You might have a serious problem. If your cannabis plants have leaves turning yellow during flowering, they could be sending you a warning. The good news is: most likely it is nothing to worry about, though. If the leaves are turning yellow during the final weeks of flowering, this is perfectly natural. Your plants are simply diverting resources to bud growth and … [Read more...] about Leaves Turning Yellow During Flowering (Troubleshooting Guide)
Different growers do things differently. Some know the exact number of plants they want to grow (often due to legal restrictions) and they adapt their grow space to that. Others have a specific grow area to work with and they want to fill it with the appropriate number of plants. If you know the size of your grow tent and you are trying to figure out how many plants to … [Read more...] about What Size Grow Tent Do I Need For X Plants?
If you've been researching this question for a while, you've probably come across ten different answers for each tent size.There's a reason for that. Cannabis plants vary greatly in size, depending on strain, pot size, growing method and more. The good news is: you control all of this, and with it, you ultimately control the size of your plants. The main way you do this … [Read more...] about How Many Plants Can I Fit in a X by X Grow Tent?
Cannabis plants are resilient. They grow just fine without any nutrients. They will even yield some buds. But if you want to maximize yields and get the kind of monstrous buds you see in photos from professional growers, you need to use nutrients. And you need to use them correctly. Over or underfeeding will impact yields and can even kill your plants. That is why … [Read more...] about How Often Should I Give My Plants Nutrients (For Maximum Yields)?
A cannabis lollipop? Sounds delicious! But that's not what we're talking about here. Lollipopping cannabis is a technique growers use to increase yields. But it is not without controversy. While some marijuana growers swear by it, others consider it a waste of time at best, and a detriment to yields at worst. So which is it? Does lollipopping increase yield, or … [Read more...] about Lollipopping Cannabis: Does It Increase Yield?
If you've been trying to figure out what rust spots on leaves during flowering indicate, you've probably come across a number of wildly different explanations. That's because these spots can have a few different causes. But two of them are by far the most common, so we will cover those here. Generally, rust-colored spots on marijuana leaves indicate a fungal infection … [Read more...] about Rust Spots On Leaves During Flowering (The Causes And How To Fix Them)
One of the most frustrating things for new marijuana growers is seeing that your plants are suffering, but not knowing what they need. The good news is: your plants actually tell you exactly what is wrong. You just have to learn their language. If you know what to look for, changes in your plants' leaves, stems, roots, etc. will tell you exactly which nutrients they … [Read more...] about Cannabis Nutrient Deficiency Chart (A Simple Way To Diagnose Problems)
Growing marijuana takes time. That is unavoidable. How much time it takes depends on a number of factors. That means it is not possible to give an exact time frame. It also means you can speed up the time it takes a bit. If you are growing indoors anyway. Outdoors, you have to rely on the natural changing of the seasons. The primary factor that influences how long … [Read more...] about How Long Does It Take To Grow Weed?
It seems like a simple question. But I've seen quite a few different answers. The phrase "flowering time" will often show up on cannabis seed packets. For example, you might see: "Flowering Time: 8 weeks." What does that mean? What exactly is 8 weeks long? Does it refer to the time it will take until the marijuana plants are ready for the flowering stage? Or does it … [Read more...] about What Does Flowering Time Mean? (Plus All Essentials Of The Bloom Stage)
Waiting for your clones to root can be frustrating. But if you knew how to make your clones root faster, you could eliminate that frustration. Then you are left with only the benefits of cloning. And those are great. Cloning eliminates all of the guesswork. No more wondering if your seed is male or female. Wondering what kind of bud it will produce and how much of … [Read more...] about How To Make Clones Root Faster (In Only 7 To 10 Days)