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In Praise of Haze: Strain Profile

Are you looking for a cannabis product that is uplifting, euphoric, and even psychedelic? Do you like to be physically active while high? Looking for a burst of motivation and creativity? Meet the Haze strain – one of most the cheerful and energetic branches of the sativa family. The Buzz Haze has long been adored amongst cannabis afficionados for its long lasting, uplifting and euphoric “head high.”  This is truly a fun strain, which is…

Indica Roundup

There is something to really appreciate about a good indica.  Here, we showcase some of the awesome indica and indica-dominant cannabis products available at TOKE Cannabis! Animal Mints by Back Forty Animal Mints is a popular choice for indica lovers!  It is a cross between the strains Animal Cookies and SinMint Cookies. The Animal Mints strain is rather strong – at 22% THC  - and it can reach even higher potencies of up to 25%. …

For the Love of Jack: All about Jack Herer

Jack Herer is one of our favourite strains of cannabis ever.  The bud, the buzz, the activist and the author:  Who was Jack Herer, and why is there a bomb strain of weed named after him? The bud Jack Herer is a sativa dominant hybrid by Sensi Seeds, which was developed in the Netherlands in the 80s or 90s.  It is a very popular strain which has won numerous awards, including the High Times Cannabis…

Rastafari

For many, smoking cannabis can be a spiritual experience, a way to commune with the natural world around us.  In this blog post, we at TOKE Cannabis honour the Rastafari, a spiritual community which emerged in the 1930s in Jamaica, for whom cannabis plays a central role in their practices. There are an estimated 700,000-1,000,000 Rastafari across the world - mostly living in Jamaica, but also in diaspora communities around the world, including here in…

The Afghani Strain: Profile

The Afghani strain: profile Afghani, (aka Afghanistan or Afghan) is one of the most popular cannabis strains the world has ever seen.  Afghani is a strain of indica famous for its high THC content, sweet and earthy flavours, and for inducing a deep state of relaxation and euphoria.  It is a strain often used to treat insomnia, (as well as pain and stress).  This dank, resinous strain been described as “a good nightcap" which produces…

The perfect Halloween weed… trick-or-treat yourself!

Halloween is a time for spooky neighbourhood walks, masquerading in a costume of your own creation and fantasy, re-watching your favourite scary movies, and of course, chowing down on boatloads of mouth-watering Halloween candy.  What better time to hit up the cannabis store, or make an order for cannabis delivery from your favourite online dispensary!  Here are some tips on cannabis products to really enhance your Halloween experience! Halloween is one of our favourite times…

Hemp vs. Cannabis – What’s the Difference?

Despite a large amount of information available online, fueled by ongoing research and updated reports on the matter, there is still a huge information gap about hemp

CANNABIS: AN ALTERNATIVE TO TREAT ANXIETY

CANNABIS TO TREAT ANXIETY In times of COVID 19, anxiety disorders have become more frequent in the workplace

5 Aspects of Cannabis Culture We’re Sure to Honour in the Legal Cannabis Space

At TOKE, we realize that we wouldn’t be here if it weren’t for the culture, advocacy, lobbying,

5 Historical Customs That Used Cannabis

5 Historical Customs That Used Cannabis Cannabis has been a topic of conversation and on the minds of many Canadians in the last several years, particularly leading up to