Effects: Creative, happiness, giggles, euphoria
May Relieve: Depression, stress, fatigue, pain, lack of appetite
What Exactly is the Hippie Crippler Cannabis Strain?
Popular in Portland, Oregon, Hippie Crippler was bred with the crossing of AK-47 and Blue Hippie. It’s an uplifting sativa-dominant hybrid cannabis strain with well-balanced genetics that gives this bud its potent high, oh-so-sweet taste, and strong aromatics.
Hippie Crippler cannabis is fast-acting and long-lasting, and great to have on hand for a mellow time if you plan to consume it recreationally. On top of it super dank, fruity taste, it’s said that Hippie Crippler may give dreamlike sensations and is a real treat to harvest once fully mature, boasting lovely flowers and light spring green colored leaves and vibrant-colored hairy pistils within. Many smokers of this strain have reported that its high is almost instant, providing one of the best smoking experiences they had felt in a long time — all without the harshness.
In this review, we will take a look at what the Hippie Crippler strain is all about. That means checking out its effects, flavor and aroma, growing process, medical applications and though very few, its possible side effects.
Hippie Crippler: Appearance, Flavor, and Aroma?
When ground up, Hippie Crippler gives a dank smell to the nose combined with potently spicy, incense-like and piney notes. That said, if you want to keep your smoke on the low, ventilation is a must for Hippie Crippler as its smell can be extremely pungent. On the tongue, consumers experience a similarly pungent that gives a surprisingly smooth and tasty smoke when lit up. After a few tokes, you might notice notes of pine and fruit, almost as if it was made with fresh pinecones and fruit salad.
Hippie Crippler plants have indica-like characteristics and come with a relatively short flowering time. Looking at this bud towards the end of flowering, glassy amber trichomes are typically on the inner and outer surfaces, which make up the potency of this strain as well as its slightly yellow color. What’s even more? A reliable grower with healthy, mature clippings from a plant may help create a clone of Hippie Crippler to grow. There isn’t a whole lot of information about the best way to cultivate Hippie Crippler but experts do know that it can be grown indoors or outdoors, in semi-humid temperature climates.
Hippie Crippler Effects
You don’t have to be a Hippie to enjoy its long-lasting effects but less experienced consumers may want to take it in moderation. Being a hybrid strain, Hippie Crippler is high in THC potency (15%-22%) and low in CBD, this strain is also capable of quickly distorting perception within minutes — though, unfortunately, it’s not strong enough to turn you into an Aristotle. More experienced cannabis consumers found the more they consumed the less likely they would be to get off the couch and do something with their afternoons other than a snack.
Certain sights and even sounds may change dimensions and intensity. Many have found tranquility as well as energy by partaking in certain activities, listening to light music, or watching insightful movies or television shows, making it popular for a daytime smoke. Hiippie Crippler isn’t considered some downer strain, however, we should share that it may leave some consumers feeling sleepy and a little spaced out.
Medical Advantages of Hippie Crippler
Medical patients who have consumed Hippie Crippler noticed a significant change in their mood. With the mood changes, Hippie Crippler has become known to help ailments such as depression and fatigue. Hippie Crippler may also help with those suffering temporary pain or chronic pain with its anti-inflammatory properties. Arthritis, migraine headaches, and daily aches and pains are also among those ailments that may have be addressed from giving this bud a smoke. Even those who are struggling with appetite loss and could induce hunger, this same goes for eating disorder patients.
Knowing these facts about the medicinal power of Hippie Crippler cannabis, it may come to no surprise that anxiety and stress also can be reduced due to its highly sedative effects and ability to alter mood positively.
Possible Side Effects
Certainly, there are many benefits to Hipper Crippler, like any other cannabis strain, there are still a few side effects to be aware of. The few caused by Hippie Crippler include a dry mouth and eyes, dizziness, paranoia, and sometimes headaches. However, if you stay hydrated while consuming this herb and monitor your consumption, you can help mitigate some of the side effects. The good thing is, while they may be unpleasant, but indeed do not last long.
Hippie Crippler could be good for social use but in most instances, even the most experienced smoker may be down for the count as the high wears on or the doses get larger. That said, the cannabis lover may be able to enjoy a high that is just as potent as it is tasty. If you are thinking about consuming this strain for purposes other than recreational, it’s important to understand that like all strains, effects and side effects vary by the individual dose and consumption method.