Home | Community | Message Board

Everything Mushrooms
Please support our sponsors.

Cannabis, Marijuana, Ganja & Greens >> Cannabis Cultivation

Welcome to the Growery Message Board! You are experiencing a small sample of what the site has to offer. Please login or register to post messages and view our exclusive members-only content. You'll gain access to additional forums, file attachments, board customizations, encrypted private messages, and much more!

Amazon Shop for: HPS

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Registered: 10/31/13
Posts: 41
Last seen: 1 year, 11 months
Stems bending
    #736156 - 06/14/14 11:20 PM (2 years, 4 months ago)

I planted five seeds in pro mix and the seedlings have thick stems, are healthy, and the leaves are growing fast. They are really tall though (3 inches), and a couple of the stems are bending sideways , supporting themselves in the air. Should I put dirt around the stems? I did start a fan just now to strengthen them.

Last part. I am planning on moving them to a 1000 watt HPS as soon as possible. When can I do this without risking burning them?


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
 User Gallery

Registered: 12/05/08
Posts: 13,278
Trusted Cultivator
Re: Stems bending [Re: cyclonicthunder]
    #736157 - 06/14/14 11:39 PM (2 years, 4 months ago)

You can put them under it now.  They just need to be far enough away from it.  Start at about 2 feet

Dude she isn't as young as she use to be.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
 User Gallery

Registered: 01/17/13
Posts: 206
Loc: Southeast US
Last seen: 9 months, 25 days
Re: Stems bending [Re: Hawksresurrection]
    #736218 - 06/15/14 05:23 PM (2 years, 4 months ago)

I would put dirt around the stems because it will help support the plant. I usually cover the stem all the way to the first set of leaves and it helps alot since i cant have really tall plants. I run a 1k watt hps and I would keep them 2 feet or so away like Hawks said. The earlier you can get them adjusted to the hps light, the better off you will be.

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Jump to top. Pages: 1

Amazon Shop for: HPS

Cannabis, Marijuana, Ganja & Greens >> Cannabis Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Silica Blast. Used to strenghten stems? DrGreenThumb 4,073 12 01/18/10 07:51 PM
by Hawksresurrection
* small stem Mislead 2,517 16 08/12/08 01:24 PM
by coda
* Dry buds, bendy stems resincoatedlungs 839 3 01/07/13 08:45 PM
by phychotron
* just did some bending - hows this look? Pilze 1,178 2 12/14/09 09:48 PM
by Pilze
* Bending Sex SmOakland 767 4 06/18/10 08:30 PM
by Lucid
* Quick question about stems on seedlings. critik 1,405 7 07/14/10 10:54 PM
by critik
* Making hash out of stems and seeds.. dj420 4,008 7 07/26/08 09:02 PM
by Chronicbs
* stems DO have trichs. RasJeph 800 6 11/13/11 11:19 AM
by grod31

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: FurrowedBrow, Magash, Dr. Siekadellyk, phychotron
424 topic views. 2 members, 559 guests and 64 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Everything Mushrooms
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2016 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.024 seconds spending 0.004 seconds on 14 queries.