Are grow lights better for plants than fluorescent lights?

Answer On One Hand: Fluorescents Can Be Used as Grow LightsFluorescent lights come in many types. Full-spectrum fluorescent lights are relatively inexpensive and easy to find and use. A full-spectrum fl... Read More »

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How do I grow plants under fluorescent lights?

Install LightsInstall a combination of cool-spectrum and warm-spectrum fluorescent lights in an adjustable fixture. Fluorescent bulbs come in different shades of white light. Look for the cool whit... Read More »

Are grow lights better for plants than fluorescent?

On One Hand: Fluorescent Grow Lights for PlantsWhen using fluorescent lights to stimulate plant growth, it is important to use compact fluorescent (CFL) grow lights and T5 lights. The "T" in T5 lig... Read More »

How do I grow under fluorescent lights?

Good Growing EnvironmentPlace plants in a position to receive good lighting from fluorescent lights. Make sure that there is adequate air circulation, and good protection from both hot and cold dra... Read More »

How to Use Fluorescent Grow Lights for Hydroponics?

Standard fluorescent grow lights are most frequently used to grow leafy vegetables such as lettuce and spinach, although some modern fluorescents provide the added flexibility to provide adequate p... Read More »