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Do I need more light?

Posted by Joey106 z6a KS (My Page) on
Sun, Feb 27, 05 at 10:13

I have a PVC stand that holds a 24" flouresent fixture with 2 20 watt bulbs,I have 6 8"pots underneath with basil,parsley and chives growing,these plants were started from seed in a flat under these lights(plants 1"tall) but now they are in the 8" this light source going to be enough?

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RE: Do I need more light?

The light is enough as long as you keep them 2-3" above the canopy of the plants.

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