The Entourage Effect

Written by Ronan Beadnall Now I know what you’re thinking, Entourage was a show in the mid noughties right? And yes, you would be right, but the show is also an accurate depiction of what the entourage effect really is. The dictionary definition of entourage is ‘a group attending or surrounding an important person’. The important person in our context is the Cannabinoids (CBD,…

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A Brief History of Cannabis…

What is the difference between hemp and marijuana and how do they relate to Cannabis? Hemp plants are defined as any cannabis plant that has 0.3% or less of THC, the psychoactive element of the plant which makes users ‘high’. Marijuana is the term used to classify varieties of Cannabis that contain more than 0.3%…

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What are Terpenes?

What is that beautiful fruity or musky smell from your hemp flowers? That my friend, is terpenes. Terpenes are the sugar, spice and everything nice that are produced in the plant.  Each dominant terpene in a strain gives it its unique smell and flavor. There are more than 20,000 terpenes in existence, produced in a huge variety of plants. There…

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The Wonderful World of Cannabinoids

Written by Ronan Beadnall What exactly are cannabinoids? Many of you will have heard of CBD and THC, but there is a wide array of lesser known cannabinoids out there hiding away until we can isolate them from the rest. THC, or Delta 9-Tetrahydrocannabinol as it is affectionately known by the scientific community, is one I’m sure many people are familiar with. It was a…

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Welcome to the Little Collins CBD Blog

Hi There! Welcome to the Little Collins CBD Blog. We specialise in high-quality CBD hemp flowers, house-made tea and ‘Melbourne’ coffee. Our core values of sustainability, fairness and health drive everything we do. We started this blog to inform people about Hemp, CBD and cannabis legislation in general. We will update the blog with information…

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