Using Blue Light in Cultivation

Using Blue Light in Cultivation

Choosing the optimal lighting for cannabis cultivation can be challenging. There are many factors to consider, like light intensity, distribution, and spectrum  Spectrum can be especially complicated because there is a lot of conflicting information out there. This...
Do Cannabis Plants Need UV Light?

Do Cannabis Plants Need UV Light?

Growers who want to increase the potency of their cannabis may consider adding ultraviolet (UV) light to their grow setup. UV light is radiation with wavelengths between 100 – 400 nm and it’s not visible to the human eye. Outdoors, about 10% of the sun’s light...
8 Factors that Increase Powdery Mildew

8 Factors that Increase Powdery Mildew

Powdery mildew (PM) is a widespread fungal disease that affects a range of plants including grapes and other fruits, cucumbers and a variety of vegetables, flowers like rose and chrysanthemum, and medicinal plants like cannabis. Here are eight scientifically proven...
What Do Plants Use Green Light For?

What Do Plants Use Green Light For?

Choosing the optimal lighting for cannabis cultivation can be challenging. There are many factors to consider, like light intensity, distribution, and spectrum  Spectrum can be especially challenging because there is a lot of conflicting information on the internet...
Should Leaf Tips Be Cut When Cloning?

Should Leaf Tips Be Cut When Cloning?

A quick Google search of the above question returns many anecdotes of growers having success with trimming the leaf tips of cannabis clones. However, there is very little peer-reviewed research that addresses this question. When cloning cannabis plants, growers use a...