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TERPENE GUIDE

Explore the aromas and effects of strains.
Cannabis Terpene Guide | Myrcene
Cannabis Terpene Guide | Limonene
Cannabis Terpene Guide | Caryophyllene
Cannabis Terpene Guide | Terpinolene
Cannabis Terpene Guide | Humulene
Cannabis Terpene Guide | Pinene
Cannabis Terpene Guide | Linalool

WHAT ARE TERPENES?

To put it simply, terpenes are natural chemicals that determine how things smell. And, believe it or not, there are over 100 terpenes in cannabis plants alone.

Great strides have been made to understand and classify the many different cannabis terpenes. Terpenes are broken down into precise scents which are consistent with specific strains. This invaluable knowledge helps both consumers and growers, and ultimately customizes a user’s experience.

Below we review some of the more common terpenes.
Cannabis Terpene Guide | Myrcene

Myrcene

Herbal Smells
Found in thyme, hops, lemongrass

This is the primary terpene found in cannabis plants. Myrcene has an overall relaxing effect and can aid sleep, reducing insomnia. Reduces muscle tension and eases pain.

Cannabis Terpene Guide | Limonene

Limonene

Citrus Smells
Found in fruit rinds, peppermint, juniper

Limonene is the second most frequently found terpene in cannabis flowers. Assists with depression, anxiety, and even reflux issues. It’s also commonly known for its antibacterial and antifungal properties.
Cannabis Terpene Guide | Caryophyllene

Caryophyllene

Peppery, Spicy Smells
Found in black pepper, cinnamon

Reduces insomnia, nerve pain and inflammation. Often used for treating depression and anxiety as well.
Cannabis Terpene Guide | Terpinolene

Terpinolene

Fruity Smells
Found in nutmeg, tea, lilacs

Relaxes nerves and decreases anxiety. Reported use for decreasing migraine symptoms.

Cannabis Terpene Guide | Humulene

Humulene

Earthy Smells
Found in hops, basil, coriander

Curbs appetite, reduces inflammation and pain.
Cannabis Terpene Guide | Pinene

Pinene

Pine Smells
Found in pine needles, basil, dill, parsley

Is considered best used for pain treatment and inflammation. Can help reduce anxiety as well.

Cannabis Terpene Guide | Linalool

Linalool

Floral Smells
Found in lavender

Improves anxiety and reduces inflammation. Supports pain management.

Terpene Profile: Suncakes

The Dispensary Signature Flower | Suncakes
SUNCAKES TERPENE PROFILE | DETAILS
LINEAGE: Sunset Sherbert x Wedding Cake

THC CONTENT: 25%

SATIVA/INDICA: 50 Indica / 50 Sativa – Hybrid

TOTAL TERPENES: 2.63%

DOMINANT TERPENE: Even dominant terpenes at 31% (Trans-caryophyllene,limonene), Linalool 12%

SMELL: Earthy, herbal, spice, a little funk

TASTE: Rich and creamy

EFFECTS: Heavier on the body, relaxing