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NOTE: Categorized as a 'Primary' terpene in cannabis.
Flavor Profile: spicy, peppery, woody, camphoreous, citrus
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Scent Profile: sweet, woody and dry clove odor and tastes pepper spicy with camphor and astringent citrus backgrounds
Possible Medicinal Properties: While Beta Caryophyllene (aka BCP) was first synthesized in 1964, it was only in 2008 that scientists in Europe discovered that this terpene had cannabinoid-like properties. BCP is often categorized as a cannabinoid, not a terpene, because of how it binds to CB2 cannabinoid receptors.