We all know that Mary Jane is beautiful—and it’s a beauty that should be admired often. We’re sure you do that anyway, but just in case you need a reminder, here are 10 beautiful bud shots for your viewing pleasure.

Pass the Blueberry Afgoo, Mr. Magoo.

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Each strain has a unique personality according to photographer Erik Christiansen, who captures and features over 170 strains on his website (nugshots) and in his book, GREEN: A Field Guide to Marijuana. For the book, he even noted the smells, tastes, and physical effects he experienced. These closeup shots give new life and detail to marijuana images not seen before.

Weed Zen.

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This shot is a combination of keif and bud arranged in the style of a Zen garden. A beautiful and creative shot. We could see ourselves lounging under that tree.

Pretty lady.

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This female cannabis flower is ready for harvest with gorgeous purple and green accents. The thin leaves points to a Sativa strain that provides users with a euphoric high.

Weed leaf made of weed buds.

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Cannabis buds in the familiar shape of their parents leaf. These are three different strains of marijuana shown at Med Grow Cannabis College in Southfield Michigan.

Cannabis close-up.

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This is an up-close and personal look at a cannabis bud with the mushroom-looking trichomes that ooze aromatics and oils with THC and CBD. When dried these trichomes become the concentrate called keif.

Party favors?

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These digitally enhanced cannabis buds show extremely vibrant colors in a perfectly formed cola. Despite their enhancement, they still look mighty smokable.

Who’s your Granddaddy?

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This is a shot of Granddaddy Purple cannabis from the Indica plant producing cerebral euphoria and a relaxing high. Introduced in 2003 from California, this strain has become a rising star in the cannabis world.

Jack the Ripper Train Wrecked the Trinity.

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The Chernobyl strain is a mix of Train Wreck, Jack the Ripper and Trinity and falls into the sativa category. This strain has a hint of lime and citrus and encourages you to enjoy your day without the haze. Perfect for a summer’s day.

Rick Ross knows what’s up.

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Rapper Rick Ross shows off a massive cannabis bud on his Instagram account. Rick Ross has been very outspoken on his marijuana use within his songs and media—despite being arrested multiple times on specific marijuana charges. You can’t have it all, right?

Marijuana Morgan Hybrid.

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We just can’t help ourselves.

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