Category Archives: strains

5 Cannabis Strains For Celebrating the Holidays

Love them or hate them, celebrate ’em or don’t, the holiday season is upon us.! Whether seeking a cannabis strain to take the edge off shopping at the mall, awkward dinners at the in-laws, or the many, many festive meals on your plate, incorporating cannabis into holiday traditions can infuse a little extra joy into […]

Indica vs. Sativa Cannabis Strains: Which Produces More THC or CBD?

Raise your hand if you’ve heard someone say, “Indica strains produce more CBD and sativas have more THC.” Or maybe you’ve heard that claim in reverse. But which is true? According to cannabis lab testing data, neither is. At least not in any significant way that could explain the perceived difference between these two cannabis […]

Best marijuana strains for Halloween 2018

(Photo courtesy Bud.com) The time has come to celebrate all things ghoulish and spooky, but Halloween also serves as a perfect time to indulge in legal cannabis. While the kids are out collecting candy, adults can use their Halloween parties to partake in the annual marijuana harvesting season known as Croptober. The season allows for […]

Oregon’s Craft Cannabis Strains, by the Terpene

If you’ve ever had the experience of smoking a 14% THC flower and getting higher than something with twice its cannabinoid concentration, you’ve experienced the power of the entourage effect and cannabis terpenes. Terpenes are the aromatic compounds responsible for the diverse scents and flavors expressed in cannabis. But terpenes do a lot more than […]

Beyond THC: It’s Time to Assert the Primacy of Terpenes

Turns out, the nose did know. Cannabis lovers the world over are missing out on optimized highs because they don’t know enough about terpenes. We’ve all been lured toward high percentages of THC—the main active ingredient in cannabis. But is THC the main ingredient? More and more people are learning that title may go to […]

Verified ‘Mendocino County’ California Cannabis Farms

Learn how to identify and buy authentic heritage cannabis with this three-part series listing the farms of the famed Emerald Triangle. Humboldt, Mendocino and Trinity Counties comprise the US’ number one cannabis production region, but the Triangle is roiling as it adapts to California legalization. To better compete in the free market, California farms have […]

Top 10 Strains to Pair with a Rose Blunt

Rose blunts — a blunt rolled with fresh rose petals rather than standard papers — are all the rage. On the surface, it may just seem like an aesthetic and trendy way to smoke herb, but thanks to a terpene known as geraniol, there are actually a few benefits that come with rolling your greenery in a […]

9 Colorful Weed Strains To Brighten Your Day

The diversity of weed strains available today can make any pot connoisseur giddy. These flowers vary in flavors and potency, but the visual impact of colorful weed strains never fails to impress. Though often always shades of green, some flowers take on hues of red, others golden or amber. And still yet others can take […]

Check Out These Mouthwatering Dessert Strains Sweetening California Menus

“Am I at a dispensary or a bakery?” you may wonder, perusing a menu with options like Gelato, Cherry Pie, Lemon Cake, or Mango Brûlée. As if choosing cannabis without thinking about food wasn’t hard enough, new strains named after desserts appear on dispensary shelves with increasing frequency. Find sweet strains near you. It all […]

How to Buy Authentic ‘Humboldt’ Cannabis—Right Now!

Only sparkling wine from Champagne, France can carry the label Champagne. Now, thanks to California legalization, only cannabis grown in famed regions like Humboldt or Mendocino County can be labeled as such. But just like Gucci and Prada, counterfeiting cannabis brands is a global, multi-billion dollar business. The “Emerald Triangle” in California is America’s cannabis […]