Over the years, Buds & Roses has been recognized by national and Los Angeles-based press and cannabis organizations for both the quality of the retail store itself as well as the stellar cannabis strains that the company cultivates in-house.  Some of the many awards that Buds & Roses have won include:

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Non-High Times Cannabis Cup Awards:
Greenstate Awards by SF Chronicle

Best SoCal Dispensary – Buds & Roses

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Non-High Times Cannabis Cup Awards: Leafly

Best Boutique Dispensary – Buds & Roses

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Non-High Times Cannabis Cup Awards:

Cann Awards by Cannabis Economy

Best New Product – 1st Place – Veganics by Buds & Roses


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Non-High Times Cannabis Cup Awards:

SF “Patient’s Choice Medical Cannabis Cup” 2014

Best Hybrid – 3rd Place – Veganic Strawberry Banana

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High Times Cannabis Cup Wins by Buds & Roses Norcal 2016

Best Hybrid – 1st Place – Vegan Platinum Cookies by Buds & Roses

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High Times Cannabis Cup Wins by Buds & Roses SoCal 2013

Best Sativa – 2nd Place – Veganic Ghost Train Haze #1 by Buds & …
Best Hybrid – 2nd Place – Veganic Tahoe OG by Buds & Roses
Best Hash – 1st Place – Lemon OG Solventless Wax by Buds & …
Best Edible – 3rd Place – Strawberry Lemonade by B&R w/VCC


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High Times Cannabis Cup Wins by Buds & Roses 
SoCal 2012

Best Sativa – 3rd Place – Dutch Treat #5
Best Indica – 2nd Place – Kosher Kush
Best Hybrid – 2nd Place – Veganic Starberry by Buds & Roses
Best Concentrate – 3rd Place – Confidential Mix Solventless Hash
Best Edible – 3rd Place – Aussie Roc Cookie

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Amsterdam 1998-1 (12th Annual High Times Cannabis Cup)

Best New Hemp Product – 1st Place – AJ’s hemp/organic cotton activist apparel company J-Wear Hemp Clothing Company 


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Northern California Cannabis Cup 2013

Third Place Best Hybrid
Veganic Platinum Cookies by Buds & Roses

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Southern California Cannabis Cup 2014

Second Place Best Indica
Veganic LA Confidential by Buds & Roses

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Southern California Cannabis Cup 2016

Second Place Best Topical
Dragon Balm

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Northern California Cannabis Cup 2016

First Place Best Hybrid
Vegan Platinum Cookies by Buds & Roses

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Southern California Cannabis Cup 2017

First Place Best CDB Flower – Veganic Omrita X Hashplant X
Grapestomper by Buds & Roses

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Northern California Cannabis Cup 2017

First Place Best Hybrid
Vegan Mother Pucker

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Greenstate Awards (San Francisco Chronicle)

Best Southern California Dispensary
Buds & Roses

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Leafly Best Boutique Dispensary

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High Times Trailblazer Award 2015

Buds & Roses founder Aaron Justis

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High Times Cannabis Cup Wins by Buds & Roses Norcal 2017

Best Hybrid – 1st Place – Vegan Mother Pucker by Buds & Roses

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High Times Cannabis Cup Wins by Buds & Roses SoCal 2017

Best CBD Flower – 1st Place – Veganic Omrita x Hashplant x Grapestomper by Buds & Roses

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High Times Cannabis Cup Wins by Buds & Roses SoCal 2016

Best Topical – 2nd Place – Dragon Balm

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JUDGE 2015 1st High Times World Cannabis Cup – Jamaica

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Non-High Times Cannabis Cup Awards:

High Times Trailblazer Award 2015

Aaron Justis for Buds & Roses

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High Times Cannabis Cup Wins by Buds & Roses Michigan 2014

Best Hybrid – 3rd Place – Veganic Candyland by Buds & Roses

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High Times Cannabis Cup Wins by Buds & Roses SoCal 2014

Best Indica – 2nd Place – Veganic LA Confidential by Buds & Roses

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High Times Cannabis Cup Wins by Buds & Roses Denver 2013

Best Overall US Flower – 1st Place – Veganic Platinum Cookies
Best Overall US Flower – 2nd Place – Veganic Strawberry Cough
Best Hash – 1st Place – Lemon OG Solventless Wax by Buds & …


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High Times Cannabis Cup Wins by Buds & Roses Seattle 2013

Best Overall US Flower – 1st Place – Veganic Strawberry Cough

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High Times Cannabis Cup Wins by Buds & Roses Norcal 2013

Best Hybrid – 3rd Place – Veganic Platinum Cookies by Buds & Roses


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High Times Cannabis Cup Wins by Buds & Roses Norcal 2012

CBD – 3rd Place – Veganic Harlequin by Buds & Roses
Best Non-Solvent Hash – 1st Place – Solventless Mix Hash

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High Times Cannabis Cup Wins by Buds & Roses Norcal 2011

Best Hybrid – 2nd Place – Veganic Star Dawg