Joe's Passion

Joe's blog about his and your passion,
Dutch Passion, the world leading marijuana seed company.

What is medical cannabis?

What is medical cannabis?

July 18th 2014

Medical cannabis refers to any marijuana variety which is helpful to someone suffering from ill health.  The terms marijuana, pot, weed, hemp, skunk, ganja, cannabis (and others) are street terms often used interchangeably. The official biological name is Cannabis. The medical uses of cannabis continue to increase every year, there ... Continue reading »

Jorges Diamonds Grow Review

Jorges Diamonds Grow Review

July 11th 2014

Jorges Diamonds is one of those really special Dutch Passion photoperiod classics that packs a particularly strong punch. It’s an indica dominant variety with a rich coating of resin which we co-developed with Jorge Cervantes.  Jorge himself made the final selection, its a very fruity aroma, sticky and sweet tasting with a ha ... Continue reading »

Grow review of The Ultimate

Grow review of The Ultimate

July 4th 2014

The Ultimate is one of Dutch Passions heaviest yielding photoperiod varieties on a par with varieties such as Power Plant and OutLaw.  It’s also one of the strongest and most potent varieties in our collection.  Not surprisingly it’s an established customer favourite with many repeat growers and a solid reputation ... Continue reading »

Cannabis Liberation Day 2014.  The best so far

Cannabis Liberation Day 2014. The best so far

June 27th 2014

  The 6th annual Cannabis Liberation Day was held last week in Amsterdam.  It’s Europe’s biggest free-entrance festival dedicated to cannabis and just like last year Dutch Passion were proud to be main sponsors.     The event is organised by the VOC, a Dutch organisation dedicated to the abolition of c ... Continue reading »

ComPassion CBD variety customer review

ComPassion CBD variety customer review

June 20th 2014

ComPassion is a Dutch Passion cannabis variety developed to produce CBD-rich cannabis for medical and recreational growers.  ComPassion offers a roughly 2:1 ratio of THC:CBD in the dried cannabis buds.  For many medical cannabis growers, the availability of CBD-rich varieties have been very important.  In many cases, CBD ... Continue reading »

Dutch Passion AutoDurban Poison.  From seed to poison in 11 weeks

Dutch Passion AutoDurban Poison. From seed to poison in 11 weeks

June 13th 2014

Dutch Passion AutoDurban Poison is a variety which builds on the success of our original photoperiod Durban Poison which is still a best seller after 20+ years.   AutoDurban Poison is a sativa dominant auto which is ready to harvest 10-11 weeks after the seed germinates  This is a variety which starts with a creeping, though ... Continue reading »

AutoBlueberry Grow Review.  Dutch Passion's auto-blue has it all

AutoBlueberry Grow Review. Dutch Passion's auto-blue has it all

June 6th 2014

Dutch Passion AutoBlueberry was one of the first true high-performance automatics that featured the very best photoperiod genetics from our original Blueberry.  AutoBlueberry is a popular seed choice for those looking to produce extra-special quality pot.  It’s a very potent variety with a luxury relaxed/comfortable/numb ... Continue reading »

CBD SkunkHaze Review from Antonio & Ferdinand

CBD SkunkHaze Review from Antonio & Ferdinand

May 30th 2014

    Dutch Passion CBD SkunkHaze was our first CBD-rich variety to be introduced to our seed collection and it’s a variety which gets lots of serious customer praise for the great medical benefits as well as the smoothly rich satisfying stone it produces.   This weeks blog features Antonio and Ferdinand, two Euro ... Continue reading »

7 things Dutch Passion have learned about CBD in the last year

7 things Dutch Passion have learned about CBD in the last year

May 23rd 2014

    Cannabidiol, or CBD, is one of many cannabinoids which occur naturally in the cannabis plant.  In recent years Dutch Passion have been busy researching and breeding with different CBD-rich cultivars.  Here are some of the things we have learned about CBD along the way   1.  People report different e ... Continue reading »

7 reasons to switch to vaporising cannabis instead of smoking it

7 reasons to switch to vaporising cannabis instead of smoking it

May 17th 2014

When vaporisers first became available no-one really appreciated all the benefits that they offered.  Today vaporisers have become a genuine mainstream alternative to the traditional smoking of cannabis.  A few years ago the Dutch Passion team discovered the benefits of vaporising and today we like to promote the benefits to o ... Continue reading »

Dutch Passion CBD SkunkHaze Review

Dutch Passion CBD SkunkHaze Review

May 9th 2014

Dutch Passion CBD SkunkHaze is one of the most successful medical varieties ever released by Dutch Passion.  It is an oil-rich variety with a 1:1 ratio of CBD:THC.  CBD SkunkHaze comes from our partnership with The CBD Crew.  It is proving very popular with medical growers and a surprising number of recreational growers w ... Continue reading »

Cannabis oil and cancer:  Project Storm

Cannabis oil and cancer: Project Storm

May 2nd 2014

  How can cannabis help with cancer?  Thanks to the prohibition of cannabis, and the consequential lack of proper medical research over recent years, no one really knows all the answers.  But Jeff Ditchfield, an author and medical cannabis campaigner is producing his own movies in order to find out.  The first movie ... Continue reading »

Think Different 9-plant home grow review by Parabolic Pete

Think Different 9-plant home grow review by Parabolic Pete

April 25th 2014

Why do so many Dutch Passion customers love the auto flowering Think Different variety? The simple answer is that it is one of the most reliable varieties available for the home grower, consistently producing large amounts of super-strong pot.  Think Different is also one of the easiest varieties to grow, even first-time growers ha ... Continue reading »

Will Holland Be The Colorado Of Europe?

Will Holland Be The Colorado Of Europe?

April 18th 2014

A few decades ago the Dutch trail-blazed a new approach to cannabis regulation which left the rest of Europe scratching their heads in disbelief.  The Dutch coffeeshop system became both a stoner paradise and a political embarrassment at the same time, and has pretty much remained that way ever since.     Since the 1980 ... Continue reading »

Freddy’s Best Grow Review By ‘The Joker’

Freddy’s Best Grow Review By ‘The Joker’

April 10th 2014

Freddy’s Best is arguably Dutch Passion’s best photoperiod sativa variety, delivering a euphoric and intensely strong ‘up’ high.  It’s a variety which spent several years in creation, a 3-way cross between Chocolope (Chocolate Thai x Canalope Haze), Dutch Haze and an un-named Dutch Passion gene bank sa ... Continue reading »