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Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 10-24-2020, 09:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,360
Posted By Medicine, Man
Good to have you along, Boyd, sorry about the...

Good to have you along, Boyd, sorry about the slack in updates!


Got rid of aphids, got lazy, got mites...


... So, no real exciting pics lately. Got through a few plants harvests though, so...
Forum: Grow Diaries 10-21-2020, 05:42 PM
Replies: 974
Views: 114,237
Posted By Medicine, Man
What's up Scrappy! Just dropped by to say hi....

What's up Scrappy! Just dropped by to say hi. Hope all is going well in the garden, and I can definitely see the lack of enthusiasm trying to update, jumping through all those hoops.

Hell, this...
Forum: Cannabis Infirmary 09-20-2020, 12:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 685
Posted By Medicine, Man
If you're using rockwool, 3 minutes isn't nearly...

If you're using rockwool, 3 minutes isn't nearly enough time to dry out. Rockwool holds a lot of water for a long time. I didn't think you had a cycle timer, but if you do, you could set it to 1...
Forum: Cannabis Infirmary 09-19-2020, 08:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 685
Posted By Medicine, Man
Just saw you're running the pump 24/7. You'll...

Just saw you're running the pump 24/7. You'll definitely keep them too wet, probably too warm, and most likely will lead to rot. You could surround the rockwool with hydroton, to help control...
Forum: Cannabis Infirmary 09-19-2020, 08:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 685
Posted By Medicine, Man
If your aero sprayers are hitting that rockwool...

If your aero sprayers are hitting that rockwool multiple times per day, you're likely keeping it way too wet, which could also lead to that droopy look.
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 08-12-2020, 10:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,360
Posted By Medicine, Man
The Sky Lotus was berry-ish, not lemony, or what...

The Sky Lotus was berry-ish, not lemony, or what I remember Skywalker OG as...yet, anyway.

Knights Templar was like lemon candy so far.

The Spring Training is hard to describe, but it's kinda...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 08-12-2020, 10:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,360
Posted By Medicine, Man
Yeah, I decided to err on the side of less N, and...

Yeah, I decided to err on the side of less N, and drop the MC back down to 4g/gal, add Epsom at 1 t/gal, and keep an eye on em. The hungriest ones still have plenty of time to ramp up, but the older...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 08-10-2020, 03:09 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,360
Posted By Medicine, Man
I generally defoliate pretty regularly, but these...

I generally defoliate pretty regularly, but these are all first run, from seed plants, so I usually let them run their natural course, to see what they do, like most folks do... But, yeah, I should...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 08-09-2020, 07:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,360
Posted By Medicine, Man
Knights Templar v2 week 6: ...

Knights Templar v2 week 6:


https://www.icmag.com/ic/picture.php?albumid=82992&pictureid=2063724


KT top:


https://www.icmag.com/ic/picture.php?albumid=82992&pictureid=2063725
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 08-09-2020, 07:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,360
Posted By Medicine, Man
Alrighty, so I took some closer shots the other...

Alrighty, so I took some closer shots the other night of the individual plants. The younger are around 2 weeks, and the older are about 6. For picture posting purposes, This post will have the 3...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 08-09-2020, 06:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,360
Posted By Medicine, Man
Ha, thanks for the heads up! Fixed...I think...

Ha, thanks for the heads up! Fixed...I think...
Forum: Ace Seeds 08-08-2020, 02:47 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,851
Posted By Medicine, Man
Good first attempt wrangling the wild sativas!...

Good first attempt wrangling the wild sativas! Glad you got satisfying effects. Did you take clones to dial them in next round?
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 08-07-2020, 06:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,360
Posted By Medicine, Man
So I brought some pics for a little update, and...

So I brought some pics for a little update, and to illustrate the fork in the road I find myself in.

I'm seeing what look to be signs of deficiencies and excesses in different plants. No big...
Forum: Propagation 08-05-2020, 07:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 810
Posted By Medicine, Man
I think if you're planning on using rockwool...

I think if you're planning on using rockwool filled netpots in the cloner, you're asking for too much moisture and trouble.

If you want to transplant aero cloned cuts to rockwool, the croutons in...
Forum: Indoor Grows - Hydro 08-05-2020, 04:56 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,208
Posted By Medicine, Man
Yeah, that makes more sense. I'll have to do a...

Yeah, that makes more sense. I'll have to do a search for your diary and check it out!
Forum: Medicinal Cannabis Forum 08-05-2020, 04:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,139
Posted By Medicine, Man
I'm sure I'm breathing in dust and dander I could...

I'm sure I'm breathing in dust and dander I could live without... Gotta get a good filter on the furnace too!

While we do try to keep things to mainly olive oil, I know there's things in my diet...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 08-05-2020, 04:34 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,360
Posted By Medicine, Man
You could do it like that, but ideally you...

You could do it like that, but ideally you wouldn't want or need the overhead lighting to be a true vert grow.

The top thread up in the vertical sections stickys called "LED vertical scrog" by...
Forum: Indoor Grows - Hydro 08-04-2020, 09:56 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,208
Posted By Medicine, Man
Right on... I'd check the other site, but, well,...

Right on... I'd check the other site, but, well, censored... Maybe if you give the title, and hint at the other site name? Dunno...


So at 700, I think we're pretty close, but I haven't actually...
Forum: Indoor Grows - Hydro 08-04-2020, 04:58 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,208
Posted By Medicine, Man
Ah, gotcha, sounds like we're on the same page...

Ah, gotcha, sounds like we're on the same page again then.


So what nutrient and light levels do you run to keep your plants nice and green throughout?

I'm sure our details are slightly...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 08-04-2020, 04:13 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,360
Posted By Medicine, Man
Awesome, thanks! I saw the pricey one you were...

Awesome, thanks! I saw the pricey one you were using last, and while it looked great, it would significantly increase the overall price of the fixture. I was hoping there might be a middle road...
Forum: Indoor Grows - Hydro 08-04-2020, 01:55 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,208
Posted By Medicine, Man
We can agree to disagree. I posted my...

We can agree to disagree.

I posted my thoughts on the different points of contention, and why I felt the way I did, mainly from personal experience, and that of other gardeners on the forums.
...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 08-03-2020, 11:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,360
Posted By Medicine, Man
Hey Reiko, thanks for stopping by! I just...

Hey Reiko, thanks for stopping by!


I just found your latest workshop, but need to read the whole thing still. I'm digging the over engineering though!



I've got no dimmer on my flower...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 08-03-2020, 05:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,360
Posted By Medicine, Man
I feel like there's definitely a learning curve...

I feel like there's definitely a learning curve with these new LEDs, and I'm still dialing in, for sure.



Flower is getting better all the time, so now I'm trying to focus on getting the veg...
Forum: Medicinal Cannabis Forum 08-03-2020, 12:16 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,139
Posted By Medicine, Man
Cleaner? Possibly, but my girl used to suffer...

Cleaner? Possibly, but my girl used to suffer from CHS, so what goes in and on the plants is minimal to start. Nothing but a light-ish dose of Megacrop, pH down, and calcium hypochlorite pool shock...
Forum: Indoor Grows - Hydro 08-02-2020, 06:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,208
Posted By Medicine, Man
That's a pretty bold statement, and I think many...

That's a pretty bold statement, and I think many LED growers would respectfully disagree, based on their experiences and observations.



If yours are all healthy, that's awesome- sounds like...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 08-02-2020, 04:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,360
Posted By Medicine, Man
Hey thanks for stopping by fellas! Fred,...

Hey thanks for stopping by fellas!

Fred, I'll freely admit that yes, I am a bit of a strain whore... About 20 strains in rotation, yet still never enough! Lol


Speaking of never enough,...
Forum: Medicinal Cannabis Forum 08-01-2020, 06:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,139
Posted By Medicine, Man
Ha, thanks for the input fellas! I...

Ha, thanks for the input fellas!



I try to be as elegant as possible with it, and have gotten pretty decent at discreetly getting it into a widemouth bottle from couch level lol


I do spit...
Forum: Medicinal Cannabis Forum 08-01-2020, 07:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,139
Posted By Medicine, Man
To spit, or to swallow? That is the question

I post this question here because I'm deferring to those with more medical knowledge than me... Which isn't hard. Now, I don't need to see your medical degree, I just hope you're somewhat medically...
Forum: Indoor Grows - Hydro 08-01-2020, 04:11 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,208
Posted By Medicine, Man
Yeah, could be, especially heavy...

Yeah, could be, especially heavy Cookie/OG/Indica/Chem genetics, which just seem hungrier overall, especially for magnesium.... All those TMV "variegations" that could be solved with a little Epsom...
Forum: Indoor Grows - Hydro 08-01-2020, 01:27 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,208
Posted By Medicine, Man
Oh yeah, Epsom salts are a common additive. I...

Oh yeah, Epsom salts are a common additive. I think the usual dilution is 1tsp/gallon, whether as a foliar spray or in feed water. I'm new to it though, so if other Epsom users have an opinion, chime...
Forum: Indoor Grows - Hydro 07-31-2020, 11:15 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,208
Posted By Medicine, Man
I think he thinks you only need magnesium, which...

I think he thinks you only need magnesium, which is why he's just recommending the Epsom salts. No sense adding extra calcium if you don't need it. Plus the Epsom would give you a little extra...
Forum: Indoor Grows - Hydro 07-31-2020, 02:18 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,208
Posted By Medicine, Man
I think you're probably on the right track. A lot...

I think you're probably on the right track. A lot of LED users are finding these type of results, and I have a feeling it's something we'll all have to dial to our specific conditions, until someone...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 07-31-2020, 01:17 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,360
Posted By Medicine, Man
Ok, so here's the individual pics. I lost track...

Ok, so here's the individual pics. I lost track of Dread Bread flower time. She could've gone in as early as the beginning of May, which would make her almost 12 weeks. She's still throwing white...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 07-30-2020, 06:41 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,360
Posted By Medicine, Man
DIY vertical LED top fed, recirculating hydro... thing

What's up Vertville!

I've been a fan of vertical growing since reading these forum legends and teachings of folks like Heath Robinson, DHF, Bobblehead, and others.
I've been kinda bummed lately...
Forum: Cannabis Growing Outdoors 07-29-2020, 05:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 108
Posted By Medicine, Man
By the way, strains currently outside include...

By the way, strains currently outside include Bodhi's Dread Bread, Schwaggy P's Skunky VA, Bodhi's Sky Lotus, and Bad Dawg's Star Dragon.

Skunky VA and Sky Lotus are in bottles on the fence, and...
Forum: Cannabis Growing Outdoors 07-29-2020, 04:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 108
Posted By Medicine, Man
Dipping my toes into solar powered, recirculating, vertical hydro

What's up ladies and gents?

This summer I decided to give a shot at something I've always wanted to try out- some outdoor hydro, powered by the sun!

It's a little late in the season to start,...
Forum: Ace Seeds 06-03-2020, 10:51 PM
Replies: 541
Views: 60,102
Posted By Medicine, Man
Oh wow! Well, thanks for the update. Keep us in...

Oh wow! Well, thanks for the update. Keep us in the loop. Thought about checking them out this summer, but maybe next year. They sound pretty great over all.
Forum: Ace Seeds 06-03-2020, 08:30 PM
Replies: 541
Views: 60,102
Posted By Medicine, Man
Strainl*

Strainl*
Forum: Ace Seeds 06-03-2020, 08:28 PM
Replies: 541
Views: 60,102
Posted By Medicine, Man
You can still get em on stainly.

You can still get em on stainly.
Forum: Cannabis Growing Questions 05-06-2020, 05:40 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,181
Posted By Medicine, Man
There is a thread, somewhere, but I'll be damned...

There is a thread, somewhere, but I'll be damned if I can find it. Someone (Dankwolf, ReikoX, Miraculous Meds, Lester Beans, Shmavis) was trying to sprout some "Ancestral" or "Ancient" Skunk from the...
Forum: Propagation 05-06-2020, 03:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 723
Posted By Medicine, Man
If you over water, try to dry it out as soon as...

If you over water, try to dry it out as soon as possible. Your problem is more a lack of oxygen to the roots by way of over watering. Heat and air movement will help. You could try putting a heating...
Forum: Ace Seeds 04-19-2020, 06:16 PM
Replies: 734
Views: 216,064
Posted By Medicine, Man
Nice crosses everyone! Since trying...

Nice crosses everyone!


Since trying Golden Tiger a couple years ago, I've also done a little personal chucking with it, both intentional, and unintentionally, and I've enjoyed the results so...
Forum: Cannabis Infirmary 12-26-2018, 06:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 838
Posted By Medicine, Man
Your issue is likely that the plants have reached...

Your issue is likely that the plants have reached their DLI, or Daily Light Integral, which is when they’ve received all the light they need for the day. They then droop their leaves for less light...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 11-17-2018, 09:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,886
Posted By Medicine, Man
My first question would be, how big is the room...

My first question would be, how big is the room you wanna expand from the tent into?

Not having that answer yet, and just assuming it’s a standard American bedroom size, around 10f x 10f x 7+f...
Forum: Vertical / Colosseum Growing 11-17-2018, 08:47 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 19,268
Posted By Medicine, Man
Dude, I’m so sorry for not getting to this months...

Dude, I’m so sorry for not getting to this months ago! I’ve had computer problems, etc, but thought I replied at one point.

I actually built that light with LED strips and parts mostly from...
Forum: LED Grow Lights 04-07-2018, 07:40 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 11,296
Posted By Medicine, Man
What's up fellas? Touch test suggests the...

What's up fellas?

Touch test suggests the top diodes aren't any noticeably warmer than bottoms, for what it's worth lol

Hey IP, thanks for checking out the thread, and sorry for the extremely...
Forum: LED Grow Lights 03-08-2018, 02:59 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 11,296
Posted By Medicine, Man
Hey Fellas I'm actually not sure, but I...

Hey Fellas

I'm actually not sure, but I don't believe so, as far as I remember. No IR thermometer, but I'll give you a guesstimation by hand next time I can.

That flower light is generally run...
Forum: Growroom Designs & Equipment 03-07-2018, 08:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,408
Posted By Medicine, Man
There are all kinds of options nowadays, from...

There are all kinds of options nowadays, from dollar store screw-ins, to DIY parts and kits, to retail lights....and it seems like most people are doing pretty decent, whichever they choose.

Most...
Forum: LED Grow Lights 03-07-2018, 08:19 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 11,296
Posted By Medicine, Man
Yeah, tons of ways to skin the cat with these...

Yeah, tons of ways to skin the cat with these LEDs, and it looks like you worked out your space pretty damn well! Good to see too, cuz I've seen you trying to deal with other lighting, and flip flop...
Forum: LED Grow Lights 02-20-2018, 07:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,677
Posted By Medicine, Man
Hey Ringo, Good hunch to be suspicious of...

Hey Ringo,

Good hunch to be suspicious of the blurples. Those are old tech, and don't seem to work well enough for most, from experience. They can be decent in veg, but lack in flower.

It...
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