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1 year ago
Indoor
Room Type
Soil
Medium
LST
Technique
FIMing
Technique
LED (272W)
Vegetation Lights
LED (272W)
Flowering Lights
Photos & Videos
Grow Conditions
Week 20
Flowering
45.72
inch
cm
Height
18
inch
cm
Height
12 hrs
Light Schedule
23
°F
°C
Day Air Temperature
74
°F
°C
Day Air Temperature
6.5
pH
800
mS/cm
PPM
TDS
1.6
mS/cm
PPM
EC
50%
Air Humidity
Normal
Smell
23
°F
°C
Solution Temperature
74
°F
°C
Solution Temperature
23
°F
°C
Substrate Temperature
74
°F
°C
Substrate Temperature
22
°F
°C
Night Air Temperature
72
°F
°C
Night Air Temperature
3.5
gal
l
Pot Size
13.25
gal
l
Pot Size
30.48
inch
cm
Lamp To Plant Distance
12
inch
cm
Lamp To Plant Distance
0.2
gal
l
Watering Volume Per Plant Per 24h
0.76
gal
l
Watering Volume Per Plant Per 24h
Nutrients
ml/l
ml/gal
tsp/gal
humic acid
2.46 ml/gal
key to life microbes
0.64 ml/gal
mycorrhizae
1.23 ml/gal
Terpinator - Terpinator
Terpinator
10 ml/gal
Botanicare - Cal-Mag Plus
Cal-Mag Plus
5 ml/gal
Botanicare - Pure Blend Pro Bloom
Pure Blend Pro Bloom
6 ml/gal
ml/l
ml/gal
tsp/gal
Commented by TheFairyBudMother TheFairyBudMother
1 year ago

The scent if this flower is insane. It’s sweet and fresh kind of like Jean Nate but intoxicating like ylangylang.
It really doesn’t smell like weed. The flowers on this are gorgeous. I’m in love with it and will definitely grow it again.
Defoliated a bit and did some rearranging in the grid ti optimize exposure of bud sites to light. The buds are stacking nicely.
It’s been raining here in Southern California as you probably know but luckily nothing too sporty is going on near me. It has been humid and the girls seem to be celebrating with jazz hands. I may need to nix the swamp cooler in the next week as RH has been around 58% with temperatures of 74F.
The war with the gnats seems to have settled down.

Comments
biggreens420
biggreens420 week 20

Nice to hear the war may have settled your bushes are looking beautiful

H_SOLO
H_SOLO week 20

Hey bud, I have enjoyed reading your diary. Your girls are looking lovely and shaping up to deliver you some nice buds. Also, by the looks of it, your lighting levels are coming into range. Your plants are looking their best late in the grow. Congrats.

You asked for commentary so I have some thoughts to share on how to improve your grow next time round.. Hope you don't mind. Its a topic close to my heart, ha ha. because I have had to deal with this issue in the past. Have you ever wondered why they are so small and the nodes are stacked so closely together? They have miniaturized in response to receiving too much light early on in the grow. Contrary to what someone told you, 52" is the right height for LEDs at seedling and early veg time. 12" between light and canopy is in the kill-your-shit zone even with a full canopy. I am using a PAR meter this round and I am finding it helpful to correctly gauge lighting levels. LED's can be difficult like this. Good luck bro and keep up the great work. I will enjoy watching those buds swell and mature.

TheFairyBudMother
TheFairyBudMother

@H_SOLO, It’s my second grow—thanks. It’s definitely a learning curve here because everyone has a different setup, environment, nutes, plus the plants are all so individual. Apparently the platinum cookies I grew on my first grow are bitchy even for the breeder I got the clone from.

Are you saying 52” is right for veg and 12” for bloom or something else? Thanks for stopping in and for sharing your experiences. Bear in mind I only have 136 W per LED. Can you recommend a par meter? Really any help is appreciated! I have an open mind and like to research but info on LED and growing weed is pretty unreliable.

H_SOLO
H_SOLO

@TheFairyBudMother, Check out my comments about LED growing on my latest diary. The trick with LEDs is to avoid the limitations of their limited light spread. You have managed to overcome this to some degree by having 2 fixtures. Excellent move on your part.

I am using at Hydrofarm Quantum PAR meter. These things are not cheap but this would seem to be the best value meter on the market and from my perspective, a worthwhile investment.

The PAR reading for seedlings is 80 - 100 micro moles. As a frame of reference, my fixture is dimmed to 50% and located 55" from canopy to achieve this. So far, this strategy is working for me. But this is early days for my grow so we'll see. Hope this info helps and good luck with the remainder of your grow, your girls are shaping up nicely. :-)

TheFairyBudMother
TheFairyBudMother

@H_SOLO,Hey thanks !

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