What is Grape Ape?
Grape Ape, propagated by Apothecary Genetics and Barney’s Farm, is a mostly indica strain that crosses Mendocino Purps, Skunk, and Afghani. Named for its distinct grape-like smell, this indica is known for providing carefree relaxationthat can help soothe pain, stress, and anxiety. Its dense, compact buds are wreathed in deep purple leaves which darken as this indica reaches full maturation following its 7 to 8 week flowering time.
Grape Ape is an award-winning Indica. Boasting THC levels between 17 and 23%, this powerful flower provides a happy and euphoric high that can be effective for managing stress, pain and insomnia. Marijuana consumers might also want to move slowly with this one, it’s potent body high can come out of nowhere.
Grape Ape Experience
This is a strain with some real credibility in the marijuana community. A cross between Skunk #1, Afghani, and Mendocino Purps, this is one heavy-hitting Indica. Great for those with muscle tension, this strain has strong physical effects.
Expect significant body relaxation as you sink blissfully into the couch. Great for a day off of work or when you’re looking for a low-key afternoon, this strain is perfect for a lazy day. Have plenty of snacks around, as this strain is known to stimulate appetite. Cannabis consumers who prefer concentrates will find Grape Ape products from Phyto Extractions as well as other shatters, budders and CBD vape cartridges.
Traits of Grape Ape and Grape Ape Seeds
The scent of Grape Ape is almost identical to Granddaddy Purple. Strong berry and grape scents are underscored by an herbal earthiness. The intoxicating aroma of this strain is matched with high THC levels. this strain typically yields between 17 and 23% THC. The high THC content means Grape Ape should be consumed with cautioner by marijuana newbies.
Grape Ape is an Indica bred by Apothecary Genetics. Fast growing and high yielding, this strain is popular among growers all over the United States. There’s a lot of debate around whether or not this strain is actually the same strain as Granddaddy Purple (GDP), and Apothecary lists GDP as an alternate name for the strain. Cannabis growers should be aware that this isn’t a plant for beginners. It is a hardy enough marijuana strain for outdoor growth, as it’s resistant to many bugs and diseases.
Medical Benefits of Grape Ape
Medical consumers tend to like this strain for muscle spasms, chronic stress, pain, and insomnia. Fast-acting, it only takes a puff or two before the effects begin.
- Users also report that this strain provides a clear head-high before the heavy-bodied sensations take hold
- The mood-lifting, euphoric effects make this Indica great for anxiety and depression as well
- Medical marijuana patients dealing with more severe conditions such as PTSD and Bipolar disorder will also find Grape Ape to be a useful strain