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Dutch Passion, the world leading marijuana seed company.

Cannafest and Cultiva review.  Dutch Passion cannabis road tour.

Cannafest and Cultiva review. Dutch Passion cannabis road tour.

December 2nd 2016

Cultiva is Austria’s main annual cannabis expo, this was the 9th and the largest so far. For many central European cannabis growers Cultiva is an essential weekend away in Vienna.  Cultiva has a calm, relaxing vibe and a civilised atmosphere. Cannafest is held each year a few weeks after the Cultiva expo.  Cannafest is ... Continue reading »

Medical cannabis.  What is medical marijuana

Medical cannabis. What is medical marijuana

November 25th 2016

      Medical cannabis is more popular than ever.  But is it the same as recreational cannabis ? and if not what are the main differences.  This weeks blog explains all you need to know about medical cannabis, how to grow it, and what to look for.  First of all, lets take a look at the history of recreat ... Continue reading »

Dutch Passion Frisian Duck grow review.  Easy outdoor cannabis growing

Dutch Passion Frisian Duck grow review. Easy outdoor cannabis growing

November 18th 2016

Dutch Passion Frisian Duck continues to impress outdoor growers.  Its a feminized photoperiod outdoor cannabis variety which is really easy to grow.  The unusual leaf shape means it is difficult to identify as cannabis until the last month of its life when the buds form.  Outdoor yields are well above average, and no grow ... Continue reading »

AutoUltimate grow review. Home grown high THC Dutch Passion cannabis.

AutoUltimate grow review. Home grown high THC Dutch Passion cannabis.

November 11th 2016

This weeks Dutch Passion AutoUltimate grow review comes from Pablo, who grew his huge plant under a 600W HPS with a 1m parabolic shade in a 1.2m x 1.2m tent.  The AutoUltimate was grown in a 30 litre container of Plant Magic soil and grown on an 18/6 light schedule.  That means 18 hours of daily light, followed by 6 hours of d ... Continue reading »

New Packaging for Dutch Passion cannabis seeds

New Packaging for Dutch Passion cannabis seeds

November 4th 2016

Dutch Passion are pleased to announce tough new metal seed containers complete with 4-colour printing inside and out.  Its a big change to the packaging and appearance of Dutch Passion seeds and a big quality improvement for customers.The main reason for the new metal packaging is to avoid crushed seeds and improve the safety of the ... Continue reading »

Hashish.  What is hash and how is it made?

Hashish. What is hash and how is it made?

October 28th 2016

  Today you can enjoy any number of cannabis concentrates.  Cannabis oil, shatter, crumble, batter, Butane Honey Oil, Rick Simpson Oil - there are many different variants on the same theme and you probably have your own favourite concentrate.  But many will remember the days when the only choice was weed or hash.&nb ... Continue reading »

AutoMazar grow review.  High THC, heavy harvests and easy to grow

AutoMazar grow review. High THC, heavy harvests and easy to grow

October 21st 2016

  AutoMazar has been one of Dutch Passions best selling feminized auto seed varieties ever since she was introduced.  AutoMazar is easy enough for first time growers to produce XL harvests, and connoisseur home growers can produce exceptional results from these heavy yielding and THC-rich genetics.   This weeks grow co ... Continue reading »

How to harvest, dry and cure your outdoor cannabis crop

How to harvest, dry and cure your outdoor cannabis crop

October 14th 2016

  Outdoor cannabis growing has become a popular way to grow your own cannabis easily.  The best outdoor varieties are bred to be resistant to pests, mold, insects and bad weather.  They are so tough they practically grow themselves.  But when is the right time to harvest your outdoor cannabis, and what are the best ... Continue reading »

Legal commercial cannabis growing for Europe in 2017?

Legal commercial cannabis growing for Europe in 2017?

October 7th 2016

  Some remarkable recent political and social events in The Netherlands may be the first steps to a European system of legal commercial cannabis cultivation similar to the USA model.  If current Dutch politics continue to progress in the right direction then an alliance of the Dutch Democratic D66 party and the right-wing VNL ... Continue reading »

Growing cannabis. How to grow cannabis indoors or outdoors

Growing cannabis. How to grow cannabis indoors or outdoors

September 30th 2016

    Growing cannabis has never been easier thanks to the wide choice of online cannabis seeds, specialist grow shops and numerous online grow tutorials showing how to grow cannabis.  Cannabis has never been as widely available as it is today.  Whether you are in Europe, North America, South America or elsewher ... Continue reading »

Cannabis trends in Colorado.  Production costs, concentrates and buds.

Cannabis trends in Colorado. Production costs, concentrates and buds.

September 23rd 2016

A look at the data from the legal cannabis market in Colorado is showing some surprising trends.  Not only is business booming, but those in the legal canna-business have seen some remarkable changes to the cannabis buying habits and prices since they started.  Here are a few of the more interesting trends.   a) Cannabi ... Continue reading »

Cannabis genetic heritage.  Are we losing track of genetics and can science help?

Cannabis genetic heritage. Are we losing track of genetics and can science help?

September 16th 2016

  The massive increase in cannabis seed companies and the large resulting number of cannabis varieties has left a number of people in the cannabis world wondering whether we still know which genetic lines are faithful to the original genetics.     A quick search online and you can find any number of Skunks, Kush, White ... Continue reading »

Cannabis growing with high THC auto seeds

Cannabis growing with high THC auto seeds

September 9th 2016

A few years ago many home growers had never heard of autoflowering cannabis varieties.  Today they account for almost half the seeds sold by Dutch Passion.  Auto varieties grow from seed to harvest with 20 hours of daily light, taking about 75 days. They don't require any growing experience, they are fast and the best autos ar ... Continue reading »

Canadian cannabis legalization.  What it means to Canadian marijuana growers.

Canadian cannabis legalization. What it means to Canadian marijuana growers.

September 1st 2016

True to his word, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is pressing ahead with his plans for legalized cannabis.  In 2017, when the rules are all finally in place, Canada will boast some of the most civilized cannabis laws in the world.  Canada will soon see cannabis legalized across the entire country, not just  ‘ ... Continue reading »

THC. The effects of high THC cannabis, Tetrahydrocannabinol and cannabidiol.

THC. The effects of high THC cannabis, Tetrahydrocannabinol and cannabidiol.

August 25th 2016

    THC, or tetrahydrocannabinol, is the most well known cannabinoid in the cannabis plant, its primarily (but not exclusively) responsible for the psychoactive effects of cannabis.  But it isn't the only cannabinoid, there are dozens of them and we are only just discovering how they work together and effect the recreat ... Continue reading »

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