Can I use my AeroGarden as a grow light?
Grow Fresh Herbs & Vegetables Year-Round, Anywhere The Miracle-Gro AeroGarden Grow Light is ideal for all stages of growth – from seed starting to flowering to harvest – in soil, hydroponics, and aquaponics. This Grow Light is compatible with hydroponic and aquaponic grow mediums.
What kind of lights does AeroGarden use?
AeroGarden Grow Lights use a proprietary blend of phosphors to deliver the proper balance of white, red and blue light for healthy, compact vegetative growth and plentiful fruiting and flowering. In your AeroGarden, they deliver all the light your plants need to grow – no sunny window needed!
Will any LED light work for growing plants?
You can use any LED bulb to grow plants if they are emitting enough light. Plants often also look for warmth to come from the light source and we know LED bulbs do not provide much of that.
Are AeroGarden lights full spectrum?
The new AeroGarden Bounty is a fully contained in-home garden system, automatically delivering everything your plants need to thrive. The Bounty’s grow light hood contains 40 watts of white, red and blue LED lights, giving your plants the full spectrum of sunlight they need to grow, and grow quickly!
Why are my AeroGarden LED lights flashing?
AeroGarden 7 LED: My “Replace Lights” indicator is blinking. If you have the LED light hood, you do not need to replace your LED lights until individual diodes begin to fail. Diodes have a 2 – 4 year lifespan. Just press and release the Reset button to turn off the reminder.
How long do AeroGarden LED lights last?
Answer: Everything lasts about 6 months. The manufacturer states that you will get the best growth out of your plants if you replace the lights after 6 months. I know many people that use them longer, but you might see slow growth or leggy plants.
What are the best indoor lights for plants?
The best sources of light for indoor plants are cool-white tubes. Fluorescent light combined with incandescent light provides a good balance of light for indoor plants. According to the University of Missouri, the best ratio of incandescent to fluorescent light is 30 watts of incandescent to 100 watts of fluorescent light.
What is led grow lamp?
Light Emitting Diode (LED) grow lights are a type of energy efficient lights that are an option for indoor growers. Unlike other types of grow lights, LEDs do not burn a filament, but instead pass light through semiconductors to create their spectrum.
What is a grow lamp?
A grow light or lamp is an electric lamp that functions as an artificial source of light to stimulate growth in plants.