Growing ruderalis strains need a lot of discipline and dedication. A lot of growers lose their way in a few days and they cannot find the reason of not been successful in growing ruderalis strains. There are many steps or mistakes that has to be avoided by every grower to become successful in this job and business. Similar like other marijuana plants, cannabis ruderalis has also some common and unique growing methods and those has to be remembered during cultivation to avoid any kind of problem. This article will highlight some of the key points that you should avoid in growing ruderalis strains and these are as follows.
Too much lighting
It is a very important thing to remember about the ruderalis strain is that these are autoflowering plants which means that they do not need any photoperiod to go through vegetative stage to flowering stage. But this does not mean that you should expose these plants on light for 24 hours. What it does is overkill the plant.
To save some amount of money you should not opt for cheap seeds. Remember that the quality of the product will depend upon its genetic characteristics. You also chose carefully the super-autos or regular-autos seeds depending upon your requirements.
Lack of proper nutrient
Assuming that the soil you are using is perfect for your ruderalis plant is a big mistake. Use proper nutrient and this will help you to grow healthy and beautiful plants.
For any kind of cannabis plant, especially for ruderalis cannabis, overwatering is a big mistake. Remember that the ruderalis are very small in size and their growth is also limited in root as well. So they does not need as much water as an indica or sativa will need. So limit the watering to 2 times a day.
Harvesting too early or too late
Although, ruderalis are very fast growing and most of them are ready for harvest within 10 weeks of seeding but it is very important to let them grow properly before you harvest if you want better quality and quantity. On the other hand do not wait too long for harvesting and do not compare ruderalis with other cannabis plant as they harvest way before then other plants.
If you avoid these above mentioned mistakes, then it is possible to grow better quality and quantity of ruderalis strains.