Purple Urkle’s history is as complex as its flavor palate. A California strain, the origins are believed to stem from a select phenotype of Mendocino Purps, while the essence is a blend of skunk, berry, and fresh grapes. Consumers report the effects to be deeply relaxing, sleep-inducing, and a great option for full-body pain relief. The short onset of effects make it a perfect nighttime strain for those who suffer from insomnia. Purple Urkle strain
About Purple Urkle
Purple Urkle is perhaps one of the most famous Indica strains around yet it’s origins are still mostly a mystery. What we do know is that the strain has been around since the 1980’s and was originally produce in the Emerald Triangle area of northern California (Humboldt County). It is regularly refer to as “Purple Urple” and occasionally “The Urkle”.
While most veteran cannabis growers in the Emerald Triangle region are generally tight lipped about their strain hybrids and genetics, most growers assume Purple Urkle was the offspring of either Mendocino Purps or Granddaddy Purple.
A California medical scene cut that is date back to the late 1980’s. The Urkle (also called Purple Urple, and Purple Urkel) it is to have come from the Mendo Purps line. It’s a slow-vegging plant that almost always turns a deep shade of purple by the time it’s finish. It’s the purple plant of choice for many. As it’s for being more potent and flavorful than many of the others
Its THC levels are potent, averaging at 17% with some crops testing out at having up to 26%. It’s been describe as a “two-hitter-quitter” meaning two hits of this strain will cause the consumer to feel its full effects. Its high induces sedating effects that are lethargic and extremely relaxing from head to toe. It’s heavy on the eyes, and will cause sleepiness making this strain best suited for nighttime use.