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NOTE: Beta-Pinene is much less prevalent in nature than its other isomer Alpha-Pinene.
Flavor Profile: piney, turpentine-like, Cedarwood, Sharp
Scent Profile: scents associated with dill, parsley, rosemary, basil, cannabis and hops
NOTE: Categorized as a 'Major' terpene in cannabis
Possible Medicinal Properties: Pinene is the most common terpene found in the plant world. Plants that contain Pinene, such as rosemary and sage, have been used by cultures around the world for thousands of years.
IMPORTANT: I could not find any information that identifies Beta-Pinene as having different possible medicinal properties as Alpha-Pinene.
Beta-Pinene May Help in Treating Or in Acting As:
cancer, may aid in reduction of tumors
mental focus, may increase memory and focus
bronchodilator, helping to breath easier
anxiety, uneasiness from too much THC