Cannabis plants need light to convert carbon dioxide into glucose which is required for growth and development. The plant relies on the sun for light when grown outside. When growing inside, plants need specific lamps and a light cycle to stimulate the plant’s growth.
- Lamps that are not suitable for growing are: light bulbs, energy saving lamps, halogen lamps, mercury vapor lamps, low-pressure sodium lamps
- Lamps that are suitable for growing are: fluorescent lighting, HPS lights, HPI lights, LED lights
Learn all about growing and lighting:
- The Cannabis Light Cycle
- Control Your Lighting, Control Your Cannabis
- How Much Sunlight For Outdoor Marijuana Plants
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