As the senseless prohibition of cannabis wanes, a booming industry has emerged across North America, complete with handy apps for our Androids and iPhones that help better our experiences with marijuana. We think the five cannabis apps listed here are some of the best available, so make sure you have plenty of free space on your phone and get ready to download.

Leafly
Whether you need to know where the closest dispensary is or what detailed reviews say about the last strain you picked up, the Leafly App is a must-have free download for cannabis lovers. Leafly has been around for a while, and the quality of information it provides, which ranges from cannabis news and videos to social networking sites for marijuana users, is a testament to it's staying power and trustworthiness.

GrowBuddy
If you're ready to start growing cannabis at home, GrowBuddy is a free app that will help you monitor the life cycle, health, and needs of your plants in the form of an interactive journal. GrowBuddy aims to help green-thumbs of every experience level master the art and science of growing marijuana to produce the largest, heartiest harvests of their favorite cannabis strains.

Duby
If you're looking for a safe social networking app to share your cannabis experiences or meet other marijuana users, you need to download Duby. Devoted exclusively to the celebration of marijuana, this free app lets you post pictures and videos of your cannabis escapades anonymously as well as chat with like-minded souls.

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My Canary
The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML) endorsed the My Canary App as a way for cannabis users to accurately detect changes in their personal performance and hopefully exhibit responsible practices while consuming their herb of choice. The My Canary App scientifically tests one's time perception, balance, reaction time, and memory against a personalized performance baseline to evaluate if his or her level or impairment.

Weedmaps
The Weedmaps App offers a comprehensive set of cannabis dispensaries, doctors, and delivery services throughout North America and Europe. Weedmaps lets users browse marijuana strains, user reviews, and local menu listings that are updated on the reg.