Alaska, Colorado and Oregon allow personal cannabis cultivation for recreational users and more states allow it for medical patients. Marijuana can be grown outdoors, but most of the year inside is your only option.
Thankfully, marijuana can be grown indoors for little cost. In addition to seeds (or clones), marijuana grow lights are an important investment in the grow process.
Understanding Your Plants’ Lighting Needs
Plants use photosynthesis to transform light into the energy they need to grow. Different light sources produce different colors, each with varying wavelengths and energy output.
Cannabis cultivation has specific light requirements. It is not enough to shine a bright light on the plant. To get the best yield from marijuana grow lights, it is important to consider: