Gorilla Glue #4 is one of the most popular genetics in recent years. It is especially famous for its high THC level. It is possibly the most potent cannabis strain available today.
Also called GG4 or simply Gorilla, it is a hybrid with a slight Sativa dominance resulting from an accidental crossing.
A Sour Dubb cultivar received pollen from a Chem Sister, resulting in a few seeds that were decided to grow. One of them stood out above the rest and was crossed with Chocolate Diesel, resulting in the original Gorilla Glue #4 that we know today.
Since its appearance, it has aroused great interest among the cannabis community, becoming one of the most popular strains in recent years by banks such as Dinafem, BSF or Original Sensible, as well as a best-seller in stores such as Growbarato or Alchimia.
On specialized websites such as Seedfinder or Leafly, it has very favorable reviews, especially highlighting its enormous potency.
How to grow Gorilla Glue #4
It is an easy plant to grow both indoors and outdoors and does not pose any challenge for the novice grower.
Indoors, Gorilla Glue #4 in bulk adapts to any growing technique, which will help reduce its vertical development, promoting branching. Although the best yields will undoubtedly be achieved in SOG crops with clones.
From the change of photoperiod to flowering , it is harvested in 9 weeks. In this phase the odors are very intense and it is advisable to use an anti-odor filter.
Outdoors and with favorable conditions it will grow to an average height of 2-2.5 meters, with thick branches that can barely support the weight of the gigantic flowers.
The flowering period is short and is harvested in the second half of October, so it prefers areas of low rainfall in early autumn.
Characteristics of Gorilla Glue #4
The buds are visually a spectacle. Fat and hard as fists, without much leaf. But what is striking is above all the large amount of resin it produces, something out of the ordinary. In fact, its name refers to a famous American brand of glue.
It has a complex aroma and flavor, with delicious earthy, acrid, coffee and chocolate notes that merge with sweet hints of lemon and pine.
The effects are excessively potent, with some specimens reaching 30% THC. It produces a strong sedation that will keep you glued to the couch for long hours. It is ideal for relieving pain, relaxing muscle tension and inducing sleep.
Yields are high. Outdoors, in plants that reach a larger size, the production will reach 800 grams.
Indoors and in crops with a good LED panel of 300-350 W, it will not be complicated to reach 550 grams perm2 and even more.
What we like the most
- Very easy to grow and resistant.
- Delicious hints of chocolate and coffee.
- Huge and megacompact buds.
- Very intense effects.
What we like least
- In bloom it is very fragrant.
- Beware of its power.
Gorilla Glue #4 Frequently Asked Questions
Below we answer some of the most frequently asked questions by growers interested in this strain.
When does Gorilla Glue #4 outdoor start flowering?
Flowering begins between late July and early August, depending on latitude.
When to cut an outdoor Gorilla Glue #4?
It has a short flowering period and is harvested in the second week of October.
How to grow a Gorilla Glue #4 41 feminized?
It is a very grateful plant that tolerates high doses of nutrients. It prefers a dry and sunny early autumn.
At what cm should Gorilla Glue 4 be switched to flowering?
We recommend short vegetative phases of 4-5 weeks, or until the plants reach a height of 30 cm.
What are the effects of Gorilla Glue #4 in bulk?
The effects are very potent, especially relaxing and amazingly pacifying. Ideal for disconnecting.