Just like any other plant, the basic requirements for growing marijuana are water, light, air, proper temperature and nutrients. If you will notice, soil, which is one of the most important requisite in growing ordinary plants is not mentioned. This is because you can grow and breed pot even without soil. Growing weeds without soil is called hydroponic system; wherein you can grow the plant in sterile and fixed medium. Since a plant is mostly consisting of water which comprises about 95% of its part, the remaining small percentage for nutrients which are oxygen, carbon and hydrogen can be taken from air. To produce an ideal crop, the atmosphere needs to be managed and controlled efficiently.
You can opt to grow marijuana either indoor or outdoor, depending in your location, capacity and situation. If you choose to grow the plant indoors, you have full control of its natural environment. Whether you will use soil as growing medium or choose the hydroponic method, you will have same set-up. Indoor growing is more costly but you can be assured of potent and premium bud yields in just a short time. But the fact that you don’t have to worry about outside weather conditions, insects and pests is a clear advantage of indoor weed planting.
Outdoor cultivation on the other hand saves you the trouble and difficulty of costly indoor set-up. If you have a good property which means secluded site with ample water supply and good quality of soil, your marijuana crop will be self sufficient. This means you can let your crop grow on its own natural habitat with sunlight, fresh air and other natural elements without much interaction from you. This results to ideal, clean and pure organic cannabis thus you can produce premium flowers and quality seeds. Between the two, outdoor growing is still the preferred method even after long years of cultivation.
Cannabis has a one year life cycle; it grows during the spring time, reproducing asexually (male and female marijuana plants) during the summer season and comes autumn, it is time to bear flowers. During the vegetative growth or before the pots bear flowers, male plants should be pulled out so female cannabis can create quality buds.
With the modern technologies and valuable online help and information, growing marijuana is much easier nowadays. Producing sensational flowers and first class seeds can be easily achieved just by following the basics of how to grow killer weeds either indoor or outdoor.