Yo. Whats Up! Everyone…Gtia Here. So i decided recently to get back in to growing again. i also decided,since i never had this kind of platform to communicate with fellow growers. I’m going to share my journey. Hope you don’t mind. Ok now where to start. Well lets start with my gear.
Vivosun 48"x48"x80" grow tent
Vivosun Heating mat w/ digital thermostat
Earlygrow Med domed propagator
Vivosun 6500k 2ft 4bulb t5 HO light
IPlantop 1000w 3chip led Full spectrum with veg/bloom switch got 2 of them
Sonikir 3-in-1 ph,light,moisture tester
iPower 6inch inline fan with 6" Carbon Filter and ducting
Acurite Humidity monitor/ Therometer
Rapid Rooter Plugs
MelonFarm 2 gallon and 7 gallon fabric pots
16oz SOLO Cups
Box fan for air circulation untill i can afford some smaller tent fans
getting a dehumidifier when i have the money as well.
Soil selection sorta sucks in this area. After doing research. The best premixed i found in my area.
MG Natures Care Garden soil.
Added perlite, Vermiculite to loosen it up.
Been using Aquafina Purified Bottled water. and Also have FIJI water that is ph’d to 7.7 that has trace amounts of calcium and magnesium. i also have regular tap water thats been sitting in buckets to let the chlorine evaporate for when i get to the time of flushing
MG all purpose only using at 1/2 to 1/4 strength
Flower Fuel. npk 1-34-38 for flowering
AZOS and MYKOS inoculum for transplanting.
Clonex for when i get that far
Plants all from ILGM seeds
2 Strawberrie Kush
2 Black Widow
I started 10/21/18 soaked for 12 hours then put in paper towels and a ziplock 100% germination.
10/23 put in rapid rooter plugs in solo cups 1/2 full of the soil mix [ the gardensoil with perlite and verm 60-20-20% ratios] soil PH between 5.8-6.2 ph depending how far i stick the tester in the soil
10/25/18 they all came up thru the soil but one Gelato… seed hull got stuck in the rapid rooter plug tried to ease it loose broke the root off lost that plant… oh well it happens.
Everything mixed in to aquafina bottled water. 18hrs on 6 off T5 light
10/26/18 each cup got 2, 2 liter bottle Cap full of bioroot solution at 1/2 strength
10/27/18 nothing done
10/28/18 each cup got 2, 2 liter bottle cap full of 1/4 strength MG all purpose.
10/29/18 each cup got 2, 2liter bottle cap fulls of straight aquafina
10/31/18 each cup got 1/4 cup of azos solution. switched light at end of cycle too, veg mode on 1-1000w led
11/01/18 each cup got 2, 2liter bottle cap fulls of straight aquafina
11/03/18 each cup got 2, 2liter bottle cap fulls of 1/4 strength MG all purpose.
So far so good