Purple Gelato Characteristics
A native of California, Purple Gelato was named for its bright purple colors and dessert-like gourmet fragrance. In the eye candy department, its resin buds, purple leaves, and bright orange pistils give it attractiveness, and such characteristics are the outcome of a careful breeding program that lasts for many generations. The outstanding genes of Sunset Sherbert and Thin Mint Girl Scout Cookies are mixed with purple gelato (GSC). Sherbert, recognized for his incredibly powerful height, comes from the classic GSC crossed with Pink Panties. It has a nuanced scent of skunky citrus, candy, and sweet berries. The other parent is a GSC phenotype which sports the genetics of Durban Poison and OG Kush. Novices should know much better than their appetizingly sweet minty taste to attract them-it causes an intense full-body reaction that can even disable veterans.
A THC powerhouse of tantalizing flavors and a stunning fragrance composed of sweet berries, mint, and citrus resulted in such an astounding blend of genetics. This cross causes an initial surge of stimulating euphoria, just like its predecessors, with extreme physical relief which does not usually transform to couch-lock. With Purple Gelato’s extremely rich terpene profile dominating limonene, pinene, myrcene, and caryophyllene, it’s not shocking that it packs such a delicious fragrance.
A combination of mint, lime, berry, strawberry, floral, and cookies, with hints of blueberry and orange, greets the senses with every sniff, and tearing apart the buds reveals a delicate medicinal and oaky scent. Purple Gelato has a strongly acidic tone, delightfully balanced by the soft nuances of berry and pine. Its highly pleasing taste serves a wide range of palates and tastes.
Purple Gelato Effects
The presence and aroma of this strain are unquestionably seductive, but novices should treat it with caution. Purple Gelato packs a heavy-hitting energy rush and an equally powerful sedative impact that aids take the pressure off without inducing couch-lock, given its THC levels, ranging from 19 percent to 25 percent. Next, you’ll experience a euphoric wave that elevates the mood and energizes the body. The giddy sensation also helps clear the mind, motivating innovation. An extreme physical relief, beginning from the neck and working its way down to the limbs, takes over after a while. It soothes sore muscles and relieves tension, giving rise to a feeling of good heaviness and calmness. Despite the nagging desire to lie down and bask in the quiet calm, most people will remain adequately mentally agile to be efficient and motivated, especially veterans.
The psychedelic condition marked by visual and auditory disturbances is a part of this strain’s allure. It can be enjoyable and inspiring in moderate amounts, but the psychological distortions could become debilitating if too much is taken. Some side effects can arise, such as blurred vision, eye irritation, and cottonmouth, but appropriate hydration will relieve them. More severe adverse reactions, such as paranoia and anxiety, can result from excessive consumption. The synergy between the cannabinoids and terpenes of Purple Gelato brings about an equally powerful healing impact that with only a few mouthfuls may help relieve mental and physical pains.
The upbeat yet calming high of the strain will work wonders towards stress and other psychological problems such as anxiety and depression. THC itself is said to have anxiolytic and antidepressant compounds which, for certain circumstances, can act as a credible alternative treatment. The strong analgesic properties of Purple Gelato can be used against pain varies from minor, such as headaches, to more extreme, such as neuropathic pain. For people who are diagnosed with insomnia and other sleep disorders, the strain’s sedating properties can also be helpful. It is also said to stimulate appetite and reduce stomach pain, which may rebuild food appeal to patients receiving chemotherapy as well as those with anorexia.
What Growers Need To Know About Purple Gelato
Even for seasoned growers, Purple Gelato is very difficult to cultivate. It can be very finicky to maintain the right circumstances, but it is still feasible given the cultivator has the requisite expertise and skills in cannabis cultivation techniques. It is also important to spend more time and effort in carefully monitoring the maturation progress of the plant. The top-notch buds it creates, despite the tough work it takes, make all the difficulty more than worth it. As long as the weather is hot and humid, Purple Gelato can be grown indoors or outdoors. An essential factor is the option of the rising medium as it will impact the growth rate drastically. Organic soil can increase the terpene profile, but special care and elaborate pest control are often required. On the other hand, hydroponics directly feeds the nutrients into the roots, resulting in faster and more vigorous growth. Purple Gelato, like most Indica-dominant hybrids, is lightweight and durable, making it ideal for the Sea of Green system. This strategy not only shortens the vegging phase but after a relatively quick flowering cycle of 8 to 9 weeks, it also increases the yield per square foot to 1.63-1.96 ounces. By the end of October, outdoors, which has plenty of sunlight, each plant can grow about 14 to 21 ounces of buds.
Purple Gelato Strain Specifications
|Climate :||Indoor / Outdoor|
|Yield :||Indoor 500-600 g/m2
Outdoor 400- 600 gr/plant
|Height :||150 – 220 cm|
|Flowering :||Indoors 8-10 weeks
|Stone :||Calming, Creative, Energetic|
|THC level :||22%|
|Grow :||Moderate – Difficult|
Mahmoud Karlsson –
A total package for me.. Everything was good. They grew in a very set environment. They are 40 inches in height within 3 weeks. What I am watching every grow are the molds. But I am sure, the plant will get through on it if ever. Over all, outstanding!