Where is Purple Star MD, San Francisco located?
Purple Star MD is located in the heart of San Francisco in the Mission District. You will find us at 2520 Mission Street in San Francisco, CA 94110.
Does Purple Star MD deliver cannabis?
Yes. Purple Star MD offers local deliveries in San Francisco daily from 9:30 am – 8:30 pm. We also have deliveries for selected Bay Area cities from 9:30 am 7:30 pm.
***Minimum order requirements apply. See our delivery locations here.
What makes Purple Star MD in San Francisco different from other cannabis dispensaries in the Bay Area?
The most distinctive thing about Purple Star MD is its origination. Purple Star MD has been a veteran in the cannabis-medical marijuana industry. In 2013, we started as a non-profit medical dispensary serving The City’s Mission community serving seniors, veterans, and people affected by chronic illnesses.
As California laws changed and legalization of marijuana was implemented, we continued serving the community by offering daily deals and promotions for medicinal and recreational use. Not only do we offer promotional deals at Purple Star MD, we are also the only dispensary in San Francisco that offers the “always-on” discount for veterans, seniors and those with a doctor’s recommendation.
And we can’t forget to mention the wide range of products we carry. Purple Star MD carries the most products per square footage. That means you will find more products than most dispensaries all in one store! We also have a reputation of carrying best and widest selection of cannabis flower too!
Where in San Francisco am I allowed to smoke weed/cannabis/marijuana legally?
According to the state laws of California, you are not allowed to smoke, vape eat, or use cannabis in any areas where you cannot smoke tobacco. However, smoking in private properties is fine but some buildings or apartments may prohibit smoking or vaping as a part of the lease terms.
Does Purple Star MD accept debit card?
Yes, we accept debit cards and cash payment ONLY. Currently, due to federal restrictions on cannabis banking we cannot accept credit card payments.
What is the minimum age for buying cannabis in San Francisco?
In California, you can buy cannabis if you are 21 or older or if you are 18 or older with a physician’s recommendation.
How much does weed cost at Purple Star MD Dispensary?
The cost of cannabis varies by the product. You can see the product prices under our SHOP tab. Purple Star MD offers competitive pricing and is known to have the best prices compared to other cannabis dispensaries in California. You can also find the daily promotions under the DEALS tab.
What amount of weed can I legally purchase at Purple Star MD?
Under California law, a customer can buy 28.5 grams (1 pounce) of cannabis plant (AKA flower, weed, marijuana). However, if he/she is a medical patient then they can purchase up to 8 ounces of cannabis flowers. For cannabis concentrates, you are allowed 8 grams. per day.
How much are the taxes for cannabis products at Purple Star?
A few different local and state taxes are imposed on the purchase of cannabis by the State Government of California. Well, these taxes largely depend upon the buyers. If the buyer is a recreational customer then the taxes are:
- Purple Star uses a pass-through excise tax. You pay what we pay. If we get a discount you get a discount!
- 625% state and local sales tax
Now, when it comes to medical cannabis patients with a valid MMIC Card, the taxes are:
- The pass through excise tax.
Patients who have a valid Medical Marijuana Identification Card (MMIC) are exempt from sales and use taxes, however, are NOT exempt from the excise tax.