Sylvania Gro-Lux vs. WS

Mawa(5a)September 6, 2011

Hi everyone,

I have read a few post about NOT using Sylvania Gro-Lux Wide Spectrum. Why? Did you have bad experience with that? I have read that non-WS has PAR conversion coefficient of 0.028, and WS - 0.019:

Is it the catch? The only available horticulture bulb in my area is Sylvania Gro-Lux WS and Phylips Agro. So, why not WS? I intend to use it for cacti.

Thanks a lot for answering.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Why not just try the bulb? They aren't that expensive! I would suggest adding some sort of "blue" bulb in with it though because it tends to be a little on the "red" side. I don't get why people bash this gro-lux bulb. No, you probably can't grow pumpkins duh with it duh? Lettuce? I don't see why not, but you should throw in some blue as well.

    Bookmark   December 4, 2011 at 3:11AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
coleus cuttings
Some of my fall coleus cuttings are growing bigger...
My indoor garden setup - any improvements?
This is my proposed setup for my indoor garden. I'm...
what do you use under heat mats
I have some large heat mats that I use under lights....
HELP!..Possible Indoor Pepper growing probz!
I have a few questions regarding my pepper plants at...
Bobby Cooper
Seed Starting Lights at night?
In my area (Nova Scotia) I have time of day metering...
Sponsored Products
Aurora Square 3.3 Inch RGB Accent Trim and Housing
Sylvania LED 3-Button Silver Round Dragon Puck Light 72462
$12.97 | Home Depot
Sylvania Under Cabinet Lighting LED Silver Flute Horizontal Light Stick 72463
$11.97 | Home Depot
Aurora Round 3.3 Inch RGB Accent Trim and Housing
Sylvania Headboard
Grandin Road
LED 6" Retro Fit Trim By Sylvania
$34.98 | Lamps Plus
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™