Acapulco Gold

is a legendary smoke that originated, as its name suggests, from Mexico. This strong Sativa variant is difficult to find, adding to its appeal and exclusivity. This strain is popular in the United States but is a little tricky to grow indoors, making it an ideal strain to be grown in more sub-tropical climates.

Acapulco Gold is a classic strain that every self-proclaimed connoisseur should have tried at least once in their life. This unique strain comes from the Acapulco region in Mexico and is generally harder to find than other Sativa strains. It is, however, truly worth the wait.

This Sativa is mood-elevating and a strain you will savor, making it an obvious choice for medical users who dread a possible couch lock. Acapulco Gold is energizing and is an ideal strain to be enjoyed in good company, and when you are ready for a night of entertainment and socializing. Acapulco Gold is a Sativa-dominant hybrid known for the golden hue of its green and/or brownish buds. This old strain is said to produce a powerful cerebral high that raises one’s mood without producing overpowering feelings of happiness. Instead, the cerebral high mixes with a calming body high for a relaxing experience. Mild paranoia and anxiety have also been reported. Users may experience dry mouth and eyes as well as headaches from using the strain.

Sufferers of disorders such as General Anxiety Disorder or PTSD use this strain to find relief from stress and anxiety. Those dealing with depression use it to lift their mood. The body high can also relieve chronic aches and pains.
Acapulco Gold comes from Acapulco, Mexico, but the exact genetics of the strain is unknown. Traditionally, this strain was grown outdoors. Growing it indoors is still proving to be tricky for producers as there are no clear guidelines on how to do it. This makes the strain harder to find as more growers move their operations inside. When grown indoors, the strain flowers for 70-75 days. Outdoors, plants are ready for harvest by mid-October. There have been reports of yields up to 500 grams per square meter. Tests have shown that Acapulco Gold plants can have as much as 23% THC.


Acapulco Gold is an exclusive strain that truly represents its Mexican Sativa roots. This strain is all about inducing strong and undeniable feelings of happiness, allowing you to feel enlightened and invigorated, which enjoying a uniquely clear-headed high.

This strong Sativa is said to be arousing as well as uplifting and is recommended as a bit of a party-starter. Acapulco Gold will lift your mood and keep you in a solid euphoric state, especially when you are kept in good company and have the opportunity to relax and feel comfortable.

Acapulco Gold is an energetic strain that will keep you on your toes and ready to get something done. Its strong Sativa properties will guarantee you a good mood and some happy vibrations, while making you feel relaxed and stress-free, even after a long and exhausting day.

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