4 Cannabis growing myths you need to know
Written by Redacción Mota Radio on 1 January, 2021
Luckily, if you are in doubt about how to get started with your Mary Jane plantation, you can find lots of information on the Internet that can help you, but be careful! Not everything that appears is true.
Stay with us, here we will tell you about some myths that exist around the marijuana growing so you can avoid making mistakes with your girls.
1- As more fertilizer, the better
Cannabis plants need a certain amount of nutrients to develop properly. However, you should not make the mistake of cramming your flowers with fertilizer.
If you are not careful when fertilizing your plants, you will end up over-fertilizing them. Believe us, it can have very negative consequences such as the death of your plants, of course, that is what nobody wants.
2- Watering your vines with fruit juice improves the taste
Although this myth may seem absurd, many growers have come to believe it, but don’t even think about adding fruit juice to improve the taste, because instead of obtaining positive results you may end up damaging your flowers.
As you must know, those responsible for giving them the flavor and aroma so delicious to the plants of cannabis are the terpenes, for which, to increase the production of such yes it is recommendable, you can choose to apply techniques like the Low Stress Training or LST to obtain it.
3- The cannabis plants need very large pots
Cannabis plants usually need ample space for their roots to develop properly, but that doesn’t mean that you can’t perfectly believe in small pots or small spaces.
In addition, growing in small spaces is ideal for those cannabis growers who seek discretion. You can use different techniques of pruning to obtain better yields in your harvest.
4- To grow cannabis is difficult and expensive
To become an expert cannagrower is not given overnight, for it is needed practice and to have knowledge of certain techniques, nevertheless, to plant marijuana does not have to be complicated.
If you are just beginning to grow your own pot, it is best to learn the basics of cannabis so you can better understand the fundamentals of your flowers.
There is also the myth that growing your own Mary Jane is very expensive. Well, it all depends on the care you want to give to your strains.
Some growers like to have a lot of control over the growth of their plants and for that, they invest in a lot of equipment that is actually quite expensive, but don’t worry, there are other ways to grow quality cannabis without using so many resources, for example: outdoor growing.