Fungus gnats and cannabis plants

On this article you’ll learn about fungus gnats, a very common pest in greenhouses and indoor grow rooms. We tell you how to identify, manage and eradicate a pest of these small flying insects and keep your garden clean and lush.

January 23, 2017

The effect of cold on cannabis plants

In this post we show you which methods you can use to avoid the cold in an indoor cannabis crop. There are various modes to keep a stable temperature during the winter so you can choose the resolution that best suits to your indoor or greenhouse
crop for personal use.

January 18, 2017

The effects of cannabis on sleep

Many people use cannabis for several sleeping disorders, but what do we know about cannabis and sleep? Does using marihuana affect our sleeping process? In this article we tell you more about what happens when we use cannabis before bedtime.

January 10, 2017
Published at Medical marijuana

Franco Loja of Strain Hunters dies at 42

Franco Loja, one of the members and breeders of Green House Seeds and Strain Hunters, died of malaria at 42 on January 2, 2017. Our condolences and best vibes to his family and friends. Rest in peace, Franco!

January 5, 2017
Published at News and Events

2016 Expoweed, Copa de los Andes and Neurocopa

The Alchimiaweb and Philosopher Seeds crew has just landed from Chile, where we could attend some of the most important cannabis events of this beautiful country, two cups (Copa de los Andes and Neurocopa del Pacífico) and a major fair (Expoweed). In this article we tell you our experience in these events, and of course we share the results of the cups.

January 2, 2017

Alternaria in the cannabis crop

In this post we will explain you about Alternaria, a pathogenic fungi that affects both people as to a large number of plants and agricultural crops. To know what it is, how it propagates itself and what you can do to prevent or control its appearance will be of great help to keep this fungus away from your crops and maintain your plants healthy and strong.

December 19, 2016

Growing cannabis in Rockwool

In this post we focus on explain the functioning of a hydroponic crop with rock-wool, pointing out the different steps to follow to get a successful cannabis crop using this substrate. We will highlight previous steps to the crop as it are the reproduction of cuttings, the seed germination in rock-wool or the stabilization of the Ph level of this substrate, etc.

December 12, 2016

The origins of Haze

Almost everyone knows the Haze marijuana. This sativa cannabis variety has earned its reputation thanks to its psychedelic effect and characteristic very spicy taste much appreciated by the Dutch smokers. This article will explain about the origins of this glorious plant, later used in the creation of the world’s best-known varieties.

November 14, 2016

California legalizes recreational marijuana

The legalization of recreational cannabis has been approved in California on tuesday 8 November 2016, as well as in three other states – Maine, Massachusetts and Nevada – which will be able to enjoy this millenary plant. We really hope that we’ll soon witness the same trend in Europe!

November 9, 2016
Published at News and Events

Cannabis in the UK

Cannabis and the United Kingdom have a long history together. It was used to make ropes and sails for the Navy and medicines for people before the 1928 ban. Since then, people have continued using cannabis despite the British law, which demonstrates that this plant and Britons have a relationship very difficult to obviate. We tell you more about this long-standing relationship in this article.

November 4, 2016
Published at News and Events