Sunday, July 23rd marked the end of an era in WA State with new marijuana advertising rules coming into effect today, July 24th. There were many new regulations regarding billboards and advertisements, but we're most upset about the ban on Sign Spinners. We talked to Higher Leaf's infamous Shawn The Sign Spinner to learn a little bit more about his philosophy on the art, his thoughts on safety and what's next for this beloved Higher Leaf icon.
We love celebrating cannabis in all its forms and one of our favorites is 7/10! This dabbing day may be a newer holiday, but its popularity keeps growing as concentrates became easier for anyone to try.
The Founding Fathers were well known hemp lovers and they used it for countless purposes in colonial America, especially when it came to their revolutionary ideas. Check out some of our favorite facts about Hemp's Patriotic History.
Think you know how 4/20 came to be? Read on to see the real story about the beginning of all things 4/20.
If you're looking for a powerful high, dabbing may be for you! You'll feel the mind-blowing effects of concentrated THC like you've never experienced before. To help you get ready for the best 4/20 yet, Higher Leaf has everything you need to know to try your first dab.
Smell is a great indicator of quality marijuana and you can thank terpenes for strains with the aroma of lemons, fruity pebbles or even diesel. Terpenes are natural compounds found in many plants and every kind has its own unique smell. Many terpenes are used to make perfumes, essential oils, medicines and more. Research about terpenes is rapidly expanding and we're learning more about their effect on the potency of marijuana and the kind of high you experience.
Higher Leaf is pleased to report that the staff has had the chance to meet some of our wonderful new neighbors and customers who have been enthusiastic about the new business location in the Eastgate neighborhood.Unfortunately, Higher Leaf hasn’t felt welcomed by everybody.
Higher Leaf will open their second recreational marijuana store in Bellevue in early 2017. Construction on the new site has been underway since the fall and final inspections by the Washington State Liquor Control Board will occur within the next few weeks.
The DEA recently announced new rules about CBD and other cannabinoids, but there's no need to worry if you live Washington state.
State sales numbers show that Higher Leaf is the most popular store on the Eastside! We've ranked 1st on the Eastside for the last 4 months in a row, but October saw Kirkland's first recreational marijuana store climb into 6th place in the state for the first time.
"Croptober" is a magical time of year for vendors at Higher Leaf! This nickname affectionately refers to the Fall harvest of outdoor grown marijuana, not unlike the harvest of other crops like grapes used in wine making. The natural growing cycle has come to an end for the year and many of our vendors have been harvesting, drying, and curing their haul for the last couple of weeks.
We are pleased to present our new Higher Leaf Loyalty Cards!
Can you smell it? The burst of sweet berries, cheesy feet or even... jet fuel? By now most of us know that not all marijuana smells and tastes the same, but why? Well, terpenes are to blame.