watering

  1. P

    1st time grow, deficiency? Nute burn?

    Hey all! These plants are all in General Hydroponics cocotek and using Green Planet "take it and grow" nutrients kit. They are about 5 weeks from germination. Lately I am noticing the bottom leaves are dying off and some tip burn. Some purple stems too. I use the 5 gal jugs of water at room...
  2. C

    1st time hydro - Over or under watering?

    First let me start off by saying hello! Thank you for taking the time to help me with my probelm. If you want to skip all the BS and get down to it, just skip to the end. This is my first time grow and im going off of everything that I have been reading online here in the forums over the past...
  3. Spondylo Grow

    Tops and new growth yellowing with every water & feed

    Hello everyone. Fairly new grower seeking tips, ideas, suggestions, etc... Currently growing 4 plants under LED in a small tent (all specs below). For the most part, the plants seem healthy and everything is moving right along. But for some reason unknown to me, every time I water, whether it...
  4. SquattingBear

    Squattingbear's Promix Pineapple Cheese Tent

    Hello everyone. I recently planted two pineapple chunk seeds and two cheese seeds in promix. Originally thinking this was soil, I was watering at a ph of 6.3-6.5. The plants appear to be riddled with deficiencies ( I think due to ph swing and possibly over watering?). Upon reading more on...
  5. M

    Living Soil Watering Question

    Hey friends, I'm pretty new here so I may have missed this topic somewhere, but I've been searching online for awhile and not found anything. I'm growing an organic living soil grow in 20 gallon fabric pots using LEC lights. The plants are in week 2 of flower have have vegged for 2 months. In...
  6. P

    DIY Autopot Smartvalve setup

    So, doing a rearrangement of the tent to take some clones to flower before i do my next grow from seed. I had a watering system set up that gravity fed via a ball valve tap timer onto watering (felt) mat in trays. Bottom up watering into the pots. Worked ok, but had to get the timer set...
  7. L

    Potential problem I need help identifying

    Hey guys/gals.... I'm having a potential issue I could use some advice on.. My plants look very healthy overall with zero signs of over fertilization... They do not have tip burn nor do they seem to be that dark green usually attributed to over doing it and they are growing very...
  8. I

    Leaf droop - Watering - Nutes - Or root bound?

    Hi guys, just wondering if i could get a wee bit of advise regarding the state of one of my plants. Strain is called Easy Bud - its a mostly Indica Auto. about 5 weeks old now. Soil grow under 160W LED light, grown in a fridge. air intake and exhaust fans. Temps 27- 30C PH run off last...
  9. G

    Greenfing's Two White Widows SCROG

    Hi, Going for my 3rd grow, this time with two White Widows:) Strain; White Widow Pot; Rootpuch 56L Soil; 40L + 8L perlite Tent; Secret Jardin DARK ROOM II - DR240W v3.0 (120x240 / 4x8) Light; 600w HPS + 2 x 200W CXB3590 3000k/3500k Light Schedule; Veg - 18/6, Flower 12/12 Nuts...
  10. J

    Hello everyone! New to growing looking for some advice

    Hello everybody, i am experiencing something that i think might be a phosphorus deficiency but i am not 100% sure. it started on the bottom 2 fan leaves and is slowly spreading up. Im not sure if i should flush the plant then add nutes or if i should just add some extra phosphorus in the next...
  11. G

    Automatic watering system

    Is there any commercial watering systems available at a reasonable price now? Something with a humidity sensor and a water pump?
  12. J

    First time grow

    I've got them in 6 L pots with potting mix. Watering them every 2nd day with 100-200 ml's of water. Got them in natural sun light for 12 hours, then under a CLF for another 6, then 6 hours in darkness. Getting my PH tester and PH up & down tomorrow. After about 4 more weeks I'll change them to a...
  13. S

    Need help with growing inside - Possible over watering

    I need help with my plants. They keep wilting going yellow and dying or looking like somone snapped the stem. I have a temporary hanging double sided open bulb and a lamp in between an emergency blanket on cardboard on both sides to use as reflectors. The plants are in pots in a cardboard box...
  14. O

    Over-watered plant & possible gnat problem - Help please

    My plant was doing well up until the last few days she has drooping leaves and looks sick. I stopped watering and checked the soil for moisture and it seems damp, so no watering until the soil is dry. I also took her out of direct sunlight so she wouldn't cook. Is there any hope for her. It's my...
  15. Why Doe

    Help me solve a watering problem

    On my second grow, in soil, doing much better in the smart pots. I find it extremely hard to water because of my LST and how short I like to keep my girls. I use a gallon pitcher and I just can't get in there. Do you guys know of a different watering system I could use? Maybe something that has...
  16. T

    Nitrogen toxicity?

    Top leaves and new growth is clawed down. Older leaves are fine. Planted seedling into FFOF, Temps are 26C and 35%humidity. It happened after a good watering. Will post Pic when I get home.
  17. C

    PH fluctuations

    Hi everyone, I'm not sure if this is a common problem with you guys or if I'm doing something wrong, but whenever I get the water right for my girls whenever I test it again before the next watering its changed and normally dropped. How can I stop this so it stays the right PH in my watering...
  18. M

    Algae growth and watering

    so, whats the story on it. coco with sand on top, green algae forms, I water over it. Any concerns over this? would that alone mess up PH? Going to cover them now, but having issues and wondering what the effects are of doing the watering ontop of the algae. Thanks
  19. M

    Easy Question - Noob Guidance

    Hey 420 crew. So I've started my very first grow. Grow Tent - 2.2x2.2x5.2 Light - Mars Hydro II 400 Pot - 5 Gallon Fabric Medium - Super Soil Strain - CKS Green Crack Fem So far so good. I went from sprouted seedling to 5 gallon pot. I know, overpotted and watering could be a tricky...
  20. Crianza

    New seedling sprout watering help

    I know this issue has been asked a million times and Ive read a million articles about it but I'm confusing myself I guess. I just had some seedlings emerge about 5-6 days ago. Most are no more than a couple inches tall. The top couple inches of soil are dry as of today--up to my 2nd...