Hybrid
Gorilla Glue

Cannabinoid THC Dominant

THC 23.25 - 26%

CBD 0.46 - 0.6%

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Flavor Sweet

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All About Gorilla Glue Weed Strain

THC

High Highest
20% 23% 26% 29% 32% 35%

CBD

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

Potency

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Gorilla Glue strain, also called Gorilla Glue #4 or GG4, was created by mistake of the breeder. Joesy Whales threw out a batch of seeds at first because it wasn't quite the result he wanted. However, this hybrid is a cross between many buds, including Sour Diesel, Sour Dubb, Chem's Sister, and Chocolate Diesel. This marijuana also won different Cannabis Cup awards in Los Angeles, Michigan, Colorado and even World Cannabis Cup in 2015. The ratio of Indica to Sativa is 60/40.

Terpenes and Taste

This weed is dominated by Sabinene, Limonene, and Phellandrene. Tokers also noted the following tastes:

  • Chemical
  • Chocolate
  • Coffee
  • Sour
  • Sweet

Its aroma is quite similar to its taste. The flavor is a blend of strong diesel with hints of coffee and chocolate.

Medical Benefits, Potency and Effects of GG4

THC is quite powerful and, on average, accounts for 22 to 26% of the content. The high starts quickly and has immediate relaxing effects. Moreover, it acts on thought processes, simplifying complex tasks. Improving mood and creativity are also included in the list of main effects. However, smokers also report side effects such as anxiety, headaches, dry mouth. Medicine uses Gorilla Glue strain to relieve symptoms:

  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Insomnia
  • Muscle Spasms
  • Nausea

In general, the Gorilla Glue 4 has a lot of impressive qualities. These features qualify the strain and rank it very high among the top strains in the world. Strain pairs well with watching videos and doing nothing.

Due to its popularity, GG is present in almost all dispensaries.

Growing Gorilla Glue Bud

The seeds of this marijuana are widely distributed from various suppliers. Flowering time takes approximately 7-9 weeks. Although the plant can exist both outside and inside, it is worth considering that it emits a strong and pungent distinctive scent. But be prepared, you will definitely need some experience to grow this plant, because this activity is not for beginners.

Interesting facts about this cultivar

  • Gorilla Glue mentioned as a favorite strain by Lawrence Perrigo, CEO of Saints Joints. Read more it in Grower Stories #52
  • This cannabis won many awards, including Best Hybrid Flower (World Cannabis Cup in 2015) and get 2nd place for Best Hybrid Flower (Colorado Cannabis Cup in 2016).

Written byDenys
Updated on: December 24, 2021

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Gorilla Glue 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. 23.25 - 26%
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. 0.46 - 0.6%
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. 0.12 - 1.2%
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. 0.49 - 1.19%
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. 0.31 - 0.21%
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. 0.38 - 1.31%

Gorilla Glue Terpene Profile

Pinene 0.12%
Limonene 0.21%
Sabinene 0.24%
Bisabolol 0.18%
Phellandrene 0.26%
Total terpenes content 1.01%

Grow info

Flowering time 49 - 63 Days
Flowering type Photoperiod
Grow difficulty Easy
Harvest time 69 Days
Yield outdoor
Yield indoor 1 - 2 Oz/Ft² (~ 400 g/m²)
Height indoor 30-60
Height outdoor 30-60

Gorilla Glue Relationship between terpenes and tastes

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User Reviews 33

Lia M
12.23.2021

even though it is a hybrid, I smoke it only before bedtime, it helps me fall asleep, I don't feel any energy effect from GG at all

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Bennett
10.08.2021

this is an excellent hybrid that compares to Girl Scout Cookies in terms of effects. It is a moderate strain that is most suitable for mid to late afternoon uses. It has a great taste and unique smell. It is by far my favorite strain.

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peebles
10.02.2021

It’s a good high besides the headache. But it relaxed me when I got off work

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lenny.yanny
09.04.2021

perfectly balanced hybrid - good high without over-stimulation, probably because its indica-prevaling

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NoName
09.03.2021

very smooth and soft smoke never makes me cough

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Ms. Green Eyes
09.01.2021

Nice hybrid, highly noticeable its indica dominant. Good choice for the night smoke cause it provides SUPREME relaxation and goddamn it makes me almost immovable. I dont mind since it works like an insomnia pill for me.

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Enzo223
09.01.2021

this batch of GG smells different than last time. More apricot and flowery notes. Im not complaining lol just wanted to say I like this too. Though it has similar potency 20% thc. It helps me cope with sleep problems and relieves muscle tension.

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Miss Melis
02.12.2021

I love this strain! It’s so relaxing and allows you to just chill on the couch while binge watching Netflix.

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Cecil
01.21.2021

wonderful, top-shelf, deep, and pleasant high. It has a strong mental delay but you can still focus though in a trance kind of way. This stuff is extremely potent, so I advise that you take it when you have completed all the days task.

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Hobbs
01.20.2021

I absolutely love GG. It has a unique way of channeling my energy and helps me get very creative. Particularly like its taste and the creativity bit, but the high can be a bit overwhelming. If you can handle it then it is the real deal, but smoke with caution.

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Williams
01.20.2021

GG is an excellent classic strain. I don’t understand why Allbud describes the taste as being incredibly harsh. I find it to be flavorful. However, it is not for beginners and those with low tolerance. I find it useful for PTSD and muscle pain.

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Alejandro
01.19.2021

epic! Gorilla Glue lives up to the hype. It gets you higher than Girl Scout Cookies. Although a Sativa dominant hybrid, its effects feel more like an Indica especially when taken in large doses. You will feel happy and euphoric at first before getting Stoney and sedated.

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Finkle
01.18.2021

my fav strain. I am glued to my couch…perfect for PTSD.

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Rahn
01.16.2021

this dope is the best I have smoked so far. Great taste and smooth inhale.

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Hill
01.16.2021

I love GG4, it is super delicious, frosty, and stanky. It is one of my favorites.

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Powers
01.16.2021

make me real bad headache, cant work normal all the day

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Gilmore
01.15.2021

Gorilla Glue is a heavy strain.

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Elizabeth
01.15.2021

intense buzz.

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Gilbert
01.14.2021

a perfect medicinal strain.

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Devries
12.23.2020

Best strain for stress.

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Wharton
12.21.2020

Most potent strain I have tried.

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Rosalyn Henry
11.19.2020

did taste and smell a bit like glue. I love bongs usually, but I tried this as a joint. Definitely one of my new favorites. I use it at night to relax and go to sleep, goes great with insomnia.

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Jerrold Scott
11.18.2020

Very pleasant high right off. My current fav is Gelato, and it is not as good, but still recommend this weed. Flavor is not particularly pungent, but vaping is best if you just want to get relaxed. Its a good choice to let some steam off.

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Oneida Sinclair
11.16.2020

I saw a review on leafly mentioning that its good both flower and vape, but I must say that the bowl I had was by far superior. Uplifting & relaxing, washed my back pain right off. This kinda reminds me of Zookies, to be honest. Its great for all day use

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Elinor Harden
11.15.2020

love the laid back relaxed feeling, makes me mellow and uplifted

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Kory Parsons
11.14.2020

Glue is such a fitting name, stuck me to my friends couch with a dumb smile

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Vere Ikin
11.13.2020

this bud is great for physical highs, but not a strong cerebral high. would recommend for body pain

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Wallace Fowler
11.13.2020

Not sure if I got a bad batch or not. The high was very odd, made my legs and arms numb

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Mair Miller
11.12.2020

it is as strong as any Gorilla, but this made me sleepier

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Cheri Sessions
11.09.2020

Vaped and smoked in flower too, great experience

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Cade Devereux
11.08.2020

very tasty, good for relaxation

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Naiche Winterbottom
11.06.2020

best for a lazy Sunday

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Luke Rounds
11.03.2020

heavy hitter

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FAQ

GG4 is an indica-dominant hybrid with 60% Indica and 40% Sativa.