Glossary

  • CBD – also known as Cannabidiol is one of over 100 known cannabinoids founds in the cannabis plant.
  • THC -Tetrahydrocannabinol, the component that causes the feeling of being high. All of the products offered by us are below the legal limit for THC, many have no THC at all.
  • Cannabis – also known as Marijuana and hemp is a plant that has multiple strains which exhibit different traits E.g. high CBD content, high THC content, low in cannabinoids etc…
  • Hemp – also known as industrial hemp is any cannabis strain recognized as having a very low THC content and is often grown for Textile and fabric uses as well as for the extraction of CBD.
  • Entourage Effect – this phenomenon results when the many components within the cannabis plant interact with the human body to produce a stronger influence than any one of those components alone – it’s a synergistic effect.
  • Full Spectrum – full spectrum means all parts of the plant are used including terpenes and trace amounts of THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol) as well as other cannabinoids. Products made with full spectrum plant material encourage the entourage effect and are generally better received by the endocannabinoid receptors in the human body.
  • Broad Spectrum – The main difference between broad and full spectrum is that broad contains everything apart from THC whereas THC is included in full spectrum.
  • Shatter – Shatter is a term used to describe a type of cannabis concentrate, known as butane hash oil (BHO). BHO is made by using butane to extract cannabinoids and terpenes from cannabis plant matter
  • Tincture – a tincture is extracted from a plant in an alcohol solution.
  • CBD Flower – CBD flower is the raw, dried flower of the Cannabis plant and is also referred to as buds.
  • Isolate – is a pure, crystalline powder that contains 99% pure CBD. CBD isolate contains only CBD. All the plant matter contained in the hemp plant, including oils, waxes, chlorophyll, and more are removed, offering a finished product that’s CBD and nothing more.