Spider mites have taken over this unsmokable bud! Once they start spinning webs, they have set up a colony. My favorite form of control is to use a butane torch!

Q&A with Jorge: Pests

Q&A with Jorge Pests A small hand-held 5 to 10X loupe is a great tool to help see these little pests. I use mine to inspect the garden regularly. How do I tell when to harvest and if I have something eating my plants or a fungus or something. There are little spots on the…

Q&A with Jorge: Compassionate Grower

Q&A with Jorge Compassionate Grower I run a grow operation for a compassion clinic. Recently, I planted six germinated seeds and threw them in the dark, but they did not come up. Then I put them under two small desk-lamp fluorescents. It is Day 4 and no seeds have come up yet. Is there a…

Q&A with Jorge: Fluorescent Light

Q&A with Jorge Fluorescent Light Hi Jorge, Is it possible to grow good yielding plants under fluorescent bulbs? Anonymous Hi Anonymous,  Use fluorescent T-8 or 65-95w Compact Fluorescent Lamps (CFL) available at Home Depot at a good price for flowering. Keep the lamps close (2-4 inches – 5-10 cm) from the tops of plants for…

Mexican Grow Report 2008

by Jorge Cervantes American and Canadian strains are very big – Love Potion, Kush, Blueberry, Purple strains AKA the Purps, are all more common in Mexico. Gone are the days of smoking only Popo Blue, Punta Rojo, Alcapulco Gold, etc. Now you can find almost anything that won a High Times Cannabis Cup. Mexico is…

Jorge at Flowery Field 5

Following up on our earlier Flowery Field videos, see clones rooted in rockwool cubes. Now is the time to transplant the little clones. They will need to be moved out the door or be transplanted. Jorge transplants a clone in a rockwool cube into a larger rockwool block. Once transplanted into 4-inch rockwool blocks, tagged…