Pineapple Express Marijuana strain is notorious strain even among those who aren’t insanely familiar with cannabis culture due to its energizing and uplifting high that triggers creative and focused energy, making it the ideal strain to go on adventures and seek out hidden treasures. This strain also is a well-balanced marijuana strain that not only tastes like it came down straight from the Heavens, but also keeps the consumer buzzing, mildly enough so he/she can remain pushing through the day ahead.
The basics about Pineapple Express Strain (Aroma, Taste and Appearance)
The first whiff of this famous cannabis strain makes the consumer to know immediately that what he/she smells is something unique and distinctive, even if he/she has no idea what it is called and once he/she realizes its name is Pineapple Express, the answers all become too obvious. The pungent smell of something fruity and floral, transports the consumer into a visualization of being caught up in the tropics, just like lying somewhere on a beach in Hawaii, with all his/her cares and worries melting away one by one for just that little moment. The sweet and delectable Pineapple Express cannabis and its exotic and intoxicating reefer incites the user to have a taste
The first hit reminds the consumer of apples and tangerines, which might not necessarily be sweet in flavor, but he/she can sense the hints of something fruity, citrusy and even a little floral. On the first inhalation, the consumer will experience the fruitiness in its full expression; with a hint of pineapple left floating on his/her tongue long after the smoke has gone, sending his/her taste buds into a whirlwind of pleasure and when he/she breathes out, pine and woodsy tastes fill up his/her mouth first, then travels to his/her nostrils, creating a electable, humbling and grounding combination.
In terms of appearance Pineapple Express strain looks like an indica ever so slightly, with exceptionally densely packed buds that are long and tapered just like the shape of classic sativa strains. This strain has long water leaves which reach up high into the clouds and display shades of deep greens and sometimes tinges of burnt oranges and burgundy reds. This strain has sugary and crystalline buds, coupled with a sagey, green shade that transforms in certain sections to a hazy yellow color, broken up by the amber-orange of the pistils curling towards the sun
Pineapple Express Growing Tips
Pineapple Express marijuana is moderate in difficulty to grow; implying that it is not fit for complete new grower, but those who are courageous can try. The main reason for its slight increase in difficulty is climate control as this crop requires a uniquely balmy and warm climate to be able to grow. However the good thing about this strain is that it is astonishingly resistant to mold, powdery mildew, bugs, pests, diseases and other disturbances, thus its maintenance low.
For indoors growers, they should take note of the fact that Pineapple Express is a tall growing marijuana strain, and make sure they have ample space for her branches to reach up high. Growing methods such as hydroponics or soil grown can equally be used. This crop is a high yielding strain; with successful indoor grows typically yielding approximately 18 ounces per square meter, and outdoor settings yielding approximately 19 ounces per plant. This strain has a flow flowering period of around 7-8 weeks, and it is ideal to harvest the buds around mid-October.
The Effects of Pineapple Express
This cannabis strain is not nearly as strong as depicted and certainly will not leave the consumer dysfunctional or acting plain stupid. Instead, consumers should expect quite the contrary, as this strain has the potential to bring introspection and hefty cerebral effects, which continue all the way down to your body and fills right up with blissful relaxation coupled with an urge to carry on. This hybrid strain truly is a quintessential balance, and it keeps the consumer within the happy medium and awakens his/her creative making him/her ready for an adventure.
Regardless of what goes on with your mind, Pineapple Express strain will melts away any physical pain, all while keeping the users mind sharp and concentrated. This strain is not ideal for a morning pre-work smoke as it can sometimes leave you feeling a tad bit too spacey to function at the workplace.
Medical Benefits of Pineapple Express
This strain been known to be of immense help with clinical depression. It is good for those who are suffering from a mental condition, especially one that can be as debilitating and fatigue-inducing as depression due to its uplifting and energizing nature coupled with its ability of getting its patients re-motivated and excited for going out and getting things done. Equally, this strain sets its consumers into good spirits, making it not only a wonderful energy booster, but also for calming the mind and simultaneously bringing in positive thoughts. Those who are suffering with with anxiety, stress and even PTSD, can also find solace from this fruity and tropical cannabis strain. Those experiencing a mental condition and are looking towards this powerful hybrid strain for relief should know their limits of consumption and only intake an amount that they know is a safe level for them. This is because over consuming any cannabis strain while handling a mental disorder can trigger a worsening in stress, anxiety and even paranoia.
Pineapple Express is also valuable for those dealing with chronic pain, or just moderate to mild pains and a large dose may be required in order to feel the full extent of its effects. As such the best way to ensure a higher dossage is consuming edibles, concentrates, candies, live resins and shatters.
The Possible Side Effects of Pineapple Express Marijuana
This strain compared to other cannabis strain is not considered an insanely potent strain, as such its adverse effects are considerably more mild. Frequent users of this strain most commonly report side effects such as dry mouth, dry eyes, or a feeling of dehydration. To manage any sensations of dry mouth or dehydration, it is vital to drink plenty of hydrating fluids before, during and after smoking while Dry eyes can be managed by keeping a bottle of moisturizing eye drops on hand, which can be purchased for an affordable price at your local drug store.