Gary Payton Strain

PARENT STRAINS:Hybrid cross of The Y with Snowman
FULL bodied EFFECTS:Head high | cerebral buzz | couch lock | full body high
SMELL:Diesel | Earthy | Herbal | Sour
TERPENE PROFILE:B-caryophyllene | B-myrcene | terpinolene
TASTE:Gas | Herbal | Spice | Pine
FLOWERING TIMe:7 to 9 weeks
ready for HARVEST:Mid October
average THC CONTENT%20% – 25%
INDICA OR SATIVA:50/50 Hybrid cross
INDOOR YIELD:14 oz/ m2
OUTDOOR YIELD:20 oz/ plant
SIMILAR varieties:Snow montana

What Strain Is Gary Payton?

Is Gary Payton Indica Or Sativa?

Gary Payton is a balanced hybrid marijuana strain (50%Indica/50%Sativa) with an average THC potency and cannabinoids content < 5 percent. Named after the legendary Seattle Supersonics NBA hall of fame player (2006 NBA Finals Champion and 1996 NBA Defensive Player of the Year). If you are old enough then you know how good he really was. This bud is known for its pungent smell due to its dominant terpenes that complement its amazing flavor as featured on the news. Plunge into a relaxing warming body high with giggles and you favorite munchies. Prices vary depending on dispensary menu and location. Reviewed as one of the most popular strains by high times magazine.

Gary Payton Strain Info:

  • evenly balanced hybrid strain
  • 50 Sativa / 50 Indica
  • 10 to 25 THC levels
  • CBD 5%

Gary Payton Strain Genetics:

The lineage traces to a crossing between The Y and Snowman strains created in a collaboration between Cookies and Powerzzz genetics bred by Cookies fam. Available to purchase online or at local dispensaries with other great strains like girl scout cookies and more.


Dense round shaped mint green color flower buds covered in long orange pistils that stand out against a layer of amber and white crystal trichomes. Grape shaped dense buds are sticky and covered with a resin layer and a sea of green and purple hue.


The flavor of cookies Gary Payton weed strain is gassy and piney with a rich smooth herbal overtone when smoked. Spicy smoke notes are dominant with a sweet, hashey, pine-like taste and hints of nuttiness on exhale.


Produces a nutty, diesel aroma with a classic orange and berry overtone. A forest green oder very similar to sour diesel. A sweet strain with hints of chocolate and burnt rubber on exhale.

Gary Payton Strain Effects:

Kicking back without a care in the world feeling focused, euphoric and giggly is what reviews have been for this ganja. Sativa dominant effects begin with a cerebral lift before spreading throughout the rest of your body. It will hit you with increased energetic levels accompanied by focus leaving most in a calming and relaxed state of body and mind. Great flower for artists and day dreamers feeling creative, wanting to be an NBA legend basketball player. Dry eyes and dry mouth are common negative side effects so have some eye drops and drinks ready.


Medical marijuana is best for nausea, anxiety and depression. The strong indica effects can be help full with muscle spasms and chronic pain. These are suggestions and are not intended as professional medical advice.


  • Chronic Stress
  • Pain Relief
  • Muscle Spasms
  • Loss of Appetite

Gary Payton Strain Grow Info:

Seeds can be grown indoors and outdoors however often grow tall and can reach six feet in height thanks to its sativa ancestors. Gary Payton strain flowering time is 7-9 weeks indoors and harvest time of late October outdoors. The indoor yield is 10 ounces per square meter and outdoor yield is 18 ounces per plant. Tends to be slightly more prone to moisture damage and fungal growths. For best results we recommended to grow Gary Payton strain seeds in warm and humid temperature ranges with often pruning. Experienced growers who want high yields time after time use feminized seeds to guarantee that all plants are female.


  • indoor yield is 10 ounces per square meter
  • outdoor yield is 18 ounces per plant

We advise consulting the cannabis community for more grow tips.