The Botanist in Wickliffe, the first Cleveland-area medical marijuana dispensary, open for business

WICKLIFFE, Ohio — In the middle of a shopping plaza bookended by a restaurant and tax services agency, Greater Cleveland’s first medical marijuana dispensary opened Wednesday.

The Botanist, located at 30133 Euclid Avenue Suite C, opened its doors at noon to a line of patients and caregivers eager to get their hands on medical marijuana cultivated in Ohio.

This marks the second Botanist location in Northeast Ohio. The Botanist in Canton was one of the first dispensaries to open in the state on Jan. 16.

Three weeks later, and Greenleaf Apothecaries LLC has opened its Wickliffe location. Greenleaf has plans to operate a total of five dispensaries in Ohio, with stores in Akron, Cleveland and Columbus slated to open in the coming months, COO Kate Nelson said Wednesday on’s Facebook Live.

Patients and caregivers will begin their visit to The Botanist at the front

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