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Old 11-19-2012, 02:21 AM   #9
kyleax1
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Originally Posted by Evilgrin View Post
My first thought is how long are you leaving the lights on? if more then 8 hours a day try reducing the duration to 8 hrs and see how that goes.

It was 4+3+4 (8 total), I upped it to 5+3+4(9) last week because I got new plants and I thought a little extra light time would help stimulate new growth from them quicker.
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