Chapter 12: Hydroponic Gardening

Marijuana Horticulture

Chapter 12: Hydroponic Gardening Marijuana Horticulture: The Indoor / Outdoor Medical Grower’s Bible

by Jorge Cervantes

Hydroponics is the science of growing plants without soil, most often in a soilless mix. In fact, many growers are already cultivating hydroponically. Cultivating clones in rockwool, peat moss, and coconut fiber […]

Chapter 10: Soil & Containers

Marijuana Horticulture

Chapter 10: Soil & Containers Marijuana Horticulture: The Indoor / Outdoor Medical Grower’s Bible

by Jorge Cervantes

Soil is made up of many mineral particles mixed together with living and dead organic matter that incorporates air and water. Three basic factors contribute to the cannabis root’s ability to […]

Soil pH Facts

Soil pH Facts

How does pH level affects the growth of a marijuana plant

The pH levels within a plant will directly affect a marijuana plant’s growth as well as nutrient availability. The pH levels can also affect a plant’s ability to absorb nutrients through its roots. PH levels that rise above 7.5 […]

Marijuana Cultivation

General information about marijuana cultivation

Growing marijuana indoors or outdoors

When looking at the three most common forms of growing marijuana, you will find inside, outside and greenhouse growing. Which route you choose will likely boil down to what kind of weather your area has and what your local legislation says about growing […]

Homemade Hydroponic Systems

Homemade Hydroponic Systems

Hydroponic vs Soil

There is a consensus among marijuana plant growers that hydroponically grown cannabis plants grow at a much faster rate than soil, if all other conditions are the same within the environment. This is presumably due to the controlled nutrient solution feeding the plant is given and increased […]

General Marijuana Hydroponics

General Marijuana Hydroponics

What is hydroponics marijuana growing?

To use simple terms, hydroponic growing involves growing your marijuana plants without any soil, but instead using water or another growth medium that is able to be combined with a nutrient solution to feed all of the necessary nutrients to your marijuana plants through […]

Grow Gear

Marijuana Grow Basics

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

You […]

Soil pH Facts

Soil pH Facts

pH affects plant growth and nutrient availability. pH can affect the availability of nutrients. pH can affect the absorption of nutrients by plant roots pH values above 7.5 cause iron, manganese, copper, zinc and boron ions to be less available to plants. pH values below 6 cause the solubility of […]

Measuring the pH of soil / soilless runoff

Measuring the pH of soil / soilless runoff

How to test the pH of your soil mix

Measuring the pH of soil is just as important as with hydro applications, but few people know how to test soil pH to see if it is within the optimum range for growing robust healthy plants. […]

What is a pH buffer?

What is a pH buffer?

by NuclearNuggets

Chemical equilibrium

To more deeply understand pH, we must first explore the concept of chemical equilibrium. The pH of pure water is considered neutral, because this is the point at which the autoprotolysis of water is just as favorable of […]

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