Artifical lighting for plants

Bruce D. Pickholtz pickhobrud at
Thu Jan 19 11:26:47 EST 1995

croman at (HLDN Caufield) wrote:
> I have several plants on my window but there is not a lot of sunlight that 
> comes through because of a building across from me.  I put a regular 
> fluorescent light over my plants and I was wondering if it would help the 
> plants or if I have to get a special plant bulb for the light.

There is a good, easy to understand, article on artificial plant
lighting to be found at:

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