Star signs and cannabis strains: February 2022 horoscopes
Ah, February — the month of love, commitment, and acts of service. February also starts off with the Lunar New Year on February 1! Welcome to the year of the Tiger.
The Tiger represents compassion and strength — a reminder that we can be soft without compromising our strength, like a potent, buttery concentrate fresh from the dispensary.
On February 3 Mercury returns to direct motion. Breath that collective sigh of relief. On February 14 Mercury is in Aquarius. Some relationship drama might be on the menu this Valentine’s Day, but don’t let that stop you from putting yourself out there. February 18, we enter sweet, sensitive Pisces season. The littlest gestures will leave you feeling the most grateful in the coming weeks. So, embrace Cupid’s arrow and buckle up for a month of feelings.
February horoscopes for every sign
Happy February, Aquarius! This month is shaping up to be a mix of cheer and challenge. We start things off bright and hopeful with the Lunar New Year on February 1. We are now in the Year of the Tiger. Channel that strength the rest of the month when things get hard and you should be set.
Your ruler, Uranus, is in direct motion this month. On February 3, Mercury leaves its retrograde motion and returns direct. Things should lighten up briefly. Then, on Valentine’s Day (February 14), Mercury enters your sign for a … challenging Valentine’s Day treat. This energy will be a little chaotic, but if you’re prepared for it, you’ll likely come out of it unscathed. Then you can celebrate a second coming of Valentine’s Day when Pisces season starts on February 18. Buckle up, light up, do whatever you have to do to make it through the rough patches this month. You’ve got this!
February strain: If you’re looking for a spark this month, you might try a bowl of Green Love Potion. This indica strain has hints of lavender and users report its effects are great for a date night spent indoors.
Happy February, Pisces! January is in the rearview mirror, thank Cupid! What a cold and dark month that was. February starts off bright and cheerful with the Lunar New Year on the first of the month. Welcome to the year of the Tiger! You’ve got lots of strength left in you to carry you through the year.
Your ruler, Neptune, is in direct motion this month. On February 14, Mercury enters into Aquarius. This should make for an interesting Valentine’s Day. You might have to work a little harder to see the love in your life, but it’s certainly there. Get to know your partner’s love language intimately this month. Consider it an act of service (a Pisces’ favorite love language). On February 18 we celebrate YOU season! A fantastic few weeks of emotional maturity and open dialogue await us all. You’re worthy of so much love, Pisces!
February strain: California is a state of mind. If you need an excuse to feel laid-back this month, spark a joint rolled with California Love OG. This hybrid strain is great for heady effects and a tasty, earthy profile. Users love it for its mellow vibes and the fact that you can smoke California Love OG in the middle of the day and still get things done.
Happy Valentine’s Month, Aries! It’s shaping up to be a festive month for fire signs. Because you tolerate the ebbs and flows of life better than most, a little Mercury in Aquarius (February 14) on Valentine’s Day, shouldn’t throw off your romantic plans too much.
Your ruler, Mars, is in direct motion this month so motivation should be high. Mars sextile Neptune on February 23 should also turn up the flames in your relationship. So, it could be smart to plan a little Valentine’s Day part 2 for your boo around that time.
February strain: If you’re looking to make a lasting impression on someone special this month, you could share a bowl of Love Potion with your honey. This strain is 70% sativa and users report that it does wonders for their collective libidos.
Happy February, Taurus! Being the luxury-lovers of the Zodiac, Bulls can and expect to be pampered this month. The Lunar New Year on February 1 is a great time to recalibrate and set new goals for the coming year. On February 3, Mercury goes direct. With the random retrograde mood swings subsiding, now is the time to communicate your needs clearly with your partner.
Mercury enters Aquarius on February 14 — the day of love — just to spice things up for everyone. If you a strain in your relationship, sit tight. Things will improve in the coming weeks. The start of Pisces season on February 18 should rectify any feelings that were hurt through miscommunications earlier in the month. All in all, you will find February to be a pretty calm month — can’t ask for much more than that these days.
February strain: Whether you take the opportunity to celebrate romantic love, platonic love, or you celebrate with your animal friends, Poochie Love is a delightful sativa strain that pairs well with feelings of companionship. Users report this bud has a fast-acting cerebral buzz that is mild and very enjoyable with a meal or when shared with someone you care about.
You made it through January, Gemini. The coldest harshest month of the year is behind you and now you get to celebrate the month of love! Geminis are adept at making close friendships so if there isn’t a romantic interest in your life this month, have no fear. There is still plenty to celebrate.
The Lunar New Year kicks the month off on February 1. This begins the Year of the Tiger — energy that you can identify with. On February 3, Mercury goes direct in Capricorn. You might find that some of your loftier goals for the year now feel unattainable. It’s okay to switch gears and try new things.
On February 14, we celebrate Valentine’s Day and Mercury’s dance into Aquarius. Pisces season begins on February 18. All of that to say that the theme for the second half of the month is “feelings.” So buckle up and prepare to be the warm ear to friends who rely on your chipper and upbeat attitude.
February strain: Whether your love life is great or on the rocks, it’s nothing a bowl of Love Potion #9 and a good nap can’t fix. This indica strain is great for those nights you need a little extra push to go to sleep. Users report that it’s great for busting up bad moods or setting the tone for a romantic night in.
Happy February, Cancer! This month should be relatively smooth and have some sweet moments, too. Everything starts with the Lunar New Year on February 1. As we celebrate the incoming Year of the Tiger, remember that it’s courageous to share your true feelings. This is a great month to be ruled by the moon.
Mercury returns to direct motion this month on February 3. Speaking of Mercury, it enters Aquarius on Valentine’s Day, February 14. Kind of an odd pairing for the day of love, but you’ll weather any weird vibes well. The full moon in Leo on February 16 will also offer a chance to give and receive love in its purest forms. Be on the lookout for others’ subtle love languages. You are surrounded by more support than you may think.
February strain: Whatever kind of love you’re celebrating this month, Love is Love is a fantastic hybrid strain to share with those closest to you. Pack a bowl and watch a movie or take in the night sky. Users report this strain is great for life’s daily aches and pains and that the effects last a long time — perfect for a relaxing night shared with someone special.
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Happy Love Month, Leo! You made it through January — quite the feat for a sign ruled by the sun because, well, there wasn’t a lot of that to go around in January. But, on to the next! This month kicks off with the Chinese Lunar New Year on February 1. This is the Year of the Tiger. Lions can relate to the powerful, graceful energy that the Tiger brings.
Mercury returns to direct motion on February 3. We celebrate Valentine’s Day and Mercury’s dance into Aquarius on February 14. This is something of a disjointed pairing, but your love life shouldn’t suffer too much. Your ruler is in Pisces beginning on February 18. We begin a season of big feelings and emotional intelligence. Be open to receiving others’ love, even if it is spoken in a different language than the love language you speak. You’ve got a lot of energy coming your way this month — use it wisely.
February strain: In the month of big feelings, Big Love is an ideal hybrid strain to take along for the ride. This bud has a delicious aromatic profile and users report that the buzz is moderate with soothing body effects.
Happy February, Virgo! You made it through the coldest month of the year. Time for some warmth and love to come your way! February 1 is the Chinese Lunar New Year. This is the Year of the Tiger. Take that strong, compassionate, and graceful energy and pour it into those you love this month.
Your ruler, Mercury, has a busy month. It goes direct on February 3. Then, on February 14 (Valentine’s Day), it enters Aquarius. This brings some interesting love energy to the table. Be prepared for frank and open discussions with your boo. Not necessarily a super romantic vibe, but you’ll get through it unscathed, nonetheless.
February strain: Whether you have a valentine or not this month, you can celebrate with a bowl of Love Triangle. This hybrid strain features an earthy profile and sweet tastes. Users report that this is a top-tier strain and that it’s a great nap-time smoke.
You made it to February, Libra! This month has a lot to celebrate. To start, the Chinese Lunar New Year is on February 1. This begins the Year of the Tiger. Take that strength and grace with you into the next year and you’re sure to knock it out of the park.
Your ruler, Venus, is in direct motion, which bodes well considering it’s the month of love. Mercury goes back into direct motion on February 3, and then enters Aquarius on February 14 — Valentine’s Day. This might bring some conflicting energy to your romantic life, but clear and concise communication should stave off any major damage. Be on the lookout for opportunities to share love with the people who need it the most around you. It’s been an incredibly tough few years for many. Even the smallest act of kindness goes a long way.
February strain: If you’ve been hungry for love this month, pack a bowl of Pure Love. This indica-dominant strain is known for its appetite-expanding effects and users report that this is a wonderful bud to pair with a meal and a friend (or love interest). Remember, Mary Jane is always willing to be your valentine.
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Happy Valentine’s Month, Scorpio! You are going to make Cupid proud this month. Things start off very strong with the Lunar New Year on February 1. We begin the Year of the Tiger! Graceful and courageous energy abounds.
Your rulers, Mars and Pluto are in direct motion this month. Finances and business should be stable for the next four weeks. Mercury returns to direct motion on February 3, and then Mercury enters Aquarius on Valentine’s Day (February 14). This might cause some kerfuffles in the love department, but don’t get overwhelmed just yet because we enter Pisces season on February 18. This will herald in a period of emotional maturity and strong communication. You will have a delightful time with those you love this month. Look for every opportunity to remind the people you love just how special they are to you.
February strain: Whether it’s a fling or something that’s built to last, pack a bowl of True Love to celebrate the Month of Love. This hybrid strain is known for its cerebral effects and users report that it tastes delicious. So, kick back and make a night of it — solo or with someone you love.
You survived, January, Sag. What a feat! It was cold, it was dark, and yet here you are. You’ll be capitalizing on that energy on the first of the month when we celebrate the Lunar New Year. This year is the Year of the Tiger. Strength, courage, and wisdom abound. Use this energy to manifest good things into your love life.
Your ruler, Jupiter, is in direct motion this month. On February 3, Mercury returns to forward motion, and then on Valentine’s Day (February 14), Mercury enters mercurial Aquarius. If this puts a damper on your Valentine’s Day plans, have no fear — Pisces season begins on February 18. You can plan Valentine’s Day Part 2 with your honey when the season of emotional intuitiveness starts (Pisces are great, aren’t they?).
February strain: Whether you have big plans to celebrate Valentine’s Day or you’ve got a low-key date on the books, you can still take a trip on the Love Boat. This hybrid strain is known for its calming effects and earthy tastes. Users report that this bud helps them unwind from everyday stressors. Share a bowl with someone you love and let Cupid sweep you up in the moment.
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Happy Love Month, Cap! Things start off bright and hopeful with the Lunar New Year on February 1. It’s now the Year of the Tiger! Channel that gracious, strong energy and you can face any number of work and romantic obstacles coming your way this month (or the next).
Your ruler, Saturn, is in direct motion this month. Communication should be open and direct. On February 3, Mercury goes direct (you can release the tension in your shoulders now). Then, on Valentine’s Day, Mercury waltzes into Aquarius. Kind of an odd pairing that might lead to some minor relationship strife (or strife in your business communications), but the beginning of Pisces season on February 18 should herald in some emotional levity. All in all, you should make it through this month happy and healthy.
February strain: It’s a great month to be in love, Cap. Whatever that means to you, celebrate it with a bowl of One Love. This is an incredibly mellow hybrid with cerebral effects and a very pleasant aroma. Pack a bowl and toast to love in all its forms.