Humulene – Terpenes and Cannabinoid Research

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Overview - Humulene


Humulene is a sesquiterpene that while relatively common, is often found in low concentrations. As its name suggests, it provides an earthy, humus-like aroma.

Description of Humulene and Cautions

Humulene appears as a pale liquid with colors ranging between yellow, green, and clear. In its concentrated form it may cause irritation to skin, eye, and mucous membranes including the respiratory tract.

Scent Description

Earthy, woodsy, spicy

Natural Sources

Hops, Basil, black pepper, ginseng

Summary of Humulene Effects

Anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial, may kill cancer cells

Cannabis Strains High in Humulene

Jack Herer, Chemdawg, Original Glue, Death Star, Sour Diesel

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