aka True Blueberry
In the world of music, musicians and DJs have one goal and that is to become popular. The more popular, the better. Ever heard of Armin van Buuren? How about David Guetta? They are among the best in the world. Armin, in particular, has won DJ of the year several times. But there is one DJ who had chosen to remain on the sidelines, preferring anonymity over popularity. Nevertheless, his reputation precedes him. Considered a legend with his creations, one of which is a winner of the High Time Cannabis Cup in the past.
Known among cannabis users as DJ Short Blueberry (or simply Blueberry), this is a strain that is not for the weaklings. While it will bring a rush of cerebral head high, it is the high sedative properties of its Indica side that will have the most profound effect on the body and quite possibly leaving you in a couch lock.
DJ Short Blueberry has been around for a long time, or maybe too long at over 30 years ago. This is a 3-way cross of two Sativas, Highland Thai and Oregon Purple Thai, and Afghani Indica.
All About DJ Short Blueberry
DJ Short Blueberry, or just Blueberry, is a popular Indica-dominant hybrid strain of cannabis. Despite the fact that this strain has been available on the market for more than 30 years, DJ Short Blueberry has managed to remain a classic strain of cannabis that sells impressively year after year. The original breeder behind this strain’s genetics is DJ Short, a US-based grower who has created infamous strains of cannabis since the 1970’s. To create this incredibly popular strain, DJ Short crossbred two popular Sativa plants, Thai and Purple Thai, with a powerful Afghani Indica.
Because of this plant’s consistency over the last few decades, it is likely you’ll find this strain in the genetic tree of a lot of popular strains on the market right now. This strain even brought home first place at the 2000 High Times’ Cannabis Cup, a testament to its staying power in the market.
DJ Short Blueberry, or True Blueberry, was named after the man who first bred this strain. Even though True Blueberry has been on the market for about 30 years, it still sells well. This is the Indica, which is the result of crossing Thai and Purple Thai and the powerful Afghani Indica.
If we talk about tastes, then they can be a little specific, not suitable for everyone. Thus, not everyone likes the combination of tea and plum, however many people love this cannabis for its pear and herbal flavor. The smoke is very aromatic and has a menthol aftertaste.
DJ Short Blueberry Effects
Looking at the properties of this strain, it is easy to assume that the only effects it gives are the physical body high. But it does come with a potent mental head high. At the onset, you feel the uplifting high that makes you feel happy and at times, even euphoric. Gradually, the sedative effect starts to creep in, which lessens the tensions in the body. But this physical body high continuous to intensify that makes you reluctant to move because of the relaxation you feel. Smoke a little bit too much, and this would leave you in a couch lock. Because of that, this is not the best strain for beginners to start with.
DJ Short Blueberry Fragrance
When it comes to the odor of cannabis, DJ Short Blueberry has among one of the best smells. While some strains take time in getting used to, it has the kind of fragrance that is pleasant to anyone. Add a note of blueberry to its perfect blend of fruity and earthy odor and it makes you want to start using it.
DJ Short Blueberry Flavors
This is one strain that will delight you. Not only does its aroma carry over to its taste, but the addition of citrus and makes it even better.
DJ Short Blueberry Adverse reactions
One reason why you should drink fluids before using cannabis is that it makes your mouth and eyes feel dry. Besides, the lack of fluids in the body also increases the likelihood of having a mild headache during, or soon after using cannabis.
We don’t currently sell DJ Short Blueberry seeds. Check out other indica dominant seeds in our marijuana seed shop.
Other than that, the great thing about DJ Short Blueberry is that it could be used by people who are dealing with anxiety disorders. For the uninitiated, there are a few strains that elevate anxieties, but this strain does not do that. However, using it too much and well beyond your tolerance level could do just that.
DJ Short Blueberry Medical Uses
One of the reasons we all listen to music every now and then is to chill and relax. For medical cannabis users, the top reason for consumption is stress relief. With a high THC level of up to 24%, DJ Short Blueberry brings a physical high that lessens the stress levels, and as a result helps also in dealing with anxiety issues. Those suffering from depression and other mental health concerns including PTSD should find using this strain beneficial. Because of the potent sedative properties, the strong physical body high makes you feel relaxed, but it also makes you feel drowsy especially as its effect wanes off. Insomniacs should find this helpful in their quest to find a better quality of sleep.
Although it does not have a high CBD level, consumers have also reported that DJ Short Blueberry could help in dealing with mild cases of pains including headaches.
DJ Short Blueberry Growing Info
DJ Short Blueberry can be grown outdoor and indoor, as well as in a greenhouse. Regardless where this cannabis plant is grown, the one thing you could expect is a bountiful harvest that would turn anyone into a music maestro. Grown indoor, it is highly adaptable to the Sea of Green (SOG) method.
DJ Short Blueberry Flowering Time
With a relatively short flowering time 7 to 8 weeks and a high yield of 18 to 24 ounces per square meter, it is no wonder growers prefer planting DJ Short Blueberry indoor. Some of the things you would need to do, besides using SOG method, include stress training. For that reason, this might not be the easiest plant to grow for beginners.
There are many popular strains that are direct descendants of the DJ Short Blueberry. Read our full review on White Berry Strain.
Sometimes playing loud music annoys your neighbors, but plant a cannabis strain and you might attract nosy neighbors. If that is not a concern, you could be looking at a whopping harvest of 28 ounces per plant by the time you start harvesting sometime around the last week of September towards October. So as long as you grow DJ Short Blueberry between 70 to 80 degrees Fahrenheit (22 to 26 degrees Celsius).
Although the effects of this flower are primarily Indica, some Sativa benefits still manage to shine through the forest of Indica. For those concerned with cannabinoid concentrations, DJ Short Blueberry has consistently tested for an average THC level of 20% with less than 1% CBD. This makes this strain an excellent stepping stone for beginner stoners looking to move on to more potent strains. The beginning of the DJ Short Blueberry high is quite powerful, as a happy and elating head high quickly takes control of your mental faculties. As you feel a rush of cerebral energy flood your brain with motivation, your body is almost immediately couch-locked into position and prepared for optimal comfort. DJ Short Blueberry has been purchased by countless medical cannabis patients over the last 3 decades who were looking to alleviate symptoms of depression, anxiety, and chronic pain. The powerful Indica effects supplied by this strain are sure to alleviate even the worst of aches and pains. Many find themselves using this strain in the afternoon or evening, as the downturn of the high can be quite sleepy.
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There’s a huge variety of strains for every type and taste. This particular strain is not too intense but it does relax you after smoking- It smells like blueberry scented something, which I guess makes sense considering the color in the bud!