They share plenty — western states with rugged mountains, lots of free spirits, a passion for craft brewing and loads of legal cannabis. But when it comes to marijuana, California and Colorado are not twins. California’s legal cannabis market is much larger (it’s the biggest in the world). And pot grows like a weed outdoors in much of the state; in high, dry Colorado outdoor cultivation is a tougher challenge.
The dispensary marketplace is a lively bazaar, with established brands and entrepreneurs every day coming up with new products — everything from chewing gums to nasal sprays to CBD-packed concentrates and massage lotions.
By Doug Brown | January 10, 2017 | The Cannabis Business Times
The sativa-heavy hybrid is #1 in Colorado, #1 in Washington, #1 in California. Here's why.
They've been selling a lot of legal weed in Colorado and Washington, but they've been selling a whole lot of one strain in particular: Blue Dream. According to a report from Colorado-based retail pot industry number-crunchers BDS Analytics, the sativa-dominant hybrid originating in Northern California was the top-selling strain in both states.