A creation of Mighty Irish Seeds, Irish Cream is a backcross of Mighty Irish Hope. It produces a woody and earthy aroma with a rich floral overtone. The medium to large buds have long conical forest green nugs with sparse thin orange hairs and a thick frosty coating of bright amber crystal trichomes.
Flavor and Effects of Irish Cream
Irish Cream is a delicious mix of fresh herbs and pine accented by sweet earth.
Its mellow cerebral high starts with euphoria, happiness, an uplifted spirit, and increased sociability. A growing physical high comes next, relaxing you from head to toe leaving you lethargic and slightly sedated. This said it is the ideal cannabis for nighttime use.
Medical Benefits of Irish Cream
Irish Cream can help with the management of health conditions such as anxiety, chronic pain, depression, fatigue, mood swings, insomnia, and stress. Its powerful numbing and euphoric properties make it a good analgesic, anxiolytic, anti-depressant, stimulant, and muscle relaxant.
Negative Effects of Irish Cream.
A parched mouth and dry eyes will cause some inconvenience to the smokers of Irish Cream. This is due to the moisture loss accounted for the THC level of the strain. To wane the effects, ingest ample amounts of fluids especially water when you toke. Keep an eye moisturizer drop handy as well.
You may experience greening out with Irish Cream. This is characterized by dizziness along with anxiety. This rarely happens and should not cause you to worry. Just put in mind not to smoke too much of what is tolerated.
Growing Irish Cream
Irish Cream’s seeds are available in the online market. It can be easily grown by both new and expert growers. It appears to be short, squat and sturdy. It has a lateral branching pattern. Thus, pruning and trimming are recommended. This not only beautifies the plant but also avoid blocking air and light to unfortunate lower nodes. Mildew formation can also be minimized through this. The plant survives the indoor and outdoor environment. Remember to plant it in an area with a space big enough for it to thrive freely. Check the pH from time to time so that you will know if nutrients are absorbed properly.
It flowers within 7 to 8 weeks when grown indoors. It offers a modest yield of about 37 to 42 grams of buds per square foot of plant. To further increase yield, you may try using hydroponics or water as your medium indoors. This hastens the flowering stage and boosts yields. If you want a flavorful plant, you may go for the traditional use of soil as a medium. For both methods, you can also apply the training technique called Screen of Green. A screen is placed above the plant where it is carefully and evenly distributed and weaved.