|Flowering Time||52-62 days|
|THC Level||up to 17%|
|Growing||Easy to Moderate|
The pineapple express strain is sativa high and was made even more popular because of the famous ‘stoner film’ under the same name, starring Seth Rogen and James Franco. Even though this strain is not as mind blowing as it is introduced in the movie, it is still among the popular strains that offer a nice, and long lasting body numbing full buzz. Its lineage can be traced back with Trainwreck as its mother, and then cross bred with Hawaii. Each Pineapple express plant has its own unique characteristic depending on several factors, such as the medium used for growing, the process involved, the phenotype of the strain, as well as the curing process.
Overall Appearance, Growth and Effects
This strain got its name because of its pineapple flavored taste. This taste, however, can also leave smokers with dry eyes and mouth. Before feeling the overall buzz of this strain, a smoker can feel several cerebral effects. They can be described as both calming and stimulating as it allows for a heightened senses and mood. Experienced users of this strain often describe feeling energized after smoking this strain. It is said to improve focus, creativity and awareness. When taken with a higher dosage, a user may experience dizziness, paranoia and headaches. The interesting zone usually happens for about 2 to 3 hours, and then followed by a relaxing body buzz.
Medical and Other Benefits
The strong cerebral effects introduced by the Pineapple Express strain are among the reasons why this strain is selected to be part of the medicinal marijuana list. Aside from its capability to ease anxiety and stress, this strain can also be perfect for lessening the signs and symptoms of chronic depression. It is also good for relieving mild aches and pains, though it is not really recommended for people who are suffering from extreme pain. In a lesser degree, this strain is also perfect for inducing appetite and in calming nausea trapped patients. Aside from its medicinal benefits, the pineapple express strain is also perfect for people who needs focus, creativity and alertness for the day. Thus, this works for busy people who needs to attend to several things in one day and cannot afford to lax off or lose focus.