The Apothecarium may be the first cannabis brand to run afoul of the city's restrictions on chain stores. For now, the dispensary is the first marijuana business to enter what used to be forbidden territory, a last frontier: the Marina.
Working person, homeboy, hipster, Muni-rider: You all use cannabis, you all buy cannabis, and on a stretch of Mission Street between Cesar Chavez and the Daly City border, a few minutes apart from one another, there's a dispensary that embodies you.
Cannabidiol, otherwise known as CBD, is a non-psychoactive property of the pot plant known for its particularly medicinal qualities. That means we can cure what ails us without losing our heads.