Also known as “Larry Bird” and “Gelato # 42”, Gelato is a balanced hybrid marijuana strain made from a cross of Sunset Sherbet and Thin Mint Girl Scout Cookies. This well-balanced strain of Indica and Sativa causes a euphoric sensation with a strong sense of relaxation. Consumers who smoke Gelato say the effects of this strain are immediate. You feel numb and relaxed in pain, but still mentally stimulated and productive. In terms of efficacy, gelato boasts a THC content of 17%, making it an ideal choice for medical marijuana patients seeking relief from pain, malaise and insomnia. Novice consumers may want to approach this THC powerhouse with caution, but those armed with a high THC tolerance will delight in the heavy-handed effects this strain offers. In terms of taste, Gelato is sweet and features fruity and creamy flavors and aromas. According to growers, this strain produces buds that bloom in dark purple hues and are illuminated by fiery orange hairs and a shiny white coating of crystal resin. The average price per gram of Gelato in 2022 often exceeds $14. Because Gelato has reached legendary status among cannabis connoisseurs, it comes as no surprise it’s been used to make a variety of other high-quality Gelato strains, including Gelato #3, Gelato #33, Gelato #41, and Gelato #45.