Terpenes are organic compounds that give cannabis its aroma and flavor. Terpenes are found in other organisms like plants. Terpenes also influence the effects of cannabis by interacting with cannabinoids.
Over 120 terpenes have been discovered in cannabis. Every strain has its own unique profile.
Terpenes have been proven to have therapeutic value as well being able to increase the efficacy of cannabinoids. (Remember the entourage effect)