Tutorials

Medical marijuana growing made easy! How-to tutorials with step-by-step instruction on how to grow cannabis.

by Sirius Fourside Table of Contents Introduction Handheld Magnifiers Jeweler's Loupes Smartphones Small/Phone Microscopes Big/Handheld Microscopes Endoscopes USB Microscopes Stereo Microscopes Our Picks Best Overall Best Value Best in Each Category   As you can see, we've purchased many magnifiers/microscopes over the years...   It's so rewarding to harvest your own weed. Not only does...
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by Nebula Haze Unfortunately, there is no "best" medical marijuana strain just like there is no best medicine, but each strain has something different to offer, and may or may not be suited to your needs! "Medical" vs "Non-Medical" Marijuana What's the difference between medical vs non-medical marijuana? There's a range of effects that people can get from...
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by Nebula Haze Table of Contents Best NPK Ratios for Growing Cannabis Organic vs Chemical Nutrients What Is the Difference Between Brands? Popular Cannabis Nutrient Brands Can I Create My Own Nutrients From Scratch?   What's the Best NPK Ratio for Cannabis Nutrients? If you've decided to start growing cannabis for the first time, trying to figure out the...
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by Nebula Haze Fail-Proof Guide to Germinating Seeds in Hydroponics Plus, How to Care for Hydroponic Seedlings... We have a cannabis seedling germination page which has everything you need to know about all the different germination methods, but this tutorial is different. In this hydroponic seedling tutorial I'm going to share exactly how I do...
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by Nebula Haze Emergency Resources for Sick Seedlings! Sometimes the hardest part of growing cannabis is getting started. If you've never gardened or planted a seed before, you may have to learn everything from scratch. And with expensive and hard-to-get marijuana seeds, there's a lot of pressure to get things right!  At GWE, we have resources for...
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by Nebula Haze What Makes Nutrients "Good" or "Bad" for Growing in Coco Coir? When growing cannabis in coco coir, you don't necessarily need nutrients made specifically for coco. Just about any quality cannabis nutrients made for hydroponics (and some nutrients made for soil) will work great, especially if you use a Cal-Mag supplement. This...
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by Nebula Haze How to Germinate Marijuana Seeds So They Grow Fast Plus, how to care for new cannabis seedlings... We have a cannabis seedling germination page which has everything you need to know about all the different germination methods, but this tutorial is different. In this tutorial I'm going to share exactly how I...
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by Nebula Haze (with contributions from Adam Jacques & Elton Prince) I'm always amazed at how mainstream cannabis cultivation has become in the USA! The other day I was in my local electronics store and I saw a classy-looking magazine for sale called Grow Magazine - The Quintessential Cannabis Horticulture Magazine (pictured to the right - here's their website)....
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by Nebula Haze Is there an Optimal Final Height for the plant? Most everything I read says to continue the Vegetative Stage until the plant is about 1/2 its desired height, then flip to Flowering Stage, because plants about double in height on average. Assuming you are keeping the canopy as flat as possible. Should...
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by Nebula Haze Table of Contents 4 Different "Parts" That Can Turn Colors (Buds, Pistils, Leaves & Trichomes) How to Maximize Color & Genetics Start with Colorful Genetics (Most Important!) Choose Dark Colors ("Black" Strains) Warm Days & Cool Nights Strong, Direct Light  PH at the Roots Examples of Colorful Strains Photoperiod (Regular) Strains Auto-Flowering Strains Colorful "Duck" Strains (Stealthy Leaves) Why Do...
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