In the Field
Difficulty: Easy to farm
Compliance: CBD 9.34%*, THC 0.29%*
Chardonnay is a good bet for any hemp farmer looking for superior industrial hemp genetics. This varietal is available in both seeds and starts as a full term cultivar. This selection gives farmers a way to plan their harvest and they can rest assured that when Chardonnay reaches full maturity the aroma will give off its olfactory delights.
Chardonnay’s yield will please any farmer as the average dry whole plant material yield is 2,500 to 3,000 lb per acre. The buds of this plant are known for being large and dense.
When farming Chardonnay, farmers can look forward to the same top performance that makes all High Grade seeds stand out. The cannabinoid profile of this varietal delivers 9.34% CBD with reliably low THC levels of 0.29% when grown properly and harvested at the correct time. High Grade’s track record of high germination rate holds true here, averaging 95%. Germination is observed after just 48 hours. A farmer can expect maturity to be reached after 8 to 9 weeks. Feminization rate produces just one male for every 4,000 females. High Grade farmers advise planting from 2,500 to 3,000 plants per acre. The flowering period is late September to early October, depending on the region in which it is grown.