Glossary

BCP (Beta-Caryophyllene) : is a terpene found in culinary herbs such as peppers, oregano, cloves, hops, and rosemary, and in the cannabis plant. BCP is what gives these plants their pungent odour and spicy flavour.

CBD (Cannabidiol) : is a cannabis compound that has significant medical benefits, but does not make people feel “stoned” and can actually counteract the psychoactivity of THC

CBD - A (Cannabidiolic Acid) : is one of the primary cannabinoids produced on the stems, leaves and flowers of some varieties of cannabis plants

CBN (Cannabinol) : is a phytocannabinold found in cannabis it is produced when THC is metabolised and has minimal to no intoxicating effects.

CBG (Cannabigerol) : CBG is a phytocannabiniod which is sourced from plants like cannabis, CBG is what’s known as a non-psychoactive cannabinoid. Unlike endocannabinoids which are produced by the bodies endocannabiniod system.

CBC (Cannabichromene) : is a non-psychoactive cannabinoid with a host of potential therapeutic applications. CBC may carry pain relieving properties.

CO2 Extraction : CO2 extraction uses pressurized carbon dioxide (CO2) to pull CBD (and other phytochemicals) from the plant. CO2 acts like a solvent at certain temperatures and pressures but possesses none of the dangers. While it is safe and effective, it also involves extremely expensive equipment.

Flavonoids : Are a group of plant metabolites thought to provide health benefits through cell signalling pathways and antioxidant effects.

Full Spectrum : When CBD is referred to as full spectrum or wholeplant CBD, it means that the CBD contains all other cannabinoids found in the marijuana plant including CBN (Cannabinol), CBG (Cannabigerol), and THCV (Tetrahydrocannabivarin), to name a few.

Hemp Seed : are the seed of the Cannabis Sativa plant which, when grown for seed or fibre and with low THC, is know as hemp: 

Industrial Hemp : Industrial hemp is high in fiber and low in active tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the psychoactive ingredient in marijuana.

Immune System : the organs and processes of the body that provide resistance to infection and toxins. Organs include the thymus, bone marrow, and lymph nodes.

Non GMO means non-genetically modified organisms. GMOs (genetically modified organisms), organisms created in a laboratory using genetic modification/engineering techniques.

Organic : is the product of a farming system which avoids the use of man-made fertilisers, pesticides; growth regulators and livestock feed additives.

Pesticides : are chemical compounds that are used to kill pests.

THC: (Tetrahydrocannabinol) :is one of at least 113 cannabinoids identified in cannabis. THC is the principal psychoactive constituent of cannabis.

Vegan : using or containing no animal products

 

 

 

 

 

 

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