Humulene

Humulene is an important terpene to know because its present in all cannabis strains as part of the plant’s natural defenses. While its presence isn’t dominant in any cultivars, in fact its one of the lowest, but breeders are working on ways to increase its content because of its well documented cancer fighting properties. It…

Ocimene

This terpene is my favorite Sunflower line (produced by Abatin) and is another important note in the flowers I choose to deal with my anxiety and depression. As soon as you smell¬†this floral sweet aroma you are immediately relaxed and happy. Ocimene is rarely the most dominant terpene in commonly found cultivars, but its presence…

Caryophellene

Low key, this is everyone’s favorite terpene. Everyone that loves the loud. Its the most identifying smell when someone is looking for something that will get them high. And by “high” I mean lifted til their head is in the clouds. Floating. Its funky and earthy and spicy. Its the first note in the complex…

Pinene

This is my favorite terpene. Its ability to give me a calm focus helps me to operate at maximum efficiency in everything I do. This terp has been present during the writing of my greatest hits and some of my best performances. Its the reason why I am so passionate about patients understanding cannabis and…

Linalool

This terpene is one of my favorites. Its second to pinene on my favorite terp list. For my issues with anxiety and depression, this oil speaks to me whether its in lavender or blue dream. In addition to its relaxing properties found in aromatherapy, it is also a natural insect repellant.¬† From Wikipedia: Over 200…

Wake and Bake with Pincher’s Creek

After years of knowing her, I still enjoy waking up with Pincher’s Creek. The calm and charismatic focus that accompanies this flower is great for those dealing with anxiety, depression, or extreme grogginess in the morning. Her complex profile of many present terpenes creates a fruity, floral, funky bouquet that tastes even better than she…