Hybrid
Sour Grape

Cannabinoid THC Dominant

THC 16.25 - 21.5%

CBD 0.71 - 0.94%

Effect Relaxed

Side Effect Thirst and dry mouth

Flavor Diesel

Sour Grape Strain Information

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 Sour Grape strain is a hybrid produced by crossing Sativa, Sour Diesel, and an Indica kush - Grandaddy Purple – in equal proportions (50% and 50%). For your choice, cultivators breed this strain with Grape Ape, so you can compare the two and decide which one has the best effect on you. The CBD content of Sour Grape is 0.71-0.94%, whereas the THC may vary and amount from 16.25 up to 21.5%. Many people use Sour Grape weed strain for medical purposes, and it is quite to be expected given its dominant terpenes:

Strain Taste, Looks, and Aroma

This cannabis is unique in that it combines the fuel-like Diesel aroma with the sweet taste of fruits, making its flavor reminiscent of children’s cough syrup. The bud surface is usually green, however, there are also purple strains with orange pistils and a white coating.

Most Common Effects

In general, this marijuana is best used after work for winding up, watching movies, or just walking outside with friends. Even though it doesn’t have a strong sedative effect, it can help to relax and calm the mind. At the same time, it can also help improve mood, give the feeling of happiness, inspire creativity, make you chatty or laugh more than usual. Besides, it has a pain-killing effect, which makes it a popular choice among those who suffer from:

  • Inflammation
  • Arthritis
  • Migraines
  • Muscle Tension

Take note, though, that like any other powerful weed, if consumed in heavy doses, Sour Grape strain may lead to adverse reactions, causing:

  • Thirst and dry mouth
  • Itchy eyes
  • Paranoia
  • Dizziness
  • Rapid heartbeat

Tips For Growers

Sour Grape is the type of strain that can be grown both indoors and outdoors, yielding about 400 g/m² and 550 g/plant, respectively. On average, the flowering time may take from 51 to 61 days, while the harvest time usually comes after 66 days. The height of the grown plant rarely exceeds 60 inches, which makes it quite compact.

Side Effects

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Thirst and dry mouth 98% Voted
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Dry eyes 58% Voted
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Fatigue 14% Voted
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Sour Grape Strain Cannabinoids

THC 16.25 - 21.5% 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 0.71 - 0.94% 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 0.22 - 0.34% 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 0.35 - 0.82% 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 0.17 - 0.27% 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 0.2 - 0.6% 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.

Sour Grape Terpene Profile

Pinene 0.1% Pinene is one of the most widespread terpenes in nature, found in pine trees, basil, nutmeg, parsley, and rosemary. Cannabis containing terpene (alpha-pinene or α-pinene) boasts a strong pine scent. Pinene is responsible for anti-inflammatory, pain-relieving, and anti-anxiety effects.
Myrcene 0.41% 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 0.02% 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.
Humulene 0.03% Humulene (also known as α-humulene) is one of the major terpenes found in cannabis, contributing to woody, earthy, spicy, herbaceous, and, mainly, floral aromas of cannabis. Used in modern medicine, humulene offers anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, and appetite suppressant effects, which have been well-researched by pharmaceutical companies.
Limonene 0.09% Limonene (also known as d-limonene) is the second most common terpene in nature and the third most common terpene in cannabis. It has a powerful citrus aroma and can be found in all citruses, including lemons, oranges, grapefruits, limes, juniper, etc. Limonene is known to elevate moods and provide anxiety, depression, and stress relief.
Linalool 0.03% Linalool (also known as beta linalool, linalyl alcohol, linaloyl oxide, and p-linalool) is one of the rarest terpenes found in cannabis, mostly in small quantities. Linalool is known for its spicy and lavender aroma, bringing relaxation and calming effects. It is also said to provide anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties that can be useful for athletes.
Terpinolene 0.25% Terpinolene is one of the most common terpenes found in cannabis; however, It's usually presented in small quantities. Is responsible for piney, floral, herbaceous, and even a little bit citrusy aroma of cannabis. Terpinolene can be found in lilacs, nutmeg, and cumin. In cannabis, terpinolene contributes to the sensation of "freshness." Has the potential to reduce the risk of heart diseases.
Caryophyllene 0.07% Caryophyllene (also known as beta or b caryophyllene) is a terpene found in many herbs and spices, such as black pepper, basil, rosemary, and oregano. Cannabis high in caryophyllene delivers a strong spicy, peppery aroma, resembling cinnamon and cloves. Caryophyllene offers potent anti-inflammatory and sedative effects.
Total terpenes content 1.00%

Growing Info

Flowering time 51 - 61 Days
Flowering type Photoperiod
Grow difficulty Moderate
Harvest time 66 Days
Yield outdoor 15 - 20 Oz/plant (~ 550 g/plant)
Yield indoor 1 - 2 Oz/Ft² (~ 400 g/m²)
Height indoor 30-60
Height outdoor 30-60

Sour Grape strain lineage

Sour Grape Terpene and Taste Chemistry

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