Today on Seeds, Soil & Sun: How to Grow Cannabis we learn how to determine if a plant is male or female

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How to Determine Male or Female Cannabis Plants

  • Cannabis Plants (teenagers)
  • Magnifying glass, zoom lens
  • Scissors
  • Garbage bag

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  1. Grow plants to teenager size and in flowering stage of season. (Late Summer/ Early Fall)
  2. Scope around the nodes of the branches to see if you find the pistils and stigmas of a female plant or the pollen flowers of a male plant.
  3. Remove the male plants by hooding with a trash bag or cover then snipping at the ground being careful not to release pollen around the female plants.

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“Groove Grove” Kevin MacLeod (
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