A new dispensary named Wyllow has opened in the South Robertson neighborhood of Los Angeles, which features a unique design that may appeal to people new to shopping for weed. Wyllow features a sumptuous, stylish interior designed by Singapore-based design studio Space Objekt. Colored lines of neon lights traverse the space and are reflected in […]
For years, Los Angeles’ Cannabis Social Equity Program felt slow and cumbersome to get up and running, leading to delays and financial losses for applicants. But by 2022, the program has grown to be the largest and most robust of its kind in the country. The culture and industry of cannabis in the world’s largest market is showing signs of a revolution brought on by a new wave of Social Equity entrepreneurs who are determined to reinvest in their communities and to create generational wealth.
This past month we saw several new strains hit the California weed market. Here’s a look at trendy new flavors that are available on dispensary shelves.
Cartel Money and the Backpack Boyz visited the Los Angeles Backpack Boyz dispensary on 4/20 to drop two new strains for the recreational market. Fans came out for the rare So Cal sighting of the Cartel Money crew.
On Saturday, April 16th LA weed seed cultivator Masonic (Masonic’s on Fairfax) held a “Free Seed Day,” the second of a regular giveaway that people travel from all over to attend. Masonic’s Free Seed Day first began last September. The valuable giveaway is a chance for small growers to get a large quantity of top-quality genetics by Masonic and others growers in the community. Masonic has a cult following of loyal growers who look to him for advice, knowledge, and affordable, fire genetics.
The rockstar bassist for the band System of a Down, Shavo has been in the spotlight for decades. In 2018, based on his love and passion for smoking weed, Shavo founded his own weed brand, 22Red. The brand’s name references Shavo’s lucky number 22. It’s a number that follows him around. He was born on April 22nd, among other coincidental associations with the number. For our 4/20 special issue, Visit Hollyweed got the lowdown on what’s coming up for 22Red, what weed Shavo is smoking right now, his bong collection, and new music to look forward to.
A new, limited-edition collection of cannabis products that will go on sale on 4/20 celebrates women-owned brands. Called the Pink Box Project, the curated collection will retail for $60 and has over 12 items covering cannabis flower, edibles, bath products, and accessories.The project’s founder,
Ebony Andersen, says she was inspired by her own experience in the industry and wanted to celebrate people like herself. Andersen is the co-founder (with Whitney Beatty) and CEO of LA social equity dispensary Josephine & Billie’s.
On Saturday, April 16th, B Real and other members of Cypress Hill were on hand for the opening celebration of the new weed dispensary Dr. Greenthumb’s LAX. The dispensary is the first of the Dr. Greenthumb’s chain to be located in LA’s west side and is the third location in LA for the brand. The […]
It was a community event on Saturday at weed dispensary Erb & Arbor, where indie powerhouse brand Doja Exclusive released clones of their famed RS-11 strain. The drop was a collaboration between a family of elite California weed cultivators: Wizard Treez, Doja Exclusive, Deep East, and Seed Junky Genetics. Reps for each brand were in attendance for the event.
LOS ANGELES – Last Thursday the Feathered Underdog Club, an NFT art project and community that has formed online over the past six months, met up in person at Sticker Farmer LAX for the group’s first in-person event. Over one hundred people showed up to the event, many traveling from various parts of California as […]