Firstly. Platinum Cookies
Platinum Cookies, also known as “Platinum Girl Scout Cookies,” “Platinum GSC,” and “PGSC” is a popular hybrid marijuana strain and the next evolution of GSC. This Cup-winning hybrid—a cross of OG Kush, Durban Poison, and a third unknown strain—fills your nose and lungs with sweet notes of berry and candy, followed by a fruity spiciness. Patients with severe pain, nausea, swelling, migraines, and stress should look no further for relief as symptoms both physical and mood-related melt away instantly. The Platinum GSC strain flaunts a heavy coat of crystal trichomes over its sage green leaves, assuring its potency to any consumer in doubt.
Effects? Platinum Cookies
The high of Platinum Cookies by Pluto Craft Cannabis starts as a mood elevating, amazing uplift. Users will experience a boost of euphoria which will wash away any stress and worries, leaving them feeling happily content. As this progresses, a body buzz will begin to take effect and users will similarly feel a deep sense of relaxation settle throughout their limbs, furthering their sense of ease and peace with this strain. This body high is effective in helping relieve physical pains whether mild or chronic, including symptoms of fibromyalgia, arthritis, migraines or also nausea as well. Due to its uplifting nature, it will also help manage anxiety in addition to providing stress relief! Its relaxing effects on both the mind and body make it better suited for evening usage, and a higher dose can result in heavy sedation.
Platinum Cookies is typically a balanced hybrid with 50% sativa to 50% indica, though in some batches is more indica leaning with 60% dominance. The strain averages between a low of 18% to a high of 26% in THC potency, and also carries 1% CBD. In comparison, the original Girl Scout Cookies, one of the most popular strains of all time, is a slight indica dominant hybrid at 60% indica to 40% sativa and averages at 24% THC potency and also carries 1% CBD. Durban Poison, a South African landrace, is a pure sativa with 24% THC average, 1% CBD and 1% CBN. OG Kush, on the other hand, hails from Southern California and is a hybrid strain with 75% indica dominance to 25% sativa. It averages at 19% to 24% THC potency with 1% CBN.
Appearance & Aroma
The flowers of Platinum Cookies are densely packed. In colour, it is a dark olive green and decorated with dark orangey brown pistils. Some batches also carry tinges of deep purple hues. It is finished with a heavily thick and frosty covering of crystal trichomes all over the nugs, definitely giving the appearance of platinum! Similar to the Girl Scout Cookies, the Platinum Cookies strain carries predominant aromatic notes and flavours of a sweet nuttiness that is reminiscent of baked treats. However, this phenotype also has a musky pungentness, a dash of spice, and a particular fruity berriness to it, giving the strain a more complex and fragrant flavour profile!