Golden Goat Strain

May 20, 2021

Golden Goat is an exceptionally pretty flower that boasts of a very recognizable lime-green flower with long red hairs that is coated in trichomes. This Kansas-native sativa is a great social smoke that is perfect for a night out with friends, socializing and chatting the night away.

Sativa/Indica %Indoor YieldOutdoor YieldFlowering Period
70% / 30%16 oz/ m214 ounces per plant9-11 weeks indoors, late October outdoors.

This golden strain may have originated in Kansas, but it is in Colorado where Golden Goat is considered one of the finest and most popular strains available. This uber-sativa is all about its infamous sativa high that can give even the most lethargic of users, an uplifting and energizing boost.

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Golden Goat was created by crossing a HawaiianRomulan with Island Sweet Skunk, entering the cannabis scene in 2012. Become an instant sensation, this strain now has maintained its popularity all over the west coast market, where it is regularly stocked due to its high demand. This sativa-dominant strain is very potent and can often have a THC level of up to 23%.

Information about Golden Goat Strain:

ORIGINHawaiian sativa, Romulan indica and Island Sweet Skunk sativa
EFFECTShappy – 10
euphoric – 9
uplifted – 9
relaxed – 8
energetic – 7
dry eyes – 6
paranoid – 3
anxious – 2
dizzy – 1
FRAGRANCEblueberry, earthy, sour, sweetcitrus, dank, earthy, lemon, sweet
FLAVORSsweet, citrus, earthy, tropical
MEDICALstress – 10
depression – 8
pain – 7
fatigue – 4
lack of appetite – 4
THC CONTENT %12%-23%
CBD %0-0.06%
INDICA / SATIVA %30% / 70%
OUTDOOR YIELD14oz/ plant
CLIMATEwarm and dry climate

* 10 is the highest
* 1 is the lowest


This sativa is all about the full-bodied experience. Golden Goat is a true hybrid, giving you the ultimate best of both worlds. You will feel happy and be bowled over by its overwhelming state of euphoria, inducing laughter and giggles for no reason whatsoever.

We don’t currently sell Golden Goat seeds. Check out other sativa dominant seeds in our marijuana seed bank.

Golden Goat is incredibly uplifting, named by many as the “happiest high” they have ever experienced. This sativa creates a great balance between a high-flying head high and a relaxing body high. It will leave you in a state of unwinding, while having enough energy to still be up and about.

Golden Goat Effects
The Incredible Golden Sativa Wonder

The head-to-toe body buzz this strain provides, is almost psychedelic, and will have you jumping out of your seat enjoying light visuals and a distinct cranial buzz. Golden Goat is sure to have you doing all the things you enjoy doing, all while mindfully floating with lightness and a relaxed mind.


Golden Goat is an aromatic sensation, filling the room with a dank citrus fragrance that will fill the room instantly. This sativa is both earthy and sweet, and distinctly hints on the sweet lemon flavors that are sure to entice you.


This sativa’s smoke has a very fruity-sweet taste, that resembles its aroma very closely. Golden Goat unveils its deep Hawaiian roots, with its tropical fresh flavor, reminding you strongly of its distinct parentage. This strain will leave a sweet and citrus taste on your tongue, long after smoking it.

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Adverse reactions

Golden Goat is a strong sativa, which might not sit well with some users, who aren’t used to its potent energizing effects. This may cause paranoia in some, and sometimes, this may also translate into a mild case of anxiety.

Golden Goat Advers Reaction
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For some, this strain may cause some dizziness, however, the most common side effect of this sativa is a dry mouth sensation. You may feel slightly dehydrated with Golden Goat, and this may be accompanied with a case of dry mouth too.


Golden Goat is popular not only among amateurs and veterans alike, but also among patients. Doctors like to prescribe this strain due to its effectivity in managing many debilitating illnesses. Patients who suffer from fatigue may find the boost of energy they need to get through their day, by smoking this strain.

We don’t currently sell Golden Goat seeds. Check out other sativa dominant seeds in our marijuana seed bank.

Stress-sufferers and depressive patients have lauded this sativa for being effective in the treatment against their symptoms. Golden Goat has also successfully helped those who deal with a number of pain issues, such as joint pains and migraines, allowing them to go about their day as normal.

Cancer patients commonly suffer from a loss of appetite due to the nausea that is often caused by chemical treatments such as chemotherapy and radiation. Golden Goat can help induce a healthier appetite, and allow these patients to eat normally again, reducing the risk of weight loss greatly.


This tall plant needs a lot of space to grow and stretch out its roots. Golden Goat likes a warm and dry outdoor climate to really flourish in the outdoors. This sativa is highly resistant to regular molds and mildews and also isn’t susceptible to pests and parasites.

The Growing Strain Of Golden Goat
The Growing Strain Of Golden Goat

Flowering Time


Golden Goat smells very dank and often diesel-like, so be sure to be ready for that smell to take over everything. This strain can yield around an average of 16 ounces per square plant, and can be expected to take an average of 9 to 11 weeks to flourish and be ready for a harvest.


This strain prefers a controlled amount of fertilizer, thriving in warm and sunny outdoor environments. Golden Goat can yield around an average of 14 ounces per plant, and is generally expected to be ready for a generous harvest around late October.


  1. Hawaiian
  2. Romulan
  3. Island Sweet Skunk

FAQ About Golden Goat Strain

What is the Golden Goat strain yield?

Golden Goat yields 16 oz/ m2 indoors and 14 ounces per plant outdoors.

How much THC does Golden Goat have?

From 12% up to 23% THC.

What are the origins of the Golden Goat strain?

Golden Goat was created from a mix between Hawaiian sativa, Romulan indica and Island Sweet Skunk sativa.

Have you ever smoked or grown your own Golden Goat? Please let me know what you think about this marijuana strain in the comments below.


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Golden Goat Strain Strain Review


Rated 5 out of 5
18 January 2021

I absolutely enjoy the potent effects of this strain. It has a great smell and tastes amazing. Also the smell when burned is something I could live in forever!!!! Sooooo goood!


Love the smell of this aromatic growing but golden goat sweet!

Rated 5 out of 5
19 November 2020

I got the seed from someone I planted it and thought it was a little fat leaved Indica how wrong I was as it got bigger it started having these pink hairs coming out of it not white like most of the kushs I had. As it grew in 2020.

Jeff L

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  1. By mick kiser ,23 Feb 2017
    Why such a gap in thc % content ? 12-23%. How are we going to produce plants more towards the 23 %, outdoors?
  2. By Pat ,14 Aug 2017
    Yep she's is a bout 9ft just starting to bud .so fare no problems. Cool. .
  3. By Highway Stashasac ,26 May 2018
    Hey golden goat has been around Colorado since 2009. Herbal Remidies was the first to offer it in Colorado. ( not sure they still carry it.) I still have a original mother of it. Clone only phenotype takes 8 to […]Read More
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