fimming

  1. Tattootom2390

    New grower, can I FIM side nodes? Help

    Hello all. My name is tom and I am in my first grow. So my girl (hopefully) was planted on 5/20 from seed and I fimmed on the 5th main node, and have been lst ever since. I now have 10-12 tops showing all around even height. My question is is it beneficial for me to start fimming these secondary...
  2. E

    Did I just fim or top my plant?

    Strain: Blue Dream Hybrid 6 Plants Veg Stage 3 weeks after clone transplant. Indoor Soil. Royal Gold. 25 gallon. T5 CFL (6 54-watt bulbs). Fans running. 80 degrees. No pests. Watering every 2 days. Mr. B'S Greens Trees for growth weekly. My intention was to FIM my plant but I'm wondering, did...
  3. T

    To top or not to top

    I'll be starting an indoor grow of a hybrid from CKS called White Cookies. Planning on doing just 3 at a time as my space is roughly only 6sq/ft. I'll be using LEDs so I can put the light fairly close to the canopy(12-24 inches). Would topping or FIMing my plants in such a small space be...
  4. C

    Pruning Techniques

    What is the pruning technique called when one cuts the top off a flowering bud? I am not talking about fimming or topping. I couldn't find it in the forum. Thanks.
  5. J

    Topping vs Fimming

    Hi I am looking for some help for a decision I have yet to make; to fim or to top Since autoflowers have destined lifespan, any stress to stunt their growth may be not the best idea and that is what got me into thinking maybe fimming with lst may be better option for autos? I heard fimming...
  6. H

    Topping & Fimming

    When fimming rather than allowing the plant to grow naturally, how much time is added to the overal grow time? I have quite a tight schedule for my grows, a week added will mean I'll run over. Thanks in advance
  7. O

    Nodeless tops

    I thought this was interesting and wondered how common it is? Those are one side of the top result. It is part of a second round fimming, i ended up with 6 tops on this branch.
  8. S

    Fim, Top, or Do Nothing? Inexperienced Grower and I Need Help

    Trying to grow a relatively short plant indoors. Beginner grower and I'm not sure what the sex is yet this plant is 4 weeks old. Recently transplanted and has responded well growing more quickly. Also about to add more light which should help. I am trying to decide if i should FIM or Top this...
  9. C

    Fimmed today but is it infected?

    Fimmed the plant today, I got some scissors soaked them in rubbing alcohol than h202 than rinsed them with water pretty good. Made the cut acouple hours ago. Now I'm noticing what seems to be brown on the tips. Is this normal, should I get tweeters and try and clean it up, is it infected and if...