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Interview with Dutch Passion

Who doesn’t remember smoking Orange Bud in the 90’s, or has never smoked Power Plant or Blueberry? I know we do! These classic strains have been around for ages and came from the stable of Dutch Passion, one of the older seed companies…

9 Questions To Determine Your Perfect Strain To Grow

Nowadays, when there are more strains available than the average grower can keep up with, it can be hard making a choice on what to add to your garden. It is no longer like back in the day when your mate would give you a handful of mystery…

How to make clones (cuttings) from cannabis plants

You may think of “cloning” as something to do with say, Dolly the Sheep. It actually means asexual reproduction. As Frankenstonian as it sounds, cloning is a relatively simple scientific concept. All it really means is using a piece of what…

What are Landrace Cannabis Strains?

Almost all of the cannabis sold today, from Californian dispensaries to Dutch coffeeshops and British backstreets, is from selectively bred strains that would not exist without human hands playing a role. However all of these strains have…

What is Cannabis Indica?

Cannabis indica is one of the two most well known subspecies of the cannabis plant. Indica split off from a common ancestor to all cannabis subspecies that emerged in central Asia and is thought to have originated on the Asian subcontinent…

What is Cannabis Ruderalis?

Cannabis ruderalis is perhaps the least discussed subspecies of the cannabis plant. The third wheel. The underdog. Yet the herb you enjoy could quite likely contain the genetics of this adaptation, it is responsible for the existence of…