Big Bud Seeds
Big Bud is known for it's happy, upbeat effects. It is also physically very relaxing making it the marijuana strain for relieving stress. Cultivators boast of its high yields, making Big Bud a great choice for commercial growers and home cultivators. It contains a decent THC level of 16%.
||60% Indica 40% Sativa
||Up to 16%
||< 1% CBD
||Indoors and sunny climate
||16 to 25 oz per 3x3ft
|Taste & Smell
||Earthy | Fruity | Herbal | Pepper | Spicy | Sweet | Woody
||Euphoric | Happy | Relaxed | Sleepy
||Low Mood | Insomnia | Relaxation | Stress
Big Bud got its name from the massive buds it produces. These buds are so big, that they will satisfy anyone growing weed. This indica comes with a spicy, earthy aroma. You’ll enjoy the sweet fruity flavors and balanced, smooth toke. It’s a feminized cannabis plant that flourishes best indoors and/or in sunny outdoor climates.
This review is based on the feminized strain.
Big Bud Strain Origin
The Big Bud strain of cannabis is not new; it’s been around for quite a while now. Although its exact origin is unknown, there’s a popular story behind it. According to marijuana history, it originated in the U.S. during the latter part of Nixon’s administration.
It supposedly made its way to the Netherlands before the country’s war on drugs cracked down on cannabis. Some expected this marijuana strain to disappear altogether. Instead, however, it was genetically stabilized. Others believe the origins of Big Bud can be traced to the following cannabis strains:
Parents of Big Bud
- Afg – Afghani Indica
- Nl – Northern Lights Indica
- Sk1 – Skunk No. 1 Hybrid
Today, this strain is very popular among cannabis growers due to its very high yields during both home cultivation and commercial cultivation. Staying true to its lineage as an indica strain, Big Bud delivers full-body effects that are deeply and truly relaxing. Known as a “go to sleep” strain, it’s more of a nighttime high. That’s because once you pass out, you’ll be out like a baby for hours.
Growing Big Bud Feminized Seeds
These are feminized seeds. Female plants, contrary to male plants, are the ones that actually produce weed. They start flowering when they receive less light per day, i.e. in the Fall or when you manipulate the light cycle indoors.
We also advise reading our germination instructions for guaranteed success sprouting your seeds.
Big Bud Plants
Because the stalks are so thick, it’s wise to provide support for them using tensioned strings or wires. Big Bud is a pretty easy strain to grow. But, for the best outcome, you need to top and bend the plants early on to encourage better horizontal growth.
The Big Bud cannabis strain can be grown indoors or outdoors in warm climates. These plants can grow to be over 5 feet high in height. So, some prefer to grow it outdoors for maximum height potential.
However, some expert growers suggest creating a hydroponic setup indoors for growing Big Bud. This method not only develops massive-sized buds, but the stalks are extremely thick as well. This is necessary for the stalks to be able to hold up the weight of the massive flowers.
Feeding Big Bud Plants
Visit our nutrient section to get the right plant food for every stage of growth.
We recommend giving your plants:
Flowering & Yield
When growing Big Bud indoors, the expected yield will be between 12 to 20 ounces per square meter. Including curing time, it should take about 7-9 weeks for the plants to flower completely. For the best results, be sure to provide support in areas where the branches become very heavy. This will prevent them from snapping or bending.
Using hydroponics and a method known as Sea of Green will help the plants yield the most, according to experts. Indoors, you’ll need an indoor grow tent.
Growing Big Bud outside is possible as well, although this plant thrives best in sunny, Mediterranean-like climates. This will yield you about 25 ounces or more per plant, with harvesting taking place in October.
Big Bud produces high yields for both home cultivators and commercial growers. It also produces some of the largest flowers on the retail cannabis market. This indica strain produces very few leaves, so the majority of the weed plant is delicious, consumable, smokable marijuana. Very few other strains of cannabis can touch its legendary productivity.
Experiencing The Big Bud Strain
Big Bud delivers a truly relaxed feeling to the user, which affects the brain and the entire body. Known as a “go to sleep” strain, it’s perfect as an evening strain when you don't have anything to do. Big Bud packs a really big punch. The buzz starts off pretty slow, then it creeps up on you, giving you a euphoric high that leaves you feeling elated. Users report feeling chilled out and happy when using this strain of marijuana. It is 85% indica and 15% sativa.
It doesn’t just relax the mind, it relaxes your entire body. This total body relaxation leaves you feeling both lazy and lethargic, making it a very effective strain for stress and issues with getting to sleep. Sleepiness generally kicks in within an hour or so after consumption. Big Bud also leads to feelings of hunger, also known as “the munchies.”
Here are some of the most common positive effects of the Big Bud strain of cannabis:
There are also some adverse reactions that may occur, although they are rare. However, smoking too much cannabis can lead to:
- Dry Mouth
- Dry Eyes
Big Bud Taste & Smell
Big Bud fans say this marijuana strain smells really good, but it tastes even better. It comes with a sweet taste, with a hint of spice. Your mouth and breath will relish the fruity undertones, sometimes accompanied by juicy grape flavors. It a smooth smoke with a balanced high.
With every toke, it gives off a faint, fruity smell. This sweet aroma brings the fruity taste straight to your palate, so every hit is deliciously delectable. Its aroma is both spicy and earthy, unlike any other strain.
Uses for the Big Bud Strain
Even though it contains a very low CBD level of just 0.1%, Big Bud users report some serious medicinal benefits. Those suffering from both physical and psychological issues can take advantage of the potency of this strain. It’s strong indica effects help relax the body with a natural sedative property.
Buy Big Bud Feminized Seeds
You can buy Big Bud feminized seeds per separate pack of 5, 10 or 20 seeds.
But if you like Big Bud, you will love the High Yield Mix Pack too. This is a heavily discounted combination deal including Amnesia Haze and Chocolope seeds.
When you buy Big Bud seeds we offer:
- Discreet shipping and handling
- Free shipping to the U.S. and Europe
- Free shipping to Australia and NZ for orders above $150 USD
- Guaranteed arrival of your order
- Guaranteed germination of your seeds
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