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 you receive from 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 purpose’s as well is called Fruity Pebbles. Here we will go over where it comes from, how its used, the effects, and what it can be used for. Ready to learn more ? Let’s get started.
Indica: 55 %
Sativa 45 %
THC: 28 %
CBD: Less than 1 %
This strain is well-known among marijuana users and can be used for numerous things. The strain is one of the highest concerning the THC content (28%), making it popular among individuals wanting an altering or recreational experience. Depending on the grower of the seed, there can be many percentages of indica as well as due to the parent strains involved. These strains include: Tahoe OG, Alien Kush, Green Ribbon, and Granddaddy Purple There are different percentages of these strains which make up the fruity pebbles strain depending on the grower, so the effects that the strain can have may vary depending on the percentage of the multiple strains used. The seeds are sold by Alien Genetics and are available for purchase if you’d like to grow the strain as well. Different strains of marijuana can be used for different purpose’s whether it is medical or recreational. So what are some good uses for this strain ?
This strain has a much higher amount of THC (28%) when compared to CBD (1% or less), but there both recreational and medical uses for this strain. The psychological effects and uses are high due to the THC, but there are also physical effects and medical uses for this strain as well. There are numerous medical conditions that this strain will help with including: increasing one’s mood, attention deficit disorder, migraines, as well as insomnia and mental tension. This strain may also help with epilepsy or seizures as well, but this would probably depend on the individuals’ response to the strain. Since stress is a trigger for many individuals’ with some conditions mentioned such as anxiety, depression, and many time seizures, the level of 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 ?
What effects does it have ?
When using this strain, it is good for its effects that come from the levels of THC than the effects which CBD may have. It is known by the experienced user to be one the more potent and stronger strains available. The effects which are felt with this strain are known to take place very quickly first producing a soft like buzz and physical sensation, followed by relaxation. Depending on the specific strain, some may cause a couch lock effect, but an increase in one’s creativity and focus are common effects seen. Along with the creativity and focus seen also comes happiness and laughing as well as an uplifting spirit. Any couch lock effect will require you to sit or lay down until the effects start to decrease. These effects may not be as intense for the experienced user as for the beginner. Some negative side effects which have been reported but are uncommon include: paranoia, dizziness, as well as anxiety. The intensity of the effects that are seen depending on a number of factors including the volume or amount used, and the individuals’ level of experience in using different marijuana strains. Many strains are good to use regardless of one’s level of experience, while others may be better for the more experienced user. So who would benefit the most from using this strain ?
Who Should Use the strain ?
Users of this strain have reported it as being one of the more enjoyable strains that have been used. This is probably more so though for the experienced user. Because of the strains level of intensity, amount needed for the effects to occur, and the rate at which the effects take place, it is not recommended for anyone new to using cannabis, but more for the experienced which are used to these effects. As previously mentioned, this strain has a much higher amount of THC when compared to the level of CBD, so it is probably used more by most for recreational purposes. Because of the focus and creativity that it can bring, anyone that has a project to do could use this strain, as well as if you’d like to relax. Any individual that has a condition like the one’s previously mentioned may want to try this strain as well. Many of the conditions that the strain can help such as ADD, headaches, mental tension, insomnia, or anything that relaxation may help. Anyone that thinks they may benefit in treating any of the previous conditions mentioned should give this strain a try.
When should it be used ?
Since the effects of the THC are strong including the deep sense of relaxation and high that you get, it is best to use this strain during the evening or at night just prior to laying down. The strain is also a good conversation starter probably due to the increase in focus and creativity that it can bring. This makes it good for use at any social gathering where interaction is involved. As mentioned though, this may depend on the specific strain since some can provide more relaxation effects. The sense of calming and euphoria that the strain brings with it gives for a deep and restful sleep, a decrease in stress, as well as pain. The level of relaxation that the strain provides, it is good for anyone suffering from insomnia as well. This would also make it good to use any time when you are not going to be busy or don’t have anything important to do such as while you’re at home on the weekends. For those experienced in using different strains, it can probably be used, either while inside or outside, but for the inexperienced, you may want to limit the use to only while you’re alone and at home until you know the exact effects that it has on you. There are numerous ways that any strain of marijuana can be used, so what is the best way to use this strain ?
How to use it
There are many ways to use the cannabis plant including: 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 you’re smoking this strain, you should expect to experience a very strong sweet and earthy smell and taste. There is a very fruity and pineapple like taste and smell as well. This is how it got its name since it smells like the cereal. Most of the time, you’ll probably purchase the product from a grower, but if you choose to use marijuana in the form of buds for 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 may be somewhat challenging. This is because it is known to grow quite tall, requiring maintaince of the flowers that are produced. This includes trimmings and sometimes tying off in order to get the best results. Just like any strain, it can be grown indoors or outside. When growing outside, this strain needs a steady temperature and indirect sun light. When grown indoors, you may need a lager space to grow it in. Also, due to the strong smell that this strain gives, a fan or filter may be needed to keep the smell down. When growing indoors this can be done at any time just so the proper environment is present. If you choose to grow the strain outdoors, the time for harvest is October and it normally takes around 8-10 weeks to grow. In order to get the most out of your strain if growing indoors, you will need some equipment. There are also many techniques that can be used in order to get the greatest amount of harvest for the seeds that you plant. Here are some of these techniques that can be used if you’d like to try them.
The ratios of THC to CBD for the Fruity Pebbles strain of marijuana is much higher in the amounts of THC (28%) when compared to CBD (1%), but is used for both recreational and medical purposes. The effects that it has may vary due to different percentages of parent strains used by different growers. Medical uses include things such as ADD, migraines, appetite loss, insomnia, as well as depression, physical, and mental stress. Because of the strength of the strain it is advised to be used only by the experienced individual. Even with this being the case, you should still be aware of any side effects it may bring such as a dry mouth or eyes, as well as anxiety or paranoia if too much is consumed. Anyone just beginning should look for a weaker strain with THC. Because of the level of relaxation the strain has, along with the focus it brings, the best time to use it is during the evenings, at night, or at social gatherings where you’re sure to get some attention. Anyone experienced in using this strain that would like to comment can do so below.