Gelato (also referred to as “Larry Bird”) is another tantalizing hybrid cannabis strain from Cookie Fam Genetics. This Bay Area native tends to bloom in dark purple hues illuminated by fiery orange hairs and a shining white coat of crystal resin. Novice consumers may want to approach this THC powerhouse with caution.Novice consumers may want to approach this THC powerhouse with caution, but those armed with a high tolerance will delight in Gelato’s heavy-handed euphoria. Physical relaxation comes on strong, but many find themselves still mentally agile enough to stay productive and creative when enjoying Gelato during the day. Gelato is a strain of cannabis that is sometimes referred to as ‘Larry Bird‘. The strain is often called Larry Bird because of the famous basketball players. The phenotype of the Gelato strain is #33. It is an Indica dominant strain with a ratio of 55 percent Indica with 45 percent Sativa. The strain was created in the Bay Area by Cookie Farm Genetics. Creation of the strain involved crossing Thin Mint Girl Scout Cookies and Sunset Sherbet. It is considered a strong cannabis strain with tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) that hovers at around 20 percent. Gelato has a sweet aroma when smoked that is evocative of lavender, citrus, and a touch of berries. The strain’s flavor is a combination of blueberries, orange, and fruit. Gelato plants produce large buds that are grape-shaped and feature dark green and purplish hues. They are covered with resin and reddish fine hairs. Visually, the buds are very appealing to consumers.