Hybrid
Glass Apple

Cannabinoid THC Dominant

THC 18.2 - 20%

CBD 0.48 - 0.83%

Effect Euphoric

Side Effect Panic attacks

Flavor Apple

Glass Apple Strain

THC

Medium High
10% 12% 14% 16% 18% 20%

CBD

Low Medium
0% 0.4% 0.8% 1.2% 1.6% 2%

Potency

Newbie Skilled

The Glass Apple strain is a Sativa-dominant hybrid ( 60%Sativa / 40% Indica) resulting from crossing the infamous Pineapple Express and the classic Glass Slipper strain. Being awarded Best Hybrid at the 2013 Rooster Class, the weed provides a highly energetic and uplifting onset that builds through the entire body and mind with lifted euphoric effects. The main terpene in the Glass Apple marijuana is myrcene, which gives this cannabis bud its famous apple citrus aroma and tastes with light spicy herbal exhales featuring notes of flowers and berries. The weed contains approximately 18.2 - 20% THC, so it is best for smokers of higher experience levels.

Other cannabinoids in the Glass Apple marijauana are:

  • CBD 0.48 - 0.83%
  • CBC 0.11 - 0.44%
  • CBG 0.04 - 0.73%
  • CBN 0.06 - 0.2%
  • THCV 0.16 - 0.35%.

Glass Apple Smell and Flavor

While the terpene composition is pretty classic for cannabis, the Glass Apple strain has an amazing citrus flavor and aroma. As the name applies, smokers can expect the fresh apple flavor with earthy and berry hints on the exhale. The prevalent terpene is myrcene, which is known for its berry aroma, so the undertones are tropical and citrus. Due to terpineol as the second dominant terpene, the aroma of Glass Apple marijuana is very earthy and citrusy, also with a sour apple overtone. The last terpene is ocimene which is responsible for light lime, tobacco, and lavender hints.

Medical Uses and Effects of Glass Apple

The Glass Apple strain gives high with a highly energetic onset that makes you creative and uplifted for hours to go. A strong euphoric effect will soon build into the body, making you feel slightly unfocused. The weed is considered great for artists and creators who do not need a lot of brainpower. Throughout this lifting high, you'll feel physically relaxed, without any racing thoughts or pains that disturb your pure sense of happiness. Thanks to these effects, the Glass Apple marijuana is a common choice among patients struggling with symptoms of the following health issues:

  • Stress
  • Anxiety
  • Fatigue
  • Glaucoma
  • Insomnia
  • Migraines
  • Depression
  • Hypertension
  • Muscle spasms
  • Lack of appetite

However, like any other THC-rich strain, the Glass Apple marijuana may cause some minor side effects. Users have reported the following:

  • Dry eyes
  • Paranoia
  • Panic attacks
  • Slurred speech
  • Rapid heartbeat
  • Low blood pressure
  • Thirst and dry mouth

Info for Growing Glass Apple

The Glass Apple strain's buds have small tight heart-shaped dark green nugs with fiery orange amber hairs and a coating of white milky crystal trichomes. According to cultivators, growing the Glass Apple weed will be hard for beginners, and its flowers within 58-65 days. The large yield that amounts to 15-20 ounces per plant can be harvested in 70 days. The Glass Apple marijuana is grown outdoors and indoors, as the plant will reach 60-80 inches in both conditions.

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Glass Apple Strain Cannabinoids

THC 18.2 - 20% Tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, is a major cannabis chemical compound. It is a psychoactive element that stimulates dopamine release and induces euphoria or happiness. THC-rich strains may be helpful with such conditions as lack of appetite, chronic pains , etc. It is considered to be the primary active marijuana component.
CBD 0.48 - 0.83% Cannabidiol, or CBD, is a major compound in cannabis, which is non-psychoactive. It is also proved to counteract the side effects of the second major component THC. CBD is widely used for medicinal purposes in rubs, oils and so on. It is helpful in muscle pain cases, may treat arthritis and migraines. Even Greeks used it against pain, while Queen Victoria applied it to get rid of menstrual cramps.
CBC 0.11 - 0.44% Cannabichromene, or CBC, is a minor cannabinoid, meaning that its quantity in cannabis is quite little. Though it has the same origin as CBD and THC, it is different in functions. Without any psychoactive effects, it is an efficient cannabis compound in combating acne and depression. CBC produces analgesic, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory effects.
CBG 0.04 - 0.73% Cannabigerol, or CBG, is one of the minor cannabis compounds in adult plants. On the other hand, young ones contain a lot of this antibacterial and anti-inflammatory component. During the growth, CBG is converted into different cannabinoids, mostly THC and CBD. The compound itself increases appetite and decreases eye pressure.
CBN 0.06 - 0.2% Cannabinol, or CBN, is a trace element in cannabis that is considered to be mildly psychoactive. It appears from oxidation THC, exposed to light and heat. CBN is mostly contained in old cannabis and in traditional hashish. It is effective against insomnia, bacterial infections and appetite loss.
THCV 0.16 - 0.35% Tetrahydrocannabivarin, or THC-V, is a compound contained in cannabis in trace amounts. Even though it is close to THC molecularly, it is different in effects. This compound may be psychoactive only in large amounts. THC-V reduces blood sugar, controls appetite, stimulates bone growth, etc. African Sativa strains are the richest in THC-V.

Glass Apple Terpene Profile

Myrcene 0.36% Myrcene (also known as β-myrcene) is one of the most common terpenes found in cannabis, representing more than 20% of the modern marijuana terpene profile. Myrcene has a distinct earthy, musky flavor, resembling cloves. It is responsible for calming and soothing effects of weed. Myrcene is also found in hops, thyme, mango, lemongrass, guava melon.
Ocimene 0.07% Ocimene (derived from the Ancient Greek word Ocimum meaning basil) is a terpene with sweet and herbaceous flavors, also boasting citrusy and woody undertones. Naturally, ocimene occurs in mint, parsley, orchids, hops, kumquats, mangoes, basil, bergamot, lavender, and pepper. Offers antifungal, anti-inflammatory, and antiviral properties.
Terpineol 0.57% Terpineol (also known as alpha-terpineol or a-terpineol) is a terpene naturally occurring in more than 150 plants, including lilacs, lime blossoms, eucalyptus sap, and pines. Among the therapeutic qualities are anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antitumor, and antimicrobial. In cannabis, terpineol boasts the distinctive pine smoke aroma and causes a relaxing, sedative effect.
Total terpenes content 1.00%

Growing Info

Flowering time 58 - 65 Days
Flowering type Photoperiod
Grow difficulty Difficult
Harvest time 70 Days
Yield outdoor 15 - 20 Oz/plant (~ 550 g/plant)
Yield indoor 1 - 2 Oz/Ft² (~ 400 g/m²)
Height indoor 60-80
Height outdoor 60-80

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Glass Apple Terpene and Taste Chemistry

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