Aurora Indica Grow Journal: Week 12

n week 11 of the Aurora Indica Grow, we took measures to prevent pests and mold from forming on the plants and shared some progress photos of the plants’ incredible growth. This week, we’re letting the plants do their thing as they enter the last part of the flowering stage. Day 72 Our Aurora Indica Grow …

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Brand Overview: Galaxy Hydro

A lot of indoor growers are forsaking their HPS and HIDs lights and switching to more energy-efficient LED options available. Unfortunately, with LED grow lights, many of them are of high quality based on their LEDs alone. Unlike the HID options from 5 or 10 years ago, no “best” option will fit everyone. Instead, you have to …

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Aurora Indica Grow Journal: Week 11

In week 10 of our Aurora Indica grow, we continued to closely monitor the plant’s progress and make necessary adjustments to keep the grow on track. This week, we’re taking measures to prevent pests and mold, as well as sharing some progress photos of the plants’ incredible growth. Day 64 I added a dehumidifier into the tent to help …

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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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