Bubble Gum Autoflower is hybrid strain of cannabis that’s become a favorite in the medical marijuana market over the years. It’s a 50/50 blend of indica and sativa, which gives users the perfect combination of “up” and “down,” for an extremely unique euphoria. The strain if very popular for its ability to soothe and heal various debilitating, chronic conditions, aches and pains.
Created in the 1970’s in Indiana, it gained major traction later in Holland. In the 90s, it went on to win 4 different awards. Users enjoy this award-winning strain’s sweet-candy aroma and taste. At first, it’s indica effects are more prominent. Then, the sativa qualities kick in, giving you a nice, mellow, uplifting high.
Bubble Gum Autoflower seeds are easy to cultivate. They develop into compact plants up to 5 feet tall. They contain medium levels of THC, 17%, and medium CBD, 0.10%. And, because this is an autoflowering strain, the plants flower extremely quickly, delivering high-quality buds.
Origin Of Bubble Gum
The Bubble Gum cannabis strain was originally created in the 1970s in Indiana. Later it was taken over to the State of New England. Eventually, pot-loving Holland got its hands on the marijuana, and that’s where it became so popular.
In time, the strain went on to win four different Cannabis Cup awards: two in 1994, one in 1995 and another in 1999. Today, Bubble Gum Autoflower is known for its sweet effects, taste, and aroma.
Effects Of Bubble Gum
There are many reasons why the Bubble Gum hybrid is so popular these days. Users enjoy the well-balanced mix of indica and sativa that delivers a full-bodied high. This both invigorates you and relaxes you all at the same time. Prepare to feel uplifting while enjoying a mindset of positivity. You’ll find yourself enjoying the people around you, along with fits of giggles throughout the day.
This marijuana strain will transform you into a happy person, washing away any negative thoughts lingering around in your head. You’ll experience a high that’s gentle, almost as if you’re simply floating on clouds. And, when you come down, instead of crashing, you’ll feel free from stress and completely relaxed.
Bubble Gum really causes the munchies for almost all users. This sudden sensation to eat, eat and eat some more is perfect for those suffering from various conditions that cause lack of appetite, loss of appetite and chronic nausea. And, it also heightens your taste buds, so you’ll actually enjoy eating up a storm. So, not only is this a great strain for a recreational user who enjoys an intense, combination sativa-indica high, it also carries some very effective medicinal properties as well.
Non-seasoned consumers may experience mild cases of paranoia. This can lead to uncomfortable, anxious feelings. However, these symptoms are generally experienced by those already prone to it.
Much like other strains of marijuana, you may experience red, dry eyes. Eye drops can soothe this quickly. There’s also the side of effect of dry mouth or cotton mouth. This is simply dehydration that can be combatted by drinking plenty of liquids.
On rare occasions, some users experience slight dizzy sensations. And, because the 50/50 indica-sativa strain is so powerful, this may cause confusion in some users.
Medical Uses Of Bubble Gum
Bubble Gum is prescribed as a medical marijuana strain for multiple reasons. Since it acts as a powerful relaxant, medical cannabis patients use it to regulate chronic stress. This also gives it the ability to calm the mind, making it an effective way to easy feelings related to anxiety, without the use of prescription drugs.
This cannabis acts as a potent mood-elevator that effectively treats all kinds of mental conditions. Because it uplifts you and induces laughter and giggling, it also helps to ease depression. Once you come down from the high, this strain tends to make you feel sleepy at the end of the night. So, it’s often recommended for treating restlessness and insomnia.
As a medical cannabis strain, Bubble Gum also carries some useful properties that treat physical ailments and conditions as well. If you’re looking for a natural remedy that allows you to shelve many of your prescription meds, you should give this strain a try. It effectively helps relieve the following conditions:
- Back pains
- Muscle spasms
- Menstrual cramps
- Seizures caused by epilepsy
Bubble Gum also seriously combats appetite issues and chronic nausea. This makes it an effective natural remedy for various conditions, including cancer. These medical marijuana patients tend to suffer from these conditions while undergoing chemotherapy and radiations treatments.
Taste And Aroma Of Bubble Gum
The Bubble Gum strain of marijuana is popular among users who enjoy sweet-smelling cannabis. It offers a tantalizing, pleasant fragrance, that fills the room with earthiness and flower notes. Enjoy the trail it leaves behind… the mouth-watering smell of sweet candy.
Bubble Gum, much like it sounds, it a unique blend of sweet flavors. You’ll detect a variety of fruits, distinctly a creamy-berry flavorful blend. And, it’s aftertaste delivers a tropical, sweet, fruity taste to your palette.
Growing Bubble Gum Autoflower
Bubble Gum Autoflower is an easy strain to grow for seasonal growers. Amateurs need to put in a little work to deal with the plants’ sensitivity to rot and mold. This requires providing shelter when growing outdoors to keep them dry.
This is an autoflowering strain. That means that, unlike others, it doesn’t require a specific amount of daylight hours. Instead, it can automatically make the switch from its vegetative stage to the flowering stage over time as it matures. So, Bubble Gum Autoflower seeds are ready for harvest in no time at all.
When growing Bubble Gum indoors, expect your compact plants to flower and be ready for harvest in 8-9 weeks. Expect your yields to be about 5 ounces of usable cannabis per square meter.
Outdoor growers of the Bubble Gum Autoflower strain need to ensure that the environment is dry for this bud to thrive. Harvesting should take place during mid-October and should yield about 5 ounces of usable marijuana per plant.