Seattle’s dispensaries raise eyebrows in an ultramodern city that’s becoming known as Silicon Valley North. The scene is mostly old-school pot shops that all carry practically the same selection. Still, we found our gems. Emeralds, if you will.
Washington legalizes the recreational use of cannabis
Although it's small, Seattle has a lovely cannabis culture, led by Vela dispensary
New packaging guidelines hurt the bottom line for producers. Dispensaries and more than 50 percent of producers close. RIP Vela, Bond Oil, and Suncliff
The struggle to survive continues
With only a single growing season due to the rainy weather, 90 percent of Seattle’s flowers are grown indoors.