Let’s take a look at what makes these cannabis strains purple, then we’ll discuss 20 of the most popular purple weed strains in the world.
The powerful and colorful Granddaddy Purple, along with the Blueberry strain gave birth to Purple Berry. It has dense flowers that contain hints of purple, blue and even pink.
Today, selective breeding and genetic augmentation allows cannabis growers to produce purple plants without subjecting the plants to cold weather. You can grow purple cannabis strains in a controlled environment without stressing the plants out.
Anthocyanins are a group of pigment molecules that are responsible for giving many plants their purple, blue or even red color. These anthocyanins are found in the cannabis plant as well, however they aren’t often found in high enough quantities to alter the appearance of the plant.
Exposing cannabis plants to cold temperatures will impact the anthocyanin production and begin to turn the leaves, buds and stems purple.
Purple cannabis is immensely popular among cannabis connoisseurs, in fact many of the world’s most coveted strains contain shades of purple. It’s clear to see why so many people are attracted to these richly colored buds, they are a feast for the eyes. In a sea of green buds, a purple bud really does stand out and grab your attention.
A less pungent version of its parent Blue Cheese, with a combination of Purple #1 and Lowryder. Purple Cheese has a sweet, fruity taste with a mild cheese aroma; much more palatable than the Blue Cheese strain. Cold nights really help to bring out the natural purple hues in Purple Cheese.
Double Purple Doja, Purple Urkle and Purple Diesel were crossed in California to produce a strain high in THC and CBD. Purple Voodoo is a fantastic medical strain due to its ability to relieve pain. The dark green buds have hints of purple that give clue to the sweet, grape-like flavor.
Grape Skunk combines a couple of our favorite strains, Grapefruit, Blueberry and Super Skunk. These esteemed genetics give Grape Skunk a seriously fruity flavor with undertones of that dank skunk aroma.
20 Popular Purple Cannabis Strains Cannabis comes in a variety of different colors, most of them are just different shades of green though. The orange pistils and dusting of resin help give