Know Your Strain: Granddaddy Purple
Granddaddy Purple (GDP) is an extremely popular strain that can be found at most dispensaries regardless of where you live. Its popularity is warranted as GDP is a steady award winner at cannabis cups around the world.
Created by breeder Ken Estes, GDP is an indica-dominant cross of Purple Urkle and Big Bud. The result is resin-rich flower with deep purple hairs, pungent with the aroma of ripe fruit and sweet berries. The smoke is typically smooth with an earthy sweet flavor.
Granddaddy Purple affects the mind and body. Creative euphoria and deep physical relaxation combine to leave you conversational and alert mentally but with little desire to leave the couch. Medical users will find GDP helpful for insomnia, anxiety, appetite-loss, inflammation, multiple sclerosis and muscle spasms.
Summary: GDP is an indica-dominant strain, often deep purple in color with the aroma of berries and fruit. Rich, smooth smoke invokes euphoria and physical relaxation. Ideal for evening use, GDP is recommended for insomnia, anxiety, inflammation and muscle spasms.