Made famous by the 2008 classic cult movie with the same name, Pineapple Express is Sativa-dominant medical marijuana with 60:40 sativa/indica ratios. Of course, the movie exaggerated its intensity. It is a cross breed of Landrace sativa Hawaiian and hybrid Trainwreck, which itself is a cross between landraces from Mexico, Thailand and Afghanistan. It exudes aroma of fresh apple and mango. Flavor wise, it tastes like Pineapple, pine and cedar. The strain is made available in well-weighed nuggets looking like Styrofoam popcorns. Its deep green leaves are tinted with hues of red and accentuated by deep orange colored pistils. They showcase densely packed features that of indica flowers but with long, tapered shape of sativa varieties. Its THC content level can vary between 15% and an astounding 26%; while some phenotypes also contain small amounts of pain relieving cannabinoid CBD.
Pineapple Express is known for treating mental ailments like anxiety and stress. It is also found to be potent enough to cure symptoms of chronic depression. It can be used by patients suffering from mild pains. It has relaxing effect on the body with the ability to stimulate you at the same time. It will energize you with increase in your focus and creativity. These characteristic makes it an ideal daytime medicine that can make you productive at your workplace as well. Its plant takes 8 weeks to flower and feature high level of produce. Ideal climate for Pineapple Express is moderate to warm with 70 to 85 degree Fahrenheit. It can grow in both, indoor and outdoor environment.