nighlight
Sep
26

ASK ED MARIJUANA GROW TIP #47: START AN AUTUMN GARDEN

Q: I live in So-Cal. Is there any way I can start plants outdoors now? It is sunny and 70-80 degrees days and 50-60 degrees nights. A: Anywhere it is warm enough or in other areas using a greenhouse you can still grow. The major problem is that the long nights signal the plants to […]

outdoorplants
Sep
26

ASK ED MARIJUANA GROW TIP #46: SHOULD I CUT OR LET THEM STAY?

Q. My plants are two weeks away from harvest outdoors but the weather reports say it will be cool and overcast/rainy for the next week. What should I do? A. Cut the plants. If you leave them up during the cool/overcast/rainy period the probability is that the buds will be attacked by botrytis (brown mold) […]

Voting_United_States
Sep
23

DON’T WASTE YOUR VOTE, PART II

I’m campaigning and voting for Roseanne Barr for President. She favors the Bill of Rights rather than the security state, is for the legalization of marijuana, opposes wars, is pro-environment and is concerned about people rather than the corporate state. Roseanne is a funny woman. And to be a good comedian you must be very […]

roseannefeature2
Sep
19

DON’T WASTE YOUR VOTE

There are only ten states where your vote counts. The swing states in play are Colorado, Florida, Iowa, Michigan, Nevada, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio, Virginia and Wisconsin. In all the other the states the vote isn’t even close. For instance, in my state, California, Obama is beating Romney among likely voters 53-35 percent. So […]

Ed_growtips_banner
Aug
28

ASK ED MARIJUANA GROW TIP #45: THE BOTRYTIS SOLUTION

There was a slight attack of botrytis due to humid conditions and stagnant air—circulation was minimal with only passive ventilation during part of the day. We immediately went into protective mode—using Ed Rosenthal’s Zero ToleranceTM Herbal Fungicide diluted by 25%, and adding Serenade concentration at half the recommended dosage. Our reasoning was that the ERZT […]

Ed_growtips_banner_yoyo
Aug
24

ASK ED MARIJUANA GROW TIP #44: SUPPORT YOUR COLAS

The buds were too heavy and they were flopping over. As a result, they weren’t using the light efficiently and some buds were shading others. We decided to use YO-YO Plant Supports to hold the buds upright. Small nails were used to fasten the supports overhead to a crossbeam. Then we attached the small hook […]