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24 light source?
    #1035124 - 11/08/02 07:00 AM (15 years, 5 months ago)

Is this discouraged and needs a 12/12 on/off period instead of a 24 on period ???? will this affect pinning and hyphal knot formations?


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Re: 24 light source? [Re: socratesmind]
    #1035178 - 11/08/02 07:37 AM (15 years, 5 months ago)

Shrooms are phototropic which means they only use light as a stimulus.


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Re: 24 light source? [Re: socratesmind]
    #1035212 - 11/08/02 08:08 AM (15 years, 5 months ago)

from personal experience i have seen that light is needed as much as darkness, eg the shrooms benefit from light [for pinning and direction] but actually they grow when darkness comes [in nature, at night]

so i dont c any reason why you should run 24 hrs a lamp on them.

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Re: 24 light source? [Re: kykeon]
    #1035281 - 11/08/02 08:58 AM (15 years, 5 months ago)

The few hours of sunlight coming in the window during the day is enough... But 24 hour lights is fine too... it really doesn't matter. As long as they're getting light. I have noted that sunlight replicating lights do seem to initiate more pins and taller growth. I use grolux.


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Re: 24 light source? [Re: InMyVersion]
    #1035394 - 11/08/02 09:43 AM (15 years, 5 months ago)

In reply to:

I have noted that sunlight replicating lights do seem to initiate more pins and taller growth. I use grolux.




very interesting! is grolux a flourescent light?


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Re: 24 light source? [Re: Bilge]
    #1035423 - 11/08/02 10:01 AM (15 years, 5 months ago)

Yup, pick them up at Lowes for a few bucks. I think I paid about $10 or $15 for a 4 foot bulb.


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