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Get ready to dive into the world of the Blue Cheese marijuana strain! Hailing from the old school of cannabis genetics, Blue Cheese (aka Blueberry Cheese) is a unique strain that has taken the cannabis community by storm.

Background of the Strain

Born out of the breeding between the illustrious Blueberry and UK Cheese strains, Blue Cheese offers a tantalizing experience that’s hard to match.

Characteristics of Blue Cheese Strain


Blue Cheese is a sight to behold! Its dense buds, wrapped in a thick layer of trichomes, make it a beautiful specimen. The rich, dark green hues with occasional flashes of blue, are a testament to its Blueberry lineage.


Ever walked into a cheese shop? That’s the initial aroma you’ll get from Blue Cheese. Its smell is a pungent mix of blue cheese and sweet berries, a fascinating olfactory experience that can be quite intense.


Blue Cheese strain serves a complex flavor profile. It combines the savory flavor of cheese with the sweet, fruity undertones of blueberries, creating an unexpected, yet pleasant taste sensation.


Blue Cheese is known for its potent, relaxing effects. It starts with a cerebral high, followed by a body melt that can leave you couch-locked if you’re not careful.

Medical Benefits

Blue Cheese has potential benefits for medical marijuana users too. It’s commonly used to help with stress, pain, insomnia, and depression.

Side Effects

Like all strains, Blue Cheese comes with potential side effects. The most common are dry mouth and eyes, with some users reporting dizziness or paranoia.

Growing Blue Cheese Strain

Indoor Growing

Blue Cheese prefers a cooler climate, making it ideal for indoor cultivation. Its relatively short stature and bushy growth make it manageable in limited spaces.

Outdoor Growing

Outdoor growing is possible too, but it requires a cooler environment and protection from excessive moisture to avoid mold and mildew.

Harvesting and Yield

When grown under optimal conditions, Blue Cheese can yield generously. Indoors, you can expect around 18 ounces per square meter, and outdoors, up to 19 ounces per plant.

Blue Cheese strain is a fascinating blend of flavors, aromas, and effects. Whether you’re a recreational or medical user, it offers a unique experience that’s worth exploring.

Growing Info

Flowering time: 49 – 65 Days
Flowering type: Photoperiod
Grow difficulty: Easy
Harvest time: 70 Days
Yield outdoor: 10 – 15 Oz/plant (~ 400 g/plant)
Yield indoor: 0.5 – 1 Oz/Ft² (~ 300 g/m²)
Height indoor: < 30
Height outdoor: 30-60

Blue Cheese Known Phenotypes:

  1. short, compact, fastly blossoming, indica-dominant Phenotype #2
  2. long, stretched, fastly blossoming, sativa-dominant Phenotype #1
  3. long, stretched, slowly blossoming, sativa-dominant Phenotype #3
  4. Very homogenous variety.

Blue Cheese Strain Cannabinoids

THC: 17.4 – 19%
CBD: 0.37 – 0.77%
CBC: 0.32 – 1.04%
CBG: 0.08 – 0.87%
CBN: 0.19 – 0.22%
THCV: 0.32 – 1.19%

Blue Cheese Terpene Profile

Myrcene: 0.26%
Caryophyllene: 0.16%
Limonene: 0.14%
Linalool: 0.12%
Pinene: 0.11%
Terpinolene: 0.07%
Ocimene: 0.05%
Humulene: 0.04%
Carene: 0.04%
Total terpenes content: 0.99%

Blue Cheese Awards aka Blueberry Cheese

Barneys Farms Blue Cheese is a cupwinning variety and won 3 awards between 2011 and 2012!

  • 1st Place for Mississippi at the
    Highlife Cup 2012
    Bio – Haze
  • 1st Place for Mississippi at the
    Highlife Cup 2012
    Cannabis Cup / Best Cannabis
  • 3rd Place for Blue Bird at the
    Highlife Cup 2011

Blue Cheese Lineage / Genealogy

  • Blue Cheese »»» Cheese x Blueberry

Blue Cheese Hybrids & Crossbreeds

  • Berry Biscuit: Blue Cheese x Calisson Candy
  • Purple Cheese: Purple #1 x Blue Cheese Probably x Auto #1
  • Blue Cheese Auto: Blue Cheese x Unknown Ruderalis
  • Blue Mammoth: {Blue Cheese x Skunk #1} x Russland Siberian
  • CBD Blue Shark: Blue Cheese x CBD Shark
  • Triple Cheese: Cheese x Blue Cheese
  • Angel BX #2: {Blue Cheese probably x Angel} x Angel
  • Blue Cheese: Blue Cheese Probably
  • Blue Cheese: Blueberry x Blue Cheese
  • Blueberry Cheesecake: Girl Scout Cookies x Blue Cheese


Is Blue Cheese strain good for beginners?

Yes, it can be. However, due to its potent effects, beginners should start with a small amount and gradually increase as they become more accustomed to the strain.

How long does it take to grow Blue Cheese strain?

The flowering time for Blue Cheese is typically around 8-10 weeks.

What is the THC content of Blue Cheese strain?

Blue Cheese typically has a THC content ranging from 15% to 20%.

Can Blue Cheese strain help with anxiety?

Yes, some users report that Blue Cheese helps alleviate their anxiety. However, everyone’s experience with cannabis is unique, so it’s always best to start low and go slow.

Is Blue Cheese strain an Indica or Sativa?

Blue Cheese is an Indica-dominant hybrid, typically consisting of about 80% Indica and 20% Sativa.