First Florida Marijuana Dispensary Opens Tuesday

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July 25, 2016

Florida’s first marijuana dispensary will open Tuesday at 800 Capital Circle SE, Tallahassee.

Licensed cannabis grower and distributor Trulieve won the race among the state’s six medical cannabis licensees to open the state’s first retail location. It will sell its proprietary high-CBD, low-THC strain of marijuana named Vita Jay, and has plans for a stronger strain on the horizon.

To do so, according  to Trulieve CEO Kim Rivers, the company had to complete a rigorous 2,000-page application that was “very technical,” and pass the consequent inspections from the Department of Health.

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