Terpene Spotlight: Nerolidol

Nerolidol is useful terpene found in several strains of cannabis. It has multiple therapeutic uses, but it seems to excel at killing things that can harm plants and humans. Bacteria, fungi, parasites, spider mites, head lice,...

Terpene Spotlight: Camphene

Like most aspects of cannabis, camphene's medicinal properties are under-researched. Despite that, it does appear to be excellent for cardiovascular health. Unfortunately, there's just so much we don't know about this common...

Terpene Spotlight: Borneol

The first time I drove through Nevada I fell in love with the way the desert smells at night. I didn't know it at the time, but that scent comes from sagebrush, the state flower. Sagebrush is high in borneol, which is part of...

Terpene Spotlight: Geraniol

Perfumes are the feelings of flowers... --Heinrich Heine If that is true, it's safe to say that geraniums feel quite affectionate toward their fellow creatures. The almost rose-like scent of geraniums is created by the...

Myrcene and Cannabis

Myrcene is one of the most common terpenes found in cannabis. It's commonly believed that myrcene helps THC pass through the blood-brain barrier more efficiently, which results in a stronger, faster high. While the scientific...
Terpene Spotlight: Nerolidol

Terpene Spotlight: Nerolidol

Nerolidol is useful terpene found in several strains of cannabis. It has multiple therapeutic uses, but it seems to excel at killing things that can harm plants and humans. Bacteria, fungi, parasites, spider mites, head lice,...

Terpene Spotlight: Camphene

Terpene Spotlight: Camphene

Like most aspects of cannabis, camphene's medicinal properties are under-researched. Despite that, it does appear to be excellent for cardiovascular health. Unfortunately, there's just so much we don't know about this common...

Terpene Spotlight: Borneol

Terpene Spotlight: Borneol

The first time I drove through Nevada I fell in love with the way the desert smells at night. I didn't know it at the time, but that scent comes from sagebrush, the state flower. Sagebrush is high in borneol, which is part of...

Terpene Spotlight: Geraniol

Terpene Spotlight: Geraniol

Perfumes are the feelings of flowers... --Heinrich Heine If that is true, it's safe to say that geraniums feel quite affectionate toward their fellow creatures. The almost rose-like scent of geraniums is created by the...

Myrcene and Cannabis

Myrcene and Cannabis

Myrcene is one of the most common terpenes found in cannabis. It's commonly believed that myrcene helps THC pass through the blood-brain barrier more efficiently, which results in a stronger, faster high. While the scientific...

Herb Spotlight: Damiana

Herb Spotlight: Damiana

This week we would like to give thanks to the magnificent plant Damiana, a household staple in all of our homes. This herb has the potential to create balance in multiple areas of the body, mind and emotional state of being....

Terpene Spotlight: Eucalyptol or Cineole

Terpene Spotlight: Eucalyptol or Cineole

Many people believe that Koalas are drunk or ‘high’. Eucalyptus leaves do not make them drunk or high, but instead provide a minimal amount of energy. Koalas therefore sleep for 18-20 hours per day to conserve their energy for...

Terpene Spotlight: Pinene

Terpene Spotlight: Pinene

“Between every two pines is a doorway to a new world.” - John Muir "The gelotophyllis ["leaves of laughter" or cannabis] grows in Bactria and along the Borysthenes. If this be taken in myrrh and wine all kinds of phantoms...