Thought I’d go ahead and make a grow journal since I’m collecting all the data. Maybe someone could use the info. Sorry for the early pink pics, I was also learning how to photograph in in Grow Room.
Grow room is a galley, 3.5’ x 12’, with 16’ height. Separated by a zippered tarp into a 3.5’ x 4’ veg room and 3.5’ x 8’ flower room. Duct fan intake at floor on one end, screen door to outside at opposite end with box fan exhaust, and a small 6" oscillating fan in each room blowing over the tops. Auto-drain, automatic dehumidifier.
Green Crack/AK47 feminized seed from HomeGrown Seeds.
Germinated in paper towel. Put in RW.
Seedling stage in DIY aerocloner.
Rez fluid 25% mix Clonex @ 5.5pH.
Rez temps 73-80°F.
Veg/Flower in 5gal bucket DWC.
Rez fluid 2.5gals 50% mix Da Kine420
Base+Grow, +Mycorrhizae, 5.8pH
Rez temps 71-73°F.
LED lights as noted, on 20/4 schedule
6/16 GC1 into germination.
6/18 Taproot showing. Soaked rockwool in distilled h20, pH5.5.
Planted in rockwool net cup.
Covered with Mason jar.
Kept in dark closet @ 80°F.
6/19 Moved to GR in pan w cover.
100w LED tube @ 12" above.
LED spot warmer in can below giving 78-80°F.
6/21 Seedling w cotyledons!
+Clone fert 25% of mix into tray bottom barely touching bottom of net cup.
6/22 Seedling doubled in height.
6/23 Seedling bent over. +support
Moved to aeroponics
Rez solution: Clone fert @ 25% mix
Rez pH: 5.5
Rez temp: 78°F
Pump sched: 45 on/15 off, 24hrs
6/24 Seedling pointed to light, still resting on support.
6/25 Rez temp still high @ 30/30 pump schedule. Needs something.
6/26 Significant leaf growth.
6/28 Rez fluid change.
+100% clone mix @ 5.5pH
Rez temp: 76.5 b4; 69.5 after;
72.2 @ 2pm
Pump schedule: 7on/20off/24hr
6/29 Rez temp 76-79°F now.
Good roots showing.
6/30 Seedling bent over and rez temp high due to accidental change in pump schedule to 20on/20off.
7/1 Good root and leaf growth.
7/2 Rez temp back on track.
7/3 Good growth. Warm air temp. Turned off dehumidifier to see how much it changes.
7/5 Roots reaching rez fluid.
Turned off sprayer pump.
7/6 Moved up to 300w LED @ 24"
7/9 I think she likes the new light!
7/10 Transplanted to DWC.
Rez fluid 50% mix DK, 5.8pH/600ppm
Mycorrhizae in container.
7/11 Incr. light to 1000w LED @ 24"
Turned off drip pump.
7/12 Leaf size increase.