Gelato strains tend to produce large fan leaves that many many cultivators shy away from trimming, unless absolutely necessary. Some experienced growers maye expose the Gelato strain to cold temperatures during the vegetative state to stimulate anthocyanin production that makes its leaves purple and blue.
We recommend new users start off with a small dose of Gelato and slowly and gradually build up to their desired effects. Smoking too much Gelato too soon can cause mild anxiety and stress for new and low-tolerance users.
Lemon Gelato is an indica-dominant hybrid cross between Lemon Haze, Sunset Sherbet, and Thin Mint GSC strains. Lemon Gelato has a unique blueberry, lemony, and sweet scent.
Gelato’s flower buds have a standard indica appearance. Generally, its buds are small and compact but are very dense. In terms of color, Gelato’s flower buds have a vivid and striking array of colors. Its buds have a deep green color with purple accents.
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First-timer users can experiment with a small dose of Gelato and gradually build up the dose to achieve their preferred experience. High-tolerance users will love Gelato’s THC-rich buds that can ease stress throughout the day. Gelato can be consumed any time of day, but many users consume Gelato during the day for its energizing characteristics.
While Gelato’s pungent and sweet aroma is beloved by all, it can require growers to use efficient odor control techniques such as monitoring temperature and humidity levels, maintaining proper air circulation, and absorbing odors with products such as activated carbon filters. Read our blog post on “how to get rid of cannabis odor” to keep Gelato’s aroma under control.
No wonder Gelato got Leafly’s 2018 Strain of the Year award and it continues to gain fans. Gelato is an indica-dominant hybrid strain that will keep you energized, motivated, focused, and feeling good.
Gelato Strain Side Effects
Generally, Gelato strains do not produce any intense negative side effects making it the ideal strain for those worried about “greening out.” Overconsumption of Gelato, however, can lead to some mild side effects including dry mouth, dry eyes, dizziness, paranoia, and anxiety.
Gelato’s prized genetics can be distilled into an array of cannabis-infused products that aren’t flower. Apart from flower buds, Gelato can come in a variety of concentrate forms including vape cartridges, disposable vape pens, crumble, shatter, hash, sauces, and live resin. Gelato’s high trichome production makes it a valuable strain for cannabis extraction.