CannaSaver Logo

Canna Blog

New Products!

  • Home
    Home This is where you can find all the blog posts throughout the site.
  • Categories
    Categories Displays a list of categories from this blog.
  • Tags
    Tags Displays a list of tags that have been used in the blog.
  • Bloggers
    Bloggers Search for your favorite blogger from this site.
  • Team Blogs
    Team Blogs Find your favorite team blogs here.
  • Login
    Login Login form
Subscribe to this list via RSS Blog posts tagged in terpenes

by on in Canna Blog

Types of Terpenes and their Effects

What are terpenes and why should you care? A terpene isn’t just a word that weed nerds use; terpenes are what gives marijuana its delicious smell and many additional stony effects! Terpenes are the fragrant oils found in the glandular trichomes of marijuana flowers. There are approximately 140 known terpenes, and they all have different effects on the human body. This article will introduce you to some of the more common terpenes found in marijuana and help you choose the right terpenes to produce the effects you’re looking for.

What are terpenes and what do they do?

Terpenes aren’t unique to marijuana! Terpenes are found in many plants including pepper, rosemary, sage, and lavender. In nature, the function of terpenes is to attract pollinators like bees, and repel predators such as insects and deer. They also help the plant to fight off fungus and bacteria. Some terpenes smell citrusy, some piney, some musky, some floral. What particular terpenes a plant produces is influenced by the maturity of the plant, strain variety, climate, soil quality, and other environmental factors. Some terpenes play a role in determining how much THC penetrates your body’s systems, while certain other terpenes can affect the brain’s cannabanoid receptors. These influences help determine the specific effects of the particular marijuana you’re using.

What’s the Difference in Terpenes and Terpenoids?

Terpenes are what these oils are called when they are found in the living, growing marijuana plant. At this point, the terpenes contain only hydrogen and carbon. Once the plant is harvested and the buds begin to dry out, oxidation changes the terpenes into terpenoids. So, not much difference really, but the two terms can be confusing if you don’t understand the distinction.

Common Terpenes and their Effects

So, how do terpenes affect you exactly? The answer depends on the terpene. Here are some of the more common and most sought-after terpenes that can be found in marijuana, as well as some info about what strains contain which terpenes.

Humulene: This terpene has an earthy, woody scent. It’s great for relieving pain and also has anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties. It’s also useful as an appetite suppressant. OG Kush and White Widow both have high levels of humulene.

Limonine: This terpene is known for its ability to elevate one’s mood, producing feelings of happiness, lightness, and euphoria. Stress-relieving with a citrusy scent, you’ll find limonene in OG Kush and Super Lemon Haze, to name a couple. Anti-fungal, anti-bacterial, and anti-carcinogenic, limonene is believed to help with gallstones and gastrointestinal complications, and it’s also good for heartburn and for treating the symptoms of depression.

Linalool: With a floral, citrusy scent, linalool is a terpene that is great for stress relief and relaxation. It’s also good for treating acne. G-13, LA Confidential, and Amnesia Haze are some strains with a high concentration of linalool.

Myrcene: If you have trouble sleeping, this is the terpene for you. It will knock you out, producing drowsiness and generally slowing the mind. With an earthy, tropical scent, myrcene has a reputation for its cancer-fighting properties and amazing ability to end even the worst cases of insomnia. The most common of the terpenes, myrcene is also a muscle relaxer and anti-depressant, and it may even help your high to kick in a little more quickly. White Widow is a strain to look for if you’re wanting high myrcene levels in your buds.

Caryophyllene: This terpene has gastroprotective properties that aid in keeping your digestive system healthy. It has a woody, peppery scent and is also good for relieving the pain and stiffness of arthritis. It’s an anti-inflammatory that can be useful in treating ulcers and autoimmune disorders.If you’re looking for caryophyllene, you’ll find it in abundance in the hash plant, not in the type of bud that’s usually enjoyed.

Pinene (alpha-pinene and beta-pinene): This terpene encourages focus and mental acuity, and gives the herb a piney scent. It’s recommended for help with asthma and for use as an antiseptic. Jack Herer and Super Silver Haze are two strains rife with pinenes.

Where do I find these strains?

Now that you know what you’re looking for, all you need to do is head to a dispensary and buy a marijuana strain that has a high concentration of the terpenes you want. CannaSaver is a great resource for finding a dispensary near you, and you’ll also find loads of money-saving coupons for dispensary deals on top-shelf ounces, dabs, and more. Just choose a deal, then call the store to ask about specific strains to verify that they have what you’re looking for. Your budtender can also recommend additional strains based on the terpene effects you desire. Of course, the best way to discover which terpenes you prefer is to experiment--so stock up on a few different varieties and see for yourself which strains and terpenes you like the most. Happy toking from your friends at CannaSaver!

Last modified on
Hits: 1647
0

Tag Cloud

cheapest wax and shatter deals new years marijuana deals dispensary ounce deals best weed deals where to buy weed in miami dispensary coupons in denver denver labor day coupons marijuana effects summer weed deals marijuana industry beginners guide to dabbing colorado cannabis tours how to find dispensary deals online rocky road aurora high thc cannabis weed in florida lakewood colorado weed deals marijuana dispensaries in florida Best 420 friendly Dates cbd for skin care weed deals for 2017 willies reserve Best weed deals in Denver riverrock colorado the green solution coupons best deals on concentrates top shelf marijuana strains LivWell cheap weed in denver CBD benefits sativa san diego weed deals los angeles moonrock price sticky fingerz deals in rino what is 710 best terpenes for insomnia weed prices atmos highlands dispensary deals how to make topicals ounce deals in englewood colorado 420 friendly getaways weed coupons in huntington beach drug reform marijuana consumption permit maggies farm coupons weed laws marijuana dispensaries concentrate ounce deals moon rock deals in la medical marijuana qualifying conditions strongest strains on earth blue dream genetics pure marijuana coupons the joint by cannabis marijuana prices in denver las vegas marijuana green star excursions best cbd deals los angeles weed deals near me 500mg distillate cartridge coupon edibles specials differences between indica vs. sativa halloweed good chemistry denver deals water pipe docs apothecary coupons moonrocks caviar marijuana deals different types of wax dabs og kush near me best dispensary deals in denver best oz specials boulder dispensary deals increase marijuana potency marijuana and magic marijuana business cheapest ounce deals the lodge on federal trim run concentrates whole plant ounce deals boulder dispensaries where can i smoke pot discounts for dispensaries cannabis infused massage orange county marijuana deals weed online cannabis recipes og kush deals effects of different cannabis strains top ten dispensaries marijuana store deals cheapest ounce of weed in los angeles dixie elixirs coupons live resin prices in denver best recreational dispensaries in denver 420 vacation ideas weed deals for 420 marijuana dispensaries in colorado medical marijuana discounts in north denver adult marijuana use trees weed deals vaping Cannabis denver marijuana weed tourist cannabis smoking lounge cheap weed deals black friday oz deals halloween deals in denver downtown la vape deals california marijuana initiative drug war concentrates for dummies cheap weed denver marijuana sales limits weed deals on federal blvd weed deals on moon rocks lose weight with thcv pueblo dispensary deals treatment for ptsd marijuana tourist attractions marijuana use and ptsd best concentrates deals denver medical marijuana prescribed for pain cannabis production dispensary coupons near me shatter ounce deals wax ounce deals cannabutter colorado marijuana sales record first time buying weed edibles prices colorado cannabis brands high west cannabis strains discounts at local dispensaries whole plant ounce 420 friendly marijuana topicals magical properties of hemp popular strains live resin coupons best ounce deals black market weed cannabis station coupons dixie elixirs ommp California Craft Cannabis Initiative north denver dispensary discounts las vegas medical marijuana rules edibles deals colorado weed coupons buy weed here weedmaps weed deals cannabis store deals best dispensaries in denver nug run concentrates downtown denver ounce deals dispensary specials foria cannabis lube 420 friendly events west hollywood wax and shatter deals best dispensary coupons premium concentrates Cannabinoids recreational dispensary deals in los angeles costa mesa marijuana delivery service best dispensary deals denver cheapest edibles marijuana use among veterans cheap weed in aurora colorado save money on weed black friday marijuana deals recreational edibles deals weight loss strain top cbd strain public pot use in denver colorado pot tax first timers marijuana massage marijuana savings types of concentrates labor day deals ahhs west hollywood ca colorado summer tourism marijuana edibles deals holiday best marijuana deals CBD products alternative herbal health systems deals in west hollywood smoking pot in public colorado vote on ptsd find the lowest price on weed north denver dispensary downtown denver shatter deals how to improve your sex life Live Resin og kush origins florida medical marijuana dispensaries marijuana deals in la strongest cbd strains what are terpenoids find a deal on weed downtown denver dispensary east la weed deals august dispensary specials cheap dispensary deals ounce deals denver trichome co springs dispensary weed deals denver downtown dispensaries blue lotus medical marijuana buy weed online Cannabis Seeds lightshade coupons marijuana use statistics cheapest weed in denver sticky fingerz dispensary difference between rosin and shatter 420 tourism Caregivers for Life dispensary deals growing cannabis lighshade marijuana store coupons profit from legal weed nye weed deals weed deals san diego marijuana laws ptsd moon rock deals in denver co2 extraction stoners halloween public consumption laws los angeles vape deals medical marijuana weed deals best deals on cbd oil cheapest weed in denver for 420 best cannabis tours denver vaporizers ounce deals by denver airport cbd for pets weed deals boulder shatter discounts on marijuana florida medical marijuana lightshade dispensary coupons high thc marijuana strains halloween marijuana Recreational marijuana black friday pot deals mission viejo weed delivery marijuana activities in denver 2017 Holiday Weed Deals ftp deals near me how to roll a blunt medical marijuana prescription la weed deals harmony extracts deals los angeles ounce deals cannabis friendly lodging dabbing essentials colorado CBD Oil marijuana properties colorado weed deals marijuana use by adults denver dispensaries near me deals on moon rocks and caviar buy marijuana cannasaver livwell best concentrate deals denver marijuana edibles coupons denver downtown recreational dispensary how to make edibles santa ana ca weed deals benefits of cannabis terpenes dispensary security guard newport beach coupons best strain for anxiety and panic attacks putting cannabis up your vagina best shatter deals in los angeles retail marijuana sales connoisseur ounce of marijuana weed and motivation cheapest weed in los angeles cannabis 101 420 festival denver 2018 ounce specials in denver recreational edible deals thc - cbd edibles best ounce deals in denver buying marijuana in colorado weed recipes koreatown collective los angeles la dispensary coupons trees dispensary coupons finding the right dosage of thc 420 weed deals mighty tree coupons downtown la ounce deals 420 vacations first time patient specials recreational dispensaries in los angeles sex on weed ahhsweho west hollywood ca cannacatwalk illinois decriminalizes holiday deals and savings the stone dispensary coupons edibles 101 first visit to a dispensary discounts on weed in west hollywood mmj deals vote on marijuana legalization cbd online different effects of marijuana strains using weed coupons price of weed donald trump views on marijuana pueblo co weed deals mission viejo marijuana deals cannabis strains for anxiety west hollywood recreational pot deals colorado pot boulder colorado dispensary deals legal states for weed best concentrates in colorado best weed deals this summer lowest price ounce of weed in los angeles denver cannabis consumption rules legal weed stoned cheapest edibles in denver what is hemp huntington beach marijuana coupons weed prices for 2017 effects of marijuana Karmaceuticals weed deals in puerto rico dispensary open till midnight vape pen weed legal marijuana states catch a buzz Escape Vaporizer Pen puerto rico weed prices where to buy cbd what is cbd dispensary close to airport marijuana smoking lounges near me north denver weed deals legalize weed cheapest weed puerto rico marijuana information Live Resin Deals the joint coupons pueblo colorado saving lives with medical marijuana dispensary deals in boulder dispensary deals in globeville denver cannabis lip balm trees dispensary deals what is cbd good for best weed deals in colorado snoop doggs cannabis brand cannasaver deals near me marijuana market report recreational dispensary deals cannabis products moon rocks many uses of the hemp plant infused food dispensaries on pearl st in boulder harmony coupons colorado marijuana laws pot couponing 101 saving money on weed cannasseur flight vaporizing kit 420 travel to colorado leafly strain reviews weed deals near you 420 friendly tours cheapest weed deals near me treating anxiety with marijuana colorado weed prices marijuana pricing list deals on weed ounce deals in aurora colorado medical marijuana red card tampa florida dispensary marijuana debate aliso viejo ounce deals topical pot deals in orange county california public marijuana smoking colorado ftp deals mission viejo cheapest dispensary in denver the lodge dispensary coupons effects of different strains closest dispensary to light rail station los angeles marijuana dispensary open early how to be a productive stoner weed deals prices election results for marijuana legal cannabis atmos junuior pen recreational edibles recreational marijuana purchase limits laguna beach ounce deals adult use weed deals in west hollywood ca Cheap Marijuana Seeds where to buy live resin in denver weed deals in san juan weed strains types of bho concentrates leafs by snoop first time dabbing cbd for dogs grinders best edibles coupons in colorado Marys Medicinals popular marijuana strains salve wax wednesday deals shatter deals near me difference between hemp and marijuana marijuana wins big most interesting stoner in the world pot couponing for dummies MJ Seeds Canada how to roll a joint recreational marijuana legalization downtown la weed deals green friday adult cannabis use types of cannabis concentrates livwell coupons dabbing out of state visitor Hemp Products oz deals in san diego where to smoke weed marijuana couponing lake forest ftp deals marijuana consumption laws fathers day trees deals holiday season marijuana deals amch denver marijuana extracts recreational dispensaries in florida weed deals cheapest recreational dispensary in denver retail marijuana weed coupons shatterday deals denver marijuana dispensary guide leafly list winners for 2018 marijuana cigarette medical marijuana states marijuana tourist cheap weed in boulder hightimes top shelf ounces lacontes clone bar & dispensary Transdermal Patches 2018 dispensary deals 1136 yuma coupons can stoners be successful dispensary ounce coupons marijuana terpenes for sex shatterday sex and marijuana stance on drugs weed infused coffee treating ptsd with cannabis ftp deals in orange county denver cannabis tourism cannabis terpenes dispensary oz deals santa ana ca marijuana deals cannabis coffee k-cup edibles deals in denver 2016 elections donld trump and marijuana increase in marijuana use quest concentrates trees marijuana coupons dispensaries massachusetts weed deals and dispensary coupons connoisseur strains find a good deal near me livwell dispensary deals how to grow marijuana zeta sage genetics and review cannabis hybrid strains sour diesel trees coupons tourist purchase limits denver dispensary open late denver international airport high cbd strains best shatter deals in denver cannabis connoisseur weed facts savvy stoner riverrock coupons weed discounts in la dispensary deals near you globeville dispensary shatter deals universal collective los angeles cannabis coffee deals cbd terpenes cheap marijuana in LA weed witchcraft legal marijuana massachusetts medical marijuana dispensary newport beach deals on marijuana lake forest weed deals hybrid irvine ca weed deals cannabis testing weed 101 price of weed in denver nye 2018 denver marijuana legalization pros and cons high thcv strains florida dispensary deals colorado dispensary deals halloweed 2016 cheapest live resin dispensary coupons for labor day sale puerto rico drug laws halloween weed deals first time dispensary deals caviar deals extreme weed couponing coupons for weed in costa mesa terpenoids los angeles weed deals recreational cannabis first time patient deal new years weed deals eating edibes snoop doggs marijuana products cbd rich strains first time patient deals near me marijuana dispensaries close to dia industrial hemp uses dispensary deals near me denver rino ounce deals terpinolene uses denver halloween deals live sauce puerto rico weed dispensary cannabusiness dab rigs 1136 yuma weed deals indica vs. sativa denver top attractions denver dispensaries deals how to find the best weed deals 420 dispensary deals in denver homemade apple pipe colorado cannabis lodging la weekly weed deals Feminized Seeds lacontes dispensary pet cbd products marijuana social lounges near me marijuana buying 101 difference between nug run and trim run bubble hash marijuana faq halloween things to do in denver getting your vagina high legalize marijuana cheapest recreational dispensary in west hollywood cheapest dispensaries in colorado cbd coupons blue bird delivery orange county ca maggies farm deals ways to smoke weed Denver Wax Deals november ballot capitol hill dispensary discounts leafs by snoop marijuana products can stoners be productive livwell deals find cheap weed best shatter in denver drug legalization debate cannabis terpenes for sale best strains for depression veterans marijuana use for ptsd marijuana massage at home recreational weed deals in west hollywood ca cheapest weed prices in West Hollywood florida weed marijuana deals for tourists first time patient deals in orange county lowest price ounce in denver closest dispensary to dia ounce deals in colorado springs caviar weed deals denver dispensary deals cannabidiol dispensary discounts for tourists pokemon price of weed in puerto rico late night dispensaries denver dispensaries marijuana reform wax coupons laguna beach weed delivery side effects of high thc cannabis og kush cannasaver deals by denver airport dab lounge denver live resin price pearl street mall dispensary dispensary protection security guards at dispensaries cheap weed christmas weed deals thc distillate deals dispensary edibles deals marijuana vacations cannabis oil for pain relief thcv edibles legalize weed puerto rico difference between cannabis strains weed deals denver marijuana grow tour sticky fingerz dispensary coupons dispensary deals for denver tourists black market halloweed deals terp juice denver shatter deals cheap ounces in colorado medibles oz deals near me cbd isolate candidates views on marijuana concentrate deals denver 420 friendly vacations dispensaries near denver airport open late denvers green mile dispensary security CannaSaver docs apothecary recreational deals aeroinhaler labor day marijuana deals denver dispensary deals near me edibles price recreational weed cannabis sativa 420 friendly activities in denver discount marijuana ounces denver weed prices dab lounge near me 710 events in denver rino dispensary deals what is pure cbd isolate support of marijuana legalization medical marijuana discounts dabs dispensary public marijuana use recreational deals in englewood globeville medical marijuana dispensary livwell prices laguna beach top shelf weed sativa-dominant marijuana strain dispensary coupons near you dispensary savings on marijuana marijuana edibles bowl toppers summer sale boulder pot deals latest la weed deals best strains of 2017 ounce deals near me marijuana concentrates northglenn dispensary deals denver recreational deals colorado weed strains edibles deals denver Cheeba new years eve concerts in denver stoner quiz marijuana for PTSD weed deals in newport beach coupons for shatter cannabis infused lube what is dabbing cannabis and pets extreme couponing RSO Oil englewood dispensary deals latest marijuana news dispensaries near me florida weed deals medical marijuana treatment for pain buying weed in colorado cbd for dog seizures Lotus Medical best dispensary deals in colorado florida dispensary laws weed discounts denver weed coupons vegas weed denver nye 2018 parties marijuana friendly accommodations orange county weed coupons cheapest ounces in denver pure marijuana dispensary coupons medmen west hollywood marijuana store discounts on marijuana in colorado springs medical marijuana deals cheap edibles in denver best summer dispensary deals 2017 rules to using weed coupons top ten strains for 2017 marijuana recipes recreational dispensary coupons popular strains of marijuana trees dispensary coupons in englewood top shelf marijuana products west hollywood ounce deals high thc Cancer cbd deals near me buying weed at dispensaries la weed coupons first time visit to a marijuana store lakewood dispensary deals cbd coupon dispensary discounts near me where to buy marijuana pueblo dispensary spliff florida medical marijuana dispensary weed deals near me 2016 presidential election docs apothecary in northglenn co sour diesel og cbd deals halloween California colorado springs dispensaries denver airport edibles vegas marijuana reschedule marijuana aurora co weed deals beginners guide to picking great bud denver deals cannabis strains in colorado Subtle Escape Vape weed discounts in aurora best dispensary in denver marijuana chapstick og kush strain review weed deals for labor day cheapest recreational dispensaries in denver ftp deals los angeles indica vs. sativa vs. hybrid how marijuana makes sex better deals on ounces in costa mesa cannabis store deals in denver The Lodge Cannabis 420 tours in denver saving money at your local weed dispensary weed couponing vape pens san diego marijuana deals la moonrock deals how to get high 420 friendly halloween denver thcv cheapest recreational dispensary 2016 presidential candidates three rivers organics oregon medical marijuana strongest weed strains marijuana tourism bruce banner cannasaver shatterday deals cheapest distillate vape cartridge orange county ca weed deals smoke lounge denver qualifying conditions for medical marijuana high times strains 2017 broadway dispensary sugar wax dabs denver coupons colorado tourists weed couponing 101 marijuana legalization debate boulder weed deals aliso viejo marijuana deals pokemon go! sugar wax concentrate first timers guide to shopping at a marijuana store recreational pot top shelf indoor bud concentrates halloween festivities Oregon medical marijuana dispensary stoner trivia dispensary near me marijuana savings in denver dispensaries in puerto rico marijuana buying tips shatter coupons medical marijuana ounce deal bho concentrates Canna-Saver sativa vs. indica cheapest ounce of weed concentrate deals near me black friday dispensary guide things to do in denver best deal on live resin cannabis strain names denver dispensary prices differences between cbd and thc Natures Kiss Dispensary save money on pot first time patient deals in san diego wax capitol hill weed deals date night for stoners recreational dispensaries near me myrcene uses the green party florida dispensaries best dispensary discounts nebraska and oklahoma case 420 marijuana deals enails reclassify good chemistry coupons cbd lotion ounce of bud recreational dispensaries marijuana friendly hotels cannabis sativa plant 420 friendly hotels medical marijuana dispensary denver highlands weed deals edibles price list dab bar first time patient deals cannabis station deals best co springs dispensaries deals for marijuana downtown denver dispensary deals buying weed best concentrates in denver marijuana legalization Endocannabinoid System colorado springs medical marijuana coupons best indoor ounce deals colorado marijuana revenue 2016 strain cbd isolate effects dabbing dictionary dispensary deals today pokemon go app cbd legal marijuana industry livwell garden city coupons weed discounts in costa mesa strain that makes you laugh marijuana ounce discounts marijuana tax report marijuana to treat ptsd for veterans what are cannabis terpenes las vegas weed laws orange marijuana strains emerald fields coupons find weed deals near me ounce deals near federal blvd weed deals near lakewood co the hemp center edibles coupons how to buy marijuana marijuana strains from colorado 420 friendly sex 420 travel best ounce deal in denver best recreational dispensary in denver late night dispensary near me latest dispensary deals dispensary deals near cu boulder terp deals new years day marijuana sale lake forest california sativa dominant laguna beach weed deals pure marijuana deals guide to weed couponing weed prices in Los Angeles marijuana coffee deals first time patient savings cheapest concentrates in denver overland neighborhood cannabis for pain relief top 10 weed strains private marijuana clubs pokemon go dispensary discounts vaper pens massachusetts dispensary prices cannabis strains 4th of july weed deals denver livwell summer sale top colorado weed strains marijuana and the vagina marijuana infused massage trends marijuana coupons cheap marijuana proposition 64 pokemon go! discounts organic pesticides use for cannabis marijuana terpenes cheap ounce deals colorado dispensaries open late night marijuana strain genetics plants and spices cannabis terpenes you should know halloween and marijuana dispensaries in denver deals on ounces in denver deals on weed in colorado springs massachusetts recreational dispensary prices extreme marijuana couponing deals on ounces of flower livwell denver coupons california weed discounts marijuana strains best edibles in denver things to do in denver for nye 2018 cbd prices north denver ounce deals blue dream newest weed deals blue dream reviews zeta sage cherry creek dispensary weed couponer legalize pot 420 tours halloween in denver 2017 recreational marijuana deals marijuana delivery cheapest ounce in los angeles cannabis industry most popular strains what is dab day medical marijuana prescriptions terpenes mmj coupons which marijuana strain is best for you where to buy in denver cannabis consumption laws 420 date night cyber monday weed deals Wax Deals Near Me cbd vs. thc marijuana pairings edibles price per mg thc places to smoke marijuana near me concentrate deals in denver eating cannabis infused edibles dispensary coupons halloween marijuana deals phenotypes cheapest dispensary deals marijuana delivery in aliso viejo ca aeroinhaler price marijuana prohibition Lightshade ounce deal buying weed for dummies Cheapest Recreational Dispensaries dispensary open 24 hours what states will legalize weed next marijuana deals denver weed deals in huntington beach lake forest top shelf deals the joint dispensary cheap ounces in denver 420 friendly weekend ideas cannabis tour options cannabis cup dispensary nearby ounce discounts celebrity marijuana brand edibles deals for dabbing dab vs oil