Cannabissearch.com Buzz Rating: You can definitely taste the skunk, danky and sour fruitiness of Green Giant. It has incredible smoke expansion that can result in a coughing fit. Truly an Indica-dominant strain, this medication puts you in a deeply relaxed and tranquil state of being.
The mother (Big Bud) was 1st place winner in the 1989 Cannabis Cup for best Mostly Indica Strain. Its father (Shiva Skunk), was chosen as the best possible strain to breed with Big Bud. The result are buds that are completely frosted over with thousands of sticky, white tri-chromes. Easy to clone, Green Giant is a common strain found in many dispensaries in both clone form as well as buds. It will usually be seen for around $55 an eighth.
This Indica-dominant strain is known as an extremely high yielder. Not only does she reward those who cultivate her with massive yields of up to 400 g/sq. yard, but the quality of these buds can also often be unparalleled. The colas grow extremely bushy and clustered together, making her not the most ideal candidate for the Sea of Green. In order to capture the full flavor, aroma and effect of this medication, many growers harvest her after she has been flowering for 9 weeks, although she is ready between 7 and 10 weeks. Outdoors, most growers can expect to harvest in mid-October. Green Giant has massive buds stemmed from itís mother. If the flowers are harvested between 9 and 10 weeks, the buds will swell immensely, but lose much of the delicious flavor.
Green Giant tastes like skunk, dank, hash, citrus and pine with an aftertaste reminiscent of sour cherries and wood. Many patients adore this Indica-dominant medication for the wide assortment of ailments it is known to help alleviate. These include, but are not limited to chronic pain relief, arthritis, loss of appetite, stomach ulcers, stress/anxiety and muscle tension. Grab at least a quarter of this prized bud whenever you see it at your local dispensary.