One of the most popular terpenes found in cannabis is myrcene. Besides cannabis, myrcene is found in hops and is responsible for the peppery, spicy, balsam aroma in beer. You can also find it in mangos, lemongrass, and thyme.
Alpha-Pinene & Beta-Pinene
Alpha-pinene and beta-pinene are simply two variations of pinene. Pinene is an aromatic compound commonly found in cannabis that smells a lot like a forest of pine trees. You can find traces of Pinene in pine needles, rosemary, and basil.
Caryophyllene is present in many herbs and spices, including black pepper, basil, and oregano.
Linalool is a highly favored terpene found in over 200+ plants including lavender and basil.
Limonene is an aromatic cannabis terpene produced in the flower’s resin glands. When isolated, it’s commonly associated with fruity, citrus aromas, and it’s found in many common items like fruit rinds, cosmetics, and cleaning products.