Terpenes (pronounced tur-peens) are the fragrant essential oils found in all plants and are responsible for the different tastes and scents. The cannabis plant consists of a wide variety of chemicals and compounds. About 140 of these aromatic organic hydrocarbons are terpenes. Terpenes bind to receptors in the brain and give rise to various effects. Terpenes may also modulate the effects of cannabinoids such as THC and CBD concentrations.
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Original Article Posted on: NOVEMBER 19, 2019
Link to Original Article: https://greenleafmc.ca/blog/terpenes