Autoflower cannabis plants, like all others, require the fundamentals of water, light and food to maintain the photosynthesis process. Nutrients are taken up by a plants root system to generate cell production and growth. Autoflowers with a balanced diet of these important elements will provide the healthiest plants and largest harvests.
Can You Grow Autoflower Strains Without Nutrients?
Yes, you can grow autoflower strain in water only soil, as long as that soil contains high enough levels of specific nutrients to sustain the plant throughout it’s life cycle. However, growing autoflowers without nutrients can lead to small plants, with reduced yields and be more susceptible to pests and disease.