Your ABC’s of Medical Cannabis

Common Medical Cannabis Words from A to Z How many do you know? For newbies and experienced folks alike, here’s an A-Z list of common cannabis-related words and their definitions. Aroma The nose knows. Cannabis’s distinctive aromas come from terpenes, chemical compounds that give each strain its smell—from sweet and floral, to spicy and woody, to […]

Intro to Cannabis Accessories

What Are Considered Cannabis Accessories? We at The Source+ dispensaries define cannabis accessories as tools that help to assist you in consuming various types of cannabis/marijuana products. There are a variety of materials, technologies, and methods from which they are made, and some are specific to the type of product you are trying to consume, while […]

Intro to Terpenes

When selecting a marijuana strain, most consumers look to cannabinoid profiles to see how much THC or CBD is in a product. But as our knowledge of the cannabis plant increases through research and development, we’re finding that terpenes are the key to flavor and a host of effects and benefits. Terpenes are a large category of […]

How to Make Cannabis Tinctures

Cannabis tinctures were once as common as aspirin. Prior to 1937, rather than taking a pain-relieving pill, many people used a cannabis tincture to alleviate daily pain and discomfort. Now legal in 24 states, patients are once again finding tinctures to be a portable, discreet and effective way to relieve pain. What Is a Cannabis […]

High Recipes: Cannabis-Infused Peanut Butter Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches

Cannabis and peanut butter – the perfect pair when it comes to infused deserts. And, whether it’s National Peanut Butter Cookie Day or you feel like creating your own edibles at home, what’s a better way to celebrate than with these special ice cream sandwiches? In this article, we’ll help you whip up your own […]

CBGa: The Genesis of Cannabinoids

Breaking Down the Properties of Cannabigerolic Acid (CBGa) Research of medical cannabis has uncovered more than a hundred different types of cannabinoids, which can be responsible for a tremendous variety of health benefits. Today, we want to give a little more insight into one of the subtle, yet incredibly solid players in the cannabinoid orchestra, […]

What Is a Phenotype?

So you want to know about phenotypes? You might remember the word from high school biology class; you may have heard cannabis connoisseurs speculate on phenos, but unless you’re a hardcore horticulturalist or you breed animals for a living, it’s probably not part of your daily vocabulary, so let’s discover what phenotypes are and why they’re important. Defining […]

Know Your Cannabis: Eight Differences Between Indica and Sativa

Indica and sativa are two subspecies of cannabis, an annual plant in the Cannabaceae family. Though both sativa and indica strains are cannabis, their chemical profiles are different and therefore, produce different results for patients. Here are the eight most significant differences between indica and sativa marijuana plants. Place of Origin for Indica and Sativa […]

Infused Fall Favorites: 3 Cannabis-Infused Recipes

As the days cool down, warm up your nights with a meal that makes the most of the season. We’ve put together a 3-course cannabis-infused recipe series that will help you win Thanksgiving dinner this year. From savory to sweet, you’ll be delighted with each tastefully infused dish that will bring you equally as much […]