Tangerine Dream Marijuana Strain Review

Tangerine Dream is a potent medical strain that smells like a basket of fresh and fragrant oranges.

tangerine dreamThis suitably named hybrid has uplifting talents that will ensure you a good time, allowing you to kick back on a lazy afternoon, and soak in the good and positive vibrations.

A special strain for many reasons, Tangerine Dream comes from a lineage of outstanding parent strains. This citrus burst was created by Barney’s Farm Seeds by crossing G13, Afghan and Neville’s Haze, resulting in a wildly fragrant and enjoyable smoking experience.

Tangerine Dream has won several accolades and is recognized by doctors for its medicinal purposes, turning it into a favorite among those in the medical cannabis community. This hybrid has a soothing and energizing presence, that will light you up in the most literal sense, making you feel sudden bursts of happiness.

Information about Tangerine Dream:

ORIGING13, Afghani mixed with Neville’s Haze
EFFECTShappy – 10
uplifted – 9
relaxed – 9
euphoric – 9
energetic – 7
ADVERSE REACTIONS (NEGATIVE)dry mouth – 10
dry eyes – 4
dizzy – 3
anxious – 2
paranoid – 1
FRAGRANCEcitrus, sweet, dank, pungent, berry
FLAVORScitrus, orange, sweet, sugary, tropical, berryt
MEDICALstress – 10
pain – 8
depression – 7
fatigue – 4
inflammation – 4
FLOWERING TIME INDOORS9-10 weeks
FLOWERING TIME OUTDOORSlate October
PLANT HEIGHTMedium
THC CONTENT %25%
CBD %0.10%
INDICA / SATIVA %50% / 50%
INDOOR YIELD18oz/ m2
OUTDOOR YIELD16oz/ plant
CLIMATEhot and dry outdoor climate
GROWTH LEVELeasy
RESISTANCE TO DISEASEhigh resistance

* 10 is the highest
* 1 is the lowest

Effects

Tangerine Dream is a three-way hybrid that has inherited only the best traits from its parentage. This smoke comes in with an immediate head rush, and will instantly invigorate you, making your senses tingle with excitement. It is a happiness-inducing strain, that is sure to make you smile uncontrollably.

The high from this hybrid is all about feeling warm and fuzzy on the inside. Tangerine dream can invoke a feeling for being inspired and uplifted, often adjusting to your own needs. Whether you are looking to feel calm and relaxed, or be active, this strain can do just that for you because of its perfect sativa/indica balance.

Tangerine Dream is truly like a dream in a sense – this strain will make you feel elated and euphoric, with a rush of happy emotions that will make you giggle. This hybrid can also provide you with energy as it will wake up your senses and inspire you to become productive in whatever way you choose.

Fragrance

Tangerine Dream has earned its name, as there couldn’t possibly be a better one for it out there. This strain has an aroma that will hit you instantly. It boasts of hints of berry and shocks of citrus, and is both dank and pungent, and makes this bud easily recognizable among veteran smokers

Flavors

This plant also has a very distinct flavor; and its aroma is a strong indicator of the beautiful flavors you will soon enjoy. Tangerine Dream has a smoke that will instantly fill your mouth with a sensational blend of orange, berry and other sweet and sugary tropical fruits.

Medical

Tangerine Dream is a true source of relief for many chronic stress sufferers. It can induce a state of focus, without the nervousness and agitation. This strain can help eliminate feelings of restlessness. Also, calming the mind and allowing the body to follow into a state of relaxation.

This hybrid can keep you alert, while eliminating other ailments, especially chronic pain. Tangerine Dream is perfect for the treatment of muscle spasms, joint aches and back pain, because of its ability to loosen up tensed up muscles and a tired and stressed out mind too.

Tangerine Dream is also a favorite among those who suffer from mood disorders. Patients who struggle with depression and anxiety can find relief in this particular strain, as it is not only invigorating in its smell and flavor, but also in its uplifting effects. Those who need help with inflammation problems may also seek relief from this talented strain.

Growing

Tangerine Dream is an environmentally flexible strain that can be grown indoors and outdoors, as long as it can receive a warm and humid place to thrive in. This medium sized plant is easy even for amateur growers to cultivate, and can reap a very hearty and generous yield during its harvest.

tangerine dream growing
Tangerine Dream growing.

Flowering Time

Indoors
This strain takes around 9 to 10 weeks to flower indoors and become ready for a full harvest. Tangerine Dream can be expected to yield an estimated average of around 18 ounces of fresh and fragrant bud.

Outdoors
Tangerine Dream grown outdoors can be expected to be ready for harvest around late October. This hybrid can yield around an average of about 16 ounces of bud per plant.

Have you ever smoked or grown your own Tangerine Dream? Please let me know what you think about this marijuana strain in the comments below.

White Widow Marijuana Strain Overview

An energetic hybrid, White Widow is one of the most well known and loved marijuana strains in the world.

White Widow
(Photo: 420 Magazine)

First bred in the Netherlands, White Widow is a strain that nearly all cannabis consumers have heard. Its energetic, uplifting and powerful high is well known, as its uniquely Earthy flavor and smell. This strain is a mix between South American Sativa and South Indian Indica, with the results being an excellent hybrid.

White Widow has been a mainstay in Dutch coffee shops since the 1990s, and has been popular in the U.S. for nearly as long. It has been mixed with other strains to make some of the best hybrids on the market, including White Russian and Blue Widow.

 

Smell and taste:

  • Unique Earthy flavor
  • Strong wood-like smell and taste
  • Subtle pine

 

 

Effects:

  • Happiness
  • Relaxation
  • Creativity
  • Focus
  • Increase appetite

 

 

Reviews:

At the time of publication White Widoe has 2127 reviews on Leafly with an average score of 4.4 out of 5.

Highlighted quote (from one of the Leafly reviews):

“Excellent strain! White Widow definitely delivers its legendary reputation. I was loading the nug into the bong, and I took a rip out of it.. White Widow gave a spice, smooth tasting. It taste excellent, the high feels incredible. It gives you that happy, relaxed feeling. I also became energetic, then later you mellow out and it is amazing. Would definitely buy again!”

 

Where to find it

If you live in a state where cannabis is legal, Leafly has a strain finder that can use your exact location to find the closet cannabis store or dispensary to you that is currently carrying the White Widow marijuana strain; you can also look for a variety of other strains.

Click here for this strain finder.

Hawaiian Punch Marijuana Strain Overview

Hawaiian Punch, as the name suggests, is a sweet smelling and tasting sativa-dominant strain that packs a punch.

Hawaiian Punch is a sativa, but it’s an incredibly potent one; in fact, many consider it to be one of the strongest sativas on the market. The high tingles throughout the body and wallops up to the head where the buzz stays for several hours. Despite its strength the high is uplifting and great for daytime use, IF you’re an experienced cannabis consumer. If you’re new to cannabis, this strain might take some getting use to, but it won’t put you to sleep like many indicas will.

Hawaiian Punch is excellent for treating pain, depression, anxiety, post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and general boredom.

Smell and taste:

  • Sweet berry
  • Sublte grape
  • Mild pine

 

Reviews:

At the time of publication Hawaiian Punch has 40 reviews on Leafly with an average score of 4.4 out of 5.

Highlighted quote (from one of the Leafly reviews):

“Didn’t anticipate being THIS high when I broke into Hawaiian Punch for an early-afternoon bowl. My impression? Don’t be fooled by its innocent fruity smell and bright, colorful buds; this one is closely related to Memphis Belle, so it’ll punch you. And you won’t even see it coming.”

 

Where to find it

If you live in a state where cannabis is legal, Leafly has a strain finder that can use your exact location to find the closet cannabis store or dispensary to you that is currently carrying then Hawaiian Punch marijuana strain; you can also look for a variety of other strains.

Click here for this strain finder.

 

Scooby Snacks Marijuana Strain Overview

Scooby Snacks is a hybrid that’s slightly indica-dominant. It’s a genius mix between Platinum Girl Scout Cookies and Face Off OG.

Scooby SnacksThe buds of this strain are dense, slightly sticky and often purple. The smell and taste is sweet (almost caramelly) and piney.

The high is incredibly relaxing and smooth. It immediately hits the head like indicas tend to do, but also pulses throughout the body.

This strain is excellent for insomnia, depression and pain.

 

Smell and taste:

  • Pine
  • Subtle caramel
  • Earthiness (a subtle wood-like flavor)

 

Reviews:

Scooby Snacks currently has 87 reviews on Leafly with an average score of 4.5 out of 5.

Highlighted quote (from one of the Leafly reviews):

persian503:

“Scooby Snacks is fire! It tastes sweet and piney with hints of chocolate when vaped. It has a excellent mind and body effects. Very stoney and one of my favorites!”

 

Where to find it

If you live in a state where cannabis is legal, Leafly has a strain finder that can use your exact location to find the closet cannabis store or dispensary to you that is currently carrying the Scooby Snacks marijuana strain; you can also look for a variety of other strains.

Click here for this strain finder.

 

Snoop Dogg OG Marijuana Strain Overview

As you would expect from a strain named after one of the most prominent cannabis consumers in the world, Snoop Dogg OG is a potent and delicious indica.

snoop dogg og
(Photo: Cannabis.net)

Snoop Dogg OG is a mix between Lemon OG and Sour Diesel. This combo becomes immediately apparent when smoking it, as the strong lemon flavor of the Lemon OG comes through almost simulatenously with the sour taste of Sour Diesel. The results in a smooth, potent smoke that fills the room with a lovely smell.

Smell and taste:

  • Diesel
  • Lemon
  • Undefined herbs and spices

 

The top effects of the Snoop Dogg OG marijuana strain are:

  • Happiness
  • Sleepiness
  • Increased appetite and also
  • A strong, buzzing head high

 

Some of the top medical ailments it helps with are:

  • Stress
  • Chronic pain
  • Inflammation
  • Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Depression and also
  • Insomnia

 

Reviews:

At the time of publication Snoop Dogg OG has 88 reviews on Leafly with an average score of 4.6 out of 5.

Highlighted quote (from one of the Leafly reviews):

theyardboy:

“vaped. nice OG taste. pungent smell. nice dense nuggs. uplifting, good for pain relief. experience required with this one so go slow If you’re a novice blazer.”

Where to find it

If you live in a state where cannabis is legal, you may want to check out Leafly’s strain finder. This feature can use your exact location to find the closet cannabis store or dispensary to you that is currently carrying the Snoop Dogg OG marijuana strain; you can also look for a variety of other strains.

Click here for this strain finder.

 

Animal Cookies Marijuana Strain Overview

Blue Dream: A Look at One of the Most Popular Marijuana Strains

Blue Dream is one of the most popular marijuana strains in the country, and for good reason.

Its popularity likely comes from the fact that it’s a fantastic marijuana strain. Not only does it help with body relaxation and has cerebral stimulation effects, it also is great for medical use. It eases headaches, calms anxiety and depression, and helps with a plethora of other ailments. It is a strong product, giving users mental energy and a more social type of high.

Not only that, but Blue Dream is easier to grow than many other strains; this means it can be grown by pretty much anyone.

Now let’s take a closer look at this strain.

Blue Dream: Where did it Come From

It is said that the original Blue Dream was bred in Santa Cruz, California. As you’ll see in this Blue Dream review, it is a strain that is just as laid back as you can imagine the beach community of California to be.

The Blue Dream origin is an interesting but not altogether surprising one. Blue Dream came from a combination of several award-winning marijuana strains. One of the more highly rated sativas on the market, Blue Dream weed originates from a mix of Blueberry and Super Silver Haze. Both of these strains are highly renowned in the marijuana strain world, having won the High Times Cannabis Cup multiple times.

The strain stems from the medical marijuana community in California, a scene that is alive and well today. It is well known for its skunky smell that is in combination with fruit (specifically berries), cream, and woodsy, piney flavors.

Consuming experience and smoking effect

When you smoke Blue Dream, your brain will first experience the cerebral effects. It’s a rush in your head right away, but this eventually changes into a relaxing high in your body. Smoking Blue Dream is a popular choice because of these two effects in combination. You can expect to feel high for between two and three hours after smoking.

Many people prefer to smoke Blue Dream before going to bed because it helps with insomnia, mild pain, and stress. While it isn’t exactly sedating, it does have a distinctly relaxing feeling to it.

Blue Dream has a skunk taste mixed with fruity flavors, although it is also sometimes described as “woodsy.” The fruit can have a sour tinge to it in a very pleasant way. Cream or vanilla flavors are commonly included in the description, making for a smooth and relaxing flavor.

It’s been said it is very difficult to overdo it with this strain, meaning that if you forget how much you’ve had or you lose track of time, it’s no problem. This because paranoia is mostly nonexistent with this strain, as are other negative side effects (such as shakiness, edginess, speediness, and so on).

Blue Dream edibles should cause a similar feeling, although of course, it will take longer to set in (as with any edibles) and could be stronger when it does set in. That said, Blue Dream makes for an excellent edibles ingredient because it is tough to overdo it, even if you have more than you meant to.

Plant features

Blue Dream marijuana plants are relatively tall, or at least between medium and tall in height. Their leaves are long and thin in typical sativa style, and when the flowering phase comes about its buds are pale green and tinged with blue and purple. The hairs generally range between orange and brown.

Blue Dream is considered a sativa, although it is approximately 80 percent sativa and 20 percent indica. The Blue Dream strain contains somewhere between 15 and 20 percent THC.

Medicinal Use

Blue Dream is often used to help with symptoms such as stress, mild pain, and insomnia. This is because, although it starts out with a cerebral rush; it slowly morphs into a body stone, making the user absolutely relaxed. It eases pain such as arthritis and other aches and pains. The Blue Dream experience is a popular one for that, among other reasons.

Blue Dream is used specifically for people who have mild anxiety or mild post-traumatic stress disorder, as it eases both the body and the mind, leading to a complete feeling of relaxation. Some even assert that it’s a strain that works well in the daytime since the mind remains active (albeit relaxed) and it does not detract from motivation. If you have depression, you may want to give Blue Dream a try for the reasons above.

Some people use Blue Dream for other reasons altogether. It has been reported to help relieve nausea as well as stimulate the appetite (without leading to extreme overeating, like some strains). Its cotton mouth effect can even be useful, especially if you have glaucoma.

Growing

When it comes to growing Blue Dream, you will find that this sativa-dominant strain is relatively easy to grow. You can generally expect Blue Dream marijuana plants to get fairly tall, but not monstrous in height.

When you are growing Blue Dream, you should know that these plants function best if they are growing indoors. This applies to both a hydro setup and a soil medium. The key to growing Blue Dream indoors, however, is to make use of some effective pruning techniques.

In general, you can expect the flowering phase to last from between nine weeks to ten weeks. If you do it well, you could harvest as much as 600 grams of weed per square meter (3 ft.) of the plant.

Some people opt for growing Blue Dream outdoors, but these people generally live in places that are subtropical, such as the Mediterranean. If you are residing somewhere that has a bit cooler climate, then growing indoors is your best bet.

If you do decide to grow this strain outdoors, you should be aware of the fact that this strain is particularly susceptible to red spider mite infestations.

Be sure to download my free Grow Bible if you haven’t already. I’ll go into more detail on how to grow your favorite marijuana.

Germination

beginner germinate seed

Germination of Blue Dream should be just as effective as other strains, and perhaps even more reliable than most. To germinate seed, you can use the watercup method; paper towel method or the rock wool cube method and should have good success.

After germination, the seeds should do well when they are moved to soil (or your non-soil medium, depending on what you’ve chosen), as they root quickly and grow quickly, as well.

Transplanting

transplanting weed plant

Whether it’s a clone or another type of transplant, you can rest easy knowing that your Blue Dream marijuana plants will root very quickly and reliably. Blue Dream roots are a marijuana grower’s dream. In terms of an ideal strain to clone and transplant, Blue Dream makes the top of the list.

Growing

Blue Dream plants can grow very large. Therefore, during the vegetative phase, it’s important to be ready to employ topping and training techniques, unless you want the plants to grow to extremely tall heights. Most growers do not, however, because this is not ideal for an indoor setup. You can expect Blue Dream to grow swiftly and efficiently, so make sure you are closely monitoring your plants during the vegetation phase.

Some specific advice for Blue Dream marijuana growers is to stake the plants after just two weeks of growth to allow it to grow to its fullest potential. This, in combination with topping and training, will help mold the plants into bushy, highly productive ‘trees.’

Blue Dream plants use up a lot of nutrients. Don’’t be shy about feeding them; although if you are new, still be cautious when it comes to giving your plants nutrients. Nitrogen is specifically used up more quickly than the others. They also use a lot of water, so take that into consideration.

Flowering

Blue Dream marijuana plants take between nine and ten weeks for their flowering phase. This isn’t that long, and one of the best things about this period is its natural resistance to mildew. This makes it low-risk to grow (and to flower), which is highly relevant for the average grower.

Harvesting

best weed blue dream

For outdoor grown the strain, harvesting should be done in October, after the 9-10 week flowering period. If you are growing indoors, you can control the ‘seasons’ with your lighting.

Harvesting of Blue Dream is one of the best parts. You can expect to get around two pounds of weed per every 1000 Watt light in your indoor grow setup. Not only is it a high yielding plant, but it is also consistently high yielding. This makes it an excellent plant for beginners and veterans alike; each time you grow it, you can expect big results at harvest-time.