How to Tell the Sex of a Cannabis Plant Before Flowering

Whether it is possible to tell the sex of a cannabis plant before flowering is often hotly debated. Some growers will argue that until buds or pollen sacs start to form, there is no reliable method. However, others claim that there are several ways to distinguish female plants from males, even during the vegetative stage.


If you’re reading this article, we’ll assume you know the difference between female and male cannabis and why it’s essential to discover your plants’ gender as early as possible. If not, you can find all the information you need in the growing section here at WayofLeaf.

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