AK-47 & Blue Dream Auto's (1st ever indoor grow)

February 1st, 2019
Planted 4 seeds in Peet pellets. 2 AK-47, 2 Blue Dream (Auto Flowers).


February 7th, 2019
4 sprouts, wife and I are very excited seeing the little ones make it to this point.


February 13th, 2019
4 little girls in the tent, under light. 18/6
We’re feeling proud of our little seedlings.


February 14th, 2019
We decided to transplant to their forever homes after seeing roots coming through Peet pellets. 3gal fabric pots (now kind of regretting not using 5gal) but hoping they’ll do fine in the 3gal. We decided to use coco bricks for our medium!


Looking good!

What did you use as your medium? Does it contain perlite or anything that assists with aeration/drainage?


Coco bricks

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February 21st, 2019
One week after transplanting. Looking great so far .


Welcome to the forum. I’ve only been here a short while but everyone is very friendly and we all like to see each other succeed. Ask questions when you have them. Looking at your supply table I did not see a pH meter, that will be a critical instruments as you progress through your grow. The 3 gallon pots will work fine. How big is your tent?

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  • What strain, Seed bank, or bag seed
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  • PPM/TDS or EC of nutrient solution if applicable
  • Indoor or Outdoor
  • Light system
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Love the blue dream good luck on your grow they look great


great start @Guy. been here over a month so i got a bit of a start on ya, lots of real knowledgeable people on here to help you out so don’t be afraid to ask. good luck on your grow! :grinning:


Did you just put pure Coco?

February 27th, 2019

The girls are doing pretty well, getting a little bigger everyday.

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March 6&7th, 2019

Here’s a couple more progress pics of the little ladies, my wife and I can wait to be rolling up our own bud this summer. It’s going to be tough to wait that long though! However, monitoring them is quite enjoyable.


March 8th, 2019

Today we did some LST by applying soft coated wire to clips and bending the main stem a little bit towards the outside of the fabric pots. Only on 3 of the 4 plants though. Junior, may still be a little too small.


Thanks @Bubblehead, for the welcome. I try not to ask too many questions and just let the plants do their thing. But I’m sure I’ll have a few along the way.

I don’t have a PH meter yet, hoping to pick one up this week though. However I do have a TDS meter.
I’m glad to hear the 3gal fabrics will work fine for this grow.
The tent is 32x32x63. We bought a grow tent kit on Amazon. I know not the best choice, but it’s a start !
We just wanted a quick start to get the ball rolling, this is the product description: BloomGrow 300W LED Grow Light+32’‘X32’‘X63’’ Grow Tent+4" Inline Fan Air Filter Ducting Combo for Hydroponic Indoor Plant Growing System Grow Tent Complete Kit and Package.

  • Blue Dream Auto and AK-47 Auto
  • Method: Coco
  • Vessels: 3gal Fabric Pots
  • PH of Water N/A (need PH meter)
  • PPM/TDS 1500
  • Indoor
  • Light system 300W (BloomGrow Amazon kit LED)
  • Temps; Day 70, Night 65
  • Humidity; Day 35, Night 35
  • Ventilation system; Yes 4" inline
  • AC No, Humidifier No, De-humidifier No,
  • Co2; No


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Thanks @Smokinnuggs! Blue Dream is a fantastic strain, we’re hoping for the best.

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Thanks @monkman ! I agree, been browsing through alot of the posts in grow support and the people round here are great!

Yes, @Jarnkat pure Coco. As far as we know anyways.

My wait is about over maybe1 week or so left on my blue dream girls they are photos tho just seen my first amber trichs today yours look awsome happy smokin

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@guy ask away I’m definitely still learning and you may ask a question that someone else needs the answer also. Enjoy your first grow the tent looks fine and should work well for your first grow. 4 plants in there it should get to looking like a forest soon. You may want to consider adding a couple fans to keep air moving. They are inexpensive and will help keep away some of the issues that can show up. I keep a journal off line with a lot more data. That has been invaluable when I’ve had issues arise.

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