'They're all plants:' 10 questions answered about growing cannabis at home in Arizona

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'They're all plants:' 10 questions answered about growing cannabis at home in Arizona

From The Arizona Republic by Priscilla Totiyapungprasert

Originally published January 8, 2021

The passage of Proposition 207 in Arizona, legalizing recreational cannabis, ushered in a new opportunity for the home gardener. Adults ages 21 and older are now allowed to grow a limited amount of cannabis plants at home for personal use.

"We don’t see any difference between growing cannabis and growing vegetables and growing lavender, they're all plants," said Ryan Jerrell, co-owner of Dig It Gardens in Phoenix.

The Arizona Republic asked two experts to share their tips for beginners: Noah Wylie, master grower at The Mint Dispensary based in the East Valley, and Josh Sundberg, farmer and co-owner of Community Roots AZ in Cornville, southwest of Sedona.

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