Category Archives: Cultivation

Dear Danko: Expert Grow Advice

High Times’ cultivation specialist Danny Danko answers all your burning questions about being the best grower you can be. But first, some quick tips from the expert himself: Remove male plants from your garden before they’re able to open up their flowers and release pollen. Plants continue to stretch for several weeks after flowering is […]

Dear Danko: Expert Grow Advice

High Times’ cultivation specialist Danny Danko answers all your burning questions about being the best grower you can be. But first, some quick tips from the expert himself: Root-bound plants in a coco or soilless mix should be transplanted into larger containers. Keep your plant nutrients stored in light- and airtight containers in a cool, […]

Weed Weirdness

By Joe Bender, Cannabis Crop Solutions, LLC Whorled leaf arrangements, leaf buds, hermaphroditism, fasciation and variegation are a few of the strange anomalies you might see in your cannabis garden. The larger your garden, the more likely are you are to observe abnormal plant characteristics. In this article, I’ll discuss various anomalies that you might […]

Dear Danko: Expert Grow Advice

High Times’ cultivation specialist Danny Danko answers all your burning questions about being the best grower you can be. But first, some quick tips from the expert himself: If hard water pools on top of your soilless mix, add a drop of natural dishwashing soap to your nutrient solution to soften it for better absorption. […]

8 Plant-Training Techniques Explained

Topping Removing the main crown shoot of your growing tip will ensure that two new shoots will grow back in its place. Pinching out once will create two tops; pinching out twice will create four tops; and so on. This technique is as simple as cleanly removing the growth tip until a lighter, fleshy-colored part […]

New Hampshire Senate Approves Medical Marijuana Home Cultivation Bill

The New Hampshire state Senate approved a bill on Thursday that would allow medical marijuana patients to cultivate cannabis at home. The measure, House Bill 364, was approved by a vote of 14-10. Under the measure, patients registered in the state’s medical marijuana program would be allowed to possess up to three mature cannabis plants, […]