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22 Best PURPLE Cannabis Strains to Grow from Seed

Best purple strains list of top purple feminized, regular photoperiod and autoflowering cannabis seeds. While often legendary purple strains exist in clone-only form, such as Purple Urkle and Grape Ape, these popular “real deal” purple weed strains are for sale as seeds that grow dank, connoisseur quality purple-colored buds.

Top Photoperiod Purple Strains

The true “Royal indica” strain known as Grand Daddy Purple, Grand Daddy Purps or GDP is one of the top purple marijuana strains in the world. With its magnificently dense, unusually frosty buds, the Ken Estes original Grand Daddy Purple is always best seller in both seed and bud markets. The stout plants keep a tight profile and grow tons of bud sites right down to the stalk. Suitable for cultivation in most climates, GDP shows fairly good resistance to mold outdoors. The purple color will come out during the end of flowering, lower temperatures can help speed up the process. Excellent bag appeal, aroma and flavor. Stoney high. 17-23% THC.

Flowering Time 7-8 weeks
Strain Breeder Grand Daddy Purple
Pack Size 5/10 seeds
Yield Indoors: 300-450 g/m2
Outdoors: 400+ g/plant

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Purple Kush

Purple Kush is a potent, nearly 100% pure indica strain hybrid originating from the West Coast. ILGM’s Purple Kush feminized seed strain is easy to grow both indoors and outdoors. The plants grow into a bushy formation and adapt well to pruning and SCROG. Frosty, dense buds with a sweet pungent aroma. Narcotic, sedative effects. Up to 22% THC.

Flowering Time 8 weeks
Strain Breeder ILGM
Pack Size 5/10/20 seeds
Yield 5-9 oz per 3×3 ft

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Purple Trainwreck

Purple Trainwreck by HSO is an indica dominant hybrid of Mendo Purps and Trainwreck. This robust, vigorous grower develops beautiful dark colors during bloom. The slightly stretchy plants structure into a Christmas-tree shape and perform best grown indoors or outside in warm dry climates. It can get up to 3 meters tall and yield as high as 2.4 kilos per plant. Purple Trainwreck turns purple and violet colors when the temperature drops. Aromatic pine, lavender and citrus qualities. Potent buds that combine a psychedelic head high with a powerful body stone. 15-17% THC.

Flowering Time 58-63 days
Strain Breeder Humboldt Seed Organization
Pack Size 3/5/10 seeds
Yield Indoors: up to 500 g/m2
Outdoors: 1.2-2.4 kg/plant

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Ayahuasca Purple

Ayahuasca Purple is a special purple strain created from Red River Delta genetics gifted to Barney’s Farm Seeds by a US Army veteran living in Alaska. The seeds germinated into extremely colorful ruby red and purple weed plants that were subsequently bred with Sensi Seeds’ Master Kush strain to make Ayahuasca Purple. This nearly 100% pure indica strain does best grown indoors or in warm climates. The plants stay around 40-60 inches tall and have a very fast flowering period of just 50 days. Dense, heavy purple weed tested at 21% THC. Powerful, psychedelic effects.

Flowering Time 50 days
Strain Breeder Barney’s Farm Seeds
Pack Size 1/3/5/10 seeds
Yield 650 g/m2

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Purple Haze

Purple Haze is perhaps the most well-known purple weed strain of all time, a legendary old school sativa strain that combines psychedelic effects with vivid deep purple colors. The Purple Haze feminized seeds sold by ILGM grow into tall, mostly sativa plants that do well indoors and in warm sunny climates. Easy to grow and easy to clone. Purple Haze is a quality producer of rock hard sticky buds with up to 20% THC. Rich fruity grape flavors. Creative, high energy smoke.

Flowering Time 9 weeks
Strain Breeder ILGM
Pack Size 5/10/20 seeds
Yield 14-19 oz per 3×3 ft

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Purple Afghan Kush

Purple Afghan Kush by Dinafem is an indica dominant marijuana strain bred by crossing Purple Kush and Pre ’98 Bubba Kush genetics. A top performer in both yield and quality, Purple Afghan Kush has won 4 different awards at cannabis competitions across the globe. The seeds grow into sturdy, classic indica plants with a good resistance to pests and diseases. The purple colors in the buds and leaves starts to develop as the plants approach their 5th week of flowering. Rock hard, resinous Kush buds that reek of fresh-cut pineapples. Therapeutic effects. 15-20% THC.

Flowering Time 60 days
Strain Breeder Dinafem Seeds
Pack Size 1/3/5/10 seeds
Yield Indoors: 500 g/m2
Outdoors: 600-800 g/plant

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Shaman by Dutch Passion is a purple F1 mostly sativa hybrid made by breeding together Purple #1 and Early Skunk. Specifically bred for outdoor and greenhouse cultivation, this fast flowering purple strain is very resistant to mold and bud rot, making it ideal for growers in high humidity climates. The prized Shaman phenotypes produce sturdy sativa dominant plants bearing colorful purple colas that smell like ripe mangoes. Smooth citrus smoke that gives an uplifting high.

Flowering Time 7-8 Weeks
Strain Breeder Dutch Passion
Pack Size 1/3/5/10/100 seeds
Yield Above average

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Purple Bud

Purple Bud by Seedsman is the product of breeding together 3 famous West Coast purple strains – The Purps, Purple Akala and Purple Oregon Sativa. The resulting plants grow similar to Skunk #1 in structure and growth patterns, while maturing into a deep, almost black, purple color. Purple Bud is easy to grow indoor and outdoors, a good choice for cultivation in high latitude cold climates. Tasty purple buds that give a cerebral high. Up to 20% THC content.

Flowering Time 9 weeks; Early October
Strain Breeder Seedsman
Pack Size 10/100 seeds
Yield Moderate

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Purple Haze x Malawi

Purple Haze x Malawi by Ace Seeds is a long flowering pure sativa F1 hybrid strain bred from Purple Haze and Killer Malawi genetics. It produces tall, willowy plants capable of massive yields at the end of its 13-16 week bloom cycle. Recommended for outdoor cultivation in moderate climates, due the plants finishing late in the season. Purple Haze x Malawi buds exude rich, fermented aromas of exotic fruits, incense and citrus. Extremely strong sativa high with stimulating, energetic effects.

Flowering Time 91-105 days; November
Strain Breeder Ace Seeds
Pack Size 1/3/5/10 seeds
Yield High

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Pakistan Chitral Kush

Pakistan Chitral Kush is a pure indica purple strain known around the cannabis world as one of Pakistan’s best hash production plants. Bred in the Iberian Peninsula since the 90’s, Pakistan Chitral Kush by Ace Seeds/Cannabiogen has been selectively inbred for maximum colors, tastes and scents. The seeds develop into two main phenotypes – one stays green while the other gets pink, red and purple colors. Both have an indica structure with wide leaves, branching growth and a fast flowering time. PCK shows surprising resilience against rain and fungal disease. The potent Kush buds produce a stoney, relaxing effect. Smells like fresh strawberries and blackberries.

Flowering Time 8-9 weeks; End of September
Strain Breeder Ace Seeds/Cannabiogen
Pack Size 1/3/5/10 seeds
Yield Medium

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Purple Paro Valley

Purple Paro Valley by Mandala Seeds is a mostly sativa hybrid based on landrace genetics originating from Paro valley in West Bhutan. In its natural climate this strain has adapted to the frequent droughts, monsoon rain and cold winters of the Himalayas. Two generations of hybridization has helped to increase yields and bud quality. The plants grows somewhat fragile in structure, while massive in height with long branches that may need support as the buds gain weight. Responds well to LST and cropping. Purple Paro Valley is a trusted backup strain of guerrilla growers, good for cultivation in wet climates. Known as “candy girl” for its sugary candy aroma. About 75% of the phenotypes will display brilliant purple coloring. Hashy, narcotic buds tested up to 27.5% THC.

Flowering Time Mid-Late October
Strain Breeder Mandala Seeds
Pack Size 3/6 seeds
Yield High

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Purple #1

Purple #1 by Dutch Passion is a 50/50 indica/sativa hybrid created in Holland during the 1980’s. Bred from Purple Afghan with indica and sativa strains, Purple #1 is adapted to growing in the northern latitude outdoor Dutch climate. The plants reach to about 5-8 feet tall. As soon as flowering starts the purple color appears in the leaves and will bleed out from the bud tips. Hits fast with a speedy “up high”, although the effect is short-lived.

Flowering Time 8 weeks; September-October
Strain Breeder Dutch Passion
Pack Size 1/3/5/10/100 seeds
Yield 250-350 g/plant

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Rare Darkness

Rare Darkness by Rare Dankness is a 70% indica strain created by crossing Grape Ape together with Rare Dankness #1. Rare Darkness seeds grow into beautiful dark purple bud plants short and stout in appearance. The highly resinous “sugar coated” buds have a sweet, grape flavor and give a strong relaxing effect.

Flowering Time 60-75 days
Strain Breeder Rare Dankness
Pack Size 12 seeds
Yield 200-300 g/m2

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Top Autoflowering Purple Strains

LSD-25 Auto

LSD-25 Auto by FastBuds Seeds is an prized autoflowering cannabis strain that provides fast high yields of dark purple buds with an intense psychedelic potency. A very popular strain in the growing community, LSD-25 Auto is a heavy feeding, thirsty plant that reaches a height between 26-48 inches. It turns purple during flowering like the buds were splattered in black paint. Grade A bag appeal, high resin content and strong odors of paint and varnish. LSD-25 is a pungent smoke with a powerful, long lasting psychedelic creative buzz. 21-23% THC.

Grow Time 8-9 weeks from seed
Strain Breeder FastBuds Seeds
Pack Size 1/3/5/10 seeds
Yield Indoors: 450-500 g/m2
Outdoors: 50-250 g/plant

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Red Poison Auto

Red Poison Auto by Sweet Seeds is an award-winning indica/sativa hybrid made by crossing Green Poison with a purple automatic strain obtained from Hindu Kush genetics. Red Poison Auto develops brilliant shades of red/purple buds liberally coated with crystals. The vigorous plants grow a stout main stalk and beautiful large colas with long side branches, reaching up to a height of 24-48 inches tall. A fast producer of skunky sweet, couch lock purple weed. Strong aroma, flavor and stone.

Grow Time 8 weeks from seed
Strain Breeder Sweet Seeds
Pack Size 3/5/10/25/100 seeds
Yield Indoors: 400-550g/m2
Outdoors: 35-175g/plant

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C4-Matic Auto

C4-Matic Auto by FastBuds Seeds is a strong, hardy producer of explosive pot, named for the 4 cannabis strains used to create it – Skunk, White Widow, Big Bud and a Canadian ruderalis strain. C4-Matic Auto is an excellent choice for commercial autoflowering growers that expect both yield and quality from their harvests. Resistant to mold, pests and diseases. The lemony buds get violet, purple and magenta in color. Balanced head and body stone. 20% THC.

Grow Time 8 weeks from seed
Strain Breeder FastBuds Seeds
Pack Size 1/3/5/10 seeds
Yield Indoors: 450-650 g/m2
Outdoors: 50-350 g/plant

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Black Cream Auto

Black Cream Auto is a mostly indica autoflowering hybrid of Sweet Seeds’ Cream Caramel strain with a purple auto variety that traces its lineage back to Pakistani Kush. The majority of the plants will turn a dark purple/black color in the buds, which becomes almost pure black once cured. Black Cream Auto grows like a squat indica, between 24-48 inches tall with many side branches that form dank, dense buds around its main cola. Sweet and fruity aroma, high resin production and nice mellow high.

Grow Time 8 weeks from seed
Strain Breeder Sweet Seeds
Pack Size 3/5/10 seeds
Yield Indoors: 350-550g/m2
Outdoors: 35-150g/plant

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Purple Auto

Purple Auto from Pyramid Seeds combines ruderalis autoflowering genetics with the well-known Purple strain. It is a short plant that stays under 3 feet tall and grows well in most all environments. Very productive yields of super frosty purple buds. The aroma is similar to black licorice with sweet flavors of grape juice and ripe berries. Chill, relaxing body high. 15% THC content.

Grow Time 56 days from seed
Strain Breeder Pyramid Seeds
Pack Size 1/3/5 seeds
Yield Indoors: 500-550 g/m2
Outdoors: 30-120 g/plant

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Devil Cream Auto

Devil Cream Auto by Sweet Seeds is an autoflowering crossbreed of Dark Devil Auto and Black Cream Auto that shows incredible hybrid vigor. Nearly 90% of the plants have the purple coloring. Devil Cream Auto grows equally well both indoors and outdoors, maxing out at 48 inches tall with a strong central stem and plenty of side branching. The main dominant central cola is big and dense, while the quality is also high in the smaller buds which get loaded with sugar crystals. Complex, sweet aroma with hints of lemon. A potent purple strain with an exciting effect.

Grow Time 8 weeks from seed
Strain Breeder Sweet Seeds
Pack Size 3/5/10 seeds
Yield Indoors: 350-600 g/m2
Outdoors: 40-175 g/plant

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Purple Bud Auto

Purple Bud Auto feminized cannabis seeds by White Label Seeds produce high-potency Afghan indica plants with a strong tendency to turn purple. Regardless of the temperature, Purple Bud Auto plants show a range of dark-blue, violet, lavender, and dark red colors all through their growing and flowering cycles. Bred between an Afghan/Jamaican strain and a Purple Kush/Hindu Kush hybrid with the addition of ruderalis. The Afghan hash plant genetics show the biggest influence in Purple Bud’s stocky growth pattern, fast flowering and strong potency, with recessive sativa traits from a special Jamaican cultivar. Purple Bud grows up to 90-140 cm tall with most of the harvest being on its upper branches. Good yields of highly resinous deep purple buds. Sweet aroma and musky, piney, sandalwood flavors. Uplifting cerebral effects.

Grow Time 50-65 days from seed
Strain Breeder White Label Seeds
Pack Size 3/5/10 seeds
Yield Medium

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Violet Kush Auto

Violet Kush Auto by Garden of Green is a dark purple autoflowering marijuana strain created from Hindu Kush, Purple Afghani and ruderalis genetics. An ideal variety for growers who desire a fast flowering cycle, compact growth and high yields of the purp. The bud formation is a fox-tail type and may need to be held up as they get heavy. Subtle, earthy aroma with sweet Kush overtones. Long lasting euphoric sensation. Nice bag appeal. 19.3% THC.

Grow Time 60-65 days from seed
Strain Breeder Garden of Green
Pack Size 1/3/5/10/15 seeds
Yield 350-400 g/m2

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Black Haze Auto

Black Haze Auto from Exotic Seeds is the result of crossbreeding Pakistan Chitral Kush together with Auto Sir Jack. The strain grows into medium size plants around 30-40 inches tall. Through 5 generations of breeding, Blaze Haze Auto phenotypes are uniform in looks, colors and aroma. Red/purple, almost black colored buds with a sweet and sour flavor. Cerebral rather than physical effects. A good all-around autoflowering seed strain.

Grow Time 11 weeks from seed
Strain Breeder Exotic Seeds
Pack Size 3/5/10 seeds
Yield 350-400 g/m2

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Tips For Growing Purple Kush Marijuana

What is Purple Kush Marijuana?

Purple Kush Plant is a powerful blend of the Afghani Indica and the Hindu Pot. The Kush plant contains almost 100 percent of the Indica genetics. The use of this organic substance has been increasing over the years thanks to its sedating and relaxing effects. Taking purple Kush can easily lead to a stoned or “high” feeling. Most people use this substance for relaxation and de-stressing.

Facts about the Purple Kush Plant

  • It contains moderate/high amounts of THC. The level of THC in this plant ranges from 17 percent to 27 percent.
  • It has a highly sticky –resin which makes it the perfect option for producing the rosin tech wax and shatter.
  • Kush Plant’s flowers contain high amounts of trichomes.
  • The plant has a distinct flavor and aroma.
  • Kush contains various types of terpenes which include alpha-pinene, humulene, myrcene, and linalool.

The Genetics & Origins of The Purple Kush

Kush originally hails from Oakland where it’s known as the “Oaksterdam”. It’s an Indica plant which has old roots, a cross between the Purple Afghani and the Hindu Kush. Purple Kush has a high level of potency due to its high THC content. Its Indica characteristics provide an intense feeling of euphoria and deep relaxation.

Smell and Appearance

This plant has a purple and bright green flower and leaves. Its buds are well-packed while its flowers have a medium size. The source of the purple color is because of its parent, the Purple Afghani. In terms of smell, the plant has a woody or earthy smell which transforms into a sweet fruity flavor of grapes when it’s smoked. Its smell and taste is what makes it the perfect treat for a chilled indoor treat.

How to Grow Kush Weed

Growing Kush in soil is not a difficult task. Purple Kush is a low-lying plant that’s short and bushy. Its maximum height doesn’t go beyond 3 feet. Generally, this plant can be grown both indoors and outdoors. However, it requires a regulated temperature range in order for you to get the best purple Kush yield.

Important Tips about Growing Purple Kush

This well-detailed purple kush grow guide that can help anyone who wants to grow this marijuana strain. Note that each strain of marijuana has different growth requirements as well as maintenance guidelines. Below are some of the best purple kush grow tips

You can Plant Them Outdoors or indoors

Growing Kush in soil can be done outdoors or indoors. But depending on where you choose to plant this marijuana strain, the flowering periods varies. However, growing purple Kush outdoors is very challenging as the external weather can’t be controlled. Purple Kush flowering time outdoors takes about takes a longer time compared to indoors. The indoors flowering time takes a maximum of 8 weeks and provides about 14-15 ounces of the Kush bud for every square-meter. Overall, the best way to grow purple kush is indoors.

Prune the Plant for maximum yield

A lot of people don’t know how to grow Kush weed effectively for maximum yields. The best way to go about this is to ensure that you prune the plants. When pruning is done correctly, it because very easy to take care of the plants. The stems become very powerful leading to increased production. What pruning does is to expose the little bud to sunlight, leading to large several Kush buds. Remember that pruning should be done at the vegetative stage. This gives the plants adequate time to recover as well as grow big leaves.

Use hydroponics system indoors

If you are growing Kush indoors, use the hydroponics system. This type of system allows for an increased nutrient intake with a lesser possibility of overloading. The system should have a large reservoir which can hold at least one-week supply of nutrients. Note that it should also have a lid in order to prevent the evaporation of moisture. Additionally, it should be kept close to a source of water. Besides that, another hydroponics system that you can use is by suspending the Kush plants’ roots in a nutrient solution that is highly oxygenated. The most important nutrients that the hydroponics system should have are potassium, nitrogen, and phosphorus. Other secondary micronutrients that you can add are copper, boron, zinc, magnesium and sulphur.

Maintain the Correct pH Balance When Using hydroponics

PH levels are important in nutrient and water management. The level of PH determines the ability of the plant to absorb nutrients. Your Kush yield is going to suffer when the PH is at extreme ends i.e. too low or too high. If you grow Kush in soil, the PH should be between 6.2 and 6.8. If you a have the hydroponics system, a PH average of 5.8 is still good. You can invest in a PH meter in order to determine the PH levels.

Humidity and Temperature

The reason why people are usually keen on how to grow Kush indoors is because this plant is vulnerable to high humidity and rains. If it gets wet, you risk attracting molds and pests. The ideal temperature range of purple Kush plant is between 65 and 75 degrees-Fahrenheit. However, research reports indicate that there are some plants which thrive up to 85 degrees. However, it’s recommended that you keep the temperatures at 80 degrees and below.

In regards to humidity, it should be around 50 percent when the plants are in the vegetative stage. A moderate relative humidity means that the rate of evaporation will be good. However, some people keep the humidity level higher to avoid watering the plants constantly. After the Kush plant has reached the flowering stage, lower the levels of humidity to around 40 percent.

There is a lot of misinformation on how to make purple Kush. Note that it’s impossible to “make” the buds purple by depriving this strain of cannabis carbon dioxide. Once you know how to grow kush indoors, you are guaranteed plenty of harvests.

Benefits of Purple Kush

This plant has potent –Indica and that’s why it has a lot of medical applications. However, it should only be used with proper consultations or awareness. The increased use of purple Kush is as a result of research studies which have established its harmless and healthy benefits.

The top benefits of using purple Kush include:

Pain Treatment

From consumer reports, this plant can be used to melt down a variety of different types of pain. It’s mainly used to treat muscle tension that’s caused by chronic diseases. Purple Kush can be used to treat serious medical conditions such as arthritis and fibromyalgia. Besides that, it also helps to provide relief from reoccurring migraine.


This substance helps to create a feeling of euphoria. It has a potent relaxing effect. Purple Kush helps to rid the body as well as the mind of anxiety and stress. As a matter of fact, it’s used to treat PTSD, anxiety, and depression. It gives users a feeling of contentment in addition to a sense of relaxation. It’s known that this substance blankets the body and the mind, giving an instant feeling of calmness.

Treating Insomnia

It’s been cited that purple Kush helps to aid with sleep. It’s been used with various capsules and tablets to create insomnia drugs. This substance is perfect for people who simply want to have a good night’s sleep or rest thanks to its sedative effect. The high levels of terpenes and THC help to slow the working of the mind and the body, leading to better sleep.

Additionally, purple Kush can be used to treat cancer and nausea. An easier way which people can indulge in it is by taking candies, live resin, edibles, gummies, extract pills, bubble hash, concentrates, and candies.

Side Effects of Purple Kush

There have been reported side effects of Kush. This substance should be taken in moderation and under a lot of caution to avoid possible side effects. It’s also advisable to seek the advice of a health care provider before you indulge in purple Kush.

Common side effects of this substance include:

  • Sleeplessness
  • Lethargy
  • Dry mouth
  • Anxiety and paranoia
Effects of Purple Kush on Memory & Intelligence

Studies indicate that this strain of marijuana can cause memory deficit. Chronic users of this substance may end up with a mild to chronic memory loss. Additionally, it also leads to learning difficulty. However, note that people who discontinued the use of Kush plant, ended up regaining their good memory.

Lung Cancer

Purple Kush is a type of weed that has more than 50 types of carcinogens. This means that directly inhaling it through smoking can cause lung cancer. The best way to avoid this is by taking this substance via other means which include edibles, candies, gummies etc.

Cardiovascular Disease

Kush is a strain of marijuana and it might result in cardiovascular problems. Normally, it overloads the working of the cardiovascular system due to its high levels of catecholamine and stimulation. For those with heart disease or nervous problems, this can be a fatal risk. Purple Kush can increase the possibility of stroke and heart disease.

Final Thoughts

Purple Kush has long term health effects. Conversely, it also has short-term side effects. However, most people who usually experience its negative effects are heavy users who have used it for prolonged periods of time. Medically, it has a lot of benefits and that’s why it’s used to treat psychotic disorders such as schizophrenia and brain disorders like Alzheimer’s

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