The Blue Dream strain is a hybrid strain of cannabis that originated in Santa Cruz, CA. Blue Dream is an interesting cross between Santa Cruz’s strain of Sativa-dominant cannabis called Haze and the Indica-dominant strain of cannabis called Blueberry F5.
Known as the aspirin of cannabis, Blue Dream’s gentle cerebral high and well-balanced full-body relaxing properties make it a great starting strain for beginners as well as experienced users alike.
Blue Dream isn’t just a favorite amongst cannabis users, but it’s also a favorite to those who produce and grow cannabis due to the ease of cultivation and propagation of this crop.
In this guide we’ll explore everything this adored strain has to offer, helping you discover for yourself why this strain is considered a staple for rotation by many, and an oft-preferred strain for vape cartridges as well as for a foundation of edibles!
WHAT ARE THE CHARACTERISTICS OF BLUE DREAM?
WHAT DOES THE BLUE DREAM STRAIN LOOK LIKE?
Blue Dream buds appear thick and long, with bushy gold and blue hairs over a bud of dark forest green leaves. And the icing on the cake? The buds are delicately topped off with a shimmering, white frosted layer of sticky, white trichomes.
WHAT DOES THE BLUE DREAM STRAIN SMELL LIKE?
At first whiff, your senses will light up, noticing the sweet smell of blueberries and other sugary fruit. After the initial sweet, berry inspired aroma, users commonly note hints of sandalwood, as well as a sour cloud of citrus. This perfectly balanced melding of sugary and sweet aroma lingers in the air long after use, like a natural stick of incense.
WHAT DOES THE BLUE DREAM STRAIN TASTE LIKE?
Much like the aroma, the flavor profile of Blue Dream is characterized by a predominantly blueberry flavor. You may also notice hints of lavender and other floral tastes on exhale, but much like the sweet aroma, the taste of sugary berries will stay on your tongue long after use. Fun fact: Some users compare the flavor of Blue Dream to a sugary lollipop! Another reason why Blue Dream is a great starter strain for users not quite adept, used to, or craving the traditional skunky smell and taste of cannabis.
WHAT STRAIN IS BLUE DREAM?
Blue Dream is a Sativa-dominant strain of cannabis, melding an uplifting cerebral high with a mellowing body feel that comes on gradually. But don’t let your guard down … Blue Dream isn’t a weak strain.
WHAT KIND OF HIGH DO YOU GET FROM BLUE DREAM?
Blue Dream’s high is exactly what the name suggests—a blueberry flavored high that will make you feel like you’re living in a dream. Blue Dream is known for inspiring bursts of creative ideas and energy, mind-opening thoughts, topped off with an air of focus and euphoria.
Behind this euphoric motivation, users note an overwhelming sense of relaxation and tranquility. If you suffer from chronic pain, then this Blue Dream strain of cannabis is for you as it is known as one of the most effective pain-relieving strains that exist in the industry!
Trying to find a strain of cannabis that results in both intense body relaxation and motivational focus and creativity is quite difficult, not to mention a strain that also helps to ease chronic pain and suffering. But, alas—it exists! And it is quite a miracle. Some may even call it a blue dream come true!
After about 3 hours, your high will fade away gently with slow execution of its indica-based qualities, leaving you with a feeling of blissfulness wrapped in a blanket of calm leisure.
WHAT ARE THE MOST NOTABLE EFFECTS OF THE BLUE DREAM STRAIN?
Blue Dream is widely known as the aspirin of cannabis as well as a working miracle strain for physical pain as well as mental difficulties.
POSITIVE EFFECTS OF BLUE DREAM
- Relieves headaches, body aches, and chronic pain
- Eases nausea
- Reduces stress, anxiety, and depression
- Helps with insomnia
- Promotes focus and motivation
- Helps those who suffer from ADHD and Bipolar Disorder
POTENTIAL NEGATIVE EFFECTS
- Not a frontrunner for veteran users
- Dry mouth
OVERALL EFFECTS OF BLUE DREAM
- Enhanced focus and creativity
- Increased motivation
- Natural pain reliever
- Increased energy
- Mind-opening thought process
- Euphoric sedation
- Increases mood and overall happiness
WHAT TERPENES ARE IN BLUE DREAM?
The main terpene in Blue Dream is Myrcene, which is responsible for pain relief as well as anti-inflammatory qualities. Furthermore, Myrcene is synergistic with THC by default, which opens up the blood-brain barrier for easier access to its effects.
HOW STRONG IS THE BLUE DREAM STRAIN?
Blue Dream is a Sativa-dominant strain of cannabis consisting of 60% Sativa and 40% Indica. It boasts THC levels of 17% on average, but THC levels can range from between 17% to 24%.
SWEET DREAMS WITH BLUE DREAM
There is a lot to love about this strain. From the gentle (bust fast-hitting) euphoric cerebral high and creative energy to soothing relaxation, this bud covers a lot of bases.
Those interested in cannabis for social occasions or artistic works will appreciate the motivational and uplifting aspects of this strain, while those seeking relief from anxious thoughts or moderate pain will appreciate its medicinal properties and ability to instill a level of tranquility that leaves you functional yet calm.
Add to all of that the delectable aroma and undeniably berry-infused flavor profile and you have a winner.
You knew it was coming, the text in this article is informational only and not intended to be legal or medical advice or recommendations in any way. Use this information as you will with your own discretion. The bottom line is – be safe, follow the rules, and enjoy some Mary Jane while you are in the Bicentennial State for your Rocky Mountain High!