Gigabud is an Indica dominant hybrid strain of cannabis bred by G13 Labs. The effects are primarily body heavy, as one would expect from an indica dominant strain. The name is a direct reference to the dense, gargantuan sized buds it produces.
The nuggets of the Gigabud strain are compact and large, covered with a thick coat of fat resin. The deep green color is indicative of the dense, rich nuggets. The multi-green surfaces of the sturdy buds are lightly coated with amber and cloudy trichomes.
Gigabud features an Earthy aroma almost reminiscent of fresh apricots, although this aroma is rather restrained and laid back. Some hash undertones aren't enough to make the scent of Gigabud overpowering or pungent. It's flavor is both sweet and spicy, with hints of fruitiness for good measure.
The effects of Gigabud are both strong and long-lasting, with the potential of leading to couch lock or laziness depending on dosage. As the effects of Gigabud are rather mood-elevating, so they can prove quite useful for anxiety disorders and lessening the symptoms of depression. The sleepiness oftentimes experienced by users makes this strain effective in alleviating insomnia and other sleep disorders. One can also take a quick toke of Gigabud to ward off an impending migraine. These migraine-busting pain alleviation effects also prove useful in helping soothe muscular pain. Gigabud is also useful in boosting the appetite, which proves beneficial for those suffering from a variety of medical ailments.
Gigabud is ideal for indoor growing, with a short flowering time of around 53 to 67 days. This strain will grow well in both hydroponics and soil. Harvest time outdoors would be wise in late September to mid October, with a flowering time between 5 to 6 weeks. It isn't advisable to grow this strain in colder climates, as it thrives in warm and sunny weather. The crop of Gigabud is about average, but the buds are potent and low maintenance, thriving in both indoor and outdoor conditions. While the plants tend to be compact and stocky, a height of 5 feet can be reached should the plant be left unattended. Generally the shape of the plants are reminiscent of a Christmas tree, with a THC content of 15%.