Junior Mints

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Strain Profile
15% to 23%
 1.63 ounces per square footage
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Strain Information

The Junior Mints cannabis is an OG Kush-derived strain created from combining the Thin Mint Cookies strain with the Face Off BX1 strain. This Indica dominant variety was bred by the Archive Seed Bank and boasted of a fan-favorite flavor combination of mint, chocolates, and cookie dough. The buds have the classic spear shape with a beautiful, eye-catching purple coloration. It is threaded with orange hairs and white trichomes.

What are the Flavor and Effects of Junior Mints?

This bud is one of the tastiest weeds out there, as implied by its name. It offers a flavor combination of chocolate, cookies, and mint with hints of hash. The effects of this high that is largely physical. It starts with a sensation that is felt as flushing on the cheeks. This warmth slowly flows down to the core and then to the limbs until you will feel too relaxed and calm to move. When consumed above the person’s tolerance levels, this bud can easily lead to couchlock and a quick pull to deep and relaxing sleep. This bud can also induce the munchies, so make sure to keep snacks nearby. Because of these effects, this weed is recommended for nighttime usage.

What are the Medicinal Benefits of Junior Mints?

Physical pains and aches that have been bugging you for so long will easily be soothed out by smoking this weed. Back pains, chronic headaches, migraines, nausea, knee pains, arthritis, and inflammations are some of the symptoms that can be easily alleviated. Patients who are struggling with eating disorders like anorexia will also benefit from this strain because it can lead to an appetite gain. 

Negative Effects You Can Expect from Junior Mints?

Dry eyes and cottonmouth are some of the common side effects. This is usually caused by the high amount of cannabinoids in the weed. The good news is that these uncomfortable symptoms can be made tolerable by simpling keeping yourself hydrated while smoking this delicious bud. Taking big gulps within toke can be done. Also, it is important to know your own personal limits to ensure that you do not fall into an early and unscheduled sleep.

How to Grow Junior Mints?

This plant can be grown indoors and outdoors. Naturally resistant to molds and mildew, this strain is a great plant to practice cannabis cultivation for novice prospective growers. The plant grows up to a relatively average height of 51 inches, so many cultivators prefer growing it inside. It thrives well in a Sea of Green setup and requires regular trimming for proper and even distribution of its nutrients. The plant also has a pungent grow, so it is important to invest in odor-controlling devices like carbon air filters. Lastly, when grown outdoors, the plant demands a Mediterranean-like climate with some amount of humidity.