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Maximizing Lighting Efficiency

Of the many variables which affect plant growth in an indoor garden or greenhouse, none are as influential as the artificial light source. The artificial …

New Light Technology Comparison

Greenhouse and indoor gardening equipment is constantly evolving. The face of horticulture is continuously changing as existing products and methods are …

G&G Cover Story – The DEva Lighting System and the RLC-1 Digital Controller

The lighting system is the main energy source for all plant growth within an indoor garden. Like the sun to an outdoor garden, the lighting system produces …

Light Reflections & Reflectors for Orchids

Folks who use artificial lighting will sometimes spend a lot of time debating the shape, material and color of surfaces intended to distribute light …

5 Things to Consider Before Purchasing LED Grow Lights

There are a few things to keep in mind if you are thinking of purchasing LED grow lights for a greenhouse or indoor garden. Output Spectrum One of the things …

Grow Light Buyers Guide for the Grow Room

Are you just starting to grow and wondering what lighting you need for your grow room? Don’t worry; to follow is a breakdown of lighting options as well …

Garden & Greenhouse Cover Story – Nanolux CMH 315W Fixture

Indoor horticulturists and greenhouse hobbyists are always on the lookout for highly efficient and highly effective lighting systems. For indoor …

Orchid Light Level Recommendations

Light is a basic need of all plants, but it is a subject that is often misunderstood. For example, when we hear light level recommendations for a particular …

Light Expectancy: How and When a Gardener Should Change Bulbs

Light energy is the most important controllable factor in every indoor garden. For indoor gardens, the light energy is the driving force behind all plant …

Artificial Lighting for Orchids

For those not lucky enough to have a greenhouse, or who have run out of space on window sills, the use of artificial light is a major “plus” to growing. …