Stages of a trichome
Milky state, the heads of the trichomes have reached maturity, containing within its appreciated and medicinal resin..
and finally they begin to degrade become amber.
After trying with different percentages, I set my best moment for harvest .. This does not mean they are absolute percentages for all plants or people, some plants, especially the sativas require a higher percentage of amber trichomes.
With this in mind, I like to harvest with 85/90% of milky trichomes or
when there are 5% of amber trichomes…
Here are a few example of trichomes asking to be harvested
To see the trichomes, it is best to use a portable microscope 600x 100x increase …
We reached the end of this miniguide for different stages of a trichome.
I wish you a happy harvest medicinal …
Good smoke… 😉