Grape Ape Strain Genetics
Crossing 3 highly acclaimed strain types in the shape of Mendocino Purps, Skunk, and Afghani was always likely to produce something special, and Grape Ape certainly does not disappoint.
Thanks to its notable lineage, Grape Ape has established itself as one of the most well-known and popular indica-dominant varieties with a line of cannabis cup awards testament to the respect this wonderful cultivar has garnered within the cannabis community.
Grape Ape Strain Terpene Profile
With a terpene profile boasting plenty of caryophyllene and myrcene, this cannabis hybrid has all the hallmarks of a true Indica strain. A delightfully fruity, yet earthy and pungent fragrance is complimented by slight undertones of sweet candy.
Definitely a strain for those with something of a sweet tooth, Grape Ape certainly delivers in the taste department with an overwhelmingly saccharine, grape flavour that has helped to establish this strain an indica connoisseurs favourite.
Grape Ape Strain Effects
A well-balanced indica-dominant hybrid, the Grape Ape strain offers consumers a clear-headed and soothing high that is best described as euphoric relaxation,
With THC content averaging around 19%, Grape Ape is fairly strong, particularly for newcomers who have reported a sedating effect when this strain is over-consumer.
Still, Grape Ape is a well-rounded hybrid delight that will both elevate mood, and provide a gentle, yet soothing body high, ensuring 100% satisfaction with this cultivar.
Medical Benefits Grape Ape Strain
Thanks to the presence of both caryophyllene and myrcene, as well as the high levels of cannabinoids including THC, Grape Ape is a popular choice for medical marijuana consumers looking to alleviate several conditions.
PTSD sufferers report an easing of symptoms thanks to the soothing, calming effects offered up by this generous hybrid strain.
Thanks to its unique ability to bind with CB2 receptors in the ECS, caryophyllene has powerful anti-inflammatory and antioxidant effect that can help to relieve both pain and anxiety.
How to Grow Grape Ape Seeds
Considered fairly challenging to grow, Grape Ape cannabis seeds have an average difficulty level so novice growers could find this strain a little tricky to cultivate successfully. Indoor growth is the preferred option for growers, although outdoor growing is possible with this strain offering high resistance to both disease as well as destructive insects.
Available in regular, feminised and easy to grow autoflowering seeds, Grape Ape is considered easier to grow in an indoor environment, and it remains true to its roots with a typical indica growth formation that sees buds grow outwards with bushy and hefty lateral branches. As such, some skilled maintenance is required to keep it under control.
Following a rapid flowering period of around 8-9 weeks from germination, Grape Ape cannabis seeds will develop into truly impressive plants that offer a decent yield of 400 gr/m2.