Why Does Marijuana Smell the Way it Does?

Have you ever wondered about why marijuana smells the way it does? Not only is the scent of weed nearly unmistakable, but each strain has a unique hint and flavor that’s all its own. With wild scents and flavors like strawberry, banana and even kush that can taste and smell like Thai food, have you ever wondered why each smelled the way it does? Science and chemistry have the answer.

The “complexity of cannabis’ aroma lies in the minor terpenes, ketones, esters, alcohols and ethers.”

Read more about what makes weed smell the way it does here on the High Times.


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