Cannabis contains terpenes like Myrcene which give it it’s aroma and effects. Myrcene can also be found in thyme, lemon grass, and hops among other common herbs and plants.
Commonly found in: German chamomile flower, candeia tree Cannabis strains: Gorilla Glue, NYC Diesel, Master Kush, Pink Kush, Rockstar, Oracle Formula: C15H26O I always make my own tea blends using loose herbs and chamomile is pretty much in every single one. After doing some terp research I’ve found that nearly 50% of German chamomile is made up of […]
Formula: C19H26O2 THCv Strains: Durban Poison, Girl Scout Cookies, Tangie, Pie Face OG, Hawaiian Dutch THCv is comprised of two fewer carbon bonds than the more familiar THC. And although the psychoactive components of this compound are not fully researched many cannabis connoisseurs search out this cannabinoid in hopes of it’s coveted believed effects. Plants that […]
Commonly Found In: Lemon, Lime & all Citrus Fruit peels and pulp Cannabis Strains: Berry White, Jack Herer, Super Lemon Haze, OG Kush, SFV OG, Durban Poison Formula: C10H16 Most commonly limonene can be found in lemony strains but it is also a prominent terpene in some musky, earthy strains as well. It is often marketed […]
Commonly Found in: Hops, Cloves, Black Caraway, Black Pepper, True Cinnamon, Ylang-Ylang, Lavender, Rosemary, Cotton, Thai Basil, Oregano Cannabis Strains: Hash Plant Formula: C15H24 You will either see this terpene under this name or β-Caryophyllene and you won’t hear about it as a favorite terpene because it isn’t expressed in CB1 and therefore has no psychoactive effects. Caryophyllene […]
Linalool is a terpene that comes out of lavender, mint and many great strains of cannabis.
Those who are patients or in recreational states are probably familiar with the word terpene. For those that don’t know, a terpene is a large and very diverse class of organic compounds that is produced by conifer plants and sometimes even some insects like butterflies and termites. Cannabis contains over 200 known terpenes, they are […]