Root Down is a top-shelf producer and our Fresh Farm Friday featured farm this month! As a result, we want to give you the rundown on their hottest new genetics. Whether you’re more of a sativa fan or an indica enjoyer, they’ve got you covered. Plus, no matter what strain you get, you’re still getting Root Down’s gorgeous frosty buds that are sure to impress.
About Root Down
Located in Airway Heights, Root Down is a Tier 2, producer/processor, of high-quality cannabis flower, prerolls and concentrates. Root Down continually strives to innovate with new products while maintaining the level of excellence their customers have come to expect. They have some of the frostiest top-shelf flower on the market. In addition, they are always playing around with genetics to bring you some of the newest and most unique strains available.
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The classic and well-loved Apple Fritter is finally available from Root Down! This hybrid cross of Animal Cookies and Sour Apple is sure to impress with its delicious flavor profile and wonderfully intoxicating high. On the inhale, you’ll get notes of apple and cheesy pastry just like the tasty treat this strain is named after. Once the high hits, you’ll feel euphoric, happy, and utterly relaxed. This hybrid strain is great for any time of day thanks to its balanced high that isn’t sedating or overly energetic. So, pick up some Apple Fritter from Root Down!
Buddha’s Hand is a sativa-dominant hybrid that crosses Lemon Thai and Snow Lotus. The result is a citrusy strain with a hint of sage with a smell that’ll brighten any room. Smoking this strain will have you feeling energetic, focused, and even a little aroused without making you feel sleepy. This is a great strain for anyone looking for that little pep in their step without smoking a full-on sativa strain. So, if you’re looking for a balanced and focused high, pick up some Buddha’s Hand from Root Down!
Geldaos is the sweet child of Gelato #25 and Do-Si-Dos. This strain is sweet, floral, and a little earthy making for a delicious and smooth smoke. Once you smoke Gelados, you’ll feel relaxed, happy, and may even catch a case of the giggles. As a result, this strain is great for chilling out at home or smoking with friends on a Friday night. So, if you’re looking for something sweet that’ll get you feeling giddy, pick up some Gelados from Root Down!
Garlic Budder is a cross of Fortune Cookies and GMO that exhibits many of the same characteristics as GMO. The flavor profile of this strain has notes of garlic and butter (if you couldn’t tell by the name) with a nutty finish. Once you smoke Garlic Budder, you’ll be feeling euphoric, uplifted, and focused making it a great daytime strain. So, if you like savory strains that lift you up without putting you in the couch, pick up some Garlic Budder from Root Down!
Garlissimo, a personal favorite among many of the budtenders here at Cinder, is the ultimate hybrid experience. This strain crosses Garlic Cookies and Gushers for a strain unlike any other. Every time I’ve picked up this strain, the buds have been astonishingly purple with that gorgeous layer of trichome frost you can expect from most of Root Down’s flower. The smell exudes notes of citrus and earth with the smallest hint of fruit on the end. The high is ultimately relaxing as it calms you down, lifts you up, and gets you feeling a bit sleepy. So, if you need something to help you wind down at the end of the day, consider picking up some Garlissimo from Root Down!
Ice Cream Cake
Coming in with a well-beloved indica, we have Ice Cream Cake. This Wedding Cake x Gelato #33 cross offers up a sweet dessert flavor profile with notes of vanilla, butter, and sweet sugar. Smoking this strain will have you feeling relaxed, sleepy, and may leave you with a slight case of the munchies. As a result, this is a great strain to smoke in the latter half of a busy day when you really just need to sit down and de-stress. So, if you’re looking for the ultimate after-work treat, try some Ice Cream Cake from Root Down!
Jungle Lava, another strain that has quickly become the favorite of many, is an indica-heavy cross of Lava Cake and Jungle Cake that’s sure to impress. The flavor profile of this strain is sweet and citrusy with a hint of grape. You’ll melt into relaxation when you smoke Jungle Lava as its happy and sleepy side effects take hold. So, if you’re looking to melt deep into the couch, pick up some Jungle Lava from Root Down!
Marz is a hybrid cross of Animal Mints and Blowpops that totes notes of citrus, gas, and herbaceous spice. When you smoke Marz, you’ll be hit with a burst of euphoria that will slowly melt into a sleepy relaxation. So, if you’re looking for a heavy euphoria-inducing hybrid, try some Marz from Root Down!
I was recommended this strain by our beloved budtender Samantha recently and haven’t been able to get enough since! Memory Loss is a sativa cross of Amnesia Haze and Face Off OG that offers a sativa high like no other. I normally don’t react well to smoking sativas, but I love Memory Loss! The high it gives you the energy you’re looking for without making you feel frantic and overwhelmed. It manages to provide a stoney giggly sense of relaxation without making you sleepy. As for the taste, this strain is sweet and citrusy with an ammonia finish. So, if you want to try a sativa that isn’t overly energetic, try some Memory Loss from Root Down!
Last, but certainly not least, is Shredder. This cross of Golden Goat and Blueberry Cookies is a delicious smoke with notes of sweet berry and tropical fruit. Shredder will have you feeling energetic, happy, and uplifted after the first toke. So, if you’re looking for the perfect daytime strain, try some Shredder from Root Down!
Products listed are available at Cinder locations: Cinder North, 6010 N Division St, Spokane, Wa 99208; Cinder Downtown, 927 W 2nd Ave, Spokane, WA 99201; and Cinder Valley, 1421 N Mullen Rd B, Spokane Valley, Wa 99206
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