DJ Short illustrates the difference between indica and sativa harvest times. He is the man responsible for creating the famous indica strain, Blueberry. He harvests his famous strain in October but waits for another month or two to collect specific sativa strains.
The prohibition of marijuana caused growers to become more innovative. It helped growers create methods of cultivating weed indoors. Today, indoor growing techniques are incredibly sophisticated.
How Much of an Impact Do Cultivation Techniques Have on the Growth of Marijuana?
With the pistil method, you are checking to see the percentage of plant hairs that have transformed from white to a reddish-brown color. For most growers, 70-80% is the ‘ideal’ percentage.
Strains with predominantly indica genetics will flower faster and grow shorter than sativas.
How Harvesting, Drying and Curing Dictates Availability
All of them are notoriously difficult to grow. Chocolate Thai, for example, is a Southeast Asian landrace strain that takes up to 14 weeks to flower!
Date: September 15, 2021
Read time: 6 minutes
Medical marijuana patients 18 years and older will be able to grow up to 3 mature and 3 immature plants at home starting October 1, 2021, with a cap of 12 total plants per household. All adults over age 21 will be able to grow under the same rules starting July 1, 2023. Plants must be grown indoors and must not be visible from the street. People who choose to grow their own plants must do so in their primary residence and where individuals under 21 can not access the plants.