Trichomes are the clear little hair like bulbes that can be found covering the leaves, stem and calyxes of the cannabis plant. Trichomes are resin glands that secrete terpenes and cannabinoids like THC and CBD and were originally inteded to protect the plant from predators and the elements.

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