Golden Goat strain is made by breeding Island Sweet Skunk, Hawaiian and Romulan together. This interesting trio creates a high THC sativa dominant hybrid with classic sativa appearance but hybrid effects. There are some phenotypes that can have more moderate THC levels closer to 12% while others can be as high as 24%.
Golden Goat Terpene Profile
This particular terpene profile creates a spicy and fruity flavor and scent. This helps create a very pleasant smooth tasting strain where the effects are even more enjoyable.
Golden Goat Strain Effects
The primary effects of the Golden Goat strain is high energy and socializing. The euphoria and pure happiness followed by the energy make Golden Goat a great strain for activities and enjoying the evening with friends. The creativity and focus that comes with it can also be helpful for working on creative projects and getting work done.
The Golden Goat strain is not recommended for those who are looking for a relaxing or sedative experience. It can cause anxiety in some people, especially if too much is consumed due to the high THC levels. This is easily remedied by using way less than you normally would or using CBD oil to counter the THC effects. The high ends with a body high that helps relax the body and in return relaxes the mind.
The primary effects of the Golden Goat strain is high energy and socializing. The euphoria and pure happiness followed by the energy make Golden Goat a great strain for activities and enjoying the evening with friends. The creativity and focus that comes with it can also be helpful for working on creative projects.
Growing Golden Goat Strain
Due to Golden Goat being sativa dominant the plant also has very sativa like qualities. Its going to grow quite tall wether you grow it inside or outside. If growing this strain outdoors the Golden Goat strain will thrive. It has plenty of room to grow, plenty of fresh air flow and intense sunlight. Warmer climates like California are perfect for this strain where there is not too much humidity.
If growing it indoors be sure that it has plenty of headspace to grow. Otherwise, it would be best to top the plant and spread out the branches to cover as much horizontal space as possible. A lot of cannabis plants, especially sativas, respond very well to positive stress like this. This can often result in producing larger plants and/or producing more flowers.
Be sure to keep an eye on the humidity levels when growing Golden Goat, as it can cause problems with mold. Overall Golden Goat is a very resilient strain.
The flowers produced are also very sativa like being filled with bright green and orange hues with a lot of frosty trichomes. For the best yields, it is recommended to top the plant early on so that it grows more sideways than upwards. This will also help produce more flower and higher yields. The flowering time for Golden Goat is about 8 to 10 weeks with the yield is about average for the GG#4 cannabis strain producing 400-500 grams per plant.