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Tips And Tricks For Outdoor Gardening Growing your own plants outdoors can be an incredibly rewarding experience. However, the challenges that await can be quite formidable. For those who are attempting this project for the first time, you must accept the fact that this will be a learning experience. Of course, the advantage that you have rests with the fact that there is a bounty of helpful online information. In the past, you would need to know an experienced gardener in order to assist your first foray into out door gardening. Or, you would have to gather up a number...

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Why you should flush your plants before harvesting When it comes to growing and harvesting there’s presently a debate when it comes to plant flushing. There are some who suggest that flushing your plants prior to harvesting will remove important nutrients. Then there are those who say that flushing your plants prior to harvesting will give you a crop that is higher in quality, flavor and aroma. So which is it? In this article we’ll take a closer look at the truth regarding plant flushing - what it means and why it’s so important to flush. We’ll also take a...

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A Guide To SUCCEEDING With Autoflowering Plants One of the things that growers like to do is to look through various seed guides and online reviews and postings regarding different types of available strains. Some of them will refer to “autoflowering” plants. But just what does “autoflowering” really mean? Why would a grower choose to select an autoflowering plant variety? In this article we'll discuss the reasons behind choosing an autoflower, what an autoflower is and how to set the right conditions in your garden to get the most out of an autoflower plant.  What autoflowering means The definition of an...

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Hydroponic FAQ Help Guide There are a lot of commonly asked questions about hydroponics now that its popularity is beginning to soar. This is definitely for the better since having control over one’s own crop production will definitely maintain a certain amount of expected quality. Once you get the hang of it, you can produce better herbs, vegetables and fruits than you’re liable to get from outside sources.  Here are some of the more common questions that tend to come up and their subsequent solutions. What are the (ec) electrical connectivity requirements? Maintaining a proper electrical connectivity (EC) will require...

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How to Calculate Your Grow Room / tent's Fan Size Calculating the fan size needed for your grow room or grow tent is a relatively straight-forward process. However before we get into those calculations let’s take a brief look at the concepts that make up the need for having a correctly-sized extraction and intake fan in the first place. First of all having the correct fan size is something that beginning growers tend to overlook. This can lead to an insufficient ventilation issue which causes problems during the entire growing and flowering cycle.  Here's why.  As you may know plants survive...

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