Lineage: Afghani X Mendocino Purps X Skunk #1
Flowering Time: 52 days
Height: 70 – 80 cm
Yield: 500 g/m2
Growing Difficulty: Easy
The strain is a heavily indica dominant hybrid that is created when crossing Afghani, Mendocino Purps, and Skunk #1. You will notice that almost all the parts of the strain are covered with crystals like its leaves, stems, buds, and stalks. The leaves purple and deep green in color with tight and dense nugs making it look like a little Christmas tree.
It tastes like hash and grapes and you will experience its sweetness and grape qualities once you have broken he buds. It can provide you a heady effect with a creepy body buzz that can last for 30-45 minutes. It is relaxing and uplifting and can also give you a burst of energy. The flavor of the smoke is the same with the aroma that the nugs produce. It has a thick smoke that can be harsh to the throat.
Growing the strain in hydro and soil mediums can provide you excellent results. You need to clear the branches in order to provide the strain with proper air circulation. When growing it outdoors, you have to make sure that it can receive sufficient amount of light. The purple color of the strain will come out when exposed to cooler temperatures.
It has a fast acting body stone that will make you feel happy and euphoric.
You will feel relaxed and uplifted with a burst of energy.
Smoking it the first time can provide you a cerebral effect that will eventually make you feel calm because of its Indica properties.
The strain can provide a lazy high making it ideal for insomnia and anxiety.
The cerebral effect of the strain can help ease stress and anxiety away.
The body numbing effects because of its Indica properties is an effective treatment for chronic pain.
Because it can provide an uplifting effect, the strain can be used if you want to get rid of depression and bipolar disorders.
It has the traditional negative effects like cotton mouth and dry eyes with occasional paranoia, dizziness, and headache.
Growing Grape Ape Tips:
It does well when grown indoors either in hydro or rich compost.
It is essential that you maintain proper air circulation for best results by clearing lower branches.
It can grow well in temperature between 70 – 80 degrees Fahrenheit and with a humidity of 50%.
If you want to grow it outdoor, you should place it in a sheltered area but can provide the strain with plenty of sun.