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post #3 of (permalink) Old 05-11-2012, 04:06 AM
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You probably have about 40-50 micromols of PAR, low medium light, which is a very good light level to try for. If you have a good reflector, and not just the typical white plastic flat plate behind the bulb, you would have as much as 50% more light, which would be getting close to high light.

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