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What are Terpenes?


What are Terpenes?

Cannabis is just one of the plants that boast these aromatic wonders, you can also find terpenes in herbs like sage and thyme to citrus fruits, the hops in beer and in essential oils.

Now, let’s talk cannabis (which includes CBD). Terpenes are the reason why different strains don’t just look different but also smell and taste distinctly unique. These aromatic compounds don’t just play a role in making these products smell good, they might also team up with cannabinoids and other compounds to create what researchers call the ‘entourage effect’.

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