Weed Laws 101

In order to buy, use or possess retail marijuana in Colorado you have to be twenty-one years or older and have a valid ID (it does not have to be a Colorado ID).

Every dispensary requires you to sign a waiver when you sign in the first time you visit a shop saying you will not be reselling the product, you will not consume the products on the dispensary’s premises or in public, you will not be operating motor vehicles after consumption and you will not be using cell phones to photograph anything within the dispensary during your visit.

Weed Strains 101

The two main species of cannabis are Cannabis sativa and Cannabis indica. These two kinds of marijuana look slightly different when the plant is grown. Indicas generally grow shorter and are bushier with broad leaves while sativa plants are taller with thinner, longer leaves. Interestingly, true sativas and indicas are supposed to greatly in their effects. The effects of indica strains tend to be more calming, relaxing, and soothing to the body. Alternatively, sativa strains usually cause a mind-racing, cerebral high involving less drowsiness.