Q&A with Jorge: Hot Room

Q&A with Jorge Hot Room Hey Jorge, My grow room setup is as follows: the room is 2.5 x 3.3 x 1.8 meters. I have 3, 1000w HP sodium lamps, 3fans and a good big extraction fan set up to draw air out my 1.8-meter Mountain Air filter. I have a hydro drip system set…

Q&A with Jorge: Auxiliary Power

Q&A with Jorge Auxilary Power Hi Jorge, My roommates and I made plans for two 600w dual room grow cabinets. We planned to set it up at our new place. We have been in the new place a few weeks and found our electricity comes from a different company. So far our power has gone…

Q&A with Jorge: Blueberry

Q&A with Jorge Blueberry Hi Jorge, I have been hearing about a strain called Blueberry. What is it and what are the prices usually like? Spider Murphy Hi Spider,  Award winning Blueberry is mostly Indica (80 percent) and 20 percent Sativa. The high is outstanding and long lasting. There is enough sativa to keep you…

Q&A with Jorge: Spots On Leaves

Q&A with Jorge Spots on Leaves Hi Hugo, Your plants are showing the first signs of a nutrient buildup in the soil, probably potassium. Nutrients are classified as mobile or immobile within the plant. Mobile nutrients-nitrogen (N), phosphorus (P), potassium (K), magnesium (Mg), and zinc (Zn)-are able to trans locate, move from one portion of…

Q&A with Jorge: Bubbling Issue

Q&A with Jorge Bubbling Issue I take issue with an answer you gave recently concerning whether or not to keep a plant’s roots submerged in aerated nutrient solution. Keeping the plant’s roots submerged in aerated solution is not only “technically” possible as you suggest; deep-water-culture systems promote healthy, explosive growth and yields, can cut down…

Q&A with Jorge: CFLs and Big Buds

Q&A with Jorge CFLs and Big Buds Dear Dave, This year I grew two plants in 11 liter containers, one sativa-dominant and the other indica-dominant under three 65w CFL lamps. The buds were nice and resinous, but the weight was low, about 30 percent less than if grown under a 600w HPS. CFL red and…