Frequently Asked Cannabis Questions
You must be at least 21+ years of age and possess a valid government ID to enter the sales floor and purchase recreational cannabis products.
You must be at least 18+ years of age and possess both a valid government ID and a California doctor’s recommendation to enter the sales floor and purchase medicinal cannabis products.
Medical patients receive 10% off their orders (excluding taxes) from GreenBean. Medical patients can receive a partial tax exemption from the state at the time of purchase by obtaining a county-issued medical marijuana ID card.
All residents, both in state and out of state, may purchase a combination of up to 1 ounce of flower OR 8g of concentrates OR 800mg of edibles per person, per day. For example, you may purchase a half ounce of flower and 4g of concentrates on the same day.
No, it is federally illegal to travel across state lines or out of the country with any form of cannabis.
Indica strains provide a full-body effect that soothes the mind and ushers away physical and/or mental stressors. These mellow and sedating qualities make Indica strains perfect for settling in and unwinding after a long day. Sativa strains provide a more invigorating euphoric effect that stimulates the senses, making them perfect for pairing with physical activity, socializing with friends, and creative sessions.
Different types and combinations of Indica and Sativa cannabis have been known to provide a wide range of therapeutic effects. These include alleviating joint, nerve and muscle pain, reducing nausea, decreasing anxiety and PTSD, aiding with sleep and helping stimulate appetite. New medicinal properties and effects of medical cannabis are being researched and discovered every year!
Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is the chemical compound known as a cannabinoid found in cannabis that helps create the psychoactive effect most commonly associated with feeling “high”. It is also primarily responsible for helping alleviate chronic body aches and pains. and the potency of this cannabinoid can range drastically across the various products available in the industry with a higher potency producing a greater psychoactive effect. In contrast, CBD does not provide the sense of feeling “high” and is generally known for its medicinal values such as its anti-seizure, anti-inflammatory and anti-anxiety properties.
Terpenes are aromatic compounds found in numerous herbs, fruits and plants including cannabis! These compounds work to enhance the smell and taste of cannabis and are a major contributor to the common aromas cannabis strains are known to have. Different cannabis strains contain varying amounts of terpenes, with each terpene type influencing and amplifying the effects of THC in different ways.
Concentrates contain potencies much higher than flower and can therefore possess a much greater effect. The quality can also vary drastically from one type to the next. There are cartridges, shatter, wax, live resin, THCa crystals, badder, water hash, rosin, and many slang terms in between. One of the biggest differences between all these concentrates is whether they were processed using solvents(butane, propane, CO2) or without solvents, influencing the purity.
Dabbing is the act of consuming concentrates through a smoking device or rig that contains a glass, ceramic or metal element that can be heated to a high temperature in order to melt the concentrate upon contact. This creates a potent cannabis vapor which is then inhaled through the device.