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The Padawan

Nutrient advice please

Hi folks

This is my first attempt at a grow and have some oxy pots. I got some biobizz grow and bloom nutes and silver bullets roots. 

Are these ok to use or should I be using something different? Or along with these?

Have a 120x60x160 tent

600 watt dimmible light

5” fan and filter kit

2 x 19litre oxypots

ph pen with up and down 

ec pen

hygrometer

Train wreck fem seeds

rockwool cubes

vitalink clay pebbles

 

Do you think I need anything else? Or will these nutes be ok for this set up. I am a complete noob and this forum is Amazing!!

 

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Forget Biobizz because you can't use organic nutrients in a hydro system. You need hydro nutes and what you choose is up to you. I personally use Growers Ark but there are loads. They all work but its how you use them

 

Owd

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Welcome to the forum @The Padawan and all the best with your first grow, as @Owderb says the biobizz nutrients are for compost/soil grows only so you would need iws nutes for the oxypots. Is there a reason you prefer a hydro grow for your first grow? I ask this because in my opinion hydro is a bit more technical and compost grows are more forgiving in case of any mistakes etc.

I've always grew in soil so cannot help you on the hydro side, all the best anyhow and good luck. :lucky:

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Thanks for the replies. @Amnesia I am growing in the loft and it’s right beside my water tank. Thought it would be easy access to water when I needed to change out the res. Also the monster yields everyone seems to get had me all excited :punk:

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With hydro and a 1.6m high tent,you will need to train the plants to stay low. You may also struggle keeping temps in check with a 5" fan/filter. ATB mate :yep:

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Thanks @ursus1000 I was limited to space as my loft is not very tall. That’s why I got the dimmible digital light. I was thinking if the 600watt was too much I could just drop it down?? Would that be right?? I have been researching lst and was hoping to keep the height of them down doing this. 

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@The Padawan Monster yields can also be had with compost if everything is dialled in. A good environment is most important in my opinion to make them reach the full potential.

All the best.

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3 minutes ago, The Padawan said:

That’s why I got the dimmible digital light

I didn't read your 1st post correctly,apologies. Yes that fan/filter should cope when you dim the lamp.

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Flora Nova Grow & Flora Nova Bloom is what i use, to keep is simple stoner! KISS 

 

Hand feed....as checking on your plants often is good idea as you learn. Automation kills when you're new, imo 

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What strain you got? 

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Sorry @shayneoc only seeing you reply. I’m growing train wreck. Never had it before so the name caught my attention. Choo choo boom. lol hopefully. 

I have a diary on the go. Any help or advise appreciated. It’s my first run doin this. Almost 3 weeks old now. 

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