Terpenes. They give your cannabis its scent and taste. There are 31 primary and secondary terpenes in cannabis. Most cannaconsumers know a minimal amount about terpenes, yet terpenes are instrumental in shaping your high. Understanding terpenes will allow you to better lock in on the flavor you want your bud to have, and therapeutic benefits that come with them. The adult use cannabis industry has blown up in modern times and cannabis breeding is sophisticated enough to grow plants for specific needs and tastes. So, without further ado, let’s learn about the effects and advantages of myrcene. 

Myrcene Specifics 

Myrcene is the most commonly found terpene in cannabis. It can make up over 60% of the terp profile in some strains. Myrcene gives marijuana its dank, skunky aroma or an earthy, woodsy flavor. It can be found in several other plants but is most prevalent in Mangos. Strains that contain high levels of Myrcene provide relaxing sedative like effects and aid in pain management. Even though those traits are more commonly linked to indica cannabis flower, it is also very prevalent in sativa. The amount of myrcene found in all cannabis flower indicates it is an essential building block in the biological process of the plant. Popular cannabis strains that are high in myrcene include OG Kush, Blue Dream, Granddaddy Purple, Grape Ape, and 9LB Hammer among others. 

Want to Try Myrcene? 

You’ve read about how important myrcene is and what it smells and tastes like. Now it’s time to try it, so here are some recommendations on products we have for you to do just that. An excellent indica flower to try would be Twenty Twenty Flower Problem Child 3.5g by Nature’s Grace for $50. You want sativa flower? We got UpNorth Hella Jelly 3.5g by Aeriz for $55. Indica vapes more you style? Check out this Airo Purple Afghani Cartridge 1g by Ascend for $64. Sativa? Can’t go wrong with a STIIIZY Blue Dream Pod 1g for $62. If you want to learn more now, check out our Terpenes: 101 article. To stay up to date with all the latest article and deal offered by RiverBluff Cannabis Roselle Illinois, you can SIGN UP for our email list.