Marijuana, for a lot of people, is an experience much bigger than just the final product that is smoked or eaten. More and more people are choosing to grow their own marijuana for the range of benefits that come from growing it at home. Read this article to find out why you should grow your own marijuana plant.
More and more people around the world are making the decision to start growing their own marijuana, and there’s a multitude of reasons why. For a long time people have been forced to buy marijuana and be scrupulous to avoid the scrutiny of the law. As the legalization movement continues to expand around the globe, people are finding themselves in a position to grow marijuana. It’s just better to grow your own than to buy it.
The freedom to grow marijuana, especially for medical patients, comes with a plethora of advantages. It is not only cheaper to grow your own marijuana, but you are actually able to ensure the cleanliness and the quality of your plant. This is not even considering just how beautiful the marijuana plant could make your garden simply because of its aesthetic beauty. So, if you use marijuana and like growing tomatoes, you’re already halfway to being able to grow your own marijuana. Everyone and anyone can grow marijuana with the right tools and the evidence is in the product.
You can watch your marijuana plant grow
Well, anybody who has ever had a garden knows how much pleasure it brings to watch their plants turn from a seed into a flowering tree. It is almost like the satisfaction that comes from watching one’s own child grow and flower. It’s no different with your marijuana plant. Watching it grow is one of the greatest pleasures to experience, especially when you can reminisce while you are actually using it.
The point is that by growing cannabis, you are allowing yourself an experience with the plant before using it. Believe it or not, this allows you to have a much more personal experience that is tailored to the user while using it, almost like an opportunity to get to know your marijuana plant before smoking it, eating it, or vaporizing it. Being the one who actually prepares marijuana means that you can ensure it is grown with love and consciousness. This proposes an enormous difference from buying it from a drug dealer, for example, where it is associated with crime and violence. At the end of the day, the cannabis you use was once a living organism, and being involved in its growth makes your experience much more meaningful.
Ensuring the health of your marijuana
Being involved in the process of growing marijuana also helps you ensure that what you are using is clean and healthy. This is particularly important for those using it for medicinal purposes, people who are trying to get healthy with marijuana. Products that are available in the commercial market can often be grown with pesticides or other chemicals, which eventually find their way into the body of the user.
So, if you grow your own marijuana, be careful of what you use while growing it. Be aware that any chemicals or pesticides you use in the process of growing it will eventually end up in your body. For those who are more health-conscious, this isn’t really a desired outcome of using marijuana. You can ensure that your marijuana is grown without harsh chemicals or, even better, organically.
It almost doesn’t even matter where you are in the world. It is always cheaper to grow your own cannabis than to purchase it. In parts of the world where it is legal, cannabis often comes with hefty taxes and it can be quite an expensive medicine to keep up with. This is especially true because, at this stage, marijuana hasn’t quite made it to the public healthcare system.
Your price per ounce of marijuana purchased in the shop is substantially higher than the cost of growing an ounce of marijuana yourself. With all the costs involved (which are potentially low, especially if growing outdoors), you stand to save more money by growing your own marijuana. It also means that, at any given moment, you have enough good-quality marijuana around without having to go out looking for it. When you know what you are growing and have done it well, you can be sure that there is always enough for when you need it.
You learn more about marijuana
Growing your own marijuana also gives you the opportunity to learn a new set of valuable skills. If you are one to use marijuana, then it is definitely valued knowledge to know how to grow it and to know what actually goes into growing the marijuana plant. It is not always easy to ensure a well-grown, healthy marijuana plant. However, with a little bit of persistence and attention, you can be the master of your own medicine.
In growing it, you can become somewhat of a connoisseur of marijuana plants and how to grow them. You will also get to know the textures of the plants, the different smells and flavors, as well as the different effects of each strain. In your marijuana garden you can have a selection of plants, and that way you aren’t limited to what is available in the dispensary. In the process of growing, it is just natural to acquire some knowledge of the history of marijuana. So, growing marijuana makes you more qualified to participate in intelligent discussions about it!
Growing marijuana does not just come with health benefits and economical advantages. It is also j fun to be involved in growing the herb that you love using the most. It is fun to look after a plant, care for it, love it, and then actually put that into your body. All the care you put into it truly translates into the quality of it and how effective it is for you to use.