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Phellandrene: Cannabis Terpene Profile

Molecular Formula: C10 H16

Boiling Point: 341.2°F/172°C

Alpha-phellandrene and beta-phellandrene are terpenes. Alpha-phellandrene can be found in eucalyptus oil while beta-phellandrene can be isolated from the oils of water fennel. Phellandrene is also found in Pine, Ginger Grass, Dill, Mint, Cinnamon, Lavender, Angelica and Parsley.

This terpene is known for a Minty and Citrus aromatic profile. Phellandrene is also known to have a woodsy aroma.

These profiles naturally complements such topical products as massage oil and would be the perfect match for a mint chocolate chip ice cream.

The Beneficial Effects of the Phellandrene Terpene

Phellandrene has also been studied for its effectiveness in treating -

  • Anti-Inflammatory
  • Analgesic (Pain-Relieving) 
  • Anti-Fungal  
  • Anti-Bacterial
  • Anti-Cancer

In traditional Eastern medicine, Phellandrene has been used to reduce phlegm and boost energy.

*As with all information on this website, this is not medical advice - please consult a doctor for medical advice and information that relates to your specific situation.

Cannabis Cultivars Containing the Phellandrene Terpene

Mazar x Blueberry, Brian Berry Black Currant, Monster Profit, Bakers Dozen, Acapulco Gold Landrace, Afghan Ghost, Ace of Spades