What Kind of Care Is Necessary to Grow K2 Marijuana Plants?

Medical Marijuana

K2 is regarded as ‘connoisseur grade cannabis’. You can enjoy sativa start with more Indica feel finish. It is a good afternoon solution, when daily pain and aches start to get to you. However, keep an eye on the dose because it can dominate you.

K2 is a combination of OG Kush and Sweet Tooth strain. It has blue candy smell with hints of fresh breeze taste of orange and strawberries. When the bag is opened for grinding the room is filled with sharp, strong smell of honey spices and sweet curry

k2 marijuana strains by ILGM are perfect for new weed breeders.

How to grow K2 cannabis plant indoors on shelves?

Shelf gardening with lamp lights is future trend because materials are easily accessible and inexpensive. Shelf gardening means you will need to keep weeds 3” or short at maturity. Less light will be needed if K2 this short is forced to mature early. Lamps need to be kept within two inches on top of the K2 plant. Make sure that the shelf is saturated with sufficient light.

Cloning, germination and initial seedling needs to be conducted using fluorescent lamp on the shelf top. Switch to HPS [High Pressure Sodium] in the main closet area for heavy vegetative growth as well as flowering. The shelf needs white bright paint or aluminum foil covering to reflect lights back to the plant.

K2 plant comprises of 2 growth cycle. During germination, it enters a vegetative state, which will need 24-hour consistent lamp light in the top shelf. With constant photosynthesis process plants will grow fast than outdoors with lengthy evenings. As they mature, place the pot on 12-hour period in main closet area for flowering.


Make sure that the flowering cycle is kept very dark because light interruptions can stall flowering for days or weeks. Put the lamp on timer, so as strict and regular dark period gets created. Provide P cannabis food to the K2 plant during flowering mode. Use tight black vinyl curtains and Velcro the sides to ensure no light leaks inside. With each watering schedule provide the plants necessary nutrients.


Pruning lower limbs of K2 plants in indoor situation helps to create better air flow and cutting needed for cloning. The top limbs get most light, thus yields get maximized.

Harvesting & drying

When flowers are ripe it is time to harvest the bounty. How to identify the ripe flowers? When white pistils start to turn brown or orange as well as begin to withdraw back in the false seed shell indicates K2 flowers are ripe. Seed pod swells with resins and ripe buds with golden and red hair.

Harvest time is crucial because it controls buds high. Early harvest with few pistils changing their colors means buds have more of pure THC level and less psychoactive substances like CBD and CBN. Pure THC means cerebral high while less psychoactive substance offer a hazy buzz.

Buds harvested later, after the flowers are fully ripe then there is high level of THC, CBD and CBN. Thus, buds harvested at different time display varied effects. When fully ripe bud weighs more. If you plan to sell then take some buds early and allow the rest to mature fully.

Never cure weeds in sun but in ventilated space hanging upside down. Dry them until stems are brittle and store them in sealed container, burping air and shaking the container daily for a couple of weeks.

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