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Winter growing a Dwarf Cavendish

Posted by anthony340 (My Page) on
Sat, Oct 4, 08 at 14:59

The weather is becoming much colder with less sunlight. I brought my Dwarf Cavendish inside. I need to know what type of inside lighting would be needed for this plant? Or any other suggestions you might have.


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RE: Winter growing a Dwarf Cavendish

Any kind of inside lighting will do fine. In my experience, grow lights do not make that much of a difference.


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RE: Winter growing a Dwarf Cavendish

I would suggest the T5HO Fluorescent lamp and fixture. They produce the same light intensity per watt as a metal halide lamp, and their light output does not diminish until they are close to 95-98% of their lifetime. Metal halide lamps taper off after 15-20% of their lifetime.


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