amount of light

Brenda53159July 19, 2014

How much light do hosta seedlings need?? Its a 3 tier in home green house

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Babka NorCal 9b

It all depends on your latitude, altitude, ocean/lake influences. Hostas almost everywhere can all take eastern morning sun. Greenhouse? Hostas are outdoor plants that need a winter dormancy to thrive.

For seedlings in a green house, check the Hosta Library link regarding seeds.


Here is a link that might be useful: Hosta Library

    Bookmark   July 19, 2014 at 1:41AM
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ken_adrian Adrian MI cold Z5

24 hours per day.. is pretty good.. lol ...

i used a common timer... on 16 hours ... off 8 ... with one on/off cycle in the middle of the 8 ...

it was claimed... that the on/off cycle.. confuses them into thinking the lights are on 24 hours ...

and i liked the idea of saving 8 hours of electric bill ... whether the theory worked or not.. lol ..

but again... it depends on how many bulbs ... the more bulbs per level ... the more intensity.. presumably.. the less hours you would need ...

read bobs info


    Bookmark   July 19, 2014 at 8:54AM
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