Pinene (or α-pinene) is an aromatic compound commonly found in cannabis that smells a lot like pine trees. But pinene brings a lot more to a strain’s make up than just flavor. Terpenes such as pinene are fragrant oils secreted in marijuana trichomes. These compounds offer us a variety of benefits. Pinene can also be found in conifer trees, orange peels and pine needles.
Pinene’s Effects and Benefits
Bronchodilator (helps improve airflow to lungs)