Candyland Strain

Candyland is a moderately potent hybrid cannabis strain. It is sativa-dominant in a 75:25 ratio and has a THC level that ranges from 14 % to 24 %. Sometimes referred to as “Kandyland,”  this strain has a wide range of medical and recreational benefits, as well as a delicious flavor profile.

It is known to heighten one’s mood as well as have an energizing effect on the user. This strain was formed by mixing Granddaddy Purple with Bay Platinum Cookies. Although it’s a hybrid, Sativa constitutes most of the strain, which is why it produces such an intensely cerebral experience.

The hybrid was first initiated by a famous grower and breeder of Granddaddy Purple, Ken Estes. In 2012, it was given first-place recognition among other sativa strains during the Kushcon event.


Users have given the experience of Candyland much praise over the years. Given its award-winning status, it’s no surprise that this is a go-to strain for many people during the daytime! It effectively enhances your energy level and can make you feel very lively during the peak of the high.

If you are looking for a hybrid strain to help you fight lethargy and stimulate a creative spirit, then Candyland would be a perfect choice. This strain will incite emotion and happiness within you, drawing you towards exciting activities and engaging discussions.

Candyland encourages the user to have loads of fun all throughout the day, from your waking routine to work and all other daily activities. As the high fades, it has a relaxing effect on the user, allowing you to remain calm while remaining alert.

Flavor and Appearance

Because of its heavy sativa heritage, Candyland plants grow to be fairly tall. The buds of this strain are very small and compact, with a coloration that’s a bit darker than most sativa dominant strains. One trait of a properly grown candyland plant is its abundance of sparkly crystal trichomes, which coat the whole plant like a layer of sugar.

In addition, you can find an array of reddish-orange hairs all throughout each bud. The aroma of this strain is widely reported as being pleasurable and distinctive. The smell of its freshly ground bud fills the nose with fresh pine and notes of sweetness.

Like the way it smells, this hybrid has a nice, earthy taste of pine and fresh berries. Its sweet taste lingers on the exhale, leaving behind a faint reminder of its candy-coated flavor. Its delicious taste may have you coming back for more, but be careful! Take caution when consuming this hybrid so that you may avoid any undesirable effects.

Medical Benefits

This hybrid strain has grown to be increasingly common for medical treatments. Doctors recommend it and patients like it because it helps with long-term stress, mood disorders, fatigue, pain, and loss of appetite. Its calming and relaxing effects help the person using it feel less stressed and anxious.

This strain is also pretty energizing, which means that people can feel better without getting sleepy. Patients with mood disorders are oftentimes plagued by lethargy, anxiety, and general emotional instability. Candyland is used to fix these bad and intense imbalances, making people feel happier and less stressed.

By lifting the mood of its patients, this strain helps relieve the mind of stress and negative emotions. As we’ve already said, this strain also gives you a burst of energy, so it can help you keep your energy up all day and fight fatigue.

Candyland is good for treating aches and pains because it is high in THC and has a high cannabinoid profile. People with muscle spasms, arthritis, migraines, or just general pain can get relief from this strain. It can also help stimulate appetite as well as counteract nausea, which is helpful for a wide array of medical patients.


Candyland is a fairly easy strain to grow and is celebrated for the above-average yields it produces. Whether it’s grown indoors or outdoors, this strain takes about 8–9 weeks to flower. When grown indoors, you can expect a yield of approximately 14 ounces per square meter.

If you’re looking to grow Candyland outdoors, you can expect a yield of around 35 ounces per plant! This strain is pretty simple, although it may need a bit of support during the flowering period, given its dense and fruitful buds. Other than that, this delicious strain is easy to grow for both beginners and experienced growers.