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The Science of Horticultural LEDs

Over the last decade, we've gone through a technological revolution in horticultural lighting. LEDs have replaced gas discharge lights. It's been a great time to be a grower, but there's a catch. Much of the folk wisdom about lights in the indoor growing community is no longer valid. This has...

Symptoms of Too Much Calcium in Plants

Today we're not talking about growing your plants with LEDs, we're talking about symptoms of too much calcium in your plants. Among the secondary nutrients for your cannabis plants is calcium. However, this in no way implies that it is less significant than the other nutrients. Although plants require less...

Adjustable Spectrum LED Grow Lights For Indoor Plants

An indoor gardener's approach to designing their greenhouse or growing area can be completely changed by gaining an awareness of the light spectrum. Light/wavelength is one of the plant’s crucial factors in influencing the physiology, health, development, and yield/production of a crop. Photosynthesis is governed by natural light, which also initiates several functions in...

How Long To Leave UV Light On Plants

Everything in this world has some purpose. There is a strong misconception that UV light damages plants and provides no benefit. In reality, it can be used to the advantage of plants. UV light provides a natural shield against the effect of sunlight. In other words, UV lights created a...

Buying LED Grow Lights: Full Spectrum or Red & Blue

The growth of cannabis in the indoor condition is highly adopted these days in many areas of the world. The people who did not have open fields used indoor growth setups. In some countries, cannabis growth is not legally allowed in open fields. Hence people have to use grow lights...

How Many LED Watts for 4x4 Grow Tents

LED lights play an essential role in indoor plant growth. LED lights have visible and invisible wavelengths similar to sunlight, which is necessary for plant development. It is important to understand the need for LED watts to grow plants indoors and especially in grow tents. The light used in growing indoor...

Do Regular LED Lights Help Plants Grow

What are LED lights? A light-emitting diode (LED) is a semiconductor light source that emits light when current flows through it. LED lights found their place in many applications within various industries, including your television, computer monitor, GPS device, and yes, even your grow lights! If you’re growing plants indoors...

How To Use Grow Lights For Indoor Plants

Lights used to be one of the most expensive aspects of indoor plants cultivation. A set of HPS lights and the required equipment could cost several hundred dollars. Growing indoor plants at home is now more accessible, thanks to LED grow lights, which keep the cost of indoor plants grow lights lower. If...