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Cannabis Strain Review: Blue Iguana

Type of High: Head
Try it: at night
Optimum Time of Day: Night
Spectrum: 60% Sativa
Dominant Terpene: Valencene
Effect Percentage
Deeply Relaxing
Side Effect Percentage
Dry Mouth
The Scaries
Dry Eyes

Blue Iguana has an ASHI score of 5 out of 11, and a BPS rating of 7 out of 50. The ASHI score, or Ascendancy Strains Heat Index, speaks to how popular it is at this moment in time. Think of it as measuring the flash in the pan strains that are hot right now for consumers. Social media discussions, consumer ratings and reviews are all data points that feed into this score.

BPS, or Brand Power Score, is more institution facing and looks more at data points which reflect how much respect and power this strain has to the industry. Strains that have articles written about them, sold as seeds, award history and inclusion in a strain directory are all examples of data points which feed into a BPS rating. The genetic blend of this strain is 60% Sativa.

a section describing the experience of consuming this strain of cannabis

The Uplifted, Happy, Loquacious, Sleepy and Deeply Relaxing effects of Blue Iguana produce a Head high for cannabis users. Night is the best time to experience this strain. Blue Iguana has been reported by users as being used for Stress, Depression, Insomnia, and Muscle Spasms.

Common Usage
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The Flavor Story

Blue Iguana's primary terpenes are Valencene and Sabinene. Terpenes affect flavor but also provide their own set of medical and experiential effects. When smoked, vaporized or incorporated into an edible, you'll get hit with the flavor profile from Blue Iguana that includes: Lemon, Menthol, Orange, Pepper and Pepper, ending with a blast of Lemon on the exhale.

The Aroma Story

Can you smell that? Blue Iguana has an aroma profile of Lemon, Menthol, Orange, Pepper and Pepper.

the labs - a section where the levels of different cannabinoids found in this strain of cannabis are shared based on lab testing
0.14 - 1.27%
0.09 - 0.16%

The average THC level is 16%. CBG in this strain should be about 1%.

the grow - a section describing the growth information for this strain of cannabis
Best Results Preferred Climate Grow Difficulty
Indoors and outdoors warm climate Average

Outdoor Grow Info

Harvest Time Height Yield
October Average Moderate

Indoor Grow Info

Indoor Harvest Time Indoor Height Indoor Yield
8-10 weeks Average Moderate

The difficulty to grow Blue Iguana is known for being average. For growers looking to cultivate indoors, you can expect average height to be with a yield of moderate in about 8-10 weeks. Outdoors, Blue Iguana should harvest around October you can expect average height and moderate yield.

the recipes

What's Cooking?

The spicy and tomato notes from Cannabis Tomatillo Salsa Verde will pair nicely with dominant terpene, Valencene, from Blue Iguana. The Valencene terpenes from this strain will add a citrusy grapefruit note to your salsa. Since we suggest you try Blue Iguanaat night, you might want to check out our recipe for Chocolate Cannacake. Chocolate Cannacake with this strain is the perfect dessert treat with which to end your night.

Suggested Recipes For This Strain