To get your grow off to a great start, sourcing quality cannabis seeds is the best thing you can do. Not only will your germination rates be better, but your plants will also grow healthier with better yields at harvest time.
There are a whole lot of things that can prevent cannabis seeds from germinating. Here are some of the most common reasons why your seeds may not “pop”:
2. IMPROPER STORAGE
Instead, germinate your seeds directly in soil, or even better, use the Royal Queen Seeds Starter Kit.
For more information on storing your cannabis seeds properly, see our blog on How To Preserve Seeds.
Likewise, if your seeds are too close to the surface, there is a risk they’ll dry out before sprouting, or the seed will emerge but can’t shed off its cap. The happy medium is to place your seeds about 0.5–1.0cm deep and just lightly cover them with soil.
Planting spirit weed seeds are very profitable, therefore players are advised to make sure that the herb does not die. Supercompost (or Fertile Soil spell) is strongly recommended, as this is the best way of preventing your herbs from getting disease, as it is not possible to water the patch, or ask a farmer to tend the herbs. It takes 80 minutes to fully grow. It is highly recommended to use My Arm’s herb patch, because he will protect your herbs from death for free, but you must first complete My Arm’s Big Adventure. However, spirit weed takes a long time to sell on Grand Exchange. Therefore, those who want quick money from spirit weeds can make summoning potion to get some quick money. However, this requires 41 Herblore and won’t make much money as well as selling the spirit weeds.
Spirit weed seeds can be planted in a herb patch in order to produce Grimy spirit weed herbs. This requires a Farming level of 36. Spirit weed seeds can be obtained as a monster drop, from Managing Miscellania if your workers are assigned to Farming or cleaning out a bird’s nest.
The following table shows the profit yield, assuming all the herbs and seeds are purchased/sold at the Grand Exchange, for the guide price. If the herb dies, you will lose -78,260 coins.