Aurora Indica Grow Journal: Week 10

In week 9 of the Aurora Indica grow, we did some additional defoliation, added a trellis and continued to watch our plants thrive. This week, we’re continuing to closely monitor their progress and make necessary adjustments to keep the grow on track. Day 59 Now that the plants have been on the flowering light schedule for over a …

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Aurora Indica Grow Journal: Week 9

In week 8 of the grow, we implemented some defoliation techniques to make sure the Aurora Indicas reach their maximum height before switching them into flowering. Now let’s check-in and see how the flowering process is going in week 9. Day 54 We’re about halfway through the first week of flowering and the plants are looking …

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Using a Hydroponic System to Grow Cannabis

There’s a long-standing debate among marijuana growers about whether not hydroponics or soil is the best way to grow plants. Regardless of where you stand, it’s undeniable that hydroponic systems have their benefits. Soil provides support for plants because it develops a physical structure for the roots to hold on. But hydroponic systems are hugely popular …

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Aurora Indica Grow Journal: Week 8

In week 7 of the Aurora Indica grow, we adjusted the plant’s nutrient intake to get them ready to start flowering. This week, we put the plants through some defoliation techniques to make sure they reach their maximum height before flowering. Day 50 Earlier in the week, I put the plants through some heavy defoliation. After …

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Aurora Indica Grow Journal: Week 7

In week 6 of the Aurora Indica grow, we continued to stress train the plants to prepare to move them into the grow tent, where they’ll spend the rest of the grow cycle. In week 7, we adjust some of the plant’s nutrients to put them in a better position to start flowering in the upcoming …

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Aurora Indica Grow Journal: Week 6

In week 5, we pruned, and stress trained the Aurora’s to get them ready to move to the grow tent. Entering week 6, we’re preparing a new home for the plants to grow. Day 36 It’s finally time to prepare the grow tent and get it ready for the new plants. I used a bleach and hydrogen peroxide …

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How to Trim Cannabis (With Scissors)

Once your weed plants have flowered, it’s essential to trim them to improve the quality of your yield and final product. Pruning your plants helps to redirect growth hormones to the parts of your plant that need them to most. While a lot of the emphasis of growing revolves around setting up LED grow lights and finding the …

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Aurora Indica Grow Journal: Week 5

In week 4 of the Aurora Indica grow, we added more nutrients and continued to monitor growth. Entering week 5, let’s see how the plants are doing as they get close to flowering. Day 29 I’ve cut the tops off of all of the Aurora Indica’s and am preparing them for the stress that comes with …

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Aurora Indica Grow Journal: Week 4

In week 3 of our Aurora Indica grow, we added more nutrients, and additional lights to help our plants grow more quickly. Now, let’s find out how our plants are doing as we enter week 4. Day 24 The Aurora Indicas continue to grow faster than we thought possible. This strain is surprisingly low and bushy …

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Aurora Indica Grow Journal: Week 3

It’s time for a week 3 update of our Aurora Indica grow. Catch up on our week 2 updates to find out an interesting discovery we made about our seeds. Day 15 The Aurora Indicas are now on their 3rd week of life and are starting to show signs that they’re ready to be repotted. A few …

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