As any seasoned horticulturalist will tell you, the key to success in absolutely any growing effort lies in understanding your plants. The more you know about what it is you are attempting to grow, the more likely you are to succeed. And it’s exactly the same case with cannabis plants, as while you do not necessarily have to know every last scientific detail from top to bottom, you at least need to know what it is you are dealing with.

Which is why it’s a good idea for anyone new to marijuana cultivation to take the time to acknowledge the lifecycle of cannabis plants. There are a few extremely important stages to be aware of along the way – each of which playing a vital role in the outcome you can expect. There are certain difficulties and challenges you may face along the way that are largely inevitable, but by better understanding the lifecycle of your marijuana plants you will be in a much better position to handle almost any scenario.