Trichomes explained

Trichomes explained

Today we’re talking about trichomes - those tiny little crystal-looking structures that cover the leaves and buds of cannabis. 

The word trichomes comes from the Greek word trichōma, meaning hair. Trichomes are fine outgrowths on plants, algae and lichens. On cannabis they tend to be shiny, sticky, carry intense aromas and kind of look like a blanket of frost at first glance.

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