Now that cannabis is recreational in California, old and new consumers are visiting dispensaries for their very first time, entering a world of weed products that may inspire a number of questions for budtenders. A budtender is the person behind the counter at a cannabis dispensary, there to help consumers choose which cannabis strains and products will best fulfill their wants and needs. Every dispensary is different, but most new consumers don't realize that in addition to a number of other misconceptions they believe are true for budtenders.

Fortunately, Civilized sat down with budtenders from all over Los Angeles to learn about cannabis culture and dispensaries in our weekly series Ask A Budtender. In this episode of the series, the budtenders discuss the biggest misconceptions consumers make about their job.