Purple Trainwreck Strain

A high-yielding plant, Purple Trainwreck is an absolute power source for happy and positive vibrations.

This balanced hybrid, also nicknamed “Granddaddy Wreck” is sure to put you in a good mood, without hesitation, making it a go-to choice for recreational users looking to have a good time, and medical users who need an extra mood lift, alike.

True to form, any strain that contains the name “Trainwreck” in its name, is sure to pack a solid punch.

This strain is like no other, combining a beautifully fragrant flower with supremely enjoyable effects.

Purple Trainwreck guarantees you a high that will instantly uplift you to the max, and keep you in a warm and fuzzy and happy place.

Purple Trainwreck stems from the crossing of legend strain Grand Daddy Purple and Trainwreck. Thus, it comes as no surprise that this aromatic hybrid has many healing talents. It is a preferred strain by fans in the medical cannabis scene for that reason, but is also a high yielder, making it an easy choice for growers.

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Purple Trainwreck weed strain attributes:
ORIGINGranddaddy Purple mixed with Trainwreck
EFFECTSeuphoric – 10
relaxed – 10
happy – 10
uplifted – 9
sleepy – 5
dry eyes – 9
paranoid – 5
headache – 3
anxious – 2
FRAGRANCEearthy, herbal, berry, pine, pungent, sweet, grape
FLAVORSherbal, berry, grape, pine, sweet, woody
MEDICALstress – 10
depression – 8
pain – 7
insomnia – 5
inflammation – 4
THC CONTENT %20%-25%
CBD %0.10%
INDICA / SATIVA %50% / 50%
OUTDOOR YIELD25oz/ plant
CLIMATEwarm and dry outdoor climate and away from frost
RESISTANCE TO DISEASEresistant to common molds and mildew

* 10 is the highest
* 1 is the lowest


This hybrid is an exceptional strain, and is known for being an ideal choice as a social smoke too. Purple Trainwreck is known for making you feel hyper at first, and talkative, often ending up in fits of laughter without knowing how you got there in the first place.

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Purple Trainwreck is all about the colorful cerebral effects mixed with a heavy body high, especially in high doses. This hybrid will make you feel elated as a sudden rush of euphoria envelops you, and then you will feel relaxed and calm, and incredibly positive beyond measure, leaning back with a smile on your face.

Purple Trainwreck Effects

This hybrid is easily one of the happiest strains available on the market today, and it serves well as an after-hours choice, especially after you have suffered a long and strenuous workday at the office. Purple Trainwreck will keep you in a strong uplifted state, and if you smoke it in higher doses, you should expect to feel sleepy and ready for a night of slumber.

Purple Trainwreck terpenes

The most abundant terpene in this indulgent strain is terpinolene, which gives it its fruity scent. The secondary terpenes that make up its rich aromatic profile consist of myrcene, carene, ocimene, and caryophyllene.

Aroma & Flavor

Purple Trainwreck has a very distinctly sweet smell to it, filling the room with its delicious notes of herbal and berries, making your mouth water. This hybrid has an aroma that is bursting at the seams with hints of grape and sweet pine, mixed in with a pungent and solid whiff of fruitiness.

Purple Trainwreck Fragrance

This hybrid tastes much the same way its smells hints on. Purple Trainwreck will leave you with a strong herbal taste on your mouth, that is highlighted with shocks of grape and berry. On the exhale you will taste a sweet yet woody flavor on your tongue, and has an aftertaste that tastes sweet and herbal.

Dominant terpene:

Terpinolenefresh, smoky, wood, herbal, citrus, floral

Secondary terpenes:

Myrceneearthy, musky, fruity, clover, hop, pungent
Carenesweet, citrus, pungent, herbal, earthy, musky, wood, cedar, cypress wood
Ocimeneherbal, sweet, citrus, herbaceous, wood
Caryophyllenespicy, cinnamon, clover

Adverse Reaction

Purple Trainwreck is a very potent hybrid, so you can expect it to come with some side effects. Rookie smokers should take it easy on this strain, as it can sometimes make you feel slightly paranoid and anxious, especially if you aren’t accustomed to its potency.

Purple Trainwreck Adverse Reaction

This hybrid often can make you feel parched and leave you with a dry mouth and dry and itchy eyes. Purple Trainwreck in some rare cases may also make you feel slightly dizzy, which can also result in a headache, at times.


Purple Trainwreck has many useful applications in the medical cannabis field, making it a solid choice for both doctors and patients alike. This balanced hybrid can help soothe a number of illnesses, especially those that stem from chronic stress disorders and general mood disorders, allowing the patient to find some calm within themselves.

This hybrid has proven itself to be very useful in combating other mental health issues, too, such as depression and anxieties, as it works well in relaxing the mind and then the body and allowing the patient to get through their day without feeling worries and plagued by nervosity.

Purple Trainwreck can also help reduce inflammation, making it an ideal choice for those who suffer from muscle pains and joint aches, as well as migraines and headaches. Because it is such a potent smoke, in large doses, this strain may also aid insomniacs into finding a night of complete and restful sleep.

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Purple Trainwreck is loved by growers for its high yield combined with its easygoing nature. It tends to grow very tall, and isn’t too picky on an outdoor climate as long as the frost has passed. This plant is a solid choice due to its high resistance to common molds and mildew, making it an easy plant to tend to.

Purple Trainwreck Growing

Flowering Time


Purple Trainwreck grown indoors can be expected to yield an average of about 18 ounces of fresh bud per harvest. This plant takes about 9 to 11 weeks to flower and make itself available for a bountiful harvest.


This hybrid can easily be cultivated outdoors and is known to give off a generous yield during harvest, producing up to an average of 25 ounces per plant. Purple Trainwreck flowers throughout the late summer and can be expected to be ready for harvest around the middle of October.


  1. Grand Daddy Purple
  2. Trainwreck

FAQ About Purple Trainwreck Strain

What is the Purple Trainwreck strain yield?

Purple Trainwreck yields 18oz/ m2 indoors and 25oz/ plant outdoors.

How much THC does Purple Trainwreck have?

From 20% up to 25%

What are the origins of the Purple Trainwreck strain?

Purple Trainwreck was created from a cross between Grand Daddy Purple and Trainwreck.

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


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3 comments on “Purple Trainwreck Strain”

  1. In Oregon 2018 my Purple Train Wreck started budding by the 10th of Aug, and was ripe and ready Croptober 15th ish. Very good Yield 1,1/2 lbs one plant.

  2. Mike A.,

    Once the light of day get to about 11-13 hours of darkness; You can expect to see flowering in short order. 🙂

    Happy growing