Robert Bergman

September 24, 2020

Purple Dragon is a balanced hybrid that can sometimes feel a bit more like a slight indica variant. A fragrant strain with excellent parentage, this flower is stunning in both looks and effects, as has grown steadily in popularity, most especially due to its medicinal abilities.

Sativa/Indica % Indoor Yield Outdoor Yield Flowering Period
50% / 50% 16oz/m2 19oz/plant8 – 9 weeks indoors, mid-October outdoors.

Purple Dragon is meant to be an indica, but came out more balanced due to its unusually uplifting elements. This hybrid was created by crossing Purple Urkle with Blue Dragon, creating a relaxing and pain relieving strain that is extra enjoyable due to its sweet and floral taste.

This musky-smelling strain is an absolute must-try for all those who are seeking a fresh new cannabis experience. Purple Dragon has relatively high THC levels, so you can expect a solid high when smoking this strain, with its adverse effects among some of the most minimal seen in strains today.

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Information about Purple Dragon :

ORIGINPurple Urkle mixed with Blue Dragon
EFFECTSrelaxed – 10
happy – 9
euphoric – 9
hungry – 3
uplifted – 3
dry eyes – 5
dizzy – 1
paranoid – 1
anxious – 1
FRAGRANCEfloral, sage, earthy, pungent
FLAVORSsweet, flowery, earthy, pine, sage, skunky, spicy
MEDICALstress – 10
pain – 9
insomnia – 8
lack of appetite – 6
headaches – 4
CBD %1.00%
INDICA / SATIVA %50% / 50%
CLIMATEhot mediterranean or equatorial climate
RESISTANCE TO DISEASEhigh resistance to common diseases

* 10 is the highest
* 1 is the lowest


Purple Dragon is a floral hybrid that created a steady body buzz that has made it popular for recreational and medicinal use. It is soothing and is one of the best strains to pick when you are out for an afternoon of feeling soothed and relaxed, as its effects are gentle yet reliable.

This balanced hybrid is known for its cerebral effects that be the ultimate guide into a solid feel-good mood. Purple Dragon is all about leaving you in a positively hazy and euphoric state, tempting you to spend your evening in absolute giggles, while struggling to stop yourself from grinning at everything around you.

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Purple Dragon can cause a case of the munchies in many users, so be sure you are ready with snack items that are waiting to be consumed, or else you might find yourself in the next vehicle on the search for food. This strain is great at adjusting your mood, leaving you uplifted and inspired.


Purple Dragon has a fragrance that is very sweet and earthy in nature. This hybrid will entice you with its special pungent fragrance, representing a floral and sage aroma that is guaranteed to make your mouth water for more.


Purple Dragon has an even better taste, as this strain carries a wide array of flavors that definitely keep things interesting. This hybrid tastes both skunky and spicy, with hints of sweet and flowery to add an interesting twist. On the exhale, this strain tends to taste earthy and like fresh and sticky pine and sage.

Adverse Reaction

This hybrid has some side effects that can only be described as minor, considering this strain’s potency. Purple Dragon is most likely to leave you with a dry mouth, often also with dry and itchy eyes that may feel slightly uncomfortable to some.

Purple Dragon Adverse Reaction – Theweedblog.com

Purple Dragon can, in rare cases, make you feel dizzy, with perhaps a slight bout of paranoia to keep you on your toes. If you have the tendency to feel nervous and anxious when smoking, you are likely to feel that with this strain, but only in a mild and impermanent way.

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Purple Dragon is a good choice for a medical strain, as this hybrid has a long list of healing benefits that can make patient’s lives much easier. This hybrid is very effective in managing chronic stress, and has proven to greatly reduce the feeling of mental exhaustion in many patients.

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This strain is also quite known for being a favorite among patients who struggle to manage their chronic pain. Purple Dragon has successfully reduced the symptoms in patients who struggle with migraines, cramps and muscle spasms, as well as seizures, making it an indispensable strain in the medical cannabis community.

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Purple Dragon is also known for being a reliable sedative, making it an ideal strain to combat insomnia with. This hybrid can increase the appetite in many patients, and can reduce minor aches such as headaches, too, adding to its popularity as a gentle and useful healer.


Purple Dragon is an ideal strain for even novices to grow, as it can be fairly uncomplicated and easy to tend to. This hybrid is happiest in outdoor climates with a hot Mediterranean climate, and can yield average to high when it is given an ideal environment to thrive in.

Flowering Time


Purple Dragon can yield an average of about of fresh bud during harvest, and can be expected to take around 8 to 9 weeks to flower and be ready for a generous and high yielding harvest.


This strain can yield an average of about 19 ounces of bud per harvest, when cultivated outdoors. Purple Dragon can be expected to be ready for plucking around the middle of October.


  1. Purple Urkle
  2. Blue Dragon

FAQ About Purple Dragon Strain

What is the Purple Dragon strain yield?

Purple Dragon yields 16oz/m2 indoors and 19oz/plant outdoors.

How much THC does Purple Dragon have?

Around 21% THC.

What are the origins of the Purple Dragon strain?

Purple Dragon was created from a mix between Purple Urkle and Blue Dragon.

Have you ever smoked or grown your own Purple Dragon? Please let me know what you think about this marijuana strain in the comments below.


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The founder of I Love Growing Marijuana, Robert Bergman, is a marijuana growing expert that enjoys sharing his knowledge with the world. He combines years of experience, ranging from small-scale grows to massive operations, with a passion for growing. His articles include tutorials on growing... [read more]

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