Candyland Marijuana Strain

Are you considering using marijuana as a form of medication and unsure of what you should use ? If this is the case, it can be hard to choose the correct strain that will fit your needs the best. You’re probably asking yourself that question ‘which strain of marijuana will best serve my needs ?’ There are two main parts to the marijuana plant. These are what are known as tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol  (CBD). Each of these have different effects on the individual. From what you hear in the media, it is said that the high CBD marijuana strains assist better with medical conditions than THC. This is not always the case since there have been reports of many positive effects of the THC. There are also some strains high in CBD meant specifically for medical use. One of these strains which is good for recreational but some medical purposes as well is called Candy land. Here we’ll cover where it comes from, how its used, the effects, and what it can be used for. Ready to learn more ? Let’s get started.

Candy land

Indica: 25%

Sativa 75 %

THC: 24 %

CBD: 1 %

Chemical structures

The strain has a higher level of THC (24%) when compared to the level of CBD ( 1 %), making it a strain that is good for recreational purposes. Even though the CBD levels in this strain are lower when compared to the THC, the CBD still has some small effects as well. The strain was thought to be started in the San Fran Cisco bay and is a well-known hybrid strain. The strain thought to have come from two other hybrid strains, those being Granddaddy Purple, as well as Bay Platinum Cookies. So what are some good uses for this strain ?

Uses

Since this strain is higher in THC as opposed to CBD, it is probably used for more recreational purposes, but the CBD effects that are seen when this strain is used can have their place in medical use for some conditions as well. The Candy land strain is effective in helping conditions such as anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, acute and chronic pain, ADHD, and can be used for treatment of seizures as well. Since mental and emotional stress may be a trigger for many individuals with some conditions mentioned such as depression or anxiety, the level of focus and relaxation that this strain brings could explain why it is of such assistance. For the individual with seizures, whether it is actually epileptic and of a chemical imbalance, or what is known as a non epileptic event, the relaxation felt and stress relief could be of assistance for either condition. More research should be done to scientifically show how this exactly works, since these effects are based only on testimony of individuals which have experience in using the strain. The levels of THC and CBD in different strains will determine the level of effects that are seen, with the specific strains. So what are some effects that this strain has ?

 

Uses

Effects

Anxiety

                            Euphoric

Depression

Creativity

Nausea

Energy

Pain

Focus

What effects does it have ?

When using this strain, it is good for its effects that come from the levels of THC that it has. Because of the of THC, it is known to bring an intense level of stimulating high. This also brings with it, an increase in one’s level of creativity, as well as an increase in energy and focus, making it mentally stimulating. This makes it good if you have anything to concentrate on or important to do. When any experience of high or euphoria which one may have begins to decrease, a small sense of relaxation is felt. Because of the lower level of CBD, it’s sedative and relaxation effects are not as intense as other strains. This allows the individual to continue functioning normally without suffering from what is known as couch lock, or having to be inactive until the effects wear off, allowing you to again function normally. It is said to have up to 26 percent THC depending on the grower of the strain. Any psychotic effects, anxiety, or even paranoia may be seen but only if you consume too much of the strain at once. In order to avoid this, listing to your physical and mental state is required. The physical and mental effects make it good for using in different settings, and by any individuals that may want to experiment with the strain. So who benefits the most from using this strain ?

 

Who Should Use the strain ?

As previously mentioned, this strain has a higher level of THC when compared to the CBD, but you still get a sense of relaxation from the small amount of CBD that the strain has as well. The amount of THC in this strain is considered high when compared to other strains. Because of the high that is experienced, along with other rather fast acting effects, it is more suited for the experienced individual. Also, anyone experienced that thinks they may benefit in treating any of the previous conditions mentioned could try this strain as well. The effects are not as strong concerning any euphoria or mental stimulation if used in lower volumes, but anyone just beginning should first try other strains lower in THC prior to using this strain.

 

When should it be used ?

Since this strain can bring with it a sense euphoria, happiness, focus, and creativity, along with a mild to moderate level of both physical and mental relaxation, it is a great strain to use during the daytime. Usually any time between morning and late afternoon is best. After a long day that was stressful, or just prior to the start of the day when you know you’ll be busy is also good. The strain is also great for using during any type of social event since it brings with it a strong sense of mind stimulation which can increase one’s interactions with others. This is probably due to the increase in energy and focus that it has. You probably don’t want to use this strain though during the late evenings or prior to going to bed since the effects will keep you from falling asleep. For anyone that needs focus on tasks to do, after a long day, prior to having a busy and active day, or at any social event where conversation is key, this strain is good to use.

How to use it

There are many forms of CBD and THC which come from the marijuana plant. This includes: smoking, vaping, capsules, and oils. The best way to get the total effect of either the CBD or THC of the plant is to use it in its original form through smoking or vaping. Although the capsules as oils may be effective, this is not the same as when smoking or vaping. When using this strain, you should expect to experience an earthy flavor and aroma, along with a sense of sweetness and spiciness as well. Most of the time, you’ll probably purchase the product from a grower, but if you choose to use marijuana in the form of smoking and you know you’ll be using it for a while, you may want to consider growing it yourself since it may be less expensive in the long run.

 

Raising the strain

For anyone just beginning to grow their own strains of marijuana, this strain is not hard to grow, which makes it good for either the beginner or the experienced grower. You have the choice of growing any strain either indoors or outside, but indoor growth is probably recommended. In order to do this, you’ll need some equipment in order to get the most out of the plants. If you choose to grow this strain outdoors, it should be done around early to mid July since the harvest time is in September and it normally takes around 9 or 10 weeks to grow. In comparison, when this or any strain is grown indoors, it can take place at any time just so the correct steps are taken to provide the correct environment. This strain specifically likes a warmer, more dry climate, but can also be grown in a humid environment and is resistant to mold or other possible negative side effects. This specific strain grows tall and branchy, requiring some maintaince to control it’s size. As with any strain, the seeds may be hard to find, and depending on the laws in your area, obtaining the seeds may have to be done through other options. To begin with, you may want to first look at the manufacture of the strain, or any dispensaries in your area that sell seeds.

 

Conclusion

The ratios of THC to CBD for the Candy land strain of marijuana is higher in THC (24%) than it is in CBD (1%), but it can be used for both medical and recreational purposes. Medically it helps with things such as depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, seizures, and ADHD. The strain also has been shown to have a moderate to high sense of buzz, as well as focus and creativity, although it isn’t as sedative or relaxing as other strains. This allows you to accomplish any tasks at hand, and can be used during the day or early evening. It is not reccomended to be used at night, especially if you suffer from insomnia. Because of the intensity of effects, only the more experienced with medical needs or wanting to use it for recreational purposes should use it. Anyone experienced in using this strain that would to comment can do so below, and if you have any questions feel free to ask.