How to Grow Marijuana for Maximal Produce
Cannabis is a plant often planted for its leaves that have tertrahydracanabinol that has numerous effects on the body and is used for several body functions. Cannabis is used for both recreation and medicinal purposes depending on the organ of the body it acts on and how. The intake of cannabis often targets the higher functions of the nervous system, one example is how it activated the right frontal lobe of the brain to bring about its giggling effect. As in recreational purposes, treatment using marijuana works basing on the system it targets as for glaucoma treatment marijuana acts by reducing intraocular pressure. Growing marijuana requires that specific steps be followed if the produce gas to be abundant and quality.
The first step towards growing marijuana is proper selection of seeds, marijuana feminized seeds should be used and not the male seeds. If you never knew, marijuana bushes are either male or female, the female ones are preferred as they have much more quality buds than the male bushes. Marijuana should be grown from feminized seeds only as a mixture of male and female plants does not favor production of plenty leave buds. A mixed ‘gender’ garden of cannabis has a lower produce as the male plants fertilize the female ones leading to deviation of resources from increasing leaf number to production of seeds.
As it is in any other crops, marijuana needs to be cultivated on fertile soils for the best health and production. Deficiency of nutrients in soil translates to defective plants and lowered produce, low contents of nitrates in the soil for instance lead to reduced size of leaves in the cannabis plants. Light is equally important to cannabis plants and should be provided in abundance for the betterment of the produce of marijuana. Light is used in a crucial process in plants known as photosynthesis which when deficient or absent guarantees death of the plant.
Photosynthesis is so crucial because it is the process that enables conversation of carbon dioxide and water into sugars or glucose that are essential for the growth and reproduction of the plants.
For optimal produce and health, marijuana needs to be grown at its optimum temperature that varies for the day and night but a constant of 24 degrees Celsius is good enough. Growing marijuana is possible under cooler or hotter conditions bout it is done indoors and the temperature is regulated with the help of automated air conditioners and heaters depending on the deviation of the temperatures. In indoor growth it should be ensured that proper air circulation is maintained by use of electric fans, this is important in preventing molding on the leaves of the plant is it lowers the quality of the plant and makes it unsafe for intake to the body. Correct humidity levels are very important to the plant at different stages, it should be reduced greatly during flowering to prevent molding.