash away any worries or pain. Blueberry is used medically for chronic pain and short-term pain alike. Possible side-effects are droopy, red, unfocused eyes and a dry mouth.
What makes Blueberry unique?
The Blueberry strain is an attractive olive-green strain with sticky buds and colourful hues of orange, red, purple and blue. And it’s not just eye candy that this cannabis strain has to offer. The taste is delicious as well: a sweet mix of blueberry and vanilla. Because of its high CBD-content Blueberry is mostly used for medical purposes. However, the equally high THC-levels give a nice uplifting twitch to the experience, which makes it an interesting strain for recreational users as well.