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what type of bulbs can u use for plants in a tank. can u just use plain pld fluresent tubes? plz answer as soon as possible



11/04/06  12:53am

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  Message To: Froggy woggy   In reference to Message Id: 1047519


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I bellieve mercury bulbs are the most recommended for growing plants!



11/05/06  11:34am

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  Message To: Blood_moon73   In reference to Message Id: 1048959


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so a fluresent bulb wouldnít work?



11/05/06  04:48pm

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  Message To: Froggy woggy   In reference to Message Id: 1049287


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flourescent bulbs are supposed to be full spectrum, but i donít think they work as well as the mercury bulbs.... iím not really sure tho.... i use direct sunlight, and my plants do just fine... i just remember reading somewhere that mercury bulbs were the most recommended, and you can buy them just about anywhere!!!



11/18/06  11:51pm

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  Message To: Blood_moon73   In reference to Message Id: 1065454


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dont use mercury bulbe they get very hot and will double your electric bill. go to your hardware store and get a little coiled fluorescent they are cheap to use and all the plants need is light to be able to produce sugar. or u can get a tubular fluorescent and get the one made be GE that is made for plant & aquarium . you could even use just a cool white bulb. i have experimented with over 15 bulbe along with others i kow who have used different bulbs and all the mercury will do is get the cops at ur house thinkin ur growing weed. dont waste ur money just get a fluorescent. G



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