Home | Community | Message Board

Kratom Eye
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: pH Test Strips

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
InvisibleChemical Addiction
Male User Gallery Arcade Champion: El Emigrante, Rotation

Folding@home Statistics
Registered: 11/20/14
Posts: 1,553
What causes PH to drastically change while plant is growing?
    #816543 - 07/07/16 09:40 AM (1 year, 8 months ago)

So I got to change out the nutrients/water in my ebb/flow set up like I do every week and about 25% of the leaves were dying off. I checked for pests/visible fungi and found none. I checked the ph and it was up at 8! I use ph drops so I don't know the precise ph when I add the water but it's between 5 and 5.5.

Also there was a white film on top of the water, never seen that before. I didn't stop to take a picture, I got rid of that water as quick I could and replaced it after rinsing everything with dish soap and water.

Sure. Don't expect me to compensate your wife and five retarded kids after I've drowned your exposed brain in my semen.
    Spider Jerusalem

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator

Registered: 02/17/11
Posts: 1,918
Loc: Earth (mostly) Flag
Trusted Cultivator
Re: What causes PH to drastically change while plant is growing? [Re: Chemical Addiction]
    #816556 - 07/07/16 12:57 PM (1 year, 8 months ago)

Buffers prevent fluctuation of pH. Ca/Mg are big fat molecules that can suck up the ions that represent pH.

When the buffer runs out the pH will be easy to change. Or if those nutrients get absorbed they won't be able to buffer anymore.

Any help given is for educational purposes only. Its your responsibility not to break any applicable laws
Bamboo Bongs I make | Perfect Dry and Cure | Grapegod under LED
“Human beings, vegetables, or cosmic dust, we all dance to a mysterious tune intoned in the distance by an invisible player.” ~ Albert Einstein

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

Amazon Shop: pH Test Strips

Cannabis, Marijuana, Ganja & Greens >> Cannabis Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* If the white tail of my sprouted seed falls off, will my plant grow fine? Jvells 1,424 6 05/14/10 05:44 PM
by mhbound
* will mycelium help marijuana plants grow? thenotcoolchick 10,130 17 09/20/08 12:01 AM
by slackophage
* will my plant grow back if i leave a few inches of steam above soil after i cut to harvest? gary123 3,182 7 07/29/10 09:50 PM
by gary123
* Extremely slow growth, and dying leaves of small plants phaseflux 6,224 10 02/06/09 05:42 PM
by RapidRoots
* Dutch Master
( 1 2 3 all )
MagashM 12,803 50 01/20/11 12:41 PM
by knowboddy
* Ph of Soil Needs Correctting KaptKid 2,999 6 09/12/09 12:10 AM
by KaptKid
* first time growing, Worth it?
( 1 2 all )
skeeter420 7,879 38 04/03/11 12:24 PM
by RasJeph
* .
( 1 2 all )
sterben 3,767 25 01/10/10 12:36 PM
by Dr. Siekadellyk

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: FurrowedBrow, Magash, Data, Dr. Siekadellyk, phychotron, Miscusi
549 topic views. 0 members, 17 guests and 40 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Royal Queen Seeds Cannabis Seeds
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.034 seconds spending 0.006 seconds on 19 queries.