Girl Scout Cookies

  • GSC,
    Hybrid 28% THC 1% CBG

At a Glance

Feelings: Hungry, Happy, Giggly,
Negatives: Dry Mouth, Dry Eyes, Paranoid,
Commonly Used For: Pain, Nausea, Anxiety,
Calming Energizing
Low THC High THC

Girl Scout Cookies Strain Overview

Girl Scout Cookies, GSC for short, is a famous cultivar that is the genetic predecessor for other illustrious cannabis strains, including Thin Mints. It is a genetic cross of OG Kush and Durban Poison with flavors and aromas that are sweet, minty, earthy, nutty, spicy, and woody. Users report effects of euphoria, body relaxation, happiness, hunger, energy, and sociability. Medical cannabis patients report using GSC to treat conditions and symptoms related to chronic stress, pain, loss of appetite, migraine, and nausea. 

Strain profile, effects, and common uses are based on customer reviews. Further research is needed, and effects may vary by user. Information on this page does not constitute or replace medical advice.


Hungry Happy Giggly Dry Mouth Dry Eyes Paranoid


Sweet Mint Nutty


Caryophyllene Myrcene Limonene


28% THC 1% CBG

Girl Scout Cookies Strain Effects & Common Usage

CBG has been shown in studies to demonstrate anti-inflammatory, neuroprotective, and appetite-stimulating effects

Hungry. THC and CBG may help stimulate appetite. 

Happy. Limonene can have mood-enhancing effects that can lead to increased happiness and euphoria. 

Giggly. Limonene may have uplifting effects that can cause laughter and giggles.

Pain. High levels of caryophyllene have been reported to support pain relief

Nausea. Limonene and myrcene have been shown in studies to produce anti-nausea effects.

Anxiety. Caryophyllene and limonene have been shown in studies to produce anti-anxiety properties.

Girl Scout Cookies Strain Dosage Recommendations

Girl Scout Cookies is a hybrid strain with elevated levels of THC, upwards of 28%. While the effects are generally uplifting and can include feelings of happiness and hunger, even experienced users should still be mindful of their dosage to avoid adverse effects. GSC can cause dry mouth, dry eyes, and paranoia. 

The right dosage can vary greatly from one user to the next. If you have questions about finding the right dosage or product type for your needs, consider consulting with a medical cannabis doctor, or you can request a consultation with NuggMD’s Cannabis Concierge.

Cultivation Tips

Space Needed 5ft height
Growing Environment 30-50% humidity, warm environment (68-77 degrees Fahrenheit)
Flowering Time 9 - 10 weeks
Yield High
Recommended Level Novice