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how to grow marijuana from seeds at home

Another drawback to clones is they can take on negative traits from the mother plant as well. If the mother has a disease, attracts pests, or grows weak branches, its clones will probably have the same issues.

Females will have a round structure with long hairs—these hairs will develop into pistils, which will catch pollen in the air.

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Males will have round balls—these will develop into pollen sacs, which will release pollen into the air when mature.

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A couple big drawbacks, though: Autoflower strains are known for being less potent. Also, because they are small in stature, they usually don’t produce big yields.

Germination simply means getting a seed to sprout a taproot, which will serve as its main root into the soil as it grows. For the best results, start with the best seeds you can afford to buy online or get from friends.

Some folks like to germinate their seeds in Jiffy Pots. You can buy these at nurseries and other places as little round disks.

Germination

When you are ready to plant, just add water. They will expand into little individual soil pots you can use as a growing medium.

Direct Planting

If possible, get feminized seeds. Because female pot plants produce the bodacious bud that cannabis connoisseurs crave, starting with feminized seeds will produce more buds when the plants mature. Feminized seeds won’t provide 100% female plants, but they will greatly increase your odds from the 50-50 chances of a standard seed selection.