A Grow Room Tour of Vancouver

Halfway through the production of Jorge Cervantes’ just-released grow-guide DVD, the entire cast and crew woke up at dawn for a glorious morning boat ride from our home base in the city of Vancouver to Vancouver Island, about 10 nautical miles across the Strait of Georgia. We made the journey because the Island—19,356 square miles…

Q&A with Jorge: Blueberry Buds

  Q&A with Jorge Blueberry Buds I’ve been hearing about a strain called Blueberry. What is it, and what are the prices usually like? Spyda Via Internet Dear Spyda, The Cannabis Cup–winning (2000 Indica) Blueberry is 80% indica and 20% sativa. The high is outstanding and long-lasting. There’s enough sativa to keep you moving, but…

Q&A with Jorge: Soil

Q&A with Jorge Soil I’m a first-time grower. I just moved to Texas, where it’s hot and humid. What do you think about using a 5-gallon black plastic planter with holes drilled in the bottom for drainage? What’s the best type of soil to use? I was thinking Miracle-Gro potting soil that you can buy…

Jorge Cervantes: Taking Clones Part 2

Continued from Taking Clones Part 1 This longer segment goes through each step of the cloning process. After taking the clones and setting them in a glass of water, Jorge uses a rockwool cube to root the clones. He shows you how to dip the clones in rooting hormone to encourage root growth before placing…

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…