Weed 101

A beginner's guide to cannabis use

A Quick Take on Cannabis

Cannabis originates from the Cannabaceae family of plants which includes about 170 species grouped in 11 genera- cannabis belongs to the hemp genus.

 

There are three species of the hemp genus: sativa, indica and ruderalis- each made up of psychoactive properties. 

The buds we readily consume are a result of the harvested and dried flowers of the plant. Some refer to it as weed, some call it marijuana, and I’m pretty sure you’ve come across many other customary nicknames.

 

Cannabis is usually consumed for it’s relaxing and calming effects, yet, can cater to users medicinally and recreationally.

What are the types of rolling papers?

There are so many options on the cannabis market making it a challenge to find the right wrap for your spliff.

A good rolling paper is an important aspect of the quality of your spliff and your overall smoking experience.  There are so many options on the cannabis market making it a challenge to find the right wrap for your spliff. 

What food makes you higher?

Some stoners may opt for chicken and chips or other munchies while under the influence, yet there are some appetising alternatives than can enhance your high.

Here's a list of foods that can take your high to the next level:

CBD vs THC

Every cannabis user should know the difference between cannabidiol (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)- they are both cannabinoids that interact with different receptors throughout the body.