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Frequently Asked Questions

Store & Product Questions


Doors may close at 8:30pm depending on wait times to ensure all transactions are finalized by 9pm. We encourage you to arrive before 8:30pm or you may be turned away if the wait is too long. The MCA does not allow any transactions after our hours of operation.


Medical Patients
Cannabis can be purchased by qualifying registered medical patients or caregivers aged 18 and older with a valid ID. You must apply for your card with the MCA and renew your annual certification with a qualifying caregiver.

Here are the legal limits for Maryland medical cannabis:

  • One hundred twenty grams (120) of usable marijuana (flower) is the maximum a qualifying patient can possess at one time; or
  • Thirty-Six (36) grams of concentrate/extract can be purchased per 30-day period.
  • No limits on paraphernalia (pipes, lighters, rolling papers etc.)

Adult Use
Cannabis can be purchased by any adult 21 years or older with valid ID. Here are the legal limits for Maryland Adult Use Cannabis:

  • 1.5 ounces of usable cannabis products as defined in COMAR 14.17.01; or
  • 12 grams of concentrated cannabis products; or
  • Edible cannabis products that do not exceed 750 milligrams of tetrahydrocannabinol.
  • No limits on paraphernalia (pipes, lighters, rolling papers etc.)


Our delivery service will remain in effect for medical patients only until June 2024, per the new MCA regulations. In July 2024 all dispensaries have been ordered by the MCA to cease medical delivery.

Our curbside service will remain in effect for medical patients only.


Always ensure you keep any Cannabis products stored safely and securely out of reach of children, minors, and pets.


Although cannabis is legal in Colorado, Oregon, Alaska, Washington and The District of Columbia, transporting any Schedule 1 drug (like cannabis in any form) across state lines is a federal offense.


Although medical use and recreational cannabis consumption is legal in Maryland for qualifying patients and adults over the age of 21, we caution people from openly consuming any form of it within view of the public. Additionally, cannabis smoking is prohibited in certain private areas such as universities, workplaces, and rental properties. Cannabis may never be consumed on dispensary premises in any form.


Cannabis impairs reflexes and judgment, like alcohol or some prescription medicines. Enjoy cannabis responsibly and respect the other drivers on the road. Do not medicate with cannabis and drive! Call a friend, Uber, Lyft, taxi, or wait until you are sober. Open container laws apply to cannabis in the same way they apply to alcohol. Keep cannabis products in their original, sealed package in your car.


Companies can still prohibit their employees from cannabis usage, and can still drug test. Read your company’s employee manual to know your rights.


Store your cannabis flower in a glass jar or Polypropylene FDA Compliant & BPA Free container away from the sun, bright lights, moisture, and heat to keep it fresh and potent. Try to minimize the handling of the flowers. Use a grinder to prepare flower prior consumption. It will burn more uniformly.

  1. Airtight. Pick a container that fits the flower quantity without too much extra air. Plastic bags are not advised as they are too permeable and may allow products to get crushed. Hard containers that keep out air and light are best.
  2. Humidity control. Keep containers free of outside moisture to preserve flavor and potency. Optimum relative humidity is between 59% and 63%. We recommend the use of a humidity control packet placed inside the container.
  3. Cool temp. Ideally, cannabis flower should be stored between 40 to 80 degrees F.  While some cannabis-infused edibles hold up well in the freezer, most other cannabis products degrade in freezing temperatures. Heat will also degrade the potency and flavor of your cannabis. Store in a cool and preferably dark place.


Store your cannabis vape cartridges with the mouthpiece upright (a drinking glass or cup holder works great) and detach it from your pen when not in use. If your cartridge clogs, try blowing into the mouthpiece while pushing the button to activate the vape to clear out accumulated oil.


What are solventless concentrates?

Solventless Concentrates are made without the use of chemical solvents like butane, CO2, or ethanol which are commonly used in cannabis processing methods. Solventless concentrates are instead made primarily with agitation, breakin loose the cannabinoid and terpene rich trichome from the plant. The three main forms of solventless concentrates are bubble hash, rosin, and dry sift.

What are the benefits of solventless concentrates?

There are many benefits of consuming solventless concentrates. Solventless is the cleanest form of dabs possible because no chemicals or solvents are used in the extraction process. In our solventless process, we collect the whole, in-tact trichome. The trichome is the part of the plant that contains all of the cannabinoids, terpenes and flavonoids which gives cannabis its unique smells, flavors and effects while also giving it that “frosty” look. By collecting only trichomes, solventless is the purest representation of the cannabis plant. Every terpene/cannabinoid that the plant produces is available in the concentrate with no plant matter or to contaminate the flavor or modulate the effects. This creates the cleanest high in cannabis with no groggy aftereffects or “come down.”

What is bubble hash/fresh frozen bubble hash?

Bubble hash is a solventless concentrate made by soaking the plant material in near freezing ice water and then agitating it to release the trichome head for collection in specific micron bags. The trichome head is the cannabinoid and terpene rich part of the plant that gives cannabis its effects/flavors, and crystally look. Fresh frozen bubble hash is made with the same process as bubble hash and is also made only from material frozen directly at harvest, preserving all of the plant’s aromas and flavors.

What are micron bags and why are they important?

A micron is a very small measure of unit, and in this case refers to the size of holes in the screens used to collect the bubble hash(trichomes). When you see the lowercase u after a number, it’s used as a symbol for micron. Hence 90u is 90 micron. We collect the bags from the largest, 220u, to smallest, 45u.

 – 220 micron bags separate plant matter and are not usually collected for hash or is food grade.

– 190 micron bags separate remaining plant matter, and is usually collected for rosin carts or food grade.

 – 160 micron bags capture larger and variable quality trichomes with complex terpenes.

 – 90 micron bags capture mature, most sought after trichomes full of terpenes and cannabinoids.

 – 70 micron bags capture semi-mature to mature trichomes depending on strain.

– 45 micron bags capture small and immature trichomes.

The Micron bags are important as they allow us to separate the individual ripening stages of the trichome and therefore the quality within each micron can vary greatly with each cultivar. The individual quality and flavor of the hash can vary greatly by micron and can be likened to that of an orange tree. While the smallest oranges are immature, they have the sourest flavor and minimal juices. That would be our 45u. Our most ripe, sweet and juicy trichome would be found in the 90u collection bag. This is the reason why the 90u is more expensive and found primarily in our higher tiers.

What is the difference between full melt and full spec hash?

Full-spec Hash is a combination of all the microns that we collect for hash. Our full spec rosin consists of 160u-45u or 160u-70u if the 45u is inferior and degrades the overall quality. Full spec hash can be looked down upon by a customer simply because it’s not the 90u, but full spec is the truest representation of the flower possible and can also lead to a more complex high because all of the micron ranges are included. Full melt is the highest-quality hash and named such because when dabbed, it melts completely leaving no char and minimal residue on the nail. Think of it as the filet mignon of the hash world. Full melt hash is very rare and only produced by a small number of select strains, grown to its full potential, harvested with extreme care at peak ripeness, and then delicately remove and collect the trichomes from the freshly frozen flower to be dried and packaged.

What is live rosin?

When it comes to concentrates, the term “live” refers to concentrates that have been extracted from plant material that have been freshly frozen at harvest, preserving all of the terpenes present at harvest. In contrast, the most common types of concentrates are extracted from plant material that has been dried and cured before processing. In that curing process the most volatile and flavorful terpenes are lost creating a product with less flavor and effects. Rosin is a solventless extraction method that uses heat and pressure to extract the oils(cannabinoids, terpenes, etc…) from dry sift, bubble hash, or cured flower. Live rosin is rosin made specifically from fresh frozen bubble hash. That hash is then placed into 25u screens and squished under low heat and high pressure to filter out the waxes and fats of the trichome head and collect only the potent oils encapsulated within it. We can liken this process to making juice from grapes. The fresh frozen bubble hash are our grapes, which we then filter through a 25u screen to remove the grape skin(waxes and fats), to get our grape juice(rosin). Thus, “live rosin” is a solventless concentrate, made only from fresh frozen material, that is then filtered in ice and water to make bubble hash, that is then further refined using only heat, pressure and 25u screens to create the ultimate cannabis product.

What is Cold Cure?

Cold Cure refers to the curing process being done at a temperature of 68 degrees Fahrenheit or below. When it is whipped the result is a badder consistency concentrate. This is a fantastic method for maximizing the preservation of the terpenes in the badder.

How/why is live rosin different from live resin?

Live rosin as noted above is a concentrate made with fresh frozen material using solventless extraction. Live resin is a concentrate made with fresh frozen material using solvent-based extraction techniques like BHO(Butane Hash Oil). The two different extraction methods create a very different end product with a different look, smell, flavor, and effects coming from the same starting material. Because live rosin is made without the use of any solvents it not only is a cleaner product, but also presents a more accurate representation of the plant. Live rosin is also said to have a “cleaner” high than live resin as well as a smoother smoking experience.

What are low temp dabs?

Low temperature dabs are when one takes a dab off a nail, banger, etc.… that is under 500 degrees Fahrenheit. There are many reasons to take low temp dabs, Low temp dabs will enhance your experience with more flavor, a smoother vapor, and healthier dab. With low temp dabs, you experience a larger array of flavors by slowly vaporizing the terpenes and cannabinoids instead of instantly with a traditional temperature dab. The most common terpenes found in cannabis have boiling points(when they begin to vaporize) around 300-400 degrees Fahrenheit.

Pinene- 311 F

Caryophyllene- 320 F

 Myrcene- 334 F

Limonene- 349 F

Terpinolene- 365 F

Linalool- 388 F

Humulene- 388 F

A study found here linked high temp dabs with the release of toxins and carcinogens, while dabbing at lower levels produced “no evidence so far of finding toxins”. Not only does low temp dabs produce a healthier, more flavorful experience, but also keeps your nail much cleaner and will last much longer than taking high temp dabs. When you take a high temp dab you will “Chaz your banger.” Chazzing your banger is when your dab instantly vaporizes and leaves a dark stain on your nail/banger. If you’re chazzing your banger, you’re going in too hot. IR temperature gauges are available to make sure you take the proper temp dab every time. E-nail, Puffco style pieces are also a great way to ensure a proper low temp dab.


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Many of us have faced moments when chronic pain, insomnia, anxiety, depression or any other number of other conditions seemed to overshadow every aspect of our lives, beginning to creep past affecting just ourselves but also our relationships, work, and general enjoyment of life.

Thankfully, cannabis offers a beacon of hope for those who are suffering and have been let down by side effects of pharmaceuticals or lack of improvement. The key to this lies in cannabinoids and terpenes – the two compounds that work together to reduce pain and inflammation, improve mood, ease anxiety, aid in sleep, or help in many other ways. By adjusting their levels and ratios through selective breeding and hybridization, the cannabis strain can be customized to offer precise therapy, tailored to each individual’s condition and situation. The main way this is represented is through flavor profiles from different terpenes, and the concentration of THC, the euphoric “head high” cannabinoid, and CBD, which is the 120+ other chemical components of the plant.

This customization allows patients to experience relief, ideally with fewer side effects compared to traditional pharmaceuticals, fostering a more stable approach to health. Additionally, the ability to try other strains of cannabis or forms of administration enhances patient autonomy in managing their health, contributing to a more personalized and effective plan of care.


Discovering the best strains for each individual can be an exciting venture, but can also feel daunting with all of the options. The easiest place to start is with two simple questions: what condition requires the most attention and what side effects are least desirable to experience?

This can establish a baseline when speaking with dispensary staff and help narrow down on specific strains. The best example of this is when discussing the treatment of pain, one of the most common conditions cannabis is used for (Li et al., 2019; Longo et al., 2021).


Each marijuana strain has unique properties that set it apart from other strains and mainly depends on the type of pain being treated. Does the pain stem from a physical source, like muscle spasms, work or sports injuries, chronic conditions, endometriosis, or low back pain, or from a neurological origin, such as diabetic neuropathy, radiculopathy, fibromyalgia, neuropathy/neuralgia, trigeminal neuralgia? Each condition has a differing intensity of pain and requires a different approach to treatment.

Indica strains are renowned for their ability to ease muscle pain and promote relaxation, with Afghan Kush standing out as a good recommendation. A close second is Bubba Kush, which is highly effective against nerve pain and muscle strain specifically. While Indica strains are potent pain relievers, they can cause sedation, making it difficult for use during daytime activities.

As a counterpart, Sativa strains are able to offer the same neuropathic pain management, but with an energetic boost, allowing for daytime use without feeling the sedation side effect. Notable strains include Durban Poison and East Coast Sour Diesel. However, due to the rarity of pure sativa strains, most available products are hybrid strains which combine sativa and indica strains to mix and match the benefits.


For those seeking a balanced experience, hybrid strains combine the best aspects of indica and sativa. Blackberry Kush is a prime example, offering a solution for inflammation and physical pain. Its pain-relieving properties are complemented by a mild stimulating, psychoactive effect, ensuring pain management without overwhelming sedation. Similarly, Cataract Kush merges pain relief with a gentle euphoria, making it an excellent choice for managing severe pain while maintaining some level of activity.


Cannabis not only has shown benefits for pain relief, but has shown to work well in treating many other conditions. The same effects of Sativa and Indica strains that cause sedation and energy can be harnessed to boost creativity, improve focus, ease insomnia, manage anxiety and depression, mitigate the side effects of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), aid as an adjunct therapy for schizophrenia and other psychiatric conditions, and have shown positive effects for other neurological conditions like multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, and Tourette syndrome (Bhagavan et al., 2020; Botsford et al., 2019; Earl & Proano, 2022; Ergisi et al., 2022; Haddad et al., 2022; Hoch et al., 2019; Lacroix et al., 2022, Mecha et al., 2020).

Particularly in cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy, cannabis has been effective in reducing nausea and vomiting (Mortimer et al., 2019; Rock et al., 2021), enhancing the quality of life, minimizing weight loss (Rosager et al., 2020), and maintaining the ability to continue with treatment. For those with glaucoma, it can reduce intraocular pressure, providing relief and potentially slowing the progression of the condition (MacMillan et al., 2019).


The discussion so far has only touched on the surface of available strains with each having nuanced effects and experiences. Regardless of whether you lean towards an indica, sativa, or hybrid strain, the key is to listen to your body and work closely with your dispensary staff or cannabis-wise healthcare provider. It is important to remember that cannabis can have some effect on medications for other conditions, so it is always advised you discuss with your regular doctor to determine if there are any direct concerns for your individual health. When in doubt, ask dispensary staff to connect you to the Clinical Director each dispensary in the state of Maryland is required to employ.