All About Ice Cream Cannabis Strain
We all love eating ice cream, don’t we? Well, some breeders at Paradise Seeds loved it so much that they’ve decided to turn it into marijuana. Ever since, this pot became extremely popular among users and growers, especially since the Ice Cream strain lineage is a complete mystery. Even so, some believe that the combo includes parents like LA Kush and Chemdog, but this has never been confirmed. The Ice Cream strain has an amazing taste, scent, plus the ability to make you happy. 16-19% THC in its content make this strain suitable even for inexperienced users.
According to the breeders, the Ice Cream weed strain is 100% Indica, which makes for an equal body and head buzz all at once. Since this combo did quite well for the company, it has won several awards, including the awards at the Amsterdam Highlife Cannabis Cup in 2008 and 2009.
Ice Cream Strain Flavors
The Ice Cream strain has nice taste and smell. Upon inhaling, you will detect a blueberry and candy aroma, mixed with some vanilla. Carrying over to the flavor, you’ll detect honey-like taste mixed with some nuts. Without any doubt, this is where the pot has gotten its name. Like the frozen treat, this weed has the creaminess that will melt in your mouth when you smoke or vape the pot.
The Effects of Ice Cream Strain
When you get ahold of the Ice Cream marijuana, you can expect amazing results right away. Once you consume it, you can expect a gentle, uplifting buzz and feelings of happiness. The high remains constant from start to finish and includes such effects:
The ideal ratio between high THC and low CBD level make the Ice Cream Kush the good medical treatment marijuana. It is great in treating such conditions as:
The most common side effects of this strain include:
- Dry eyes,
- Cottonmouth or dry mouth,
- Paranoia and anxiety,
Originally, the seeds of this plant were designed for indoor growing. This strain thrives in an open environment, but don’t expect the yield to be much bigger if you choose to grow it outdoors. In fact, since temperature and humidity are crucial for its growth, it’s best to grow this plant indoors with hydroponics and the Sea of Green technique.
Speaking of temperature, this plant thrives in dry and warm environments and has relatively short branches and leaves. Even so, it makes for easy growth because it’s highly resistant and responds well to high-stress techniques like topping.
Cultivators grade the seeds of this weed as A+. Ice Cream cannabis is also known as the Ferrari of strains because it will grow and flower rather fast. The period of growth is 8 to 9 weeks.
How to grow Ice Cream strain?
You can grow the Ice Cream strains both indoors and outdoors. The Ice Cream strains bear flowers by the 55th to the 60th days after plantations. The best time to harvest is in the month of October. The best technique used to grow this strain is the sea of green technique.