How Terpenes inform our understanding of cannabis

There are many strains of cannabis, the characteristics and effects of which vary greatly. Making informed choices allows you to find the strain that is the best selection for your particular taste or preference. So how do we use science to organize the choices and make decisions? The current understanding: Phytomorphology vs ChemometricsIndica, Sativa, and …

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Let’s Talk Terpenes

Some of the most common terpenes in cannabis include Myrcene, Limonene, Caryophyllene, Pinene and Linalool: Let’s start with one of the terpene’s which is found in the more common brands of cannabis, Myrcene. This essential oil is found in things like bay leaves, hops and mango. It can be used to unwind and relax. Most …

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What Are Terpenes?

Terpenes give cannabis strains their unique aromas.  HIGHLIGHTS  Terpenes are fragrant oils found in many types of plants that produce a unique taste and smell.  The tastes and smells of the terpenes in cannabis products have a very diverse range of aromas. Strains can produce a terpene profile that is earthy, woodsy, herbal, spicy, diesel or cheesy, …

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