Lakeland is a city in Polk County, Florida, along Interstate 4 east of Tampa. The westernmost city in Polk County, it is part of the Tampa Bay Area. It’s nickname is the Swan City. Citrus growing in Lakeland dates back to the early settlers who planted trees in the area in the 1850s, and and in 1990, Lakeland made its Hollywood debut when the Southgate Shopping Center was featured in the movie Edward Scissorhands. If you’re looking to manicure your own trees and purchase some cannabis in Lakeland, you can locate a dispensary with PotGuide.