Cannalope Haze Marijuana Strain Review| 0
The Scoop: Born and bred in Amsterdam by DNA Genetics, Cannalope Haze is a fruity hybrid that mashes up some rather unique cannabinoids, flavonoids, and medical uses; providing an intriguing and uplifting blend of Haze Brothers and a Mexican landrace. While it’s yet to actually catch fire in the countless medical marijuana dispensaries across this great country, Cannalope Haze is the go-to strain in many Amsterdam coffee shops… becoming the modern Haze of choice.
The Result: Like a swift kick to the side of the head from Holly Holm, Cannalope Haze hits you hard and fast. Then, on the backside of the initial head spin, Cannalope Haze lifts your spirit like a double shot of espresso – making this a creative strain that’s great for energizing those end of the day doldrums (think 4:20 pm).
Type: Hybrid ( almost 100% Sativa )
Genetics: Haze Brothers x Mexico
How Stoned Will You Get: 8.5
Average THC: 18-22%
Average Price Per ⅛: $ 45
Awards: 2nd place at the 2005 IC420 Growers Cup
Strain Profile: Cannalope Haze is an almost pure sativa made from crossing Haze Brothers and a Mexican landrace strain. Born and bred in Amsterdam by the DNA Genetics Team.
Appearance: Cannalope Haze has round , melon green nugs. These buds are covered in a layer of frosting, as the crystals are just caked on. Red and orange hairs curl around the emerald green bud like a vine around a tree. These colas are long and round, resembling a large pinecone shape. The calyxes on these buds are round, and drenched in crystals that glisten in the light.
Consistency: Cannalope Haze will not only have your fingers stuck together, it will feel as though they are cemented in place. This bud produces massive amounts of crystals that ooze from the bud, making for a sticky disaster if a grinder isnt available. Nearly impossible to break apart with your fingers, Cannalope Haze bud’s stick to each other, they are that sticky.
Scent: Freshly chopped fruit fills the nostrils with a sweet scent. The sweet aroma of melon and cantaloupe emanate from this herb, as your mouth salivates and stomach growls. A funky musk follows this fresh fruit scent, and fills the nostrils with its pungent sandalwood scent. One small bud left out will reek a room up for hours, as this bud is not for those trying to be discreet.
Taste: The sweet melon flavor is the first to hit the tongue, causing a flavor explosion in your mouth. This bud makes the mouth water as its fruity blend cleanses the palate and makes room for the hazey funk that is about to take over. The musky flavor of an old school haze hits the mouth and is bliss for lovers of this old school variety. The earthy sandalwood taste is mellow on the inhale, but is intense on the exhale. This sandalwood flavor stays on the tongue for hours and goes great with this amazing fruity flavor. The inhale is straight melon funk, while the exhale is that frankincense haze flavor we all know and love.
Effect: The effects can be felt behind the eyes and in the temples as you soar into the clouds. Great for wake n bake and smoking all day long, Cannalope Haze leaves you super medicated, but able to function at the same time. A must try for all sativa lovers, as this bud gets you into space for a good 3 hours!
Strain Background: Cannalope Haze is a tasty selection prevalent on the Amsterdam Coffee shop circuit. This haze was created by the DNA Genetics Team in Amsterdam, and has built quite a following in the past couple of years. This pure sativa will blow the socks off of the most seasoned veterans.
Growth and Seed Info: Cannalope Haze grows tall like a normal haze, except this bud doesn’t need to go 12 weeks. The Cannalope Haze finishes in up to 9 weeks, and produces huge bountiful yields of gorgeous bud.
Current Breeder: DNA Genetics
Seed Bank of Choice: Seedmine
Flowering Time: 56 – 63 days
Flowering Type: SCROG
Growth Height: 5 to 6 ft
Expected Yield: 1.75 to 2 lbs / 1000 w
Garden Skill Level: Intermediate
Breeder Quote/Advice: Top her early and often to promote canopy growth. Clean her bottoms up so she can focus on her top most important buds.
Medical Uses: Aches and pains, stress, appetite
Verdict: A pleasure for all smokers, Cannalope Haze lifts you high into the clouds and keeps you there. This bud has it all, the bag appeal, smell and taste to make it one of the top Hybrids in the game. A homage to the classic old school haze, Cannalope Haze will bring flashbacks to those 90’s stoners out there and sure to please even the most seasoned vet with its unrivaled taste.
Related Strains: Mexican Landrace , Haze Brothers
Family: Fruits, Hazes
(Photo Courtesy of Gil Mota)