The strain is a cross of Mendo Purps and Trainwreck. The Trainwreck strain is Sativa-dominant for mind effects while Mendo Purps has the Indica profile and works on the body. Their offspring, Purple Trainwreck, carries a combination of their best traits. The Purple Trainwreck strain has a purple appearance and lemon/berry smell. Some people note a green and crystalized appearance with a spicy aroma.