All About Purple Dragon Weed Strain
The genetic origin of Purple Dragon is as mystical as its name. This violet-hued flower is a hybrid of Sativa and Indica. It is a cross of Purple Urkle, a California classic strain, with Blue Dragon, a hybrid of Blueberry and Sour Diesel.
Purple Dragon has THC levels of 15-17% and CBD levels between 1% to 2%.
Strain taste and aroma
Like other strains from a purple family, Purple Dragon has a floral taste and a musky scent. It also occurs in other incredible flavors, such as berry, earthy, grape, pine, sweet, pungent, sage, pineapple, etc.
Medical benefits of Purple Dragon
The strain is well-known for its therapeutic effects and powerful enough to improve the user’s mood. Upon first taste, the effects are mild, but then consumers will gradually feel happiness and mind relaxation. The effects are long-lasting and good for both brain activities and leisure.
This marijuana strain can be used to:
- relieve chronic pain;
- treat inflammation;
- relax muscles;
- reduce depression, anxiety, stress;
- treat post-traumatic stress disorder;
- get more sleep and cope with insomnia;
- fight physical fatigue;
- treat nausea, migraines;
- improve focus;
- stimulate appetite;
- treat hypertension, multiple sclerosis.
Possible adverse reactions
While smoking Purple Dragon, consumers may experience potential side effects, such as:
- dry eyes and mouth;
- dry, itchy eyes;
- rapid heartbeat;
- paranoid thoughts.
As a rule, the reported negative effects are relatively minor and soon disappear. The users should keep themselves hydrated enough and familiarize their bodies with this strain by increasing the dosage gradually.
No breeding companies have started selling Purple Dragon seeds commercially yet. The potential growers can only cultivate genetically identical clones. They get clippings from healthy plants of this strain and plant them. The flowering time is 63-70 days while the plants offer a medium to high yield. The cultivation difficulty is considered moderate.
It doesn’t really matter whether it is grown indoors or outdoors just like most hybrids. The strain requires a semi-humid climate at 70°F. If breeders like to get that purple color on the buds, they should expose the plants to the cool night temperatures.
This weed can be consumed in the daytime for medical and recreational purposes or in the late evening to unwind after a hard day. People can smoke it if they need to get relaxation and euphoric effects. Most consumers report they feel uplifted, creative, calm, and happy. This versatile marijuana strain helps users become more sociable and easy-going.