Below, you will find everything that you need to know about marijuana plant starter kits, including what to look for, and how to use one. Our seed pots are designed to keep roots wet and the top at the perfect moisture to help ensure germination. The seedling starter kit includes a seedling pot, plant label, and peat moss jiffy pellet, and can be refilled for multiple uses. A Pot For Pot Mini Complete Cannabis Grow Kit (1/2 gallon) These cute kits will brighten any home, our mini kits are super fun and easy to grow. Our 1/2 Gallon Mini Kit is designed to be placed
What to look for in a starter kit for growing cannabis
Some people assume that it takes years of dedication and hard work to learn how to grow marijuana, but the truth is that most of the information that growers gain is through trial and error. The cannabis plant species is an incredibly hardy one, that can make leaps and bounds in a wide variety of environments, as long as you pick the right strain, location and nutrients.
That all sounds simple enough until you begin shopping for the necessities to grow your own marijuana plant. Since you likely won’t find marijuana seeds and everything else that you might need at your local greenhouse, coming up weed-related often leads to an online search for assistance. For those with no experience, the ability to search for the appropriate products is out of reach, which is the reason why the majority of interested consumers turn to online retailers and producers to find a starter kit.
This initially sounds like an excellent plant. After all, what could be easier than selecting a beginner empty-handed package to grow a marijuana plant? Unfortunately, once you dive in the endless bounds of the internet online shopping experience, it can suck you in and leave you with far more questions than answers. This is especially true in markets that still consider the marijuana plant to be a taboo subject, as those starter kits aren’t going to show up in your typical weed related search.
Below, you will find everything that you need to know about marijuana plant starter kits, including what to look for, and how to use one.
Items the best cannabis grow kits will include
Though every company takes its own approach to marijuana plant grow kits, these are all the essentials that are needed to cultivate a successful harvest.
This is the base of any good grow kit, and it’s absolutely necessary for your marijuana plant to thrive. A lot of people assume that any type of dirt can be used, but unfortunately, that isn’t typically the case. A cannabis plant will suck all the nutrients out of the soil and needs to have some readily available as it grows. Most normal dirt will not contain the high quantities of essential minerals or nutrients, even with added store-bought solutions.
Instead, you want to begin with a super soil, coco noir or some other growing medium that is easy to manage and offers an ideal environment for your marijuana plant.
Though you might think that any old container could work to grow a marijuana plant, this species produces an extensive root system that is necessary for strength and health. Hence the reason it’s an excellent idea to start with standard pots that your seedlings can be planted in, the moment that they are ready.
As we mentioned before, the nutrients are of utmost importance to your plant’s health, and since the marijuana plant thrives on excessively high levels of iron and other nutrients, they are a necessary tool in any cannabis grower’s arsenal. If they are not included in the kit, then they can get expensive when purchased separately, so you might want to keep this one on your must-have list of marijuana plant starter kit essentials.
Pot seeds are where everything truly begins, and without them, your cannabis starter kit is useless. Unfortunately, most of these packages do not come with any marijuana seeds, however if there is a cheap pack of some random strain’s seeds included, that could suffice to begin with. Marijuana seeds can often be the most expensive part of growing a marijuana plant, which is the reason why we highly recommend choosing a kit that offers this addition.
A few things you probably won’t find in a cannabis grow kit
Though the nutrients that your marijuana plant draws from the sun is essential, the majority of starter kits do not include this special feature. If you are growing cannabis outdoors, then there is no reason to worry, but if you want to bring a crop inside for fruition, then you will have to price out some good grow lights separately.
A marijuana plant
Since the laws surrounding cannabis growing, producing and selling are so strict, you probably aren’t going to find a kit that comes with small ready to go seedlings or clones. Though there are some companies that offer this unique service, it does come at a cost that far surpasses starting with your own, which is exactly why we recommend choosing kits that come with marijuana seeds.
High-quality marijuana seeds
You can’t just order the best quality marijuana seeds by walking into your local greenhouse or nursery. However, you can find them from dispensaries and producers online who are licensed for legal distribution. This can help to open a massive world full of thousands of unique marijuana plant strains to choose from, including options like feminized or auto-flowering to make the process even easier.
This is often the most nerve-racking part of growing a marijuana plant, as the seed needs to be open to even have a chance at growing a massive beauty. Luckily, germinating marijuana seeds isn’t too challenging of a task, and can be done with little more than some water, a baggie and paper towel.
How to germinate marijuana seeds
Begin by reading the directions on your starter kit to find out if it comes with a growing medium that can also be used for germination. Rockwool cubes can work well by soaking and pressing the marijuana seeds into them approximately one inch. However, if you don’t have this option, then you will need a few things.
- Plastic baggie
- Marijuana seeds
- Paper towels
Fold a paper towel into half, so that it can slide right into the baggie.
Place the marijuana seeds in a scattered fashion across the one half of the paper towel.
Fold the paper towel so that one half is covering the seeds, and slowly add enough water to hold everything into place.
Once all the towel is moist, and the marijuana seeds are placed, you then slide it into the baggie, and place it in a warm dark place. Don’t worry, at this stage they do not need light.
Wait 3-5 days for the seedlings to sprout before moving onto the next step.
How to grow marijuana using a starter kit
Start by reading the directions on your grow kit to find out if there are any preparations that need to be made before your seedlings can safely be transferred.
Once everything is prepared, and the seedlings have at least 2 pot leaves, they can be transferred into the growing medium of choice. At this point, they will need plenty of water, daylight, and once established nutrients. So be sure to follow the directions on the nutrient bottles included in your starter kit.
Why you should and how to grow marijuana organically
Many don’t realize the potential implications of doing so when it comes to plants that produce the products that we will ingest.
Seed Starting Kit
Our seed pots are designed to keep roots wet and the top at the perfect moisture to help ensure germination. The seedling starter kit includes a seedling pot, plant label, and peat moss jiffy pellet, and can be refilled for multiple uses. Soak your jiffy pellet in water for about 15 minutes or until fully expanded, then plant your pre-soaked seed about 1 cm beneath the surface.
Customer Reviews of our Grow Kits
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Excellent kit for beginners
Great! The kit is ALL INCLUSIVE, just add seed and water like they say. I am newer to growing but have been studying for a long time. Everything worked as promised out of the box. My plants are on day 24 and looking great! The support team has been great with questions and comments as well. They even over-nighted me a new pot saucer after mine showed up cracked. Great product and great team!
BEST. SOIL. EVER.
This soil literally has everything you need for your Auto. No need to mess around with expensive nutrient bottles, or droppers trying to figure out the right mix. Just follow the directions, water, and you’re golden!
A Pot For Pot Mini Complete Cannabis Grow Kit (1/2 gallon)
These cute kits will brighten any home, our mini kits are super fun and easy to grow. Our 1/2 Gallon Mini Kit is designed to be placed indoors on desktops or window sills. It can be powered by the sun or a desktop lamp. Under the right conditions you can harvest up to one ounce and under all conditions, it will grow an adorable house plant.
It contains everything you need. Just follow our simple guide and you’ll be growing your very own bonsai cannabis plant, and enjoying a small green stash in no time! Add only water, one autoflowering seed, and sun.
Our included living soil blend provides all the sustenance your plant needs from seed to harvest. We poured all our knowledge and experience into a box so you can learn to grow faster.
$40 Seed Coupon (see below for details)
0.5 Gallon Fabric Pot
Pot Drain Saucer
Seed Germination Jiffy Pellet
Aeration Top Soil Mix
Kit includes a $40 Seed Coupon to discount your separate purchase of seeds from our online seed fulfillment partner (5 seed Minimum Order Quantity).
We recommend using Auto-flowering seeds. They make it easy by flowering after about 3 months, regardless of light cycle. This means you can plant it almost any time of year! These plants can grow up to 2 feet tall and yield up to an oz.