pH Test for Marijuana Growing

pH Test for Marijuana Plants
pH Test for Marijuana Plants
pH is pretty good here. Leaning towards 6.5. Way better than it was originally at 9.0. (Color is a little more brown in the picture than it really is).

One of the main takeaways I had from my first week growing marijuana in Michigan was to make sure the pH of my water is correct.

To date, I have tested the water pH after I added the nutrients.

As I mentioned in the last post, initial pH testing showed the water was way too basic. 9.0, if not worse.

I thought at the time, this was due to the nutrients in the water.

Today I had the idea to pH test plain tap water.

Sure enough, water straight from the tap with no nutrients is very basic. I would say in the 8.0 – 8.5 range.

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Things I Learned the First Week of Growing Legal Marijuana in Michigan

Michigan Marijuana Growing Day 7

As soon as recreational marijuana was legal in Michigan I had the good fortune to be gifted 12 marijuana seedlings.

I had my grow tent set up and ready to go. When the day came, I was ready to grow some righteous buds.

Or so I thought.

I felt confident I had the right equipment, enough general gardening experience, the seedlings were healthy and I had been reading and gaining growing knowledge online for weeks.

I was so excited to get the seedlings planted.

What could go wrong?

I was prepared.

Or so I thought

Let me share with you the mistakes I made and things I learned as a new grower during the first week of legal marijuana in Michigan.

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