Have you ever grown and smoked a weed that was also used by the Shamans of the ancient Americas? We think that chance is pretty slim, but it is now possible with our Acapulco Gold feminized seeds!

This iconic strain that, as the name suggests, originated in Mexico is a cannabis strain that is hard to find. Acapulco Gold is a true Sativa-dominant strain with a balanced distribution of 80% Sativa genetics and 20% Indica genetics.

She is highly popular in the USA, Canada and Europe but at the same time is quite exclusively available. An absolute classic that every cannabis connoisseur should grow and taste at least once in their life.

Curious about the possibilities of these seeds? Then read on!

Why you should buy Acapulco Gold seeds:

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  • Large yields
  • Very powerful effects due to the high THC content
  • Mood enhancing properties

How to grow the Acapulco Gold strain (indoors and outdoors)

Acapulco Gold is among one of the best Sativa strains, but will need to be well cared for to achieve her full potential. She prefers to be grown outdoors in a warm (sub)tropical climate, which is not surprising given her origins.

Do you prefer to grow indoors? Then it will be necessary to apply training techniques to curb the height of the plant. Think of Low Stress Training or Scrog.

She features a solid and strong structure and develops red, amber, yellow-colored buds. The THC content of Acapulco Gold is very high. So don't be surprised if you suddenly notice that all the flowers of your plants are covered with white crystals.

By the way, these seeds are female. So you do not have to worry about male plants.

Flowering time

Given the Sativa genetics, you would expect a long flowering time. However, this is not the case with the Acapulco Gold. The plant boasts a flowering time of 63-70 days when grown indoors. When grown outdoors in the Northern Hemisphere, Acapulco Gold can be harvested around mid to late October.

Size of the plant

Acapulco Gold grows up to 120 cm tall when grown under artificial light. Nature-loving cannabis enthusiasts who grow this strain in the wild can see their plants grow up to 200 cm. Pretty big!


Although it can take a little longer for Acapulco Gold to reach harvest maturity, she produces generous harvests of great quality. The wait is always worth it.

If you know what you're doing, this strain can give you a decent amount of buds. In fact, yields when grown indoors can reach 350-500 g/m². Outdoor yields are usually a little better.

Effects of Acapulco Gold weed

Acapulco gold is a strain that induces powerful feelings of joy and can improve your mood. She can also provide inspiration. The weed is therefore particularly suitable for artists and creative types looking for inspiration and want to get new ideas quickly.

The high is cerebral and lucid, making you feel energetic and enlightened. Ideal for parties or when chilling with friends.

Side effects

Acapulco Gold has a THC content of 20 - 23% and is therefore quite powerful. It is therefore not surprising that you can experience some side effects.

First, the well-known side effects of weed, such as dry and irritated eyes. In addition, at high doses this Sativa can cause dizziness, induce anxiety and in rare cases even result in a mild bout of paranoia. Therefore, take it easy.

Smell and taste of Acapulco Gold

Acapulco Gold is an exclusive cannabis strain that truly represents her Central American Sativa genetics. She boasts powerful flavors and aromas that will make your mouth water immediately. Think delicious sweet, earthy scents with fresh notes of pine.


The parents of this variety come from Central America, but no one knows the exact origin. Possibly the genetics came from the world of ancestral spirits and manifested in this seemingly Sativa strain, but that's just speculation.

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Acapulco Gold is a delectable cannabis strain that gives you energy and helps you feel positive. Her strong Sativa qualities help improve your mood and happy vibes, while you can easily relax after a long and tiring day.

This exotic legend has made headlines on multiple occasions, demonstrating the eminence of Sativa genetics. She was awarded first prize at the High Times Cannabis Cup in 2010 and is still a major player in the repertoire of cannabis connoisseurs over a decade later.

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Specifications Acapulco Gold feminized seeds

THC level 23%
CBD level 0.7%
Variety 20% Indica / 80% Sativa
Genetics Mexican x Central American
Max yield indoor 350 to 500 grams/m2
Max yield outdoor 425 to 575 grams/m2
Height indoor 100 to 120 cm
Height outdoor 150 to 200 cm
Flowering time 63 to 70 days
Fungal Resistance High
Growersprofile Moderate
Cultivation Indoor, Outdoor, Greenhouse
Climate Temperate, Mediterranean, Arid
Flavors Fruity, Sweet
Effects Euphoric, Happy, Relaxed, Social, Uplifting
SOG suitable yes
SCROG suitable yes

FAQ of Acapulco Gold feminized

How long to grow the acapulco gold?

Acapulco gold needs a veg time of 3-10 weeks and a flowering time of 9-10 weeks.  

Is acapulco gold sativa or indica

Acapulco gold is a sativa dominant strain (80%).

What strain is acapulco gold?

Acapulco gold features genetics from the Mexican and Central American skunk.

Acapulco Gold feminized strain review

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Rod (verified customer) 2021-05-27

I received my order within 5 days! Finishing up a grow and can't wait to get started. Thank you WeedSeedExpress!

Bill Bentley (verified customer) 2021-05-06

Awesome you guy , had 3 of 5 start about a month now just moved them in the portable greenhouse they look amazing , Def will be ordering more

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Spencer (verified customer) 2021-03-29

I just received my seeds today I am very excited I'm getting them going today will let you know how they turn out in the fall thanks again weed seed Express

celia (verified customer) 2021-02-10

we received our seeds today! they came in such a funny box and took a second to figure out where they where!😅 can’t wait to see what happens!

Frank (verified customer) 2020-11-02

Didn't receive my order but theses guys made sure I did the second time, thank you for such great customer service and excellent products

Frank (verified customer) 2020-08-21

Just purchased some, can't wait to get them going, haven't seen this since the 70s

GBOY (verified customer) 2020-03-15

Just finished drying my Acapulco and smoked some with my homiess, stoned AF!!!! Great herb, this shit is badasssss

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