Q&A with Jorge: Germination

Q&A with Jorge Germination Hi Jorge, I have heard many things about growing, but I absolutely have no idea how. I have read a lot online and I get the main idea, but I don’t get the concept of germinating, and lots of other stuff. Is hydroponics or growing in dirt better? What nutrients should I…

Q&A with Jorge: Germination and Seedlings

Q&A with Jorge Germination and Seedlings Hi there, Jorge, I am new to growing, done lots of reading, and built a small grow cabinet. The cabinet itself is up to par, it has ventilation, interior painted white, 400W HPS light and the rest. I use sterilized soil, sand, castings, fertilizer and perlite. The temperature ranges…

Q&A with Jorge: Feminized Seed

Q&A with Jorge Feminized Seeds Hi Jorge, I want to learn about manually pollinating a plant to create feminized and/or regular seeds. I read an article about it and understand it but I don’t know how to gather pollen and use it. Can you give me step-by-step instructions? Planning my second grow and I don’t…

Q&A with Jorge: Lowryder

Q&A with Jorge Lowryder Hi Jorge, I am a long time Soft Secrets reader, but a new grower. I am very interested in Lowryder seeds after reading about them earlier this year. I bought some seeds and am looking for some solid info on how to grow a crop of Lowryder. Buying seeds gets expensive…

Q&A with Jorge: Hermaphrodite Plants

Q&A with Jorge Hermaphrodite Plants Heya Jorge, I have been getting my hands on some of the most incredible budz on the planet recently, but the last few times I found hermaphrodite qualities in these nugs – there are male flowers on totally ripe female flowers and seeds have started too. Is this batch still…

Q&A with Jorge: Peak Harvest

Q&A with Jorge Peak Harvest I’ve been flowering a feminized White Widow from seed for six weeks. It’s supposed to be ready in eight weeks. How can I shorten this time? The pistils are turning brown, but the trichomes are young. I’ve harvested strains when the pistils turn brown. I plan to harvest one plant…