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Terpene Tuesday: Terpinolene

Terpene Tuesday: Terpinolene

Posted by Susan Lyn Kupiec on 2nd Mar 2021

TERPENE: Terpinolene \ tərˈpinᵊl ēn \ monoterpene

FOUND IN: Apples, lilacs, nutmeg, rosemary, sage, conifers, cumin, and tea tree oil

AROMA/FLAVOR: Smoky, woody aroma; floral, fruity flavor

EFFECTS: Increased drowsiness, reduced anxiety, calming to the mind and body

BENEFITS:

  • Antibacterial
  • Antifungal
  • Sedative
  • Antiproliferative

Supportive for:

  • Anxiety
  • Cancer - said to aid in reducing the growth of cancer cells
  • Insomnia
  • Fungal conditions in the body (ie.toenail fungus)
  • Bacillus subtilis - inhibits growth

STRAINS:

  • Jack Herer - blissful, creative, clear-headed (sativa)
  • Super Lemon Haze - energetic, happy, uplifted (sativa)
  • Pineapple Express - energetic, happy, euphoric (hybrid)

SOURCES:

NIH

WeedMaps

Leafly

Photos by Annie Spratt and Nathan Hulsey on Unsplash

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