is cbd flower legal? 🌻
⭐ well it’s a little bit complicated, as there’s two views on the legality of it…leaving it in a grey area
⚠️ cbd dry flower products from hemp are legally categorised the same way as cannabis.
🌱possessing any part of cannabis and hemp plants remains illegal in the UK when you don’t have a special license to grow them.
💊for the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971, it remains illegal to cultivate cannabis (a controlled drug) and is therefore illegal to possess any part of the cannabis plant.
🚫 this means that even though hemp flowers may fit into the legal THC limit for CBD products (less than 0.3%) and is also non-psychoactive; since they are considered to be part of the cannabis plant, they are illegal.
❕however, this grey area remains because, the law can be interpreted in a different way….
✅ as the flower is not being processed into an extract and is being kept its original form – it remains legal in the UK as it fits all the criteria relating to legal cbd products.
🚬 If you prefer to smoke your cbd over edibles – it can be a useful product as its packed with cbd, cbg, supporting cannabinoids and terpenes which initiates the entourage effect
⭐ just make sure if you do choose to make this purchase of a ‘grey area’ product you are buying from a reputable source that can trace where the flower has come from and that it has been tested.
cbd and cbg working together
CBD and CBG are both compounds found in the hemp plant, and they are thought to have similar mechanisms of action by interacting with the