The Bacio Gelato strain is a rare, evenly balanced hybrid strain (cultivar). Made by Sherbeinskis in Los Angeles, this strain is the most potent in their popular Gelato lineup. It’s a hybrid cross between the popular strains Sunset Sherbet and Thin Mint Girl Scout Cookies. With very high average THC levels of 26%-28%, this strain packs a punch and leaves users feeling uplifted and aroused. This could make Bacio Gelato ideal for managing stress, chronic pain, and depression.
Flavonoids are what give cannabis buds their unique colors and flavors. Research into these compounds is emerging, and studies indicate they could help treat various medical conditions.
Individual strains such as Bacio Gelato are not usually tested for specific flavonoids, but cannflavins A, B, and C; beta-sitosterol; and kaempferol are often found in marijuana.
Bacio Gelatos has been reported to have the following effects:
The following adverse effects have also been reported:
- Dry Eyes
- Dry Mouth
The Bacio Gelato strain has hard-hitting effects thanks to its high THC content.
Users often describe the high that is experienced as full-bodied and highly stimulating. The high comes on extremely fast, almost immediately after consumption, and it leaves users feeling uplifted and euphoric. People will often feel a burst of creativity, which is ideal for people looking to tap into their artistic side. Many people also experience an intense body high which can make people feel aroused.
The Bacio Gelato strain may be used as an aphrodisiac and enjoyed with a lover.
Cannabis contains many anxiolytic (anti-anxiety) compounds that can beat stress and reduce the production of the stress hormone cortisol.
Cannabinoids like CBD can help modulate serotonin transmission, giving it anti-depressant and anxiolytic effects.
Cannabis contains anti-inflammatory and analgesic compounds that can help reduce or distract from pain, including THC, CBD, and beta-caryophyllene.
THC and CBD interact with the endocannabinoid system to relieve some of the pain and other symptoms associated with chronic fatigue syndrome.
Bacio Gelato is one of the most potent strains in the Gelato strains line, designed for experienced users. With THC levels reaching 28%, this strain can overwhelm new users. The silver lining is that the high comes on quite suddenly, so you will know if you can handle increasing doses. Start slow, no matter your tolerance.
The Bacio Gelato strain is challenging to grow. It requires high-intensity light and low humidity conditions, which can be hard to maintain. It’s also susceptible to fungi and overwatering. Growers prepared for the challenge will enjoy the benefits of this potent strain.
This hybrid strain is a relatively small plant, making it an ideal option for indoor growth, especially if you do not have a substantial growing room. It rarely exceeds 30 inches and produces a plant with broad, dark green leaves.
Humidity and Temperature
This strain has particular humidity requirements, making it challenging to grow. If you grow this strain outside, ensure humidity is low during warmer temperatures. The Bacio Gelato strain does well indoors or in a greenhouse where the relative humidity can be kept below 60% with high light. If the humidity is too high, the cannabis strain may develop diseases, including Botrytis cinerea, a fungus that can kill the plant.
The Bacio Gelato strain’s flowering time is around eight to nine weeks when grown indoors or mid-October if grown outdoors. This strain will produce green nugs with shades of purple and orange due to the presence of purple trichomes and orange pistils.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is Bacio Gelato an indica or a sativa?
The Bacio Gelato strain is a rare, evenly balanced hybrid strain. It is made by crossing Sunset Sherbet with Thin Mint Cookies strains, making it a 50/50 sativa and indica hybrid.
Is Bacio Gelato strong?
What is Bacio Gelato?
Sherbinskis in Los Angeles make the Bacio Gelato strain. It is a perfectly balanced hybrid strain. Made by crossing Sunset Sherbet with Thin Mint Cookies, it is a 50/50 sativa and indica hybrid, providing the effects of both strains.
THC 24%CBD 0.5%
THC 24%CBG 1%
THC 27%-32%CBD 1%