Lists

Photos: Ten Colorado Businesses That Sound Like Dispensaries But Aren't

Page 3 of 5

Number 6: Healing Roots Natural Medicine 1574 York Street, Denver

Healing Roots Natural Medicine's moniker features four words that frequently wind up in dispensary names, and the website description of the business sounds mighty MMJ-shop-like. One excerpt reads: "Rather than merely focusing on and addressing symptoms, we seek to understand and correct the imbalance that is causing them. It is this approach that makes the medicine practiced at Healing Roots both curative and preventive." But the approach is naturopathic, not weed-centric.

Number 5: Herbs & Arts 2015 East Colfax, Denver

The herbs in question, as noted by the shop's website: "ritual & magickal oils and incense" made in the store.

Continue to keep counting down our list of ten Colorado businesses that sound like dispensaries but aren't.
KEEP WESTWORD FREE... Since we started Westword, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Denver, and we'd like to keep it that way. With local media under siege, it's more important than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" program, allowing us to keep offering readers access to our incisive coverage of local news, food and culture with no paywalls.
Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
Contact: Michael Roberts

Latest Stories