Growing Cannabis – Botanical tips & knowledge
The Life cycle of Cannabis – From seed germination to harvesting the buds
Follow the development of any plant is generally exiting, cannabis is definitely not an exception to that rule. Within a couple months you can go from a little taproot breaking the shell to a plant full of flowers, couple feet tall and full of terpenes and cannabinoids.
We’ve gathered this growth in a series of 4 articles that cover each cycle, couple tips along the way too!
Growing Cannabis – The basics
Just starting off with your plantation? Here’s a selection of articles that cover some basic things that you need to know while starting off
Indoor grower, nutrient provider
As an indoor grower you’re trying to reproduce outdoor conditions for your plant to develop in optimal conditions. “In the wild”, the soil is replenished naturally, whether by decaying organic matter, fungi, rainfall, our ecosystem basically. Here, your baby is in a pot without natural nutrient replenishment so there’s some knowledge to be acquired in regards to feeding and taking care of your soil.
One way is by constantly adding nutrients for the plant to absorb, the other is by creating a living, healthy and sustainable soil.
For the moment we’ve mostly have been doing the first option but are learning and implementing the second as it’s much more sustainable long term. Added bonus? living healthy soil protects you from nasty invading pests 😉 Here’s what we’ve learned so far on the subject
Marijuana Deficiencies – Identifying and solving nutrient deficiencies
This is something that any and all growers know all too well, nutrient deficiencies.. Whether it’s nitrogen during the stretch or end of flowering, placing the light too close and burning the fan leaves, we’ve all made some mistakes. Hopefully these little guides will help you avoid some
SOG, SCROG, One Bud… say whaaat !?
Hearing or reading about all these fancy “SOG” (Sea of Green), “SCroG” (Screen of Green), “One bud” terms and wondering what it all means? Don’t worry, we’ve all been there.
These are all different ways to grow your plant in order to reach a specific goal; For instance with a Scrog, you’re probably trying to increase production of one plant whereas a SOG will be aiming at having many, many plant, producing “one bud” each. Starting to get a bit clearer?
We’ve gone in depth into each of these growing techniques below, dig in! 😉
Cannabis Pests.. headaches we hope you don’t have
Pests are probably one of the most annoying problems you can get, and depending on which one they can be fully destroy a crop, so keep your eyes open!
3 basic rules, keep your area clean, inspect regularly your plants and make sure you clean anything coming from outside…
“How-To” and DIY guides
As our grows go by and our learnings grow we’ve been regrouping content on “how to” and do it yourself articles. This section is in constant evolution, hope you find things that help out!
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