Plant Biology


Why The Process of Cannabis Decarboxylation is so Important Why The Process of Cannabis Decarboxylation is so Important Why The Process of Cannabis Decarboxylation is so Important Why The Process of Cannabis Decarboxylation is so Important


Be sure to get the most out of your cannabis culinary creations by making sure your product goes under decarboxylation, a simple process...

The Easiest Way to Clone a Cannabis Plant and Grow Mother Plants The Easiest Way to Clone a Cannabis Plant and Grow Mother Plants The Easiest Way to Clone a Cannabis Plant and Grow Mother Plants The Easiest Way to Clone a Cannabis Plant and Grow Mother Plants


Learn how to take healthy clones from your cannabis plants and use them to grow a mother plant.

Top 10 Cannabis Leaf Problems and How to Fix Them Top 10 Cannabis Leaf Problems and How to Fix Them Top 10 Cannabis Leaf Problems and How to Fix Them Top 10 Cannabis Leaf Problems and How to Fix Them


A closer look at how to tackle 10 of the most common problems cannabis growers may face in the grow room. WITH PHOTOS

What Are Popcorn Buds? What Are Popcorn Buds? What Are Popcorn Buds? What Are Popcorn Buds?


Though many growers see them as something to be avoided, small, dense popcorn buds can also be valuable and useful if they’re properly...

What are the Best pH Levels for Growing Cannabis? What are the Best pH Levels for Growing Cannabis? What are the Best pH Levels for Growing Cannabis? What are the Best pH Levels for Growing Cannabis?


Want healthy, productive plants? Dial in your potential hydrogen and you’ll be on your way to a thriving crop.

It Runs in the Family: Understanding Different Cannabis Phenotypes It Runs in the Family: Understanding Different Cannabis Phenotypes It Runs in the Family: Understanding Different Cannabis Phenotypes It Runs in the Family: Understanding Different Cannabis Phenotypes


Unlike many other plants, cannabis isn’t hermaphroditic. It has distinct male and female plants that, when bred together, have the...

Indica and Sativa's Lesser-Known Little Sister: Cannabis Ruderalis Indica and Sativa's Lesser-Known Little Sister: Cannabis Ruderalis Indica and Sativa's Lesser-Known Little Sister: Cannabis Ruderalis Indica and Sativa's Lesser-Known Little Sister: Cannabis Ruderalis


Shorter, weaker, and with a low THC content, it’s easy to see why many people don’t even know that a species called cannabis ruderalis even...

When it Comes to Cannabis, Not All Grow Lights are Created Equal When it Comes to Cannabis, Not All Grow Lights are Created Equal When it Comes to Cannabis, Not All Grow Lights are Created Equal When it Comes to Cannabis, Not All Grow Lights are Created Equal


How a new grow lamp lighting standard put forward by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers could affect licensed...

How Different Types of Stress Affect the Growth of Cannabis Plants How Different Types of Stress Affect the Growth of Cannabis Plants How Different Types of Stress Affect the Growth of Cannabis Plants How Different Types of Stress Affect the Growth of Cannabis Plants


Professional growers use stressing techniques to strengthen their plants and turn amazing yields, but it is definitely something that...

5 Key Components of Female Marijuana Plants 5 Key Components of Female Marijuana Plants 5 Key Components of Female Marijuana Plants 5 Key Components of Female Marijuana Plants


Female cannabis plants have more THC than their male counterparts, which is why growers focus on them. Here are five things that...

When to Harvest Cannabis Plants: The Different Stages of Trichome Development When to Harvest Cannabis Plants: The Different Stages of Trichome Development When to Harvest Cannabis Plants: The Different Stages of Trichome Development When to Harvest Cannabis Plants: The Different Stages of Trichome Development


If you have ever grown cannabis before, you know how important it is to harvest your buds right at the perfect time.

How Your Cannabis Plants Respond to Stress, the Good and the Bad How Your Cannabis Plants Respond to Stress, the Good and the Bad How Your Cannabis Plants Respond to Stress, the Good and the Bad How Your Cannabis Plants Respond to Stress, the Good and the Bad


The phrase ‘What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger’ can also apply to your plants. By providing ‘good’ stress to your crop, you can...

Striving to Survive: Essential Oils, Glandular Trichomes & the Secondary Metabolism Striving to Survive: Essential Oils, Glandular Trichomes & the Secondary Metabolism Striving to Survive: Essential Oils, Glandular Trichomes & the Secondary Metabolism Striving to Survive: Essential Oils, Glandular Trichomes & the Secondary Metabolism


Have you ever wondered how and why cannabis and other plants produce those amazing compounds that essential oils are derived from?

Trichome Chemistry: The Key is CBG Trichome Chemistry: The Key is CBG Trichome Chemistry: The Key is CBG Trichome Chemistry: The Key is CBG


There are several terpene-moderated variations of CBG acid molecules that determine the amounts of the various cannabinolic compounds found...

Prescribing Cannabinoids: The Terpene Connection Prescribing Cannabinoids: The Terpene Connection Prescribing Cannabinoids: The Terpene Connection Prescribing Cannabinoids: The Terpene Connection


The terpene fragrance compounds that modify the effect of the cannabinoid compounds for different medical applications can be helpful when...

Medicinal Marijuana & the Endocannabinoid Receptors: What We Know So Far Medicinal Marijuana & the Endocannabinoid Receptors: What We Know So Far Medicinal Marijuana & the Endocannabinoid Receptors: What We Know So Far Medicinal Marijuana & the Endocannabinoid Receptors: What We Know So Far


The human body contains naturally occurring receptor sites for endocannabinoid compounds, which is what causes our minds and bodies to...