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#81 Hash_Man

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Posted 16 March 2017 - 03:11 PM

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(Mag difiency is the older leaves yellow between the leaf vein and you have some of that also so I think when you have multiple symptoms it's pH and maybe lockout) and both can be corrected the same way

I've had this problem and yours looks the same you did do good raising the lights ... there's two main things the lights which you took care of, because Cooper difiency the yellowing and some times white tips and edges will appear in the area the lights are hottest at, the color wont come back to those leaves but we want to correct what is/was happening from going to other leaves. Your in soil right? so really 6.0 pH is a bit low even if you have a lot of perlite in your mix. I'm in promix and 30% perlite and keep my pH at pretty much 6.3 and things are perfect now but most soils you can go a bit higher personally I'd would be 6.5 for regular soil

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#82 ethnobotanist420

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Posted 19 March 2017 - 05:41 PM

Thank you Hash_Man! I'm going to be getting a better PH tester and some PH up/down this week hopefully!

 

 

Weekly update time!

 

Today is week 17 from seed and week 4 of flower!

 

Things aren’t looking too bad today :) She is still quite discoloured on most of the leaves but it doesn’t seem to be progressing and bud and trichrome production are still moving along well! I doubt I will get the colour back into the leaves but as long as things don’t get worse and the buds keep beefing up properly I’m not too worried about it honestly… anyway, on to some pictures!

 

Here she is under the light:

 

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A top view in better lighting:

 

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Side view:

 

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So as you can see she doesn’t look noticeably worse than last week… not worse but not better either… like I said tho I don’t think she is going to get that colour back in her leaves so as long as she’s not worse I’m ok with it lol

 

Bud shots! Check out the trichrome production:

 

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Another shot:

 

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Aaannnddd another:

 

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And one more:

 

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I think it’s pretty clear to see that bud-wise things are on track and that’s what I’m really concerned about right now lol I have a few ideas as to what has her upset and the next clone of her that I run things will be different… I think (1) She had root problems from the start due to poor soil. (2) Feeding schedule and dose was not dialed in. (3) She is in much to small of a pot and is likely quite rootbound.

 

Next go around I plan to have a larger pot and I’m going to be using a MUCH better soil blend with nutrients built right in… I’m researching “super soils” as we speak lol also I will do a proper SCROG next run.

 

Anyway that is where we are at as of today! She could be looking  better but IMO all things considered she could be looking a lot worse lol that does it for this week… thanks for popping by, I’ll be back next Sunday with week 5 flower updates!

-Ethno

 

 


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Posted 19 March 2017 - 06:09 PM

Really nice Ethno, my writing is terrible sometimes so the color will come back on the ones displaying Mag deficiency just the yellow/brownish leaf edge from Cooper difiency will stay.

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Posted 19 March 2017 - 10:48 PM

Magnesium comes from epsolm salts right? Usually I just start this at flower time should the plants have this earlier then flower time? mybe to prevent a deficiency?
and copper how do you treat for a def in that hashman?

I dont really understand lockout eithrer could you explain a bit?

Enthno looking good as we learn we can only do better next run :) buds are looing good tho :)
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 05:55 AM

Lockout when you get a build-up of salts from nutrients, you flush if that's the case

Cooper is in most all good soils and is in you nutes so it's ussally always pH

Yes, Epsom salts is Magnesium sulphate so it lowers pH a little bit
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Posted 20 March 2017 - 07:39 AM

The soil pH might just be too low. That would cause exchangeable magnesium to become less available via passive uptake through the water cycle. This is where CEC comes into play in a big way. This is generally referred to nutrient lockout. When salts build up, the pH of the soil changes, the soil doesn't release (or make available) the proper nutrients.

 

Also, if the plant canopy is too hot - that taco effect is the plant trying to stall it's transpiration rate - which would also impact what I mentioned above. And one more thing is 35% rH. That is passible under normal circumstances, but is on the low end - so it's likely adding some stress when coupled to the larger picture.

 

It's very hard to diagnose multiple symptoms as Hash mentioned. I think he is spot on with the low pH issue. I would run 5.9-6.1 in hydro, and soil at around 6.5

 

pH and temp are the first things I would check and address.  75 Degrees over in the corner might mean the plant canopy is way higher than that.

 

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 07:54 AM

Also. A good starting point for a super soil is subcool from TGA. Cut the ratios way down for a smaller batch size. 

 

8 - 1.5 cubic ft bags of high quality base soil

1 33lb. bag of Worm Castings
2.5 lbs. Fish Bone Meal
5 lbs. High Phosphorus Bat Guano
5 lbs. Blood Meal
2.5 lbs. Bone Meal
3 cups. Oyster Shell
3 cups. Kelp Meal
3 cups Alfalfa Meal
3/4 cup Epsom Salt
1 cup Dolomite Lime
2 cups Azomite
2 TBS powdered Humic Acid

 

Needs to sit for 6-8 weeks before use.

 

You can find many recipes - but that one you can take to the bank as a starter.


Edited by mate0x, 20 March 2017 - 07:56 AM.

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#88 ethnobotanist420

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Posted 20 March 2017 - 04:07 PM

Thanks for the kind words and advice guys!! I've been out all morning looking for some nice organic soil amendments from local stores to cook up some "super soil"... I think I got some nice stuff!

I'll start a thread either this afternoon or tomorrow about it and maybe you guys can help me mix up what I've got :)

I want to make it pretty soon so it can "cook" while this plant finishes flowering and be ready for a clone right after.
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Posted 26 March 2017 - 03:48 PM

Hey everyone, time for an update!

We are at week 18 from seed today and week 5 of flower!

 

Just gonna be a quick update today… She’s still discoloured on the leaves but other than that she seems to be chugging along… anyway I said this would be a quick update so onto some pictures! Lol

 

Under the light:

 

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Top view in better lighting:

 

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Side view:

 

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Now for the fun part… Bud shots!

 

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Another:

 

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I tried to get a close up on the frost with this one:

 

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So that’s it for this weeks update! I will make a more detailed one next week... Just wanted to make sure to put up something for the weekly update and share some pictures :)

 

See you next Sunday for a proper update... Thanks for tuning in!

-Ethno


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Posted 26 March 2017 - 04:00 PM

entho looks like you are going to have a nice harvest, I hope you got some clones for your next grow.
I also hope you can put a few outside this spring.

These grow shows inspire me and I enjoy the fellowship of the plant.

good vibes to all
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Posted 26 March 2017 - 04:51 PM

Buds looking nice man. Hows the smell?


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Posted 26 March 2017 - 05:21 PM

Thanks guys :)

She is starting to smell really nice... sweet and fruity... I can't quite put my finger on it yet but it is very pleasant lol
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Posted 27 March 2017 - 02:27 PM

Absolutely Beautiful..
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Posted 02 April 2017 - 06:25 PM

Hey guys and gals!! Time for the weekly update!

 

Week 19 from seed and week 6 of flower today :)

 

She’s looking good! Leaves are still not looking great but with only 2-4 weeks left until harvest I’m ok with that lol

 

So to start us off here she is under the light:

 

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Top view in better light:

 

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Side view:

 

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Here’s a nice bud shot I got of her today:

 

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And a close up of that trichome production:

 

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She’s starting to show some pistils turning orange! Also, calyxes are beginning to swell up :) Signs things are starting to move into finishing mode… I’ll start checking trichs soon. Remember I’m gonna harvest late with this girl to try to get that CBN up… I still figure I have another 3-4 weeks till harvest time at roughly 50% Amber trichs… I hope she fattens up nicely lol I’ll see if I can figure something out to get good pictures of the trichomes by then!

 

Anyway, that’s it for this week! Thanks for tuning in and I’ll see you next Sunday!

-Ethno


Edited by ethnobotanist420, 02 April 2017 - 06:26 PM.

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Posted 02 April 2017 - 08:22 PM

looking frosty, how's the smell?
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Posted 02 April 2017 - 09:12 PM

Wow! Nice photos of your girls
That last close up needs to be posted for all to see
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Posted 03 April 2017 - 02:36 AM

Wow! Nice photos of your girls
That last close up needs to be posted for all to see


I was thinking the same thing nominate ;) Im having touch screen issues or Id put it up for April POTM :)
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Posted 03 April 2017 - 11:55 AM

I don't know how to go about doing that but will try
They are such great photos
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Posted 09 April 2017 - 08:03 PM

Time for the weekly update!

 

Week 20 from seed and week 7 of flower today!

 

Shes starting to smell great! Very sweet, herbal and floral with hints of citrus... Yummy :)

 

So here she is under her light:

 

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From above with normal lighting:

 

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Side view:

 

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Some bud shots! sorry they are kinda out of focus :/

 

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And another:

 

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One more:

 

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So that's where we are! Nothing but water from here on out for this lady... Trichs are starting to get milky, Just waiting for about 50% amber :) Ill try to get some better bud shots next week...I'm still trying to figure out a way to photograph the trichs for you all as well... Damn old camera lol

 

Anyway, that's all for this week! Thanks for tuning in and I'll see you all again next Sunday :)

-Ethno


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Posted 12 April 2017 - 09:32 PM

Things are escalating quickly here! lol

 

All the Trichs are milky now! I was checking things out tonight and peeped my first few Amber Trichs as well!

 

Smell is changing a bit too... getting a lot danker... I almost smell coffee in there now lol

 

I screwed around with my camera and a tiny magnifying glass for like half an hour tonight and wound up with these two half decent shots...

 

Check it out:

 

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And 1 More:

 

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I need to get a better damn camera lol

 

Pushing 2.5 gallons of filtered water through the soil as we speak... giving her a good flush!

 

Anyway that's it for the unscheduled update and porn lol see you Sunday ;)

-Ethno


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