From seed to smoke, Robert Bergman loves growing marijuana
The captain of cannabis cultivation shares his passion for these strains from ILGM.
Next time you get high, spare a thought for the humble grower whose passion and care created the bud you’re lighting up. Or better yet, why not try your hand at growing cannabis yourself for an even deeper connection to the plant?
That connection is well known to master growers like Robert Bergman, who dedicate their lives to pursuing the passion of growing cannabis. Bergman, the founder of the legendary seed source I Love Growing Marijuana, has built the company into one of the leading lights of growing access in the cannabis industry. With an incredibly deep strain library and an excellent track record to boot, Robert Bergman and ILGM have everything both beginners and experienced growers need to bring their harvest to the next level.
From his home base in Amsterdam, Robert Bergman aims to share his love of growing cannabis with the world. He began as a hobbyist grower, with just enough space to his name to cultivate five plants. Now, with over 25 years of experience in all levels of the industry, from small grows to huge, industrial-scale operations, Robert has accumulated a wealth of knowledge on the joy and art of growing cannabis ready to offer others.
The best cannabis strains for every type of grower
To that end, he founded ILGM to evangelize his enthusiasm for cannabis. Since its founding in 2012, ILGM has set a standard for accessibility, reliability, and affordability. They also feature a gobsmacking amount of strain variety, so no matter what cultivars motivate your curiosity, ILGM will help you get growing strong.
Ready to kickstart your green journey and discover why so many people love growing marijuana? Robert Bergman has provided us with insight on a few of ILGM’s all-time best sellers, so you can learn what all the fuss is about. All Robert Bergman seeds are available in both feminized and autoflowering varieties and in batches of 5, 10, or 20.
ILGM Moby Dick autoflowering
Search no longer, the white whale of strains has finally blown in. Moby Dick is a favorite amongst growers for its short flowering time and mold-resistant properties, making this a great strain for growers of all experience levels. This sativa-like hybrid is high in the terpene myrcene, leading to uplifting, energizing effects that can juice creativity and reduce anxiety. Moby Dick has a respectable THC content and delicious vanilla-forward flavor, perfect for daytime smoke sessions. A bowl of Moby Dick gets you in the perfect headspace to do something fun. Maybe crack open that novel you’ve been meaning to get to?
ILGM Runtz autoflowering
Winner of the Leafly 2020 Strain of the Year award, Runtz is the famous child of Zkittelz and Gelato, and has been making waves ever since it hit the scene. Runtz has the potential to become the beauty of your growhouse; its resin-coated buds boast colors of royal purple and lime green. Runtz is an uplifting, talkative, strain thanks to a large amount of the terpene caryophyllene. Its high THC content also makes Runtz a perennial favorite amongst experienced smokers and growers alike who appreciate the sugary sweetness Runtz provides. There’s no excuse not to treat yourself to Runtz today.
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ILGM Granddaddy Purple autoflowering
Nothing beats sinking into the couch at the end of a long day with a cold drink and some Granddaddy Purple. This indica-like strain offers a deeply relaxing body high that will melt away aches, pains, and worries and leave you as a chill puddle on the sofa. This one is also a looker; the beautiful purple hues present throughout the buds will improve your grow space aesthetic by its mere presence. Disease resistant and well-suited to a variety of climates, this old man shows off why it’s been a mainstay of Cali cannabis for so long.
ILGM Wedding Cake autoflowering
Press your suit and style your hair, you’ve got a wedding to attend, and you just have to try the cake. Named Leafly’s Strain of the Year in 2019 for good reason, Wedding Cake is a powerhouse strain that you can have in your own backyard. An easy grow for novices and resilient in many climates, this indica-like strain, known to Canadians as Pink Cookies, boasts high-THC content and a sweet, vanilla flavor. Limonene is the terpene that most influences Wedding Cake’s distinct flavor and aroma, as well as the relaxed high it offers that redefines chill.
ILGM Durban Poison autoflowering
Durban Poison is a bit of a misnomer; while the strain does come out of the port city of Durban, South Africa, there’s nothing toxic here. Durban Poison is a pure sativa-like cultivar featuring the dominant terpene terpinolene, making for a great daytime companion that’s ready to keep you energized and alert ‘til the sun goes down. If you’re interested in growing weed to create concentrates, pick this as your poison. The gigantic resin-filled glands boasted by this strain will make any extraction process a breeze. Be mindful growing your own Durban Poison in a tight space; the plant can reach a titanic eight feet in height.
ILGM Godfather OG autoflowering
Bow your head and kiss the ring, the Godfather has arrived. Godfather OG offers a pungent, dank aroma that announces its presence loudly and proudly. Experienced growers will find this indica-like strain offers an impossible-to-refuse amount of THC, wrapped up in a gorgeous package of verdant buds. This strain is a favorite among medical & recreational consumers alike, with massive pain relief potential that will also put you right to sleep, no sheep required.
It’s hard to believe, but this all-star lineup is just a small sample of the strains that Robert Bergman and the team at ILGM have on offer. These passionate growers are out to spread the love of weed like modern-day Johnny Appleseeds and believe anyone can be a successful cannabis grower. Robert Bergman seeds are reliable and consistent, great for newcomers and experienced producers alike.
ILGM has everything you need to get a grow operation started or elevate your green thumb to a higher place, all for an affordable price. Don’t wait; the sooner you order the seeds, the sooner you’ll be smoking your favorite strain, direct from your garden.
You can keep up with everything ILGM on their website, where you can pick up growing tips, read Robert Bergman’s blog and seed reviews, and hear about any upcoming sales. You can also download The Free Marijuana Grow Bible by Robert Bergman to learn even more about how best to cultivate our favorite plant.
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