Cannabis comes in different varieties. Choosing the right ones is crucial in getting the feeling of what they are looking for. One can opt for those that contain THC or those that do not contain this component, such as CBD oil.
The important thing to note is that cannabis is not legal in most states, and this is something to consider before attempting to purchase a cannabis product. In countries where cannabis use is legal, it is best to buy from authorized dealers to ensure that the weed you buy is of good quality and free of harmful substances. Backstreet retailers tend to tie their products up with other substances that can interfere with the normal functioning of the body.
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Medical marijuana will not contain high levels of THC in most, if not all cases, as the feeling of sovereignty can exacerbate certain symptoms. Those who use it in their free time need to know how to choose the best brands. Below we discuss how to choose the best strain of cannabis.
Know the options available
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The three major strains of marijuana are indica, sativa, and hybrid. Hybrid is a combination of the two main strains, Sativa and Indica. It evokes mixed responses for the mind and body as the two that make up the mix act differently on the user. Sativa strains have an energizing effect on the user and influence him to be active and participate in various activities. Indica, on the other hand, is more relaxing and after using any of the strains in this family, the user tends to feel relaxed with a deep sense of relaxation. The choice between the two depends on personal preference and the feeling one is looking for.
Get to know the varieties
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After learning about the main types available, it is important to dive deeply to understand the varieties and the category they fall into. The purpose of the cannabis will help you decide which strain to buy as you will understand how it works. Local availability of the strain is one of the many factors to check when researching. This is to ensure that the product they choose is readily available. You don’t have to ship from another region as this increases the cost of sourcing cannabis.
Identify the smell
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Each of the products available on the market has its own smell. Some have sweet and fruity notes while others have an earthy smell. Other strains have a skunky smell that hangs around and makes it easier for others to tell that you are consuming cannabis. The choice of smell depends on the individual taste. Knowing the smell of the product you are about to buy is important as it will affect its use, among other things.
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While research is important, one should not rely solely on the information they are given. When buying from a brick and mortar store, a visit to the premises will help you make the perfect choice. Researching the product and asking store staff about the products they have will help make an informed decision.
This article originally appeared in the Green Market Report and was republished with permission.