Grow Cabinets, Closets, and Rooms Marijuana Grow Basics by Jorge Cervantes
This chapter is where you put it all together to set up your grow room and cultivate the best crop in the world! Before you set up the room, you will need to determine how much to grow. Afterward you must decide on […]
Grow Gear Marijuana Grow Basics by Jorge Cervantes
Growing indoors requires grow gear to supply and control light, air, water, and the growing medium. Below is a simple discussion that will give you basic understanding of the grow gear you will need – what it is and how it works.
Light and Lamps
Clones and Mother Plants Marijuana Grow Basics by Jorge Cervantes
Making clones is the most efficient and productive means of cannabis propagation for most growers. A clone is a branch tip cut from a (female) mother marijuana plant that has been planted and has grown roots. Female clones can be induced to flower as […]
Flowering Marijuana Grow Basics by Jorge Cervantes
Cannabis is an annual plant that normally produces seeds to successfully complete its life cycle. Marijuana is a dioecious plant, being either male (pollen-producing) or female (ovule and seed-producing). However, intersesx (aka hermaphrodite) plants with both male and female flowers can also occur.
In nature, cannabis flowers […]
Pre-Flowering Marijuana Grow Basics by Jorge Cervantes
Marijuana is a dioecious plant, being either male or female. however, intersex (aka hermaphrodite or bisexual) plants with both male and female flowers can also occur.
Pre-flowers are the first sign of a plant’s sex. The pre-flowers grow at branch internodes just behind the leaf spur or […]
Vegetative Growth Marijuana Grow Basics by Jorge Cervantes
Cannabis enters the vegetative growth stage after four to six weeks of seedling growth. Vegetative growth is maintained in most strains with 16-24 hours of light daily. Plants grow faster when they received more hours of light. Marijuana will continue vegetative growth a year or longer […]
Seeds and Germination Marijuana Grow Basics by Jorge Cervantes
A seed contains all the genetic characteristics of a plant. Seeds are the result of sexual propagation and contain genes from each parent, male and female. Some plants, known as hermaphrodites, bear both male and female flowers on the same plant. The genes within a […]