Pineapple Express CBD Strain

Medically reviewed by Alexander Tabibi, MD
October 27, 2020
Pineapple Express Cannabis
Pineapple Express Cannabis

Did you know Pineapple Express is one of the most popular strains of all-time? In fact, its popularity is so immense, there was a movie was named after it. But, you probably didn’t know that it comes in CBD hemp flower form, to give you all of its wondrous effects and fruity flavor without the high.

Let’s see what this legend has to offer when you take out the THC and allow CBD and terpenes to shine.

What is Pineapple Express CBD Hemp Flower?

While you might think of the strain originating in the Caribbean or other tropical locales, the strain actually originated in Europe, and is the offspring of the strong, aromatic Trainwreck and Hawaiian strains.  It’s classified as a 60% sativa-dominant hybrid.  In a hemp flower form, it has 0% THC and 26% CBD – an incredibly high amount of CBD for those in love with the cannabinoid.  Again, this won’t get you high.

Appearance-wise, this strain is as intricate as its iconic flavor.  Its buds are large and dense, with a vibrant green hue that’s complemented by the reddish orange pistils offsetting the vibrant green color, all with what looks like a dusting of glitter, courtesy of the trichomes.

What Does Pineapple Express CBD Hemp Flower Taste and Smell Like?

This strain has a sweet citrus aroma, similar to mango or apple in aroma, but definitely more citrusy in flavor, while notes of pineapple take center stage.  It’s a powerful and tangy flavor that will fill your senses, and even remind you of fruit markets or tropical vacations.  Mixed in with the fruity citrus flavors is a twang of pine, just to keep it interesting and robust.

What are Pineapple Express CBD Hemp Flower’s Effects?

If you’re feeling anxious or down, this is a great strain to choose because it is uplifting and soothing.  You’ll notice the calming effect as it melts the tensions from your mind and body, making it a great therapeutic option for pain relief as well.

By placing you into an unstoppable state, all without being intoxicated, this strain really travels nicely.

While this is a sativa-dominant hybrid, many have also found it effective for use at night, before bedtime.  It’s energizing and calming at the same time, and even offers a very social and relaxed effect.  Also is a good booster if you need a kick to get going, on those days when you just can’t seem to kick it into gear.

Pineapple Express CBD Hemp Flower: The Legend Lives On in CBD Form

What are you waiting for? Get ready for a boost of energy that will get you going as you slip away into the tropical setting with this all-around pleasing strain.  From its flavor to its effects, this is the easy vacation you’ve been looking for.  And like any escape, it becomes what you make of it.  If you’re looking for a generally relaxing, calming, stress-free time, this strain will melt away the tensions and anxieties of the day.

If you wanna get into a more adventurous mindset, don’t worry, as the energy you need to focus and keep going is there.  Plus, if you’re looking for inspiration and creativity, you won’t be let down by this long-lasting strain.