Like CBD, CBG is a non-psychoactive phytocannabinoid that contains therapeutic properties. According to Forbes, CBG is often referred to as the “mother” of all cannabinoids, simply because it’s thought to be the precursor to all cannabinoids.
However, while little is still known regarding CBG, we do know that CBG is definitely the precursor of CBD, THC, and Cannabichromene (CBC). Amazingly, CBG is present in nearly all cannabis strains but is small amounts. That said, it’s often thought of as a minor cannabinoid. Yet in some studies, CBG holds tremendous therapeutic value