Category: Cannabis 101

What are Terpenes?

The Naturally Occurring Compound that Gives Cannabis Its Flavor Profiles – and Changes How You Get High We all have had questions about cannabis in our journey from that first puff to doing dabs. For example, ever wonder what is in cannabis? What compounds get you high? What gives weed its flavor? Cannabis has more […]

Written by on May 9, 2022

What Are Cannabis Concentrates & What Are They Used For?

What are Marijuana Extracts? Extracts are highly concentrated forms of marijuana that typically contain higher levels of cannabinoids, the active chemicals in Cannabis. Marijuana extracts are usually high in THC, the psychoactive component while hemp extracts contain more CBD, which is valued for its therapeutic qualities. The main benefit of extracts is that you can […]

Written by on January 21, 2021

What is Live Resin and How is it Used?

Cannabis concentrates are currently very popular, giving people a way to experience higher levels of THC from small quantities. Live resin is a popular type of concentrate that’s made using a distinctive process. Let’s explore what live resin is, how it differs from other Cannabis concentrates, and how to use it safely. What is Live […]

Written by on January 16, 2021

What Is Shatter and How Do You Use It?

Shatter is a type of Cannabis concentrate that gets its name from its brittle, glasslike consistency. Because it’s a highly concentrated extract, shatter tends to be high in THC. However, there’s also another variety known as CBD shatter that’s low in THC. The latter is valued by people who are seeking a concentrated form of […]

Written by on January 11, 2021

What Is Wax and How Do You Use It?

Marijuana wax is a Cannabis concentrate known for its potency and high THC concentration. It’s a substance that’s extracted from Cannabis plants using a solvent such as butane. Wax is consumed for both medicinal and recreational purposes. Before using it, you should be familiar with some of its qualities and follow certain precautions. Wax and […]

Written by on January 4, 2021

What is Shake & What Is It Used For?

The world of Cannabis has its own terminology. One term often used by users, not always in the same way, is shake. Shake most commonly refers to the leftover leaves that break away from the larger buds. People may refer to the leftover pieces from a jar or bag as shake. It can also be […]

Written by on December 14, 2020

What is Hybrid Cannabis & How Are Its Effects Different?

Cannabis is a genus of plant that comes in several varieties. If you smoke or ingest Cannabis, it helps to become familiar with the different strains and their effects. The most common types are Cannabis Sativa and Cannabis Indica. However, there are also many hybrid strains. Let’s explore what hybrid Cannabis is and how its […]

Written by on December 8, 2020

What is Cannabis Sativa and How Does it Affect You?

When shopping at a dispensary, you may be wondering about the different strains of cannabis. The main distinction to understand is between the Sativa and Indica strains, though there are also hybrid strains. Let’s take a look at Cannabis Sativa and how it differs from other strains. What is Cannabis Sativa? Cannabis Sativa is a […]

Written by on December 3, 2020

What is Cannabis Indica and What are its Effects?

Cannabis Indica is an annual plant cultivated in many parts of the world for fiber as well as its psychoactive effects. Along with Cannabis Sativa, it’s the most widely grown strain of Cannabis. Let’s look at some qualities of Cannabis Indica and how it differs from other strains. Qualities of Cannabis Indica History The cultivation […]

Written by on December 1, 2020