Illinois residents may purchase up to 30 grams of flower/pre-rolls; up to 500 milligrams of THC-infused edibles; and up to 5 grams of concentrates. Non-residents may purchase up to 15 grams of flower/pre-rolls; up to 2.5 grams of concentrates; and up to 250 milligrams of THC-infused edibles.
Home Cultivation in New York
New York patients and registered caregivers can purchase immature plants at our New York dispensaries in April 2023. Speak to a Verilife budtender for more information.
Frequently Asked Questions
Here are some common questions and answers around this new program. If you have additional questions, visit the New York Office of Cannabis Management or speak with a Verilife budtender.
Who can purchase cannabis plants?
Only certified patients and designated caregivers 21 years of age or older, registered with the medical cannabis program, can purchase cannabis plants.
What are "mature" and "immature" plants?
"Immature" cannabis plants are non-flowering female cannabis plants that do not have buds present. "Mature" cannabis plants are female cannabis plants that have flowered and have buds present. Note that only female plants count toward the limits.
How many plants can I have?
Medical patients can possess three mature plants and three immature plants at any one time. For more information, visit the Office of Cannabis Management website.
Where can I grow cannabis plants?
You may grow your plants in a private residence in which you primarily reside. The plants must be away from public view, and in an area that is not accessible to anyone under 21. It can be indoors or outdoors, although it cannot be in a shared outdoor space.
Where can I purchase seeds or plants?
Registered medical cannabis patients and their caregivers can purchase seeds or plants from a state-licensed organization.
How do I care for my cannabis plant?
Our expert budtenders can answer your questions about growing a cannabis plant. You can also check out this guide on seedling and plant care.
What bugs can I expect to find on my cannabis plant?
You may encounter some beneficial insects on your cannabis plant, but don’t be alarmed! These helpful creatures could be Aphidius Colemani, Orius Insidiosus, or Atheta Coriaria–all harmless to humans and other household plants. In fact, they may even eat other insects in your home.
All sales of medical cannabis plant matter are final. Once the patient and/or caregiver takes possession no refunds, replacements, or exchanges will be honored for this item. If you have any questions or concerns about your plant please reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org.