Acapulco Gold Strain Specifications
Type: 80% Sativa / 20% Indica
Genetics Parents: Mexican sativa
Flowering Period: 8 to 9 weeks
Climate: hot, subtropical
Yield: 450g to 500g
Flavors: earthy, pungent, coffee, flowery, sweet, pine
THC Level: 17%
CBD Level: 0.7%
Harvest Period: mid-October
Growing Difficulty: difficult
What are the Flavor and Effects of Acapulco Gold
Acapulco Gold marijuana offers a rather complex scent profile. Breaking up the buds releases earthy aromas with playful notes of coffee. Combusting the buds exudes a distinct sweetness that is nearly flowery. Smoking this strain tastes like fresh pines with notes of coffee. Users are entertained by this uniquely pungent experience. This strain provides a roller coaster experience that ranges from sweet and flowery scents to pungent, earthy pine flavors.
Smoking this strain emphasizes its enjoyable mind high. The effects are motivating and energizing. It is the perfect partner for a busy day. Users can benefit from the boosting support of this strain as they engage in physical and mental activities. This high also uplifts the spirit of the users and induces a general sense of well-being. This is accompanied by a rush of euphoria that surely boosts the mood. As this head high settles in, a state of relaxation takes over the body, without the fear of being locked in the couch.
What are the Medical Benefits of Acapulco Gold
Acapulco Gold marijuana does not just offer a delectable experience to recreational users. It also boasts of its medical benefits. This strain has therapeutic properties that can be used by patients struggling with stress, general anxiety disorder (GAD), post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression, and other mental health conditions to mitigate the symptoms associated with such conditions. The numbing and relaxing body high from smoking this strain can also be used by patients to alleviate their chronic pains such as migraines, arthritis and other bodily aches and pains.
Negative Effects You Can Expect from Acapulco Gold
Acapulco Gold marijuana is not the strain to be taken lightly. When used irresponsible, users may experience unwanted side effects such as having dry eyes and cottonmouth. Drinking lots of water can help mitigate the discomfort brought about by this condition. On rare occasions, users have also reported experiencing headaches, mild paranoia, and heightened anxiety. Thus, users are advised to take this strain in moderation.
How to Grow Acapulco Gold
Acapulco Gold marijuana is a rather difficult strain to cultivate. This can be attributed mainly to the lack of knowledge as to its genetic origins, hence, there are no clear guidelines on how to properly cultivate this strain. This strain is rare to find so cannabis users who intend to get a hold of it might as well just grow their own. When grown indoors, this strain flowers after about 8 to 9 weeks of cultivation. When grown outdoors in a hot and subtropical climate, the buds become ready for harvest by mid October.