People across the world have been smoking cannabis for thousands of years for spiritual, medicinal, and recreational reasons. This hardy plant can be grown indoors and outdoors. Usually, people will plant seeds in the spring and enjoy the harvest in the fall when growing outdoor plants. The plant has two main types, indica, and sativa. Indica plants are shorter with wider leaves. The medicine from Indica plants gives you strong medicinal effects with a heavy relaxing high. Sativa plants are tall with long and narrow leaves. Medicine from Sativa plants gives you a more energetic high with loads of creativity.
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The main compounds in the cannabis plant are cannabinoids and terpenes which provide amazing medicinal benefits. The main cannabinoids of the cannabis plant that are well known are THC and CBD. THC gives you the feeling of being high, while CBD is non-psychoactive. Terpenes are what provide the different scents and flavors of the plant. When using a combination of cannabinoids and terpenes, you get what is called the entourage effect. These compounds interact with your endocannabinoid system. This system is what maintains balance within your body. With the entourage effect, you get a high feeling along with relief from various symptoms and troubles within the body.
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Different ways to consume cannabis include vaping, smoking, eating, dabbing, and topical applications. You can smoke cannabis flower with bongs, pipes, joints, or blunts. You can vape cannabis extracts with a vaporizer or you can use a vaporizer that will vape your flower. Extracts are more potent, so they tend to be the preferred choice when vaping. Dabbing is using your rig or water pipe with a special nail attached to vape your flower. You heat up the nail with a torch and typically use a dabbing tool to put the extract inside and pull the vapor through your rig. You can enjoy edibles purchased from a dispensary or you can make your own with extracts. If you have any questions related to how cannabis works or how it can improve our lives, call Trenchtown Cannabis today at 303-495-3531 and we’ll be happy to answer all your questions about cannabis.