Foliar feeding is a method of applying fertilizer and nutrients by spraying onto the leaves rather than putting into the soil or water to be absorbed by the roots. The process has been the subject of a number studies, prompting many growers to use it in their growing programs. Although foliar feeding is never an alternative […]
In a quest to find the best LED grow lights, I came across the question of which is better, 1w vs. 3w vs 5w diodes. I first started researching the history of LED grow lights and then compared different models of lights with varying diode sizes. My research led me to the following analysis. LED […]
What is the Optimal Diode Wavelength ratio for indoor hydroponic LED grow lights? It really depends on what you are trying to achieve with a given LED light. The optimal ratio will be different for a LED only for vegetative growth from a LED for flowering from a LED for both vegetative growth AND flowering. So how […]
Most of our clients ask us can we grow tomatoes indoor with LED grow lights? The answer is yes. This video is a time lapse of almost 3 months of indoor growing with our very own 450 watt G8 LED grow light. The tomatoes came out perfect and they were very juicy.
How many bands of light are best for LED indoor grow lights? There are grow lights that are 5-band, 7-band, 8-band, 10-band, 12-band, 15-band, etc…Which one is the best for indoor medical growing? The quick answer is 6-8 bands of wavelengths. Anything more than six and you are missing essential wavelengths necessary for efficient photosynthesis. […]
Protect Your LED Grow Light and your Plants with a Power Stabilizer Buying a LED grow light is a capital investment for your indoor growing hobby or business. The investment offsets other capital expenditures by eliminating the need for ballasts, reflectors, heat venting systems and airconditioning in addition to lowering operational costs by dramatically decreasing the […]
Investing in LED grow lights will save you money over traditional growing with light bulbs. To get the most life out of your LED indoor grow lights, you should protect them with these easy to implement ideas: Protect your LED grow lights by using a surge protected power strip. You can plug your lights into a power […]