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Old 10-04-2012, 10:37 PM   #2
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The real problem is your lights. Set it to 7 hours and leave it be. Add more plants and add co2 and excel with a regular fertilizing plan.

If you want to go low tech, maybe just 1 bulb for 9 hours. T5ho outputs a good amount of light.
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