Here’s How Grow Lights Work and How They Can Help Your Garden

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Grow lights are basically indoor lighting for plants that allow you to grow most seeds, succulents, herbs and houseplants during any time of year. This artificial light source is a compact way to stimulate plant growth, at all growth stages, by emitting blue light (which helps the plant grow) and red light (which helps with seed germination and blossom development).

  

1. King Plus 1000w LED Grow Light

The King Plus LED Grow Light is a full spectrum, 1000W light that includes red, blue, yellow, and white light, IR and UV(similar to sunshine). This light is ideal for all kinds of indoor plants, vegetables and flowers at all stages of growth. It also comes with an efficient cooling system and saves you energy, thus saving you money.

PROS: These are extremely bright lights that can be controlled on and off with a timer.

CONS: These lights do not come with adjustable hanging ropes.

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2. Phlizon 600W LED Plant Grow Light

The Phlizon LED Grow Light contains every kind of light that plants need including blue, red (promote plant growth), IR, UV (helps plants develop their defense mechanisms) and white light. It also comes with a double switch that gives you a different button which can be customized according to what it is you are growing and the stage of growth your vegetables or plants are in.

PROS: This lamp does NOT use an LED spotlight reflector to make the light look beautiful, as it is not heat resistant and can be dangerous.

CONS: This is a good grow light for beginner growers, but if you need higher wattage lights, other options might be better.

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3. Yoyomax Grow Light

These grow lights by Yoyomax feature a 3-headed light fixture that provides the optimal and most common spectrum of red LEDs combined with blue LEDs to fuel the growth of your indoor plants, ultimately keeping them healthy and thriving. With three switch modes and six dimmable options, these lights are ideal for all indoor plants, at all growing stages and each arm can be turned on and off individually.

PROS: This Grow Light has an auto on/off switch and three time settings that enable you to keep the light on for 3, 6 or 12 hours.

CONS: Replacement bulbs, when needed, do not come with the lamp.

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