Root Health


Cannabis plant growing in soil container. Cannabis plant growing in soil container. Cannabis plant growing in soil container. Cannabis plant growing in soil container.


Mycorrhizae are credited with creating vast underground root systems, so imagine what it can do for your indoor cannabis crop.

Harpin Proteins: Enhancing your Plant’s Natural Defense Systems Harpin Proteins: Enhancing your Plant’s Natural Defense Systems Harpin Proteins: Enhancing your Plant’s Natural Defense Systems Harpin Proteins: Enhancing your Plant’s Natural Defense Systems


What if you were able to naturally boost your plants immune system resulting in increased diseases resistance, photosynthesis and overall...

Maintaining Healthy Hydroponic Root Systems Maintaining Healthy Hydroponic Root Systems Maintaining Healthy Hydroponic Root Systems Maintaining Healthy Hydroponic Root Systems


While root growth and health may go largely unobserved by many indoor gardeners, well-functioning root systems are vital to plant...

Moving on Over: Top Four Transplanting Mediums and Methods Moving on Over: Top Four Transplanting Mediums and Methods Moving on Over: Top Four Transplanting Mediums and Methods Moving on Over: Top Four Transplanting Mediums and Methods


It’s said that transplanting is one of the most stressful times of a plant’s life—for many, it can be a matter of life and death. And while...

Interveinal Chlorosis: Can It Be Fixed? Interveinal Chlorosis: Can It Be Fixed? Interveinal Chlorosis: Can It Be Fixed? Interveinal Chlorosis: Can It Be Fixed?


Interveinal chlorosis is a disease that can be easily spotted and, with the right information, easily treated.

Enhance Your Plant's Root System Enhance Your Plant's Root System Enhance Your Plant's Root System Enhance Your Plant's Root System


What you see in a plant’s foliage is almost always the result of what is going on in the soil. When there are issues with soil quality,...

Kitchen Scrap Gardening Kitchen Scrap Gardening Kitchen Scrap Gardening Kitchen Scrap Gardening


The scraps of vegetables that are thrown away after making a soup or casserole can actually be utilized and transformed into a healthy...

Strengthening the Roots of Your Cannabis Plants Strengthening the Roots of Your Cannabis Plants Strengthening the Roots of Your Cannabis Plants Strengthening the Roots of Your Cannabis Plants


Cannabis growers who focus their energy on promoting a healthy root system are more likely to have less problems and larger yields each...

Understanding Pythium Root Rot Understanding Pythium Root Rot Understanding Pythium Root Rot Understanding Pythium Root Rot


Pythiums are plant pathogens that cause damping off of seedlings, or nibble on the roots of older plants. There are pythiums everywhere in...

Below The Surface: Root Growth Stimulation and Microorganisms Below The Surface: Root Growth Stimulation and Microorganisms Below The Surface: Root Growth Stimulation and Microorganisms Below The Surface: Root Growth Stimulation and Microorganisms


A healthy root system depends on beneficial microorganisms that live in the rhizosphere. In learning which products and techniques best...

From A to Z: Common Nutrient Additives Available to Growers From A to Z: Common Nutrient Additives Available to Growers From A to Z: Common Nutrient Additives Available to Growers From A to Z: Common Nutrient Additives Available to Growers


When it comes to nutrient additives, there are a lot of options available for growers. But, as Grubbycup explains, it is important to know...

Beneficial Microbes: A Closer Look at the Microbes Living Around Your Plants’ Roots Beneficial Microbes: A Closer Look at the Microbes Living Around Your Plants’ Roots Beneficial Microbes: A Closer Look at the Microbes Living Around Your Plants’ Roots Beneficial Microbes: A Closer Look at the Microbes Living Around Your Plants’ Roots


There is an entire world living in the soil, with a complete cast of characters eating, reproducing, and providing food for the plants we...

Roots of a hydroponic lettuce plant. Roots of a hydroponic lettuce plant. Roots of a hydroponic lettuce plant. Roots of a hydroponic lettuce plant.


While growers often focus on the visible portion of their plants—the stems, leaves, flowers and fruit—there’s a whole world of things going...

Dissolved Oxygen: The Hidden Necessity Dissolved Oxygen: The Hidden Necessity Dissolved Oxygen: The Hidden Necessity Dissolved Oxygen: The Hidden Necessity


You can’t see it and you don’t even know it’s there—but the dissolved oxygen in your water supply is critical to maintaining the health and...

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly: Managing Microbes in the Garden The Good, The Bad and The Ugly: Managing Microbes in the Garden The Good, The Bad and The Ugly: Managing Microbes in the Garden The Good, The Bad and The Ugly: Managing Microbes in the Garden


Plants need to receive a number of nutrients to thrive. An important step is keeping the bad bacteria at bay, along with establishing and...

10 Steps to Supercharged Cannabis Cuttings 10 Steps to Supercharged Cannabis Cuttings 10 Steps to Supercharged Cannabis Cuttings 10 Steps to Supercharged Cannabis Cuttings


Maximum Yield contributor Andrew Taylor takes us through his step-by-step process to create supercharged cannabis cuttings.

Infused With Life: How Microbes Work in Your Plant Growing System Infused With Life: How Microbes Work in Your Plant Growing System Infused With Life: How Microbes Work in Your Plant Growing System Infused With Life: How Microbes Work in Your Plant Growing System


Gone are the days when hydroponics was a solely synthetic system—growing successfully in an organic system is impossible without the use of...

Strengthening Plant Roots with Phosphorus and Potassium Strengthening Plant Roots with Phosphorus and Potassium Strengthening Plant Roots with Phosphorus and Potassium Strengthening Plant Roots with Phosphorus and Potassium


No matter what crop or plant you’re growing, healthy and strong roots are the foundation for maximum yields. Chris Bond breaks down how...

A Root Primer A Root Primer A Root Primer A Root Primer


Beneath every great plant there’s a healthy root system. Matt LeBannister takes you through the basic information you’ll need to know to...

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