Have you ever gotten seeds or a clone that was supposed to one strain but turned out to be another? Or worse- turned out to be a sex you weren’t expecting? When you’re not sure of where your seeds and clones are coming from you might be in for a surprise when harvest time comes … Read morePlant Genetics: Are You Getting What You Paid For?
We all know you turn your grow lights on for 18 hours on/6 hours off during the vegging cycle and 12 hours on/12 hours off during the flowering cycle (and if you didn’t, you know now). But have you ever wondered why you have to give plants that specific amount of light? And what about people … Read moreWhat Really Makes Your Plants Flower and Veg?: PR and PFR Explained
With all the plants you grow hydroponically, you’ve probably gotten used to the ease of cloning by clipping and using root stimulants. But what if you want to expand your garden outside of the plants you’re growing indoors? Say, for example, you want to start growing citrus trees. Cloning a citrus tree isn’t as easy … Read moreMicropropagation, Grafting, and Layering: Cloning Your Plants a Different Way
Who wouldn’t want to open the door of their very own grow room and see an ocean of frosty nugs surrounded by a sea of green leaves? There’s only one problem: you don’t know how to grow cannabis. Not only that, but you don’t know the first place to start. Lights? No, nutrients, right? Or … Read moreThe Marijuana Grow Checklist: 9 Things to Look for Before You Buy Your Grow Equipment
If you’re reading this, that means you’re ready to start growing your own medicine, and that’s huge! Once you get the hang of growing you’ll hardly ever need to purchase your own produce or medicinal plants ever again. But with great power comes great responsibility, so before we get started take a breath because this … Read moreGrowing Marijuana Indoors
You’ve got grow lights, your plants, all of your liquid nutrients, and everything you need to grow. You set up your grow tent, set your plants in place, strap your rope hangers to your lights and hang ’em. But before you switch those lights on, are you sure you know how high you need to … Read moreHow High Should Your Grow Lights Be Above Your Plants?
The Sea of Green Growing Method (or “SOG” for short) is a method of growing that will reduce growing times to yield as much as cannabis as possible in a fairly short amount of time. This method asks you to start the flowering stage earlier and train your plants to use their canopy as efficiently … Read moreSea of Green: Bigger Harvest, Faster Yields
We talk a lot about yields and harvests, but if your plants grow heavy fruit it’ll take a lot more than big flowers to get you what you want- you’ll need strong branches, too. A good yield can only be achieved if your plant is physically strong, and if your plants aren’t strong enough to … Read morePlant Strength and What You Can Do to Grow a Stronger Plant
Growers often ask us about the size of the pots they’re using to grow their plants, and whether or not they’re using the right size. Some growers can’t seem to get their plants to grow bigger than they want, while others can’t keep them from growing out of control. You can easily over- or under-water … Read moreHow to Choose the Best Grow Pots For Your Plants
Ideal grow room temperatures are more than just what shows up on a single thermometer in your grow room. While it’s easy to give you the ideal indoor grow temperature (between 65°F and the low to mid 80°F’s) we know that it’s not simply the room temperature alone that helps you get the yield you … Read moreGrow Room Temperatures: Inside & Out