Gelato (also known as “Larry Bird” and “Gelato #42”) is a hybrid, created from crossing it’s flavour-engineered parents Thin Mint Girl Scout Cookies and the fruity indica Sunset Sherbert. This strain produces an indica-leaning high and contains THC levels ranging from 19% to 25%. Gelato has attained cult status among cannabis lovers, so it’s no wonder that it’s been utilised to create a number of other high-quality Gelato strains, including Gelato #3, Gelato #33, Gelato #41, and Gelato #45.
With a moderate, mellow high and a flavour profile that’s full of creamy flavours and aromas, this is an excellent strain for social use. This strain generates a euphoric high followed by strong feelings of relaxation due it’s gentle balance of indica and sativa. The carefree mood uplift provided by this strain can also provide welcome reprieve from the distressing symptoms associated with anxiety, depression, and PTSD. Gelato is considered to be potent, even for seasoned cannabis users; beginners should consume with caution. Growers claim that this strain yields blooms with dark purple hues that are highlighted by blazing orange hairs and a glossy white coating of crystal resin.