Grape Ape Strain

Grape Ape Strain (Gorilla Grape / Purple Ape Weed)

Grape Ape is a great indica strain which is famous for its taste, unique look, full fruity flavor, and intense body high. Grape Ape is an Indica bred by Apothecary Genetics. It is produced by cross-breeding unique strains including Mendocino Purps, and staple strain Skunk, and a legendary Afghani landrace. The mixture of these three strains has resulted in high yields and different varieties. 

Grape Ape is a very psychoactive strain with THC levels ranging between 17 and 23%. This highly potent bud fill you with a happy and euphoric high that can effectively relieve stress, pain insomnia, and related conditions. Cannabis connoisseurs are recommended to consume little amounts of this strain before moving to more massive hits.


Grape Ape Experience

This strain has received some excellent credibility in the cannabis community. The mixture of Skunk #1, Afghani, and Mendocino Purps, provides one of the heavy-hitting Indica strains ever. People with issues like muscle tension can gain powerful physical effects from using this strain.

When you light up this strain you will begin to feel a sense of bodily relaxation that will make take you directly to your couch. It’s better to be consumed immediately after work or for a relaxed afternoon. Nevertheless, this strain is better consumed on a lazy afternoon. People who have problems with an appetite can also use this strain to stimulate appetite. Cannabis consumers who prefer concentrate will find Grape Ape cannabis strain comes in different forms including shatters, budders, and CBD vape cartridges.


Traits of Grape Ape weed

The aroma of Grape weed has similarities to Granddaddy Purple. Consumers have acknowledged to having a strong smell of berry and grape accompanied by herbal earthiness. The intoxicating scent released by this strain is due to its high THC levels. The ratio of THC range from 17 and 23%. Due to this high THC ratio, novice users are recommended to consume this strain with caution and care.

Due to its fast growing and high yielding capacity, Grape Ape is loved by most growers all over the United States. Some people still confuse between this strain and Granddaddy Purple (GDP), because Apothecary lists GDP as an alternate name for the strain.



Grape Ape plants should be mostly be developed by experienced growers. This plant usually does outdoors because it’s very resistant to both disease and toxic materials. Indoor growers won’t find any difficulties with this plant due to its indica shape. Grape Ape weed plants are usually compact and hardly surpass 4 feet in height. As a grower, you may want to trim the leaves at the top of the plant so that more light can reach lower branches. The flowering period for Grape Ape ranges between 7 to 8 weeks when grown indoors. It also produces a right amount of medium to large flowers which can yield about 74 grams or about 2.5 oz. of bud per square foot.


Medical Benefits of Grape Ape

Medical marijuana patients can use this strain for symptoms like muscle spasms, chronic stress, pain, anxiety, depression, and insomnia. Users can also use this strain to gain a clear head-high and heavy-bodied sensations.