Though the name reads like some sort of chewy or gummy candy, the fruity pebbles weed is not a child’s breakfast cereal. On a more serious note, it’s quite intriguing why this strain is attributed “fruity pebbles.”
The name came from the breakfast cereal of the same name, “Fruity Pebbles.” Though the weed doesn’t look like colorful cereal flakes, many have noted that the smell of this weed is similar to that. However, the weed has pistils of red and purple.
The conical buds of fruity pebbles perhaps came from its parent strains, the Green Ribbon and the Granddaddy Purple. The leaves of the fruity pebbles weed are green, unlike other strains that have pale green leaves.
The dominant scent of this weed is sugary with hints of forest berry aromas — no wonder why it got associated with the famous cereal brand. Upon breaking the buds, the weed will have a much stronger scent that is spicy and more citrusy.
When smoked, the fruity pebbles weed performs above par as compared with other cannabis strains. But the catch is that it leaves you a sweet and fruity aftertaste. That’s a yum!
While the name sounds childish, this weed does not fail to deliver its promises. The weed gives an overall feeling of euphoria – it uplifts the mood of the users. Sometimes, users find simple things, interesting.
The euphoric effect of this weed, added with its juicy and fruity taste, will surely bring you to a cotton candy dreamland. Though it sounds like more of a recreational weed, the fruity pebbles weed won’t’ disappoint for medicinal use.
This sweet escape cannabis balances and calms the mood of people diagnosed with depression and anxiety. The fruity pebbles strain is best for those who would want relaxing but moderately-stimulating cannabis.
The weed’s Indica genetics also helps users alleviate pain – from headaches, joint pain, and fibromyalgia. Adverse effects can be dry mouth and dry eyes. Users are advised to maintain proper oral hygiene to prevent mouth diseases.
Generally, the fruity pebbles weed taste is sweet and sugary. It has hints of fruity and earthy taste profiles. The dominant terpenes of this weed come from:
The fruity pebbles weed is a hybrid of the Green Ribbon and the Granddaddy Purple Indica. The Green Ribbon is dominantly citrusy and peppery in taste. The genetic structure of the Green Ribbon simulates that of the Green Crack and other strains like Trainwreck or Afghanica.
The Green Ribbon is best for treating patients with anxiety and depression. It is also best for patients with experience mild pain like migraines or headaches. The Granddaddy Purple Indica, on the other hand, is dubbed as the best crossover in cannabis hybrids.
The Granddaddy Purple is a hybrid of Purple Urkle and Big Bud. The buds of Granddaddy are itself colorful. The colorful trains of this strain can be seen in fruity pebbles. The Granddaddy strain is popular for its pain-relieving attributes.
A major turn off in growing your own fruity pebbles weed is the price of the seeds. It can be expensive as high as $1,500 per bag. But, it is a good investment if you would like to go full time in taking care of fruity pebble plants.
The flowering period of fruity pebbles is 8-9 weeks which is quite faster as compared with other strains. Moreover, growing fruity pebbles is low in maintenance. The strain is resistant to common molds and mildews.
Unlike other strains, unexpected rains or a rise in humidity levels can cause the growth of molds rendering the buds as spoiled. However, take note that fruity pebbles plants can grow tall as high as two meters. Always cut the leaves on top to enable sunlight to reach the bottom part of the plant.
A notable review from a user of the fruity pebbles weed is how the weed helped him with his mood swings and depressions. Long-time cannabis users who tried fruity pebbles noticed the smoothness of inhaling the smoke of the weed.
They also commended the fruity and sweet aftertaste of the weed. It makes users remember Fruity Loops and Fruity Pebbles. Though it tastes sweet, users like the potency of the strain and how it gives them a “kick” after inhalation.
The fruity pebbles weed is a comical cannabis hybrid strain due to its unusual sweet and fruity aftertaste. Though the strain seems to sound like a child’s favorite breakfast cereal, it never fails to impress users for its potency and ability to improve mood.
Growing fruity pebbles is not difficult, considering that it is resistant to common types of mold and mildew. However, fruity pebble plants can grow as high as two meters, which would require frequent trimming to enable sunlight to reach the bottom part.
Overall, this cannabis strain is a unique and exciting weed to use. It’s a must-try as some users would recommend. Would you try the fruity pebbles weed?