All in-store staff are required to maintain good hygiene practices, which include frequent hand washing, regular sanitizer use, and glove-changing. blüm uses a third-party cleaning staff to continuously sanitize and disinfect surfaces, including our tablets, counters and handrails. All kiosks are routinely disinfected and sanitized, as well as all high-traffic areas.
blüm has also increased its delivery staff to provide cannabis to those self-quarantining safely at home.
blüm is a legal and fully-licensed California cannabis retailer. All cannabis products sold in our stores are tested on a full-spectrum panel for potency, heavy metals and pesticides.
Medical and recreational cannabis shoppers have access to the same products. However, medical cannabis purchasers are able to buy up to 8 ounces of cannabis flower. Additionally, any qualified patient who possesses a Medical Marijuana Identification Card issued under section 11362.71 of the Health and Safety Code is exempt from paying the sales and use taxes on purchases of medicinal cannabis.
Please be aware that the tax exemption in the Revenue and Taxation Code only applies to sales and use tax. The exemption does not apply to the 15% excise tax or other taxes that may apply to the purchase of cannabis goods.
More information about the Medical Marijuana Identification Card Program, including how to apply for a card, is available on the California Department of Public Health’s website.
Yes, you can shop at blüm. We accept any U.S. or state government-issued photo ID, as long as it is not expired. Customers from foreign countries must use their passport for identification.
The only item you will need is a government-issued photo ID that is not expired. This includes driver’s licenses and passports. You do not need a medical marijuana prescription to shop at blüm cannabis retail store locations.
Not at all! blüm accepts debit, credit, and cash in-store.
As a licensed California cannabis retailer, we are required to close our tills at 10 PM sharp. In order to ensure that your order can be processed, our Last Call to order any products is begins at 9:30 PM.
No. There is an additional 15% California Cannabis Excise Tax and California Sales Tax of 10.25% added to your purchase. Cannabis retailers in the City of Oakland and San Leandro are required to charge a local tax of 5% on cannabis products.
Depends on the holiday and store location. Check back here because we will update this section with any upcoming holiday hours, if applicable.
We don’t want to let the cat out of the bag just yet, but we may have additional locations opening up in the future (shhh). To stay up-to-date on what we’re doing, you can sign up for our newsletter on our homepage.
All online orders are available for in-store pickup at all of our locations!
We offer delivery at no additional charge within a 30-mile radius of our Santa Ana location with minimum purchase of $50. That’s right. No delivery fees! We deliver within 30 miles of our Santa Ana store.
blüm cannot ship cannabis products. We know we have some cannabis fans in other states and other countries who would love to purchase from our menu. We cannot send these guests’ products through the mail, but we look forward to serving them in person during their next visit to California!
Some types of cannabis flower have high THC and some have high CBD, but they are ultimately the same plant. High-CBD flower smells and tastes just like “normal” cannabis. If you’re still a little skeptical, test it out for yourself—we think you’ll love our CBD flower. Just visit any of our Santa Ana, Oakland, and San Leandro menus!
Marijuana tea and other marijuana beverages will have the same effects as a standard marijuana edible.
Cannabis-infused drinks have the same benefits as all other types of edibles—mind effects, body effects, and the anti-inflammatory properties of some of the active compounds found in cannabis.
You can use topical CBD for anything you would like to use it for! Try out a variety of products and see what works best. We look forward to helping you find the best topical for your lifestyle and needs.
You can use your topical CBD as often as you would like. Some studies have indicated that regular use of CBD products improves its efficacy. Try adding it to your daily or weekly routine and see what works best for you.
CBD is not psychoactive, so you should not notice any psychoactive effects. Some recent studies have indicated that CBD use may decrease stress and have other positive mental effects and therapeutic benefits, but further studies are recommended.
Any cannabis product purchased in our store should have dosing suggestions included on the box or bottle. Please consult your product’s instructions to find out what your appropriate dosage is.
As with CBD oils, your product will have dosing guidelines on the box or bottle it came in. With THC, start slow and give yourself a low dose, then increase as necessary.
Because CBD is not psychoactive, the only effect you will likely notice is lower inflammation. The amount of time it takes to notice these effects will vary by the individual and the dosage. We recommend consulting a medical professional for any medical advice on CBD products.
A dab pen is a device used to vaporize and consume cannabis concentrates.
Using a dab pen is an easy and convenient way to consume cannabis concentrates. Because the concentrate is vaporized, instead of burned, using a dab pen is different from smoking.
We do not offer a first-time discount. However, we do have a loyalty program that guests can redeem for rewards.
blüm offers a rewards program for our loyal customers! For every 200 points a customer receives through the program, the customer receives $10 off their next purchase.
Sign up with your preferred location today!
The Company reserves the right to change, alter, revise and/or cancel the loyalty program at any point and for any reason whatsoever which may include setting time limits within which a customer may use the points. Moreover, there is no guarantee that should the Company switch to another system that the points will transfer and/or be redeemable which could result in the customer losing any accrued but unused points.
Unfortunately, we cannot conduct proxy returns. Whoever purchased the product will need to request the return.
In order to remain compliant with the Bureau of Cannabis Control regulations, a cannabis retailer must keep records of products purchased and track them accordingly.
No, blüm does not sell personal information of any of our customers.
blüm uses personal data to better serve our customers. This includes improving our product selection, website, and the effectiveness of marketing campaigns or promotions. Personal data is also used to meet any compliance obligations.
blüm uses encryption technology to help protect personal data.
We share your information with vendors who help us with specialized services, including email and text message deployment, analytics, marketing, and data processing. These service providers are allowed to use your contact information to help us provide our services and not for any other purpose.
If you request, we will delete or anonymize your personal data so that it is no longer personally identifying. You can make a deletion request by completing and submitting our information delete request form.