This site started out as an exploration of terpenes in cannabis products. The list of terpenes was generated from those detected by a mmj testing laboratory. Essential oils are loaded with terpenes.

The ongoing categories of terpenes covered in this site


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A look at peer reviewed plant based medicine publications

This site is slowly evolving .

Some recent posts

Rosemary Oil for Hair loss

This post explores the top terpenes in rosemary essential oil. What might be the mechanism of these terpenes promoting hair growth?


Valencene is a natural product found in Xylopia sericea and Helichrysum odoratissimum, None of these plants listed by PubChem are very familiar to North Americans. Valencene is apparently found in valencia oranges. [1] María Eugenia Letelier and other scientists from the School of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Universidad de Chile, Santiago developed a protocol for…

Lavender and the Levo 2

I purchased a Levo 2 from Levo Oils to see what I could extract from lavender flowers with the end goal of making a lavender infused coffee creamer. These are the specifications of the product purchased at Natural grocers. Whole organic lavender flowers packed 21-166, SAP 755919, PLU2835 Packaged by Vitamin Cottage IH08:05. I used…

Which terpenes interest you?