New York Legal Weed FAQs

Got questions about New York cannabis or about shopping for cannabis at The Plant? Get your answers here.

Questions about cannabis in New York State

Yes, there are legal cannabis dispensaries in New York. Licensed shops like The Plant serve customers aged 21 and over with valid ID. These customers can purchase cannabis products for recreational consumption in compliance with New York state laws.

Yes, tourists can buy cannabis in New York. As long as you’re 21 years or older and can provide a valid government-issued ID proving your age, you’re eligible to purchase cannabis products from licensed dispensaries like The Plant, regardless of whether you’re a resident of New York State or just visiting.

You can smoke cannabis anywhere you are allowed to smoke cigarettes in New York. This includes private residences, certain outdoor public areas where smoking is permitted, and designated smoking areas. It’s essential to be mindful of local regulations and restrictions regarding smoking in public spaces, though. Smoking cannabis is prohibited in locations where tobacco is banned, such as indoor public spaces, parks, and certain outdoor areas.

The Marihuana Regulation & Taxation Act (MRTA) was signed into law on March 31st, 2021, legalizing adult-use cannabis in New York State.

According to New York law, medical cannabis patients and caregivers 21 years of age and older can grow up to six cannabis plants in their home for personal use — three mature plants and three immature plants. A maximum of 12 plants per household is allowed.

Popular cannabis strains in New York include Ice Cream Cake, GG4, and Runtz, with many more opinions to choose from. From local legends to strains with a national reputation, you’ll find all these and more at The Plant.

Licensed dispensaries like The Plant are the best places to buy cannabis in New York.

Individuals must be 21 years of age or older to legally smoke weed in New York. This age requirement applies to both purchasing and consuming products for recreational use.

The regulations regarding the amount of cannabis that can be purchased are the same for non-residents as for residents. Both non-residents and residents aged 21 and older are permitted to purchase, possess, or transport up to three ounces (85 grams) of cannabis flower and up to 24 grams of concentrated cannabis (oils, tincture, edibles, vapes, etc.) at once.

Yonkers cannabis FAQs

As of 2024, In New York, cannabis sales are subject to a 13% excise tax, with 9% allocated to the state and 4% to local taxes. You can expect this tax to be added to the price of any purchase you make.

When finding the best dispensary in Westchester County, look no further than The Plant. Whether you’re seeking premium flower, edibles, concentrates, or accessories, our staff and welcoming atmosphere ensure that every visit is a memorable one.

The online ordering system at The Plant offers a seamless and easy-to-use experience – allowing you to browse our extensive selection of products from the comfort of your own home. Visit our website to explore our menu of top-quality flower, edibles, concentrates, and more.

The Plant doesn’t offer delivery yet, but will soon! Sign up for our email newsletter to be the first to know when we begin to offer delivery.

FAQ about buying weed at The Plant

You do not need a medical cannabis card to shop at The Plant. We are a recreational cannabis dispensary; anyone 21 and over can purchase products for recreational consumption without the need for a medical card.

Adults 21 years or older can purchase, possess, or transport up to three ounces (85 grams) of cannabis flower and up to 24 grams of concentrated cannabis (oils, tincture, edibles, vapes, etc.) at once. Stock up.

You can pay for your order in cash and with a debit card. We have ATMs on-site to get your cash in a flash.

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