Beyond Cannabis: What Other Plants Contain Cannabinoids?

This article was originally published on Goldleaf and appears here with permission.

Do other plants besides contain cannabinoids?

The question itself may sound odd. Cannabinoids come from the sativa plant. Why would other plants contain cannabinoids?
Actually, many plants are packed with cannabinoids, the active chemical compounds responsible for ’ therapeutic effects on the mind and body.
In fact, we’ve identified six different cannabinoid-rich plants. Without further ado, here’s to your health!

Black Truffles

Black Truffles

Anandamide, the phytocannabinoid present in these delectable mushrooms, regulates a person’s appetite, memory, mood, and pain perception. This chemical compound also stimulates the production of a feeling of euphoria, and even has anti-cancer properties.

Cacao

Cacao

Just in case you can’t afford black truffles (and with that luxurious treat’s …

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