Gelato Mints

Cannabinoid THC Dominant

THC 11.99 - 12.01%

CBD 0.58 - 0.83%

Effect Happy

Side Effect Low blood pressure

Flavor Ammonia

All About Gelato Mints Weed Strain


Medium High
10% 12% 14% 16% 18% 20%


Low Medium
0% 0.4% 0.8% 1.2% 1.6% 2%


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Gelato Mints is a typical hybrid strain that contains relatively equal amounts of Sativa and Indica components. In terms of THC and CBD compounds amounts, the weed strain is THC dominant because it’s 12% THC and only 0.58-0.83% CBD. The total terpenes content here is 1%. The bigger part of this profile is taken by the limonene terpene - 0.32%. Other components are:

  • Pinene - 0.15%
  • Myrcene - 0.17%
  • Humulene - 0.06%
  • Linalool - 0.12%
  • Terpinolene - 0.01%
  • Caryophyllene - 0.17%

How Gelato Mints Tastes

Limonene is one of the most widespread terpenes in cannabis strains. It’s known for providing strong citrus flavors. Combined with caryophyllene, in Gelato Mints, limonene evolves strong lemon tastes. Considering the relatively high amount of myrcene, we might conclude that some consumers might also taste flowery flavors, which is the result of the myrcene and limonene combination.

Effects on Users

The Gelato Mints strain isn’t an option for those who want to boost energy levels and become more aroused. This marijuana strain is rather a relaxing and calming plant. It makes its consumers feel happy and giggly, but not aroused or energetic. Gelato Mints is the best option for common evening relaxation, it won’t bring much effect when smoked during a laud party.

Considering the above-mentioned effects of the plant, we might assume that the strain might be pretty helpful for those who want to cope with:

  • Fatigue
  • Pms
  • PTSD
  • Hypertension
  • Arthritis
  • Stress

When smoking or dabbing Gelato Mints, you must be ready to face side effects that might be caused by this particular weed. Usually, they are not quite severe:

  • Low blood pressure
  • Hunger
  • Drowsiness
  • Thirst and dry mouth
  • Fatigue
  • Dry eyes

How to Grow Gelato Mints

Similar to every plant, Gelato Mints require certain conditions to be grown and harvested. This plant can grow up to 80 inches outdoors. If you want to harvest the yield of 10 - 15 Oz/plant (~ 400 g/plant) after 60 days of growing, make sure to provide regular watering, proper light regime, and temperature from 24 to 30 °C (75 to 86 °F).

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Gelato Mints Strain Cannabinoids

THC 11.99 - 12.01% Tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, is a major cannabis chemical compound. It is a psychoactive element that stimulates dopamine release and induces euphoria or happiness. THC-rich strains may be helpful with such conditions as lack of appetite, chronic pains , etc. It is considered to be the primary active marijuana component.
CBD 0.58 - 0.83% Cannabidiol, or CBD, is a major compound in cannabis, which is non-psychoactive. It is also proved to counteract the side effects of the second major component THC. CBD is widely used for medicinal purposes in rubs, oils and so on. It is helpful in muscle pain cases, may treat arthritis and migraines. Even Greeks used it against pain, while Queen Victoria applied it to get rid of menstrual cramps.
CBC 0.3 - 0.37% Cannabichromene, or CBC, is a minor cannabinoid, meaning that its quantity in cannabis is quite little. Though it has the same origin as CBD and THC, it is different in functions. Without any psychoactive effects, it is an efficient cannabis compound in combating acne and depression. CBC produces analgesic, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory effects.
CBG 0.03 - 0.16% Cannabigerol, or CBG, is one of the minor cannabis compounds in adult plants. On the other hand, young ones contain a lot of this antibacterial and anti-inflammatory component. During the growth, CBG is converted into different cannabinoids, mostly THC and CBD. The compound itself increases appetite and decreases eye pressure.
CBN 0.05 - 0.12% Cannabinol, or CBN, is a trace element in cannabis that is considered to be mildly psychoactive. It appears from oxidation THC, exposed to light and heat. CBN is mostly contained in old cannabis and in traditional hashish. It is effective against insomnia, bacterial infections and appetite loss.
THCV 0.18 - 0.35% Tetrahydrocannabivarin, or THC-V, is a compound contained in cannabis in trace amounts. Even though it is close to THC molecularly, it is different in effects. This compound may be psychoactive only in large amounts. THC-V reduces blood sugar, controls appetite, stimulates bone growth, etc. African Sativa strains are the richest in THC-V.

Gelato Mints Terpene Profile

Pinene 0.15% Pinene is one of the most widespread terpenes in nature, found in pine trees, basil, nutmeg, parsley, and rosemary. Cannabis containing terpene (alpha-pinene or α-pinene) boasts a strong pine scent. Pinene is responsible for anti-inflammatory, pain-relieving, and anti-anxiety effects.
Myrcene 0.17% Myrcene (also known as β-myrcene) is one of the most common terpenes found in cannabis, representing more than 20% of the modern marijuana terpene profile. Myrcene has a distinct earthy, musky flavor, resembling cloves. It is responsible for calming and soothing effects of weed. Myrcene is also found in hops, thyme, mango, lemongrass, guava melon.
Humulene 0.06% Humulene (also known as α-humulene) is one of the major terpenes found in cannabis, contributing to woody, earthy, spicy, herbaceous, and, mainly, floral aromas of cannabis. Used in modern medicine, humulene offers anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, and appetite suppressant effects, which have been well-researched by pharmaceutical companies.
Limonene 0.32% Limonene (also known as d-limonene) is the second most common terpene in nature and the third most common terpene in cannabis. It has a powerful citrus aroma and can be found in all citruses, including lemons, oranges, grapefruits, limes, juniper, etc. Limonene is known to elevate moods and provide anxiety, depression, and stress relief.
Linalool 0.12% Linalool (also known as beta linalool, linalyl alcohol, linaloyl oxide, and p-linalool) is one of the rarest terpenes found in cannabis, mostly in small quantities. Linalool is known for its spicy and lavender aroma, bringing relaxation and calming effects. It is also said to provide anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties that can be useful for athletes.
Terpinolene 0.01% Terpinolene is one of the most common terpenes found in cannabis; however, It's usually presented in small quantities. Is responsible for piney, floral, herbaceous, and even a little bit citrusy aroma of cannabis. Terpinolene can be found in lilacs, nutmeg, and cumin. In cannabis, terpinolene contributes to the sensation of "freshness." Has the potential to reduce the risk of heart diseases.
Caryophyllene 0.17% Caryophyllene (also known as beta or b caryophyllene) is a terpene found in many herbs and spices, such as black pepper, basil, rosemary, and oregano. Cannabis high in caryophyllene delivers a strong spicy, peppery aroma, resembling cinnamon and cloves. Caryophyllene offers potent anti-inflammatory and sedative effects.
Total terpenes content 1.00%

Growing Info

Flowering time 55 - 64 Days
Flowering type Photoperiod
Grow difficulty Easy
Harvest time 60 Days
Yield outdoor 10 - 15 Oz/plant (~ 400 g/plant)
Yield indoor 1 - 2 Oz/Ft² (~ 400 g/m²)
Height indoor 30-60
Height outdoor 60-80

Gelato Mints Terpene and Taste Chemistry

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