Terpene Guide

Understanding the role terpenes play in the effect of cannabis can open you up to a wider range of cannabis experiences and strains.

What Are Terpenes

Terpenes are organic compounds produced by plants, contributing to their aroma, flavor, and even physiological effects. In cannabis, terpenes are secreted in the same glands that produce cannabinoids like THC and CBD. With over 100 different terpenes identified in cannabis, each strain boasts a distinct terpene profile, offering a diverse array of sensory experiences and potential health benefits.

How do Terpenes Effect the Cannabis Experience?

Terpenes significantly impact your cannabis experience, influencing not only the aroma and flavor but also the effects and therapeutic benefits you’ll encounter. These aromatic molecules interact synergistically with cannabinoids, enhancing or modulating their effects through the entourage effect. Whether it’s myrcene inducing relaxation, limonene uplifting mood, beta-caryophyllene reducing inflammation, or pinene improving lung function, terpenes shape the nuances of your cannabis journey, making each strain a unique and personalized encounter.

fragrant terpene smoke of sweet cannabis buds generative ai.

The Entourage Effect Explained

The entourage effect embodies the intricate dance between cannabinoids, terpenes, and a myriad of other compounds within cannabis. Instead of operating in isolation, these elements engage in a symphony of interactions, complementing and augmenting one another’s effects. This collaborative dynamic leads to a profound synergy, where the combined whole is greater than the sum of its parts. By working in harmony, cannabinoids and terpenes amplify therapeutic benefits, fine-tune physiological responses, and unlock the full potential of the plant’s medicinal properties. This holistic approach underscores the complexity of cannabis and underscores the importance of considering its constituents as a cohesive unit rather than individual components.

Beyond THC % - Prioritizing Strain, Terpenes, & Brand when Choosing your Cannabis

In the cannabis world, prioritizing strain, terpenes, brand, and lineage over THC percentage yields a more satisfying experience. Here’s why:

  1. Strain Diversity and Effects: Each strain offers unique combinations of cannabinoids, terpenes, and lineage, allowing for personalized experiences tailored to individual preferences and needs.

  2. Terpene Influence: Terpenes enhance aroma, flavor, and effects, contributing to a holistic cannabis experience beyond just potency.

  3. Brand Reputation and Quality Assurance: Trusted brands ensure consistency, purity, and transparency in their products, fostering long-term satisfaction and trust.

  4. Holistic Consumption: Considering strain lineage maximizes the entourage effect, optimizing the synergy between cannabis compounds for enhanced therapeutic outcomes and overall well-being.

By prioritizing these factors, customers can unlock a more fulfilling cannabis journey that goes beyond THC percentage.

Detailed Terpene Information

    • Smell / taste: Sweet, Floral
    • Effects: Relaxing, skin-soothing
    • Benefits: Skin care, anti-inflammatory
    • Burn temp: 153°C
    • Strains: Harlequin, ACDC
    • Also Found in: Chamomile, candelia, and German chamomile
    • Smell / taste: Damp Woods
    • Effects: Calming, soothing, stress relief
    • Benefits: Anti-inflammatory
    • Burn temp: 159°C
    • Strains: Og Kush, Banana Kush, Ghost OG
    • Also Found in: Nutmeg, rosemary, ginger
    • Smell / taste: Sweet, Pungent Fir
    • Effects: Euphoric, calming, enhanced mood
    • Benefits: Bone health, reduce allergy symptoms
    • Burn temp: 171°C
    • Strains: Jack Herer, Super Lemon Haze, AK-47
    • Also Found in: Rosemary, basil, pepper
    • Smell / taste: Floral, citrus
    • Effects: Relaxing, uplifting
    • Benefits: Antidepressant, anti-inflammatory
    • Burn temp: 225°C
    • Strains: Lemon Skunk, Sour Diesel
    • Also Found in: Citronella, roses, and geraniums
    • Smell / taste: Minty, fresh
    • Effects: Respiratory relief, mental clarity
    • Benefits: Bronchodilator, antibacterial
    • Burn temp: 176°C
    • Strains: Girl Scout Cookies, Super Silver Haze
    • Also Found in: Eucalyptus, tea tree, and bay leaves
    • Smell / taste: Fruity, floral
    • Effects: Relaxing, stress-relieving
    • Benefits: Sedative, anti-inflammatory
    • Burn temp: 165°C
    • Strains: Amnesia Haze, Harlequin
    • Also Found in: Lavender, lemongrass, and geraniums
    • Smell / taste: Floral, Lavender
    • Effects: Calming, relaxation
    • Benefits: Anti-anxiety, sedating
    • Burn temp: 198°C
    • Strains: Skywalker OG, Headband
    • Also Found in: Lavender, citrus, cinnamon
    • Smell / taste: Woody, Floral
    • Effects: Sedative, antimicrobial
    • Benefits: Antifungal, antioxidant
    • Burn temp: 122°C
    • Strains: Skywalker OG, Jack Herer
    • Also Found in: Ginger, jasmine, and tea tree oil
    • Smell / taste: Peppermint, Citrus
    • Effects: Pain relief, energy
    • Benefits: Anticancer, antidepressant
    • Burn temp: 175°C
    • Strains: Trainwreck, Jack Herer, Jack Frost
    • Also Found in: Black pepper, mint, parsley
    • Smell / taste: Pine, Fir
    • Effects: Creativity, alertness, euphoria
    • Benefits: Asthma, anti-inflammatory
    • Burn temp: 160°C
    • Strains: Trainwreck, Bubba Kush
    • Also Found in: Pine, parsley, basil, rosemary
    • Smell / taste: Pine, Orange, Spices
    • Effects: Relaxing
    • Benefits: Anti-anxiety
    • Burn temp: 165°C
    • Strains: Northern Lights, Lemon Haze, Diesel
    • Also Found in: Nutmeg, cloves, cardamom
    • Smell / taste: Pine, Herbs
    • Effects: Calming, sedation
    • Benefits: Anti-tumor, insomnia, antibacterial
    • Burn temp: 186°C
    • Strains: Super Lemon Haze, Durban Poison, Orange Cookies
    • Also Found in: Rosemary, sage
    • Smell / taste: Menthol
    • Effects: Stimulating, expectorant
    • Benefits: Respiratory health, insect repellent
    • Burn temp: 208°C
    • Strains: Amnesia Haze, Golden Goat
    • Also Found in: Rosemary, mint, and camphor
    • Smell / taste: Woody, medicinal
    • Effects: Stimulating, expectorant
    • Benefits: Respiratory health, insect repellent
    • Burn temp: 204°C
    • Strains: Bubba Kush, Blue Dream, Romulan
    • Also Found in: Eucalyptus, rosemary, and lavender
    • Smell / taste: Spices, Black Pepper, Wood
    • Effects: Stress relief, relaxed
    • Benefits: Pain, insomnia, inflammation
    • Burn temp: 130°C
    • Strains: White Widow, OG Kush
    • Also Found in: Pepper, clove
    • Smell / taste: Sweet, Citrus
    • Effects: Energizing, mood-enhancing
    • Benefits: Antioxidant, anti-inflammatory
    • Burn temp: 177°C
    • Strains: Jack Herer, Super Lemon Haze
    • Also Found in: Thyme, cumin, and oregano
    • Smell / taste: Rose
    • Effects: Relaxing
    • Benefits: Anti-inflammatory, antibacterial
    • Burn temp: 230°C
    • Strains: Headband, Amnesia Haze, Lemon Haze
    • Also Found in: Berries, carrots, citrus peel
    • Smell / taste: Hops, Beer
    • Effects: Calming, sedative
    • Benefits: Anti-inflammatory
    • Burn temp: 106°C
    • Strains: Girl Scout Cookies, Death Star, Bubba Kush
    • Also Found in: Hops, sage, and ginseng
    • Smell / taste: Musky, Earthy, Cloves
    • Effects: Sedation, body high, relaxation
    • Benefits: Antioxidant, insomnia
    • Burn temp: 167°C
    • Strains: White Widow, Blue Dream
    • Also Found in: Mango, thyme, lemongrass
    • Smell / taste: Sweet, Herbal, Woody
    • Effects: Calming, relaxing
    • Benefits: Anti-convulsant, anti-inflammatory, antiviral, antifungal
    • Burn temp: 100°C
    • Strains: Jack Herer, Clementine
    • Also Found in: Parsley
    • Smell / taste: Floral, Green
    • Effects: Relaxing, sedative
    • Benefits: Antioxidant, anti-inflammatory
    • Burn temp: Not determined
    • Strains: Not specific
    • Also Found in: Green tea, algae, chamomile
    • Smell / taste: Peppermint
    • Effects: Increase alertness
    • Benefits: Improve cognitive performance, antimicrobial, antibacterial
    • Burn temp: 224°C
    • Strains: OG Kush, Motor Breath, Pina Colada
    • Also Found in: Mint, peppermint, spearmint
    • Smell / taste: Not specified
    • Effects: Not specified
    • Benefits: Not specified
    • Burn temp: 175°C
    • Strains: Not specified
    • Also Found in: Not specified
    • Smell / taste: Lilac, Flower, Blossoms
    • Effects: Sedative
    • Benefits: Anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial
    • Burn temp: 222°C
    • Strains: Girl Scout Cookies, White Widow

Popular Terpene-Rich Flower

Shop our most sought after Terpene-Rich strains

Popular Terpene-Rich Pre-Rolls

Shop our most sought after Terpene-Rich PRE-ROLLS

Popular Terpene-Rich Concentrates

Shop our most sought after Terpene-Rich Concentrates

Popular Terpene-Rich Vapes

Shop our most sought after Terpene-Rich Vapes

Refer your friends for unlimited earnings

-Get a $20 coupon for every person you refer!
-Get 50 FREE Points for every $100 you referral spends, for life! With no maximum.
NRC App Logo

First Time? Take 20% OFF + a FREE 8th or Edible!


Nature's Remedy Cannabis Subscription Boxes

Monthly Cannabis subscription box that caters to beginners, experts, connoisseurs & everyone in between!
Nature’s Remedy Subscriptions provide education, guidance, and great quality products conveniently delivered to your home for a low monthly price. We work together to curate an exclusive, value packed and convenient experience that you can’t find anywhere else. It’s easy, affordable and a great way to try new products!

Special Discounts

15% OFF Your Order For:

Veterans, Doctors & First Responders
Wisdom Discount for guests 55 years of age or more
Guests who work in the cannabis industry
Teachers, Students & other guests who work in the acedemic field.

Ask your budtender or dispatcher to apply your discounts at checkout.

Exclusions, Restrictions, and / or additional requirements may apply. Must show documentation.

Curious About Delivery?


Medical Cannabis Certifications

Get your medical cannabis certification with our partners at leafwell
We’ve partnered with Leafwell to provide an easy & affordable way to get your medical card online in minutes. Click the purple “Get a Medical Card” button to start the process today! Once you get your approval email you can use that for up to 14 days before your card comes in the mail! 

Use discount code "NRC30" for $30 Off

Order Online & Pick-Up In-Store

When you visit, we'll have your cannabis order ready for you