According to Sam the Skunkman, the strain originated in Colombia, a phenotype of the standardized Haze cultivar he bred during that time frame.
Purple Haze is one of several Original Haze phenotypes to descend from stabilized Columbian seeds that were cultivated by the Haze Brothers, according to Royal Queen Seeds. Purple Haze became the most popular of these phenotypes, leading to several hybrids and variations over the following decades.
The plant’s flowers are distinguished by fluffy nugs and dark purple color. A patient breeder will nurture the strain to her fullest potential in 16-20 weeks when grown indoors. When flowering, this lady unleashes a bouquet of earthy, sweet aromas.
This plant is probably the most well-known marijuana hybrid in the world. Thanks mostly to Jimi Hendrix. It is a tall, generally flimsy plant with family line in the Jamaican Haze (sativa) plant, Hollands Hope, and Skunk. It gets its name from the purplish buds and leaf tips.
It has a taste unique to itself and smells very much like a sativa breed. These plants are also popular because they are so hardy and easily-grown indoors. They become generally tall (up to 170cm), yet have just a multi week blossoming period. The high is energetic and relatively short-lived, making this a prescription of choice for single-hit, short-term maladies such as migranes.
THC Level: medium-high
Flowering Time: 8 weeks