DIY Autoflowering Cannabis
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A totally new category of plants — as easy to grow as tomatoes, perfect for gardeners

  • Called "America's Dirtiest Lawyer," the author is well known lecturer on organic gardening circuit and writer of the longest running garden column in North America, The Alaska Daily News
  • He is the former President of the Garden Writers of America, a GWA Fellow and in 2005 was inducted into the GWA Hall of Fame
  • His is the author of three best-selling gardening books which have sold 50,000 copies
  • Kym Pokorny from The Oregonian called his book Teaming with Microbes, "The most important new gardening book in 25 years and maybe even ever!"
  • He is respected by cannabis growers who recognize the Lowenfel's system as the best way to grow without chemicals
  • Hosted Alaska public television's most popular show "Alaska Gardens with Jeff Lowenfels"
  • Founder of the national program "Plant a Row for the Hungry" a gardener, food share program which is active in all 50 states and has resulted in millions of pounds of garden produce being donated.
  • With the legalization of cannabis around the world, hundreds of growers are turning to this interesting and beautiful plant
  • Introduces a new plant to the gardening audience
  • Auto-flowering cannabis produces smaller plants, is fast growing, can be grown in containers and most importantly, does not require specific light conditions to flower.
  • The book covers the history of cannabis origins, benefits of growing it, brief lessons in botany, chemistry and growing habits
  • Covers all the whys and hows needed to successfully grow this beautiful new plant
  • Step-by-step instructions for growing plants, trouble shooting problems, supplies needed
  • Includes information on how to breed for selected characteristics

Home gardeners, Cannabis growers, botanical gardens


  • With the legalization of cannabis in Canada, the author predicts there will be an explosion of interest in learning about how to grow this new plant from gardeners and gardening clubs
  • In his over 40 years' experience gardening, this is the first time he has seen an entirely new plant become available to grow.
  • Regional Interest: Nova Scotians consume the most cannabis per person in Canada, followed by Alberta and BC. Manitoba, PEI, Saskatchewan, Alberta and BC have the most gardeners.

A totally new category of plants — as easy to grow as tomatoes, perfect for gardeners

Cannabis prohibition is ending around the world, and there’s a new bud in town — auto-flowering cannabis. As easy to grow as tomatoes, auto-flowering cannabis is the perfect new plant for the home gardener who has limited time and space.

Unlike commercially grown cannabis, auto-flowering cannabis plants are small, container-grown, day-neutral, require no special lights or equipment, and grow incredibly fast – from seed to harvest in as little as seven weeks.

Written by gardening authority Jeff Lowenfels, DIY Auto-flowering Cannabis is a full-color, illustrated guide for everyone wanting to grow their own. It covers:

  • The history and benefits of auto-flowering cannabis
  • Its origins, chemistry, and growing habits
  • Step-by-step growing methods, including tips, tricks, supplies, and seed sourcing
  • How to harvest, process, and breed your new plants.

If you are a home gardener or already grow cannabis, you too can learn how to grow this new plant with ease, all while reaping its many benefits, such as harvesting it for medical use, recreational use, or simply as a decorative, sweet-smelling flower to enjoy. If you like to grow tomatoes, you will love growing auto-flowering cannabis.


1 Something Totally New for The Home Gardener
2 A Bit of Botany and Chemistry to Get You Started
3 Equipment and Supplies You Will Need
4 Let's Grow Some Autoflowering CANNABIS
5 Pests and Other Potential Problems
6 Harvesting, Drying, Curing, and Storing
7 Enjoy Your Harvest
8 How to Create Your Own Heirloom Varieties
9 Autoflowering Breeding Stock: Some Classics to Know, Grow, and Use
10 The Future of Autoflowering CANNABIS

About the Author
A Note About the Publisher



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Published 22 October 2019
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EAN13 9781771423045
Language English
Document size 6 MB

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