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Calyx

The calyx is the first part of a flower that forms. It is made up of a collection of small leaves that form in a spiral near where the flower meets the stem, and is made up of sepals, which are tiny leaves that protect the flower at its base.  

The calyx is part of the bud, which may, in turn, be a part of the much larger cola. The calyx holds many of the most important plant parts, including:

The pistils and the calyx are most cannabinoid-dense parts of the plant. Resin is highly concentrated in the calyx and pistil, so this area of the plant that is harvested and sold as cannabis bud.

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