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25 Item Checklist to Start an Indoor Cannabis Grow

There comes a time in most cannabis lovers’ lives when we think about where the bud we love so much comes from and what it would be like to grow our own. For some, it is a conscious decision to make sure...

Everything You Need To Know About Flushing Cannabis

The practice of flushing cannabis plants has become a standard tactic for many growers, although its benefits are by no means universally accepted. In theory, flushing is supposed to rid a plant of excess and...

How To Stop Cannabis Plants From Falling Over

Of all the things that can go wrong when growing weed, cannabis plants falling over has got to be up there with one of the most devastating. Fortunately, plants are designed to stay upright. So, catastrophe is...

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The Importance of Saving Your Cannabis Seeds

The cannabis seeds sold by today’s top seed banks are, on the whole, genetically stable. And well adapted to many growing conditions. Yet as the global environment continues to change at an unprecedented rate, it’s...

How To Grow Sustainable Cannabis

You don’t have to be a commercial cultivator to impact the environment. Whatever scale you’re growing at, the practices you adopt will inevitably have wider consequences for local ecosystems and the planet as a whole...

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A Guide To Buying Cannabis Seeds

If you are buying cannabis seeds for the first time, or are a seasoned grower, here are some top tips and advice on how to pick the right seeds for you.  Follow this guide to ensure you aren’t being exploited...

Why and When to Lollypop Cannabis

The internet is a buzz with a variety of different ways to grow and train your plants, either to try and get bigger yields, grow specifically sized buds or just to completely fill the canopy. Some people like to make...

Booster Teas For Cannabis Growth

Are you growing with organic nutrients, or have you built your own soil mix and mainly feed water only? You may want to look at these two recipes to brew your soil a nice booster tea. No, we haven’t lost the plot or...

10 Hygiene Tips For Your Medical Grow Room

Growing cannabis for medical purposes? For yourself or someone you care about? This blog aims to help you take steps to ensure your garden is operating at a hygiene standard you would expect of the gardens providing...

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How to Fix Cannabis Overwatering

Cannabis overwatering can happen to any one of us and has probably happened to most of us at some point – a simple human error that results in massive panic and a sinking feeling that you’ve just rendered your...

How To Grow Cannabis In A Small Space

Many people think they can’t grow their own cannabis plants because they don’t have enough room or limited space, but the truth is that it’s perfectly possible to develop a decent amount of bud in a small space...

Growing Together: Purple Ghost Candy

With Halloween approaching, what better strain to review than Purple Ghost Candy. Purple Ghost Candy is the progeny of Ghost OG and one of the very best recent Purple cuts, viz. Candyland Purple. It is a potent, easy to...

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How to Smell Proof Your Cannabis Grow Room

Depending on your grow setup, there may be several reasons you want to minimise the aroma of your plants. The luscious dank scent of those beautiful terpenes may be heaven-scent to you, but if you have neighbours, it...

Does Pruning Boost Cannabinoid Levels?

Pruning is the removal of excess foliage. It’s a pretty common practice among cannabis growers, as it allows plants to allocate more of their energy resources to bud development. Decluttering a plant also ensures...

The Best Weed for Balcony Grows

The Best Weed for a Balcony Grow

Whether you’re limited in terms of space or just want to make the most of it, the best weed for a balcony grow is a strain that loves the sun, requires little intervention, and is usually an autoflowering strain...

Can You Grow Weed In Space?

With wealthy Earthlings like Richard Branson, Jeff Bezos, and Elon Musk currently locked in an intergalactic manhood-measuring contest, human forays into space look set to become increasingly commonplace. This will...

What’s The Best Growing Medium For Cannabis?

The sexy parts of your cannabis plants may be above ground, but it’s down in the root zone where the real magic happens. By taking in nutrients, water, and oxygen, a plant’s roots provide everything it needs to grow and...

The Difference Between Topping and Fimming

Topping and fimming are two standard high-stress training techniques that cannabis growers rely on to boost their yield. Both alter the shape of a plant so that it becomes bushier and produces multiple colas. This...

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The Science of Feminised Cannabis Seeds

How did we get to feminised cannabis seeds? In Greek mythology, Hermaphroditus, the son of Hermes and Aphrodite, was fused with a nymph, Salmacis, resulting in one individual possessing physical traits of both sexes...

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Growing Together: Peyote Wifi CBD

Up until this point, my favourite high CBD strain has been Seedman’s Cookies Chill CBD 2:1. But after growing all the high THC Peyote hybrids, I was convinced I needed to try the Peyote Wi-Fi CBD!   This grew...

Top 10 Tips on Growing Autoflowers

Since their introduction, growing autoflowers has become an experience all on their own. Their flowering time vs their yield and growing conditions is an interesting conundrum for hobbyists and experts alike...

Download the Ultimate Outdoor Grow Guide

Growing cannabis outdoors brings various challenges depending on your circumstances as well as your experience. If you’re looking for an outdoor grow guide, you’ve come to the right place. There are a few...