Grow Journal of the Year: 2017 - Grow Journal of the Month: Sept 2017
Spain is the most relaxed country in EU as far as weed is concerned and has long taken over Holland as the epicentre of breeding, growing and smuggling although it's technically illegal and you can't even market CBD products. Cannabis clubs have been around for more than a decade and even if local authorities crack down on them when they start breaking unwritten agreements new ones pop up every month. In cities like Barcelona they bait tourists openly, you pay your fee and you get your weed. Very few are focused on breeding landraces though, this is really CannaBiogen and Ace
I’ll tell the story of it in pics because it is a testament to the resilience of this strain! And to Doc’s kit an high brix methods too.
I planted 2 Purple Satellite and on NYE the one that turned out to be female (after some serious grasshopper attack while still a seedling) got stem-munched by a caterpillar and had to be propped up for a bit.
Then, over January 2 firestorms (not exaggeration) came within 300m and then 30m of where they were, in very small .5gal pots. Unbreathabe air for days, no sunlight for days and days and strangely cold times days and nights in between heatwaves. I had pretty minimal expectations.
These pics show the dates they were taken up to ones I took yesterday. This is growing in outdoor soil custom amended for Doc’s DBHBB kit products. Somewhere in there will be a pic of the one that went male - I wasn’t in a position to keep it, but it was very pretty! Front right in the first pic is what turned out to be the female PS, front left the male