This weeks customer grow review comes from iGrow, who grew a Seedstocker Blackberry Gum Auto under LED grow lights using a 15 litre airpot of Plagron Light soil.
The Blackberry genetics have an attractive fruity aroma, with hints of Blueberry, citrus and coffee, they are popular with home growers looking for a hard hitting and potent variety along with a superior aroma and taste compared to the average variety.
Yields are well above average, experienced home growers will be able to get several hundred grams per plant especially if they are growing in a well optimised grow room with intense light levels and large plant containers.
One of the main reasons for so many repeat growers of Blackberry Gum Autoflower is the ease of growth.
Autoflowering cannabis varieties are noted for being easy to grow and convenient, but Blackberry Gum Auto has some particularly robust and bullet proof genetics which are perfect for first time growers as well as experienced professionals.
Good quality indica autoflower genetics have a reputation for heavy yielding, compact and easy to grow – and Blackberry Gum Autoflower is no different.
She grows from seed to harvest in around 75 days, occasionally you can find a phenotype that requires an extra week or two, but these are usually heavy yielding phenotypes that are worth the wait.
The longer blooming phenotypes can often yield 25% more and are particularly valuable if you have a good grow with powerful lights.
As one of the best selling Seedstocker autos, Blackberry Gum Auto is nearly always in stock with plenty of fresh seeds. Prices start at just over a euro per seed when bought in bulk.
Its a variety that does well indoors, but is also popular with outdoor growers too, taking around 90-100 days from seed to harvest outdoors.
Indoors, Blackberry Gum Auto takes around 75 days, and grows well under 20 hours of daily light.
In this weeks grow, the Blackberry Gum Auto grew into a medium hight bushy plant with plenty of chunky blooms.
Flowering began after around 25 days of vegetive growth, and the blooming continued for a further 45 days.
The usual Seedstockers’ auto structure is for a dominant central bloom and a surrounding ring of slightly smaller blooms. The blooms often show dark colors emerging towards the end of bloom, blues and purples appear in the buds and sometimes on the leaves too.
Its a pleasing variety for any home grower, especially those that enjoy the extra aroma and taste that can come from a fruity variety such as Blackberry Gum Auto. Commercial growers will find the added bonus of taste and aroma is an appealing complement to the naturally high THC levels.
The buds from Blackberry Gum Auto are relatively easy to trim, without too many leaves in them. The buds are firm, and growers with high light levels will notice how heavy and dense the buds are.
Resin production is above average on Blackberry Gum Auto, its a sticky indica dominant variety that is popular with concentrate fans who comment that this variety is good for producing high yields of cannabis oil, shatter and other cannabis extracts.
The high from this variety is a soothing feel-good high, stronger than average and longer lasting too. Its a great variety for simple relaxation as well as more energetic outdoor activities. Many growers comment that this variety is good for creative pursuits.
The pictures from this weeks grow show that you can expect good harvests of sticky buds quickly and reliably with little complexity or effort from Blackberry Gum Auto.
This variety is a proven indoor and outdoor performer with solid genetics and lots of repeat growers, one of the best sellers from the Seedstocker auto collection.
Larger plants can feed heavily during the last 4 weeks of bloom but will reward with plenty of harvest. The best aspect of this variety is the strong, fast hitting high which dissolves stress and anxiety quickly.
Smoke too much of this indica auto in the evening and you will sleep very well!