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Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 07-16-2020, 02:46 PM
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Posted By swapmeet
So.... The little Gelato bush finished in its 7th...

So.... The little Gelato bush finished in its 7th week... with mostly milky, some amber trichs... The nugs are frosty and dense, so this could be a good producer. It is also the only plant that...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-28-2020, 05:40 PM
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Posted By swapmeet
Yeah.... If you had the room and could pull a...

Yeah.... If you had the room and could pull a couple bows off of them, then that's always an option as well.
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-28-2020, 08:41 AM
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Posted By swapmeet
A lot of the growth tips will grow towards the...

A lot of the growth tips will grow towards the light naturally, even better with some guidance. anything not getting enough light to produce bag appeal gets chopped... Cutting the back off basically....
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-27-2020, 03:21 PM
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Posted By swapmeet
pretty much.... Like a stadium, but just vertical...

pretty much.... Like a stadium, but just vertical rising, not back... so more like one of those giant plastic Colosseum cylinders. from the older days... I circle would be ideal, but hard to find...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-27-2020, 12:55 PM
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Posted By swapmeet
The overall goal would be to do larger plants......

The overall goal would be to do larger plants... A bit larger even than the biggest of these.... you really need to veg them vertically for a couple weeks, then in donut formation for a week or so......
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-27-2020, 01:29 AM
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Posted By swapmeet
Thanks brother.... it is 12/12 here all year...

Thanks brother.... it is 12/12 here all year around pretty much, so one of the properties I am looking at is 26 acres in the mountains... so I was thinking it would be fun to veg big trees...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-26-2020, 02:29 AM
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Posted By swapmeet
Well... A lot of these plants were immature...

Well... A lot of these plants were immature seedlings when I started flowering. I would be happy to get one huge oz cola from each plant on average. If you check out the sticky of Aero's grow here in...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-25-2020, 01:32 AM
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Posted By swapmeet
The trichs started coming out in week 3...much...

The trichs started coming out in week 3...much more prevalent in week 4. Quick update photos.

https://www.icmag.com/ic/picture.php?albumid=81415&pictureid=2051335...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-21-2020, 01:28 PM
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Posted By swapmeet
I removed all fans that that were shading any...

I removed all fans that that were shading any nodes... I will defoliate and remove suckers over the next few days... Hopefully I'll end up with some towers of flowers...
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Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-20-2020, 02:12 AM
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Posted By swapmeet
Al you can do is not laugh at this... Because no...

Al you can do is not laugh at this... Because no one would have ever known you laughed.... all you had to do was come in my thread and tell everyone that you laughed.... so we would know, and throw...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-19-2020, 05:26 AM
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Posted By swapmeet
I evened up the canopy today with risers where...

I evened up the canopy today with risers where needed... so the light is utilized to its fullest...

The stretch period is coming to an end here as we get to the end of week 3 of 12/12 flip. So I...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-19-2020, 05:08 AM
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Posted By swapmeet
That's okay, thank you for your insight....take...

That's okay, thank you for your insight....take care.
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-19-2020, 02:24 AM
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Posted By swapmeet
Hahaha I don't care who he is... I actually don't...

Hahaha I don't care who he is... I actually don't mind a little action in here either... I just don't need outsiders coming in here and attacking my people... Especially by bringing up old,...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-18-2020, 03:35 AM
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Posted By swapmeet
I followed that whole saga as it unfolded. Bobble...

I followed that whole saga as it unfolded. Bobble was a good grower, with good results before, during, and after his attempt at the racks... And had he continued to dial them, he likely would have...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-16-2020, 02:39 AM
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Views: 35,144
Posted By swapmeet
Don't worry....the post count is growing :jump:

Don't worry....the post count is growing :jump:
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-15-2020, 12:01 PM
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Views: 35,144
Posted By swapmeet
That is awesome that the drone is working... in...

That is awesome that the drone is working... in salt and fresh water? What, you chum an area, then cast in it?

You ought to make your way out to paradise sometime when the blue fin/blue marlin are...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-15-2020, 11:58 AM
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Posted By swapmeet
yeah, I think I am starting to get the hang of...

yeah, I think I am starting to get the hang of it. I just crossed the 750ppm threshold today... 770ppm.

We are just passed the first 2 weeks since I flipped them... Everyone is spitting pistils...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-08-2020, 09:24 AM
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Posted By swapmeet
I upped the ppm to around 700 and increased to...

I upped the ppm to around 700 and increased to two feedings per day, and everything is looking better...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-05-2020, 03:22 AM
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Views: 35,144
Posted By swapmeet
It could be drying out a little much, though the...

It could be drying out a little much, though the tops are staying pretty dark, that is not where the roots are. It is pretty hot here.... I had been watering the younger ones EOD, and yesterday was...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-04-2020, 12:56 PM
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Views: 35,144
Posted By swapmeet
It is just the newest growth, closest to the...

It is just the newest growth, closest to the bulbs... not the older stuff that is residual of ph pen calibration.

https://www.icmag.com/ic/picture.php?albumid=81415&pictureid=2045078...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-04-2020, 01:20 AM
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Views: 35,144
Posted By swapmeet
Hey Freds, Thank you for the suggestion...I...

Hey Freds,
Thank you for the suggestion...I will do it. As per your advice I've been using cal mag 1ml/l and protekt for silica...I also have the drip clean...I am seeing some light green new...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-02-2020, 03:53 AM
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Views: 35,144
Posted By swapmeet
I hear ya on the single colas... that is what...

I hear ya on the single colas... that is what most of these are...only reason why the gelato, bbc, and NL have more branches is because I took a couple clones off of them... Even the plants that look...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-02-2020, 03:47 AM
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Views: 35,144
Posted By swapmeet
Well....it is their cities and states with the...

Well....it is their cities and states with the total lack of leadership... I think an economy roaring back will bode well...we will see. As for the reflectix... that makes sense... I am getting on...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-01-2020, 05:44 AM
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Posted By swapmeet
I have 4 rolling 4' garment racks on the way......

I have 4 rolling 4' garment racks on the way... actually adjustable from 2-5'
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 06-01-2020, 05:13 AM
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Posted By swapmeet
Hi Freds, thanks for coming by.... It is hard to...

Hi Freds, thanks for coming by.... It is hard to tell in the picture, but I have little risers under each pot that looks like its on the ground...They keep each plant close to an inch off the ground...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 05-31-2020, 01:24 PM
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Posted By swapmeet
Thanks brother... looking forward to a harvest...

Thanks brother... looking forward to a harvest with this coco...I feel like I'm getting the hang of it more... Ever since I re-calibrated my ph meter, it has been all green. I am still feeding the...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 05-31-2020, 05:37 AM
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Posted By swapmeet
I think that you would be best off in that tent...

I think that you would be best off in that tent of running a 4x4 donut with a single vertical 600, and if they get tall enough, you can stack them... In a donut formation you don't need cool tubes...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 05-30-2020, 03:05 PM
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Posted By swapmeet
Like I said before, the inner circle of this...

Like I said before, the inner circle of this donut is very tight. I measured across the circle from leaf to leaf and it is 27" both directions. So that is 27x27" for 729 sq inches... divide that by...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 05-30-2020, 02:46 PM
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Posted By swapmeet
So, with my coco actually in those fabric pots,...

So, with my coco actually in those fabric pots, and there only being 12 of them, the donut is much tighter...

https://www.icmag.com/ic/picture.php?albumid=81415&pictureid=2043726...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 05-30-2020, 02:34 PM
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Posted By swapmeet
I couldn't find out why my plants were looking...

I couldn't find out why my plants were looking like they were mg and/or p deficient... the leaves were getting all jacked. I calibrated my ph pen ant it was +.3, so once calibrated correctly, they...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 05-30-2020, 02:26 PM
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Posted By swapmeet
Back to business....

Well... a lot has happened in the world over the last couple months... And with me. I am a covid survivor, got pretty damn sick, though not on the verge of dying or anything.... I am still young...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 02-20-2020, 08:04 AM
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Posted By swapmeet
It has been a rough few days in the garden... It...

It has been a rough few days in the garden... It seemed like every time I watered the clones in the cups, there would be some that were just shriveled up and died over night.

I remembered what...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 02-15-2020, 03:35 PM
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Posted By swapmeet
I hear ya bro. I have run this extended reservoir...

I hear ya bro. I have run this extended reservoir hempy set up once before, many years ago... about 18 bushes in a walk in closet with very good results.... this run has been much more difficult, I...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 02-15-2020, 05:35 AM
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Posted By swapmeet
It looks like it was a heat situation....the new...

It looks like it was a heat situation....the new growth is nice and green... regardless, I will hand water from the top once to twice per day from here on out...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 02-14-2020, 01:31 PM
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Posted By swapmeet
So that is about 1.58 G/W... excellent job my...

So that is about 1.58 G/W... excellent job my bro...as per the usual...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 02-14-2020, 03:02 AM
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Posted By swapmeet
It is the new growth that is yellowing, that is...

It is the new growth that is yellowing, that is my concern... they don't smell bad... and I've got the no pest strips in there, so hopefully I can solve this with a flush.

I think from now on, I...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 02-13-2020, 10:34 AM
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Views: 35,144
Posted By swapmeet
Here is wave two, freshly transplanted and ready...

Here is wave two, freshly transplanted and ready to rock. My lifter screen ought to be up and running tomorrow. At least a major part of the problem is drainage from sitting on the floor on the...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 02-13-2020, 01:12 AM
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Views: 35,144
Posted By swapmeet
This is what I was thinking of doing as well......

This is what I was thinking of doing as well... another site suggested that this hinders root development... That there is some proof that those without fabric cut or removed have significantly...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 02-12-2020, 03:14 AM
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Posted By swapmeet
You know BWS, it is a funny thing.... my jiffy...

You know BWS, it is a funny thing.... my jiffy pellets just came in a couple days ago...and they look way bigger in the picture lol... I thought that they were 5 times the size of rapid rooter plugs...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 02-12-2020, 02:41 AM
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Posted By swapmeet
That is an excellent idea Icky, thank you! I have...

That is an excellent idea Icky, thank you! I have easy access to those supplies... I will build it today.
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 02-12-2020, 01:49 AM
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Posted By swapmeet
Well... Interesting things going on... The cup...

Well... Interesting things going on... The cup plants are looking overwatered at every other day so I am going to let them dry out a little more before watering them again....

I will be...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 02-10-2020, 12:44 AM
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Posted By swapmeet
Maybe that is why I have had some PH looking...

Maybe that is why I have had some PH looking problems with some plants in the coco so far... I have been trying to figure it out. They are ceramic tiles, so a litle better than straight concrete, but...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 02-08-2020, 11:31 PM
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Views: 35,144
Posted By swapmeet
You're right. I was just really looking for a...

You're right. I was just really looking for a ball park starting point since I have always shot for as many oz/plant as possible... Like you've laid out....a 4 oz plant can come in all shapes and...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 02-06-2020, 04:08 AM
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Views: 35,144
Posted By swapmeet
Those that have rooted expansively were...

Those that have rooted expansively were transplanted into coco cups to start stacking nodes...

When it comes to which ones go into flower for the next wave, it will be all those that I think are...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 02-05-2020, 09:12 AM
Replies: 420
Views: 35,144
Posted By swapmeet
Yeah, that is very true, my bro....very true. I...

Yeah, that is very true, my bro....very true. I am going to need to have so many rooted clones to feed this beast, that I will regularly need to take 200-300 every two weeks in order to fill a new...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 02-04-2020, 06:47 AM
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Views: 35,144
Posted By swapmeet
Agreed. Thank you... As you mentioned, the key is...

Agreed. Thank you... As you mentioned, the key is taking large clones to start with. I took several 6+ inch clones, but the majority were mostly around 4" +/- 1"

I am happy with the progress that...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 02-03-2020, 03:46 PM
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Views: 35,144
Posted By swapmeet
I am happy to report that I have lots of fuzzy...

I am happy to report that I have lots of fuzzy roots coming off the stems in the aero cloner already....5 days in...I will post pictures later...Also, there is a new growth explosion going on with...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 02-03-2020, 02:49 AM
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Views: 35,144
Posted By swapmeet
Right on.... So you were vegging them to around...

Right on.... So you were vegging them to around 16-18" before the flip? And how many branches, approximately, of course, did you leave on each plant after pruning the suckers?

Don't worry, I am...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 02-02-2020, 04:06 PM
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Views: 35,144
Posted By swapmeet
So you only keep the branches that come off the...

So you only keep the branches that come off the main stem, and prune off any branch that comes of of those... Icky can correct me if I am wrong, but he prunes off any branch that is less than 1/4 the...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 02-02-2020, 09:22 AM
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Views: 35,144
Posted By swapmeet
Yes I agree, and I too was realizing that things...

Yes I agree, and I too was realizing that things may be much different with plants 5x the size...lol
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