Gelato Mint XXL Auto is an autoflowering strain that we are convinced will surprise you. It is a complex 3-way hybrid combining the American strains Gelato, Sunset Sherbet and Girl Scout Cookies Thin Mints.
This cross that has such good reviews and comments on sites like Leafly, we combined it for 3 generations with a giant autoflowering from which it inherits its large size. The result is a strain of above average production and enormous quality.
How to grow Gelato Mint XXL Auto
Any autoflowering strain appreciates being grown in a large pot from the very beginning. Keep in mind that these varieties have a very short growing period and in 3-4 weeks they will start to flower.
During this time the plants should grow without interruption to reach the largest possible size. A simple transplant means a stop in their growth for a few days, which is why transplants are not recommended for this type of genetics.
Under the best conditions, it will grow to a height of 130 cm, with a robust, branched structure. It has a large apical and numerous satellite branches that will give way under its weight when flowering.
From seed germination, it will be harvested in a total of 60-65 days. Outdoors it is possible to produce up to 3 consecutive harvests throughout the spring and summer months. If you only have room for one plant, you can grow up to 3 plants one after the other.
Characteristics of Gelato Mint XXL Auto
Its colourful buds are striking, tending to acquire dark purple tones, with lots of intense orange hairs, and a thick white layer of shiny resin.
The plants that reach a larger size outdoors have a yield of up to 120 grams. Indoors, with a density of 9 plants per m², it will reach 550 grams with a 300-350 W LED.
The taste can be described as sweet, creamy and especially fruity. Hints of pear, mango and blueberries can be sensed.
The effects are potent and will cause instant and intense relaxation. With high doses you will fall into a deep, restful sleep.
What we like the most
- Easy to grow
- XXL production.
- It is harvested in only 60-65 days.
- Very relaxing effects.
- Its taste.
What we like least
- It is very fragrant in bloom.
Frequently Asked Questions
Below you will find the answers to the most frequently asked questions by growers interested in these genetics:
How long does it take to grow Gelato Mint XXL Auto from germination?
From seed germination, Gelato Mint XXL Auto is harvested in a total of 60-65 days.
How much yield does a Gelato Mint XXL Auto give?
Outdoors the largest plants will reach 130 grams. Indoors up to 550 grams per m² can be harvested when using a 300-350W LED luminaire.
How to grow a Gelato Mint XXL Autoflowering?
It is a very easy variety that appreciates a large pot with a good substrate from day one. This will allow them to grow taller and produce higher yields.
What are the characteristics of Gelato Mint XXL Auto in bulk?
It is a simple plant that guarantees a first-class harvest. It produces large buds that tend to turn purple in mild temperatures. The effects are very relaxing and ideal for late in the day.