It's not just THC that runs the show. Terpene profiles influence the "high" one experiences. They play a key role in differentiating the aroma, taste, and effects of each strain.
Also found in nutmeg, tea tree and lilacs, Terpinolene is a fresh, focused terp thought to also have antifungal properties.
Caryophyllene is the element that gives black pepper its bite and can provide anti-inflammatory effects, easily binding to CB2 receptors.
Sweet, aromatic terp also found in a wide variety of plants and herbs and known to protect the plant against harmful elements.
Spicy and distinguished, this terpene tends to have pain relieving and anti-inflammatory effects.