Granddaddy Purple is no doubt one of the most popular strains to date. It stands among the greats, concrete, and immovable as an old growth redwood, serving as the foundation for an innumerable number of legendary indica hybrids.
A cross between the original purple Afghani landrace and Big Bud, Grand Daddy Purple is close to a pure indica.
Early reports of the new purple-colored Afghani cuttings showing up in Northern California claim veterans returning from Vietnam brought them home - an origin story rarely challenged. It’s been said that many of the exotic strains now serving as the backbone for the modern hybrids we love arrived this way.
Granddaddy Purple is ideal for chronic pain, stress, lack of appetite, insomnia, depression, and anxiety. Eventually, the relaxation will overtake the euphoria, leaving you ready for a deep slumber.
Aesthetically brilliant, sometimes the buds come to fruition with an appearance that’s purple throughout the entire surface. Other times, buds may take on a lime green look with muted purple undertones. Both variations share Granddaddy Purple’s signature electric orange pistils.
The flavor of Grand Daddy Purple is exactly what you’d expect from an indica-dominant variety packed with the terpene Myrcene. percentage. It’s sweet, but not overwhelming. You can also detect hints of blueberries with a teaspoon of sugar.
Grand Daddy Purple is a must-try if you’re seeking relief from stress and anxiety without the rapid onset of yawning with fatigue.