The Impact of LEDs and Plant Growth - What is Fact and What is Fiction?
Fact: When the light-emitting diode (LED) bulb was invented, in the early 1960’s, this new light source was expected to be a more efficient way to light a room. What was not anticipated was the huge impact this light source would have on plant growth. And, while most people believe, LED bulbs are, in fact, lifesavers to plants, other people still believe LEDs are expensive and unnecessary.
Fact: Also discovered was that the photons in the LED bulb had the capability of becoming absorbed by a plant’s chlorophyll, which was responsible for plant growth by creating light in both the blue and red wavelengths. Absorbed
What Can You Add to Your Plants and Soil To Benefit Crops?
In addition to the basics of growing cannabis: temperature, lighting, humidity, moisture, light, genetics and proper container, additives and nutrients are vital to encouraging maximum plant growth and yield. Because cannabis requires a large amount of nutrients to support its leaves and thick flowers, these top ten plant additives and soil nutrients must be included, and are mentioned in their generic form:
- Nitrogen is considered the first of the three basic macro-nutrients. Cannabis loves nitrogen and is the best indicator of its fertility. Nitrogen is responsi