The Girl Scout Cookies strain is very high quality cannabis as proven by its ability to manage almost all types of medical conditions and symptoms. Its top-shelf qualities have recreational users and patients continuing to use this strain, thus it is often sold out from dispensaries. Furthermore, this strain is one of the most powerful and effective strains on the market, which is a plus for medical patients requiring higher doses.
The genetic composition of the strain is 60% indica and 40% sativa, so it is a hybrid dominant indica. Its parents are OG Kush, which is a hybrid and Durban Poison, which is a sativa. The THC content can be as high as 28%, but averages about 17%. Girl Scout Cookies (GSC) has spread all over the world due to its massive popularity back home in the USA.
By crossing two popular strains (OG Kush and Durban Poison), Cookie Fam achieved the THC maximum of 28%, which is very high and sitting in a class of its own.
The aroma is much acclaimed for its minty freshness. After the first intake, a feeling of vastly elevated calmness sets in. The enormous popularity GSC has garnered is attributed to a blend of solid genetics, pop culture promotion, and some controversy. It was rapped about in songs by Berner and popular rap icon Wiz Khalifa.
Appearance and Smell
The Appearance of the Girl Scout Cookies strain is distinctive, and you won’t fail to spot it in a lineup. It has different shades of light green combined with some purple and orange hairs. So, it is a spectacle to see. The flower has a smaller, rounded pine cone shape that is quite dense with a dry texture. It easily crumbles when pressed between your fingers. The texture shows a proper dry and cure process was undertaken. A light pale green is the flower’s primary color, but the coat is barely visible beneath a shower of vibrant orange pistils, dark green purple spot and a thick blanket of sparkling trichomes.
The smell emanating is sweet, spicy and manifests its sheer strength and power. An indica/sativa genetics mix is a good balance with the indica providing a powerful body high while sativa provides a boost in creativity.
Expect your first inhalation to be a sweet but heavy high, which will definitely send you through a whirlwind of blissful and pleasing emotions.
The taste is light, but expect to experience a sweet evergreen or spearmint flavor enhanced with a sweet tea leaf after taste. The buzz created can last about 2 hours or more leading to a combination of elevation and heaviness with a solid focus. The rich flavor can be described as “brown sugar and pepper spice with a slight nutmeg undertone.”
The very high THC content speaks for itself. So, you better prepare for an intense, highly powerful sativa-induced head high, with an indica-influenced heavy body buzz. Most users describe the high as cerebral followed by a feeling of full body relaxation. You may become talkative, euphoric and happy. The high can also provide some intense focus and clarity, where you can get work done in a shorter period of time than it usually takes.
The high can have you question space and time while gluing you to your couch. Expect a couch-lock from Girl Scout Cookies. Throughout the two or more hours of high, you may experience wooziness that might take you into minor chuckle fits. The high is far from cute and innocent as the name ‘girl scout’ suggests. It is seriously strong and will give a boost of creativity and mental euphoria bodily warmth, relaxation, and pleasure.
The indica and sativa genetics blend of Girl Scout Cookies gives you the option of socializing, doing creative work or simply relaxing after a stressful day. But be careful not to inhale too much, because after a strong dose you will not be able to do much. You will be couch-locked and your coordination could be impaired.
The High starts from the head, then spreads through the body with a nice feeling, so it can soothe stress-related muscle aches and pains.
Girl Scout Cookies offers some powerful effects that are helpful to the medical community in various ways. To begin with, this strain is really handy in treating chronic pain, cramps, muscle tensions, and inflammation. It has very high sedative properties that can possibly give a patient relief in no time. Additionally, it can be used as a stress reliever because it provides a tranquilizer-like feeling that puts a patient into complete relaxation. Girl Scout Cookies should be administered to patients in need of strong relief. It is a reliable and consistent strain that can lessen chronic stress, insomnia, anxiety, migraines, and depression.
Girl Scout Cookies is known to be easy to grow and maintenance is not much of a problem. It takes about nine to ten weeks for the plant to flower. This length is average in comparison to other strains. The strain can be grown both indoors and outdoors. Since it requires plenty of warmth and mediterranean like conditions, it can be grown indoors if the outdoor environment does not provide the right conditions.
Girl Scout Cookies thrives very well indoors when using hydroponic methods. The plant is resistant to pests, mildew and mold, so it is fairly low maintenance. It is a medium sized plant, which is another reason it can be grown indoors.
Every plant typically yields about 60 grams of fresh ripe cannabis. As long as the right growing practices are provided including an adequate amount of water.
Girl Scout Cookies is one of the best strains when in need of a healthy dose of creative inspiration, or some incredibly uplifting and happy moments. It makes you forget your problems, one hit at a time. Although you will have surges of energy, there are times couch-lock will set in and complete body melting. So, this strain is better saved for later in the day when you just want to chill and let everything go.