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Gigabud Giga Bud

Cannabinoid THC Dominant

THC 15.67 - 17.67%

CBD 0.33 - 0.67%

Effect Sleepy

Side Effect Thirst and dry mouth

Flavor Apricot

All About Gigabud Weed Strain


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


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


Newbie Skilled

Gigabud, or Giga Bud, is a 20/80 Indica-dominant strain created by G13 Labs, who crossed the famous Northern Lights with Big Bud strains. As a result, they received marijuana with a moderate THC content of 15-17%. Both veteran smokers and newbies alike can choose Giga Bud as an evening out. However, beginners should choose a small dose. Due to its high resin content and huge yields, this variety can be of great medicinal value, although the maximum level of CBD does not even exceed 1%.

The mix of terpenes includes such components as:

GigaBud Strain Aroma and Taste

One of the reasons why Gigabud has a lot of fans is because of its flavor. Thanks to sabinene and pinene, Giga Bud releases a spicy herbal odor when burned, but this cannabis tastes completely different. It is surprisingly sweet due to myrcene and has a lime aftertaste due to the presence of limonene.

Strain Main Effects

Gigabud weed strain begins its action with a sharp uplift in mood, reaching a euphoric state. Many people notice an increase in appetite, so they often find themselves lying on the couch with their muscles completely relaxed, eating their favorite snacks. Giga Bud strain is popular for evening smoking because tokers get a very healthy and relaxing sleep as a gift after it.

Strain Medical Benefits

First of all, Gigabud cannabis helps people who want to improve their appetite and sleep quality. Also, this Gigabud strain removes stress, anxiety, and muscle tension, which contributes to the treatment of glaucoma. In addition, it can work as an analgesic, helping to relieve various pains, including migraines, muscle spasms, PMS, fibromyalgia, and arthritis.

Strain Common Side Effects

If the smoker chooses the wrong dose, then they can have some side effects like:

  • Thirst and dry mouth
  • Dizziness
  • Dry eyes
  • Heightened sensory perception
  • Drowsiness
  • Concern
  • Headache
  • Paranoia
  • Rapid heartbeat

Info for Growers

Luckily, many online retailers and dispensaries have Gigabud strain seeds in stock. The cycle from seed to harvest lasts 7-9 weeks. With experience in cultivation, a person can be successful and grow a photoperiod plant with a height of 30-60 cm. Both indoor and outdoor conditions are suitable for Giga Bud marijuana.

The yield is approximately 0.5 - 1 Oz/Ft when growing indoors. Yield outdoors offers an average of 10 - 15 Oz/plant. It is better to harvest flowers on the 70th day.

Side Effects

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Thirst and dry mouth 89% Voted
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Dizzy 56% Voted
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Dry eyes 37% Voted
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Gigabud Strain Cannabinoids

THC 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. 15.67 - 17.67%
CBD 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. 0.33 - 0.67%
CBC 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. 0.11 - 0.37%
CBG 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. 0.2 - 0.76%
CBN 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. 0.02 - 0.25%
THCV 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. 0.2 - 0.4%

Gigabud Terpene Profile

Pinene 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. 0.14%
Myrcene 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. 0.27%
Ocimene Ocimene (derived from the Ancient Greek word Ocimum meaning basil) is a terpene with sweet and herbaceous flavors, also boasting citrusy and woody undertones. Naturally, ocimene occurs in mint, parsley, orchids, hops, kumquats, mangoes, basil, bergamot, lavender, and pepper. Offers antifungal, anti-inflammatory, and antiviral properties. 0.03%
Camphene Camphene is terpene common for carrots, pepper, dill, fennel, nutmeg, thyme, as well as other fruits and vegetables. Camphene has a damp, pungent, herbal, minty aroma with pine undertones. In cannabis, mostly found in Indica strains. Camphene causes cooling sensations, having anti-inflammatory, antibiotic, antioxidant, analgesic, and antifungal effects. 0.09%
Humulene 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. 0.01%
Limonene 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. 0.14%
Linalool 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. 0.01%
Sabinene Sabinene is a terpene with a peppery, spicy, citrusy, and piney aroma, presented in Norway spruce, Holm oak trees, black pepper, cardamom, and carrot seeds. Found in cannabis in small quantities. Allegedly, sabinene has anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties. 0.24%
Caryophyllene 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. 0.07%
Total terpenes content 1.00%


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Growing Info

Flowering time 50 - 63 Days
Flowering type Photoperiod
Grow difficulty Moderate
Harvest time 70 Days
Yield outdoor 10 - 15 Oz/plant (~ 400 g/plant)
Yield indoor 0.5 - 1 Oz/Ft² (~ 300 g/m²)
Height indoor 30-60
Height outdoor 30-60

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