Big Bud Fast Strain History
The original Big Bud is an 85/15 indica dominant strain that emerged in the United States during the 1980s and quickly landed a reputation for being easy to grow and producing unbelievable yields. This fast-flowering variant of the popular indica forward strain was created to shorten the harvest time while preserving the desired traits of the original Big Bud. The genetics are comprised of Afghani, Northern Lights, and Skunk with an Autoflowering Big Bud added later on. This Fast Flowering Big Bud is incredibly easy to grow, making it a go-to cultivar for amateur growers everywhere.
Big Bud has large, dense emerald green nugs with rich purple undertones and blazing orange pistils. These nugs have a fine layer of white crystal trichomes and ooze sweet piney resin.
Big Bud Fast Aroma
Big Bud Fast Flowering exudes a skunky and fruity aroma with sandalwood undertones. The sweet taste is reminiscent of orange blossom honey. The smoke is spicy and fruity with a slightly sour edge.
If you enjoy sweet-smelling strains, you’ll really dig this one. The terpenes have a pungent zesty smell when you squeeze the buds. Slight undertones of a mint and damp earth draw your attention. Big Bud Fast Flowering is high in the terpenes myrcene, limonene, caryophyllene, humulene, and terpinolene.
This hybrid has proven to be quite useful in aiding patients afflicted with a variety of ailments. Its anti-anxiety properties can relieve stress and help to calm the symptoms of obsessive-compulsive disorder and PTSD. Patients with insomnia may benefit from consuming Big Bud Fast Flowering before bedtime. The strong indica side carries sedative properties that relax the body and mind. BB provides powerful anti-inflammatory and analgesic qualities that relieve the discomfort caused by arthritis, fibromyalgia, tendonitis, and chronic back pain.
With Big Bud Fast Flowering, you will get full-body relaxation and a peaceful mind. There is a noticeable drowsy effect but not strong enough to tether you to the couch unless taking a large dose. The high begins with a cheerful lighthearted buzz then steadily transmits a soothing release of tension through the muscles. Big Bud is a great strain to use before receiving a massage or bodywork.
Growing Big Bud Fast Flowering Seeds
Fast Flower Big Bud is a low-maintenance strain that delivers a generous yield of monster colas. The ease of growth and fast flowering time makes it perfect for beginner cannabis growers. This fast version of Big Bud flowers in 6-8 weeks indoors and by mid-September outdoors. Each outdoor plant can yield 25oz/plant and reach 4-5 feet tall. Pay close attention to humidity levels when growing indoors since the flowers are so densely packed that they can harbor mold and fungi. Big Bud loves lots of fresh air circulation and the moving air will help to strengthen the stalks of the plants to prevent them from snapping from the weight of the giant buds. The average indoor yield is about 20oz/m2. For whatever reason you’re growing, Big Bud Fast Flowering will treat you to large yields, a rich flavor, and highly resinous buds.