Where else can ocimene terpene be found?
“Ocimene” comes from the Greek word “ocimum,” which means basil. Appropriately, ocimene can also be found in basil. While other sources include:
- Orchid flowers
Ocimene, apart from being naturally present in cannabis, is also added to everyday items such as antiperspirants, shampoos, soaps, fabric softeners, pest repellents, and hard-surface cleaners.
Its floral sweetness and diverse notes make it a popular ingredient in the fragrance industry.