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dankels

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1: my plants are now a little over a month old and ive noticed they dont really have any branches yet. i started lst a little more than a week ago and only small leaves are coming out where the branches should be, could this be a problem or just the way the plant growing.

2:im using fish emulsions(4-1-1) and kelp(0-1-1) for veg and im not sure if i should mix these together or alternate feedings.
 

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You may want to cut the tops, this will promote growth in the lower nodes....
As far as the fish emulsion...I use a mild 5-1-1 during veg, Which Im not satisfied with so I'll leave that one up in the air.
 
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id rather not cut the tops, my plants have already been stressed enough from overfertilization, i was just wondering if anything could have caused this or is its just the genetics of the plant. and with the fertilizer i wanted to know if i can mix the two together and feed them at the same time, thanks for the input guys
 

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If they're allready stressed form over-feeding, mixing two different types of nutes may just make the problem worse.
What type of lights are you using and how tall are the plants?
 
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they were over fertilized like 2 weeks ago but have gotten better and now i can tell they need more. im using a 250w mh and i just started lst a week or so ago so i dont really know how tall they are but if i had to guess id say 1ft 1 1/2ft
 

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The best way to get a plant nice and bushy besides for good light/feeding is topping them. You usually want to top a tad earlier than 1 to 1.5 foot of height, unless you are going to go monster with them.
 
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dankels

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thanks biffdoggie, i guess ill top it and see what happens, but i still dont know what to do about my fertilizer? anybody else have any ideas
 

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Instead of going with two seperate, individualized nutrient components you could go with a good base product like FF or the likes, which will suffice well, then pick it up with other stuff if you like.
 
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well i wasnt really looking to buy anything at the moment i just want to work with what i have, i ended up mixing 1/8 strength of fish emulsions and kelp, think this will work?
 

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