Beginners Guide to Growing Marijuana

Best LED grow lights for Marijuana

What is Marijuana? Marijuana is a psychoactive substance extracted from the cannabis plant. It is used for recreational and medical use and can be ingested via smoking or vaporizing. A standard dose can cause short-term memory loss, red eyes, dry mouth, and impairment in motor skills and its effect lasts for 30 minutes to 60 minutes. The impact of a high dose can last for two hours to six hours. Continuous intake of a high dose of cannabis may result in mental problems and addictions in teenagers and adults. Pregnant mothers taking marijuana can affect their child’s behavior as well as inflict on them many other medical issues. Legalizing Cannabis At the beginning of 20th century, many prominent countries imposed

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The 5 Best T5 Grow Lights To Buy

best t5 grow lights

As you’re well aware, I believe strongly LED grow lights are the best option for your indoor garden and grow tent setup. However, beginning gardeners may prefer to test the waters with a series of cheap T5 grow lights. In this article, I’ll outline the five best T5 grow lights on the market today. Best T5 grow lights Fluorescent T5 grow lights are a type of lighting system commonly used by hydroponic gardeners (gardeners who grow their plants indoors). Unlike the more conventional HID and metal halide lights, T5 fluorescents are affordable and often cheaper to maintain in the long run. Ordinarily, T5 fluorescent lights are highly energy efficient. This is because they produce a lot less heat, which often

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LED vs HID Lights for Indoor Growing Infographic

LED vs HID Lights

Here we sum up the benefits of LED vs HID lights. Whether you use a grow box, mini grow tent, or extra large grow room, LED lights for growing are the clear winner here. Read about the best LED Grow lights for indoor plants. Durability – LED’s have less moving parts and are much more shock and vibration resistant than HID Lifetime – Up to 100,000 hours for LED, compared to HID’s 25,000 hours Color Temperature – LED has many options at up to 6500 Kelvin compared to HID’s 5000 Kelvin max Dimmable – Win for LED Warranty – 5 Years compared to HID’s 1-year warranty Costs – LED’s have higher upfront costs but less maintenance than HID. Over time, LED

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How do Grow Tents Work?

How do grow tents work?

If you want to make the best use of your LED grow light setup, you need an efficient growing environment. One of the best is an indoor grow tent, but exactly how do grow tents work? I’ll break down the ins and outs of grow tents in this article. Grow tents are small portable rooms that can be used indoors anywhere and at anytime to start growing fruits and vegetables. They work in the same manner as grow boxes. A grow tent creates an ideal indoor environment for growing plants in a closed chamber year-round, no matter the climate. What you Need in a Grow Tent Durable canvas material with a reflective system that traps the light inside the tent.

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Grow Tent vs Grow Box – Which is Best for your Indoor Garden?

grow tent vs grow box

Ever wonder the difference between grow tent vs grow box? While both are contained, portable environments for growing indoors, each has slightly different uses. In this article, I’ll discuss the advantages of each so you can decide which is right for your indoor garden. Grow tents are small portable rooms that can be used anywhere for planting indoors. They are quite similar to grow boxes and are made to create an ideal growing environment. On the other hand, a grow box is an enclosed system used for planting indoors in a smaller area. Lack of outdoor space and a requirement to grow veggies, flowers or herbs during winters are some of the major factors that contribute towards the demand for

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How to Raise Humidity in Grow Tent

how to raise humidity in grow room

How to control humidity in a grow tent is one of the most significant issues facing indoor gardeners. In this article, I’ll tackle how to raise humidity in a grow tent and provide some options to help keep your plants from drying out. There are several things you have to keep in mind when you decide to raise plants indoors. This is especially true when you do so inside a grow tent. Grow tents allow to take care of a variety of plants year round, and grow all types of produce regardless of the current weather or climate zone. The tents provide a controlled environment and commonly make use of hydroponics rather than conventional soil. Some of the benefits of

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How Many Plants in a Grow Tent Are Too Many?

how many plants in a grow tent

One of the questions I’m asked most often is ‘How many plants in a grow tent are too many?’ If you’re wondering how many plants can fit in a grow tent you’ve purchased, this article is for you. Indoor Gardening in a Grow Tent Grow tents are one of the latest innovations when it comes to the world of agriculture and plant care. Thanks to these grow tents; you can keep produce growing all year round, regardless of the season, or the current weather. Traditional growing involves planting in soil. With grow tents, however, you can make use of a hydroponic system, which requires water and an inert medium for the plants to grow, while maintaining a controlled environment. Specifically,

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Grow Tent Setup Guide for Beginners

best grow tent kit

In this article, I’ll discuss the best grow tent setup for beginners as well as some of the best complete grow tents available on Amazon so you can begin your indoor garden right away. Possessing a green thumb is all well and good when you’re trying to grow plants, but not everyone is blessed with a talent for gardening. Even if you do have the gift of green, but you aren’t equipped with the right tools or do not have the proper conditions, you will most likely not be able to grow anything. Hence the need for a grow tent and, of course, some basic tips in setting up the perfect tent to house your plants, which will allow them to grow

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Why You Need Proper Grow Tent Ventilation

grow tent ventilation

You’ve just purchased your first LED grow light and grow tent, and you’re ready to plant your seeds. But before you begin there are some critical things to consider like do you have the best grow tent ventilation? In this article, I’ll discuss why ventilation is essential to your grow tent setup and a few useful tools to help you achieve it. Why You Need Grow Tent Ventilation When it comes to growing plants indoors, there are many missing elements. Sun is one of the most critical factors plants need to thrive but is sorely missing indoors and in many urban garden settings. This is why grow lights, and a grow tent with the ability to reflect these lights are

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How to Grow Tomatoes Indoors – A Step by Step Guide

starting tomatoes indoors

Imagine having delicious, garden-fresh tomatoes all year round. Just about anyone, even beginners can grow tomatoes indoors. The most important rule is that as a gardener, you must ensure you have the essential elements for germination and growth, including medium drainage soil, adequate water, and the right temperature for successful development. This article presents a simple to follow, step-by-step guide to growing tomatoes indoors. I hope you will find this resource useful. Step 1: Choose your tomato seed Tomatoes can either be determinate or indeterminate. Determinate tomatoes grow to a specific height and produce the first round of fruit after which they stop growing. All the fruit ripens at the same time. The indeterminate type grows and produces fruits in

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