light cycle

  1. S

    Interrupted light cycle

    Hey 420 peeps, so..I have a question. I have two plants. One (Felicia) was from a seed I acquired from a bag of mid grade over a year ago. It was actually pretty good, but was FILLED with seeds. Like, to the point where they almost out weighed the bud. The other plant (Siri) is supposedly from a...
  2. R

    Flowering Light Cycle Concerned

    Hello everyone My plant starts to produce flower last week and all the other plant is still in the vegetive stage so my light cycle right now is 16/8 (16 hours of light , 8 hours of darkness) and i would like to know that will it effect my plant that is flowering right now because i heart that...
  3. Mariwannna

    Advice on autoflowers and photoperiods together

    I need some advice, por favor... I have five strains growing right now (34 days old) that I thought were all autoflowers (per Original Seed Store's website), but it turns out one of them is feminized photoperiod (Amnesia Molotov). They've all been growing under 2 300w LEDs with a 20/4 light...
  4. Desertrat60

    3rd First Grow Into Bud & A Couple Of Questions

    As my title says "I'm into my 3 rd. First Grow" Number one got killed by who knows what , second was thrips and mites from the bagged soil I used . My wife got me a killer composter that holds 80-90 gal. soil mix . I used "Vics Soil Mix" from here . I put them to Bud on March 30th. after 12...
  5. K

    Anyone use a strange light cycle for veg?

    so since hydro is ludicrously expensive in my area, i have had no choice but to resort to this strange cycle that seems to be working for me with out issue. 6off-4on-2off-12on (im winding down to bloom:O) anyone else mess around with something strangs such as this? will post pics of the girls...
  6. T

    Tomaleaf's First Grow - Early Miss - Closet - 2016

    Just received seeds, Early Miss auto flower fems, and have started to germinate them following the suppliers instructions. Been on paper towel for a couple of days now, should start to crack and show tap root soon. I plan to transplant them to soil in small pots and put lights on for 24...
  7. C

    New member semi experiencd grower!

    Hey everyone new user to this site have been growing for about 5 years mostly OG Kush, Purple Kush from cuttings off a friend in Canna coco using A+B nutes and PK13/14 in flower + epsom salts 3 times over the course of the grow. But this time I decided to grow from seed went for the feminized...
  8. P

    Please share a little knowledge with me

    So some seeds I had just sprouted and I'm ready to begin my DWC for the 1st time and I just wanted to know how much light I should give them. I Know At 1st They Need 24 Hours Of light. But for how long and when do I switch ir around. Can some one help plz :Namaste:
  9. L

    Changing light cycle on auto during flowering

    Hi all!! I'm a newbie grower, currently growing my first plant, she is a Grass-O-Matic Haze GOM Autoflowering Feminised, I thought I would try to make it easy for myself considering I'm a beginner, the genetics are: SSHaze (MR.NICE) x Lowryder # 2. I am growing it in a closet with 2 led...
  10. B

    Question about changing lighting schedule?

    I'm currently in the 3rd week of veg using an 18/6 lighting schedule and I'm nowhere near being ready to change to 12/12 yet. BUT.... I just realized that in another few days I will not be here to turn the lights off after their being on for the 18 hours. (a timer won't work with my...
  11. trichomes

    Weeds Do grow overnight - I disagree that weeds benefit from a break in 24 light

    Friends have tried to tell me I should veg under 18/6 or Lantern method. I see no reason. I say 24 hours of light will save money, grow faster, stay shorter, and allow more grows per year, meaning more bud in less time. Plants DO stretch if you give them any darkness when vegging. I see NO...
  12. Treehorn

    Some help w/ Grow #1 for me

    Beans are germinating while I rigged this temp home for the seedlings. Using plastic hot dog trays from 7-11 and a turkey roaster pan for a light reflector (8 CFL) - the plan is to put seedlings in a cube of Rapid Rooter (2 per container) with a little water and get them started. no nutes at all...
  13. S

    Flowering stage

    I have plants in the flowering stage, my daughter comes home for the weekend. She has a night light on in the dark cycle. Now I want to know, if everything I have worked for is shot? Or is there still hope? You could say it would be like moon light, but these are plants they don't have this...
  14. B

    Auto Flowering Seeds

    Hi, I would appreciate any help answering these questions i'm a complete newbie and have never grown before. I am not hugely bothered on how the first grow turns out as It was just a little bit of fun I wanted to see if I could harvest my own. 1. Is it possible to grow without the grow tent...
  15. C

    Vegging Light-Cycle!?

    What is the best light cycle to use when plants are in the vegetative stage..? 24hrs LIGHTS-ON...? or 18hrs LIGHTS-ON & 6hrs LIGHTS-OFF...? I know some people say 24hrs on will just cost more and thats it, while others claim the growth is *MUCH* faster with a 24hr lights-on cycle. I...
  16. U

    Flowering growth Question

    This is my first grow and i appreciate the help in advanced. Many Thanks... As you already know this is my first grow and i think i am in a bit of a predicament. I have heard that plants can double in size or even triple during the flowering cycle! I am growing indoors and my grow room is...
  17. G

    First timer

    here my journey begins. im sent to clean out a forclosed house and they have EVERYTHING needed for growing. or so i thought. in all reality all i got from the place was a bad ass grow spot. ive got a big wooden box basically. 5.5 ft high. 2 feet deep. 4 feet wide. nice place. i did my research...
  18. A

    Timer

    Hello: i came home yesterday and my flouresent lights were out. I have a digital timer with a battey inside that i thought kept the programming when the power went out or another problem. I am not sure what happened but the lights were off and the programing erased. What is a good timer, i am...
  19. E

    Earliest to Flower with SOG from seeds

    Hi all, I've looked all over the internet trying to find when is the earliest time I can change the light cycle to begin flowering. I am trying to do the SOG method and have started from seeds. So far I have 4 plants transplanted in their final 6 inch containers in a 2.5 square feet...
  20. BlissfulToker

    Lights without disrupting light cycle

    Because the lights in any grow room are incredibly bright, i would prefer to avoid them altogether. I heard it is possible to use a light emitting only green of the color spectrum. and it won't interrupt your light cycle, since obviously it would be used when the bright ones are off. Is this...