Top 10 Blueberry strains
Terpenes are found in many unique concentrations and profiles, contributing toward some incredible flavors. One of the most beloved flavor profiles of cannabis connoisseurs is that of blueberry. The terpenes that generate such pleasurable tastes stem from a strain unsurprisingly titled Blueberry.
The original Blueberry emerged from a breeding program involving Afghani, Sativa Thai, and Purple Thai genetics. The strain was first developed in the 1970s and its genetics have been used to produce some incredible Blueberry strains that exist today, many of which express the delightful aromas of the original.
Here is our top 10 of Blueberry strains available today.
1. Blue Cheese
Blue Cheese is the result of crossing Blueberry with the legendary Cheese strain. This combination culminates in a variety that explodes with pungent aromas and dazzling flavors of cheese, berries, and skunk. Such potent flavors make this strain an ideal addition to edible recipes such as brownies and cakes. The trichomes of Blue Cheese pump out a THC content of between 19–20%, making her fairly potent. This indica-dominant hybrid induces a body high that is very strong, lazy, and relaxing.
Blue Cheese is a photoperiod strain of medium difficulty to cultivate. She can be grown successfully within a range of indoor and outdoor settings. Indoor plants are capable of producing yields up to 500g/m² and growing to heights of 160cm. Plants cultivated outdoors pump out yields of 550g/plant and can explode to heights in excess of 2m.
2. White Berry
One ambitious breeder had the excellent idea of crossing Blueberry with the potent and widely known White Widow, and in doing so gifted the world with White Berry. This impressive lady went on to win 1st place in various competitions due to her unique flavors and contrasting effects. The flowers of White Berry can be smoked at almost any time—during creative pursuits or when resting on the couch at home. This is because she offers a high that relaxes and stones the body whilst energizing the mind. Each hit of White Berry leaves users hungry for another, treating the taste buds with hints of pine and berries. She contains medium levels of THC, so can be smoked during the daytime without reducing productivity.
White Berry remains at a medium height throughout the grow cycle, and is therefore a great choice for small-scale grow operations. When grown indoors, White Berry will reward the cultivator with yields reaching 450g/m². Outdoor plants are capable of churning out 500g/plant. She features a flowering time of only 7 weeks.
3. CBD Blue Shark
The breeders behind CBD Blue Shark introduced CBD into the world of Blueberry genetics. They combined Skunk 1, Blueberry, Shark Shock, and a CBD-rich sativa strain to achieve a remarkable 1:1 strain consisting of 6.5% THC and CBD. CBD Blue Shark offers medicinal users and those who prefer a much less intense high subtle and clear effects infused with mind-blowing flavor. The terpene profile within CBD Blue Shark is highly complex and diverse, producing immense aromas of berries, citrus, flowers, pine, and jasmine. The high itself is very calming, clear, and subtle.
CBD Blue Shark performs best within an indoor environment, where she will not exceed 1m in height and produces up to 550g/m². Outdoor plants offer medium yields and will be ready to harvest during October. CBD Blue Shark has a flowering time of between 8–9 weeks.
4. Blueberry Autoflowering
This indica-dominant autoflowering variety brings the highly prized genetics of Blueberry into the domain of easy-to-grow and fast-flowering autoflowering plants. Such a feat was achieved by breeding Blueberry with a ruderalis variety. The genetics produced via this ambitious pairing maintain the sweet, floral, and berry tastes and aromas of the highly sensual Blueberry. The THC level of this strain is only around 14%, making for a chilled-out and slightly body stoning high that makes for ideal daytime indulgence.
Blueberry Autoflowering is an extremely easy strain to grow and doesn’t require a shift in light cycle to trigger flowering. She maintains a short height of around 75cm, which makes her stealthy and discreet; growers can easily raise her in a small cupboard or box. You can expect near-instant gratification with Blueberry Autoflowering as she erupts from seed to harvest in as little as 8 weeks. Indoor plants offer yields of 475g/m² and outdoor plants offer medium yields.
5. DJ’s Gold
There are a lot of things that stand out about this strain, perhaps the most obvious of which is her immense trichome production that resembles a thick layer of snow upon leaves and flowers. This impressive specimen is the result of crossing parent strains Blueberry and Jew Gold Cut. This combination has turned out a strain that offers delightful scents of berries, lemon, and earth. The sativa-dominant high is happy and uplifting, and will certainly get the creative juices flowing.
DJ’s Gold is an easy photoperiod strain to grow, with a flowering period of around 9 weeks. When grown indoors, expect yields up to 600g/m². If cultivating outdoors within garden beds or pots, you will likely achieve yields of medium quantities. Outdoors plants will be ready to harvest during October.
Blueberry is a legendary cannabis strain developed back in the 1970s. Her genetics have since been used to create these incredible hybrids.