frequently asked questions: Growing
what do i do with my products packaging waste
how do i mix my uBuntu Cannabis nutrients
Depending on your plants growth stage, each part must be mixed grams per 10lt of water.
how often do i feed/ water my plants
your plants will quickly indicate if they need water.
can i use tap water with uBuntu Cannabis nutrients
you can use tap water, but its best to use reverse osmosis water / dechlorinated tap water / sprig water / rain water
can i use my uGrow kit with uBuntu Cannabis hydroponic nutrients outdoors
hydroponics has a myth attached that it can only be used indoors. you can grow with hydroponic nutrients outdoors but must be aware of the following:
environmetal conditions like heat an wind can dry your grow medium out quicker, so be sure to mulch
Environmental conditions like rain can dilute your feed mix in the root zone, but all you have to do to correct this is to feed your plant uBuntu cannabis nutrients after the rain has passed
do i need an EC and pH meter?
it is advisable to use a pH and EC meter to meaure EC and pH but our nutes are rather forgiving and adjust most water to the correct range. Remember the ideal pH for hydro growing is 5.5 to 6.5.
do i need a grow light to grow Cannabis
Only if you are growing indoors. If so, please see our range of LED ghts in our shop.
do i need to conceal my Cannabis plant in a tent or closet?
only if you have something to hide. the Concourt Judge ruled that adults in South Africa have a constitutional right to cultivate and consume Cannabis in private, so if you have nothing to hide, grow your ladies off within your home / private space without the need to hide them away.
do i get a free seed with my uGrow kit
Yes, you recive a free seed. we gift you one feminized seed to grow in your kit. we stronly recommend you watch our Speakeasy Potcast episode 1 to verse yourself with the benefits of CBD (cannabidol) in the recreational space. this knowledge and having a CBD plant ready to consum could help you and end the terrible feeling of consuming too much THC.
How big a sample do I need?
Your sample should be a flower no less than roughly 150-200 mg. As the technology is non-destructive, you can analyze your fully intact bud with complete confidence. Bliss testing also offers the option to analyze ground flowers / trim and oil extracts (again, a 150-200 mg sample is required).
What products can we analyze
Bliss testing can measure a full intact bud, ground flowers / trim, and cannabis extract.
How does this form of testing compare to a lab
Our results are within ±10 % of the HPLC (High Performance Liquid Chromatography) reading. Our reference database contains detailed readings from thousands of flowers that have been analyzed using HPLC in the ISO 17025 lab in Israel, as well as other leading labs in Europe and the US. Repeatability also stands at ±10%.
what if i still have questions
No problem! Reach out to our support team at firstname.lastname@example.org and a representative will provide you with all the answers you need.
What technology do we use?
which cannabinoids do we report?
The reports total THC and total CBD, which are calculated from 4 different cannabinoids. (Total THC = 0.877 x THCA + THC. Total CBD = 0.877 x CBDA + CBD.)
How long does it take to analyse a sample
It takes just 3-4 minutes to run each sample.
What if i want my sample back?
No problem, the analysis does not harm your flower, the cannabinoids or terpenes. You are more than welcome to take your sample back, just arrange a courier to collect and return.