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Harlequin

On September 8, 2017, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With Comments Off on Harlequin

Harlequin is a hybrid of several landrace strains, including Thai, Colombian Gold, Swiss, and Nepalese. The mix itself makes for a unique plant. The Thai, Columbian, and Swiss provide sativa lineage to the plant. Yet, the Nepalese adds in some indica traits. Yet, what’s most incredible about this strain is the ratio between CBD and THC. Harlequin is a high-CBD strain that consistently produces plants that…

Terpenes 101

On September 6, 2017, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With Comments Off on Terpenes 101

By Bailey Rahn There’s something about the aroma of cannabis that soothes the mind and body. Whether it’s the sweet fruity taste of Pineapple Trainwreck or that skunky smell that bursts from a cracked bud of Sour Diesel, we know there’s something going on under their complex and flavorful bouquets. Terpenes are what…

Cannabis: The “New” Antioxidant

On September 4, 2017, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With Comments Off on Cannabis: The “New” Antioxidant

Antioxidants have received growing public attention in recent years, thanks in part to aggressive marketing of their numerous health benefits. Blueberries, blackberries and raisins have long been touted as health foods rich in antioxidants, but cannabis seems to be a rarity on the grocery list of even the most health-conscious…

Cherry Pie

On September 1, 2017, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With Comments Off on Cherry Pie

Cherry Pie’s parents are Granddaddy Purple and Durban Poison. With buds that are dense and full of orange hairs and a touch of purple, this strain smells of sweet and sour cherry pie. The effects have been known to come on in minutes and stick around for a couple hours.

Cannabinoids 101: What Makes Cannabis Medicine?

On August 28, 2017, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With Comments Off on Cannabinoids 101: What Makes Cannabis Medicine?

By Bailey Rahn What are Cannabinoids? One hefty word that belongs in every medical marijuana patient’s vocabulary is cannabinoid. Cannabinoids (e.g., THC and CBD) are the chemical compounds secreted by cannabis flowers that provide relief to an array of symptoms including pain, nausea, anxiety, and inflammation. These work their medicinal magic by…

Pennywise: A High CBD Strain For Healing

On August 24, 2017, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With Comments Off on Pennywise: A High CBD Strain For Healing

Pennywise is a high-CBD indica cross between Harlequin and Jack the Ripper, a combination that lends this strain its killer clown name. Four phenotypes of this Stephen King-inspired strain exist, some of which have fingerlike buds while others appear more round. Notes of coffee and pepper lift from the purple-fringed flowers with undertones of lemon…

White Widow

On August 22, 2017, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With Comments Off on White Widow

Among the most famous strains worldwide is White Widow, a balanced hybrid first bred in the Netherlands by Green House Seeds. A cross between a Brazilian sativa landraceand a resin-heavy South Indian indica,  White Widow has blessed every Dutch coffee shop menu since its birth in the 1990s. Its buds are white with crystal resin, warning you…

3 Strains And Pieces Of Advice For Viewing The Total Solar Eclipse

On August 18, 2017, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With Comments Off on 3 Strains And Pieces Of Advice For Viewing The Total Solar Eclipse

Summer 2017’s total solar eclipse is America’s celestial event of the century. The first eclipse to fully cross the contiguous United States since 1918, it will mobilize millions of travelers on (and to) the North American continent. Happily, the eclipse has decided to include a rec-legal state in its path…

Is Raw Cannabis A Stoner Superfood?

On August 16, 2017, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With Comments Off on Is Raw Cannabis A Stoner Superfood?

By Anna Wilcox Cannabis is among the oldest cultivated plants. Even with an ancient history, it can come as a surprise that smoking cannabis through a pipe or rolling it into a cigarette is a fairly recent breakthrough to humankind. Instead than lighting up the herb, Robert Clarke, researcher, and Mark…

Why A Good Smoke Session Is The Ultimate Bonding Experience

On August 14, 2017, Posted by , In Uncategorized, With Comments Off on Why A Good Smoke Session Is The Ultimate Bonding Experience

By Dante Jordan I don’t know about you, but I can’t think of a single better way to bond with someone than smoking with them. And I tried. I really did. I sat here and ate an entire bowl of white cheddar mac and I tried. But I couldn’t because…