What is wedding cake strain
The wedding cake strain is a hybrid that is dominated by indica as a result of crossing white widow and cherie pie . Though some respected budsmen believe is a cross of Animal mint and triangle kush. The strain was bred in southern California but a breeder helped bring it to Colorado. Wedding cake strain is also known as Pink cookies with THC registered at some farms to be above %25.
Aroma, Appearance and Flavor
The wedding cake strain has an earthy and doughy scent which if you can get pass that you will be awarded with a sweet , alluring aroma. This strain’s notes proved that its back crossed genetics mixed well and kept the all important qualities of its lineage.
You may be surprised by the sour and soil flavor that taste in your mouth as you consume this strain. And the sugary notes come after a while. Using a vaporizer with low temperature setting with give the best flavor.
The tops and sides of calyxes will be covered by trichomes, while the shades of pinkish-red and grape ensure this weed has a sugar cookie aesthetic. The nugs are shaped like teardrops and are dense. Some people call Wedding Cake the ‘Pink Cookie’ because of its coloring.
Grow Info of Wedding Cake strain
It is not easy to grow this strain and to get the seeds is very difficult as most cultivators have refused sharing the secrets of this strain. Growing this strain for most people is a try by error move and most people tend to fail. And your best option is to get a cutting of a female plant. Wedding cake strain is been said to do better indoors with soil use as the medium of growing the strain
If you are growing outside make sure to live in a sunny, warm and a slightly humid environment. Make sure to use soil as a medium of growing and expect your plant to be ready for harvest around mid October . The flowering time is estimated at 8 weeks. And you may gain a yield of 16 ounces per meter squared when grown indoors.
THC content and CBD content – Highest level
Users of this strain know THC level is very high and lab results of this strain is said to be about or above %27 THC . The percentage of THC does not necessarily determine the high you will get. But for this strain, it is as potent as the lab result suggest or even more. So it is not advisable for a beginner to try this strain as it might leave you in dream land.
Wediing Cake seldom has a CBD of about 0.23% and usually has approximately 0.1%. This strain has more THC than CBD and the difference is very high. This can be in the ratio of about 250:1. However, it also has high levels of the terpene, beta-caryophyllene, which creates a similar response to high-CBD strains such as Harlequin.
Effects of Wedding Cake strain
This is an extremely potent strain and probably not an after wedding strain as the name implies. Wedding cake strain will leave you with a mild psychedelic high. Users of this strain say they see everything in High definition after smoking this strain. But fortunately, this strain helps calm you down and is an excellent choice if you want to feel relaxed.
Medical Benefits of Wedding Cake strain
Using the wedding cake strain can help treat Anxiety and Depression because it makes you feel happy and stable. A different way of explaining how wedding cake makes you feel is that it makes you to be more of an observer and not a participant in a crowd. The extremely high THC levels can act as a mood elevator and a strong painkiller.
As a result, it is a popular medicinal marijuana strain and can be used to treat musculoskeletal pain such as arthritis, sciatica, and fibromyalgia. In some cases, Wedding Cake is also used to treat neurological conditions such as Lou Gehrig’s disease.
Possible Side Effects of the Wedding Cake Strain
As is the case with most high-THC strains, there are some potentially adverse side effects. If you use too much, issues such as dry mouth or red eyes can occur. In rare cases, it can cause panic attacks or anxiety in people predisposed to these conditions.