If there’s ever any reason to get excited about cannabis, which in our eyes there usually always is, then Gelato is definitely a great reason. The strain itself is just great fun to grow and the end product makes any fiddly bits along the way completely worthwhile. Gelato appeared during a clearly great few years for the cannabis industry; with strains like Gorilla Glue, Thin Mint Cookies, Sunset Sherbet, Strawberry Cough, and Wedding Cake that completely restructured the definition of quality cannabis of the 21st century. So, it’s no doubt that anything descending from these elite beauties would be absolutely sublime, and that’s exactly what happened.
An Ice cream packed delight. A newcomer that’s taken the industry by storm for its new age unique tastes and effects, making it an absolute elite strain that you’ll be so eager to show off to your friends.
Cones or Cups?
Now you’re probably wondering how feasible it is for you to get your hands on some of this Ice cream goodness. Well, our Gelato seeds have everything you’re looking for, and all they ask in exchange is a bit of love and attention. This Indica dominant strain grows to a medium size, bushy and leafy, great for indoor setups and equally suitable for outdoor growing. If you’re growing for the first time and you decide to pick Gelato, it’s all good, just take it slow, don’t over water, or hesitantly try correct errors. If you’re more experienced you could defoliate and potentially attempt some LST but we wouldn’t recommend it unless you feel very comfortable doing so. After a vigorous vegetating period , the flowering period should finish around the 10th week. After entering your grow room and being overwhelmed with delicious Ice cream aromas, then you’ll know it’s soon time to harvest.
Chocolate Chip or Vanilla?
After mixing a Sunset Sherbet with a Girl Scout Cookies Gelato was born, and quickly made its path to glory for its completely unique set of tastes. In our Catalog you’ll find many strains that are headmen for their flavoring and effects – Gelato is one of them. An Ice cream flavored strain? Yes, please! There’s something about the rich biscuit taste. combined with a sort of peppery and citrusy bitterness complemented by a smooth smoke that gives it a very distinctive taste, and the result is mind boggling. Sweet, smooth, delicious hits are really what made this strain the flagship of the Ice cream tasting strains.
Once it’s time to harvest, you’ll be shocked by the massive purple colas falling over from their own weight. That’s right; the Ice Cream Cake strain is known to be a heavy yielder, making it the holy grail for most weed growers.
Whether you grow Ice Cream Cake indoors or outdoors — the results are top-shelf. However, indoor growers have the benefit of climate control, which drastically improves yield, trichome production, and overall bag appeal.
Resistance to Pests and Diseases
First, we’d like to mention that Ice Cream Cake is not interchangeable with the Gelato Cake strain. Although they are generally composed of the same genetics — they are from different breeders.
• 20-24%+ THC
• Harvest: 8-10 Weeks
• Yield: 500-600g/㎡
The three dominant terpenes found in the Ice Cream Cake buds are limonene, caryophyllene, and linalool.