Forbidden Fruit Strain

Forbidden Fruit is a delectable combination of Tangie and Cherry Pie. This fierce mix produces gorgeous dense buds with dark green foliage, lovely purple hues, and thin yet noticeable orange hairs.

Sativa/Indica % Indoor Yield Outdoor Yield Flowering Period
30% / 70% 15 ounces per meter Around 15 ounces per plant About 10 weeks

This potent strain packs a big punch due to its high THC content. Forbidden Fruit has amazing flavor, tantalizing aroma, and a gorgeous appearance. To top it all off, the mind and body effects never fail to disappoint.

Categorized as an indica with a few sativa qualities, Forbidden Fruit has the Chery Pie hybrid and Tangie sativa as its two parent strains.  With a ratio of 70% indica and 30% sativa, this weed gives you the best mix of both worlds. Amongst all of its many appealing qualities, Forbidden Fruit strain also has a high THC content to add to the list, making it very potent. Lab results show that it has between 23% – 27% THC on average.

The Forbidden Fruit cannabis strain
gets its name from the story of Eve taking the forbidden fruit in the garden of
Eden. This strain has been called a “dankenstein,” which means a
combination of two or more really potent strains. It is well balanced, great-tasting,
and strong – making it a popular go-to strain for many. It’s also a popular
therapeutic strain due to its euphoric effects.

Forbidden Fruit was created by Dutch
growers at the Marijuana Seed company. It has a unique terpene profile to go
along with its beautiful dense bud structure.

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Information About the Forbidden Fruit Strain

ORIGIN Tangie and Cherry Pie
EFFECTS Euphoria and calmness
FRAGRANCE Aroma of flowers and fruit
FLAVORS Lemon citrus
ADVERSE REACTIONS (NEGATIVE) No reported adverse side effects
MEDICAL Eases migraines, chronic pain, and muscle spasms
THC CONTENT % 14–17%
CBD % < 1%
INDICA/SATIVA % 70% / 30%
INDOOR YIELD 15 ounces per meter
OUTDOOR YIELD Around 15 ounces per plant
CLIMATE Sunny mediterranean outdoor climate
RESISTANCE TO DISEASE Best grown indoors, when grown outdoors, needs to be tended to as this plant can be a little sensitive


This is the
strain you want when you need to forget about your problems and feel great for
the moment. Its effects are exhilarating, relaxing your body into a deep,
trance-like state all while easing the mind. Your mind enters a sort of
meditative state that lets you leave your worries behind.

Forbidden Fruit strain offers mind and body euphoria and calmness that quickly
leads to a stoney high. It is a mood enhancer with a powerful high that will
cause you to slip into a sleepy inebriation. Its deep relaxation and mental
high make it just right for reducing minor physical discomfort and relieving
stress and balancing moods.

The strain
is stronger than most, so be but sure to keep the dosage low to medium to avoid
feelings of paranoia. Forbidden Fruit is best consumed in the evening.


Forbidden Fruit Smell

The pleasant smell of this strain
will instantly overpower you. The sweet aroma of flowers and fruit are accented
by a pine overtone and followed by a fruity lemony zest with sweet berries.


Forbidden Fruit’s unique flavor is
incredibly alluring. Beneath its floral taste, hues of lemon citrus combine
with a nut-like essence.

The flavors of this Forbidden Fruit Punch strain are described as tropical, citrus, cherry, or grapefruit. There are also notes of mango, pine, and passionfruit. The different notes come together without being overwhelming. Many loyal Forbidden Fruit fans say it is one of the best tasting marijuana strains they have ever consumed.

Adverse reactions

Forbidden Fruit Weed

While there are no reported adverse
side effects from Forbidden Fruit, it is still possible to have a negative
experience. With any marijuana strain, there is a chance of cottonmouth and dry
eyes. The same applies with this strain.


This strain was developed with such
balance that it’s great for aiding a variety of ailments. People have used Forbidden
Fruit to ease migraines, chronic pain, and muscle spasms. It has also been
helpful for issues such as chronic stress, lack of appetite, anxiety disorders,
and nausea.

If you have a very active mind and
struggle with getting to sleep at night or you have issues with anxiety,
Forbidden Fruit is the strain for you. Using large amounts could lead to couchlock,
which may be good if you are stressed out.


Forbidden Fruit Weed Review

Forbidden Fruit is quite easy to
grow with the right amount of light. It is a low maintenance plant and
relatively resistant to diseases, mildew, mold, or pests. This strain does best
grown outdoors.

We don’t currently sell Forbidden Fruit seeds. Check out other indica dominant seeds in our marijuana seed bank.

For indoor growing, maintaining average humidity levels and keeping the room at a reasonable temperature works well for this plant. Under the right grow conditions, your plant can produce a harvest of approximately 3 ounces per square foot.

Flowering time

It takes roughly 10 weeks for Forbidden
Fruit to flower.


  1. Tangie
  2. Cherry Pie

FAQ About the Forbidden Fruit Strain

What is the Forbidden Fruit strain yield?

15 ounces per meter indoors, around 15 ounces per meter outdoors.

How much THC does the Forbidden Fruit strain have?

The Forbidden Fruit strain has 14–17% THC.

What are the origins of the Forbidden Fruit strain?

The Forbidden Fruit strain is a descendant of Tangie and Cherry Pie.

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