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Would minimal diffuse lighting keep caps from opening?
    #1505322 - 04/29/03 07:03 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

A friend has several trays going and have harvested over 300g wet. The problem is only 2 of the fruits have barely opened. My guess is that there is no relatively strong directional light to cue the shroom which direction to grow or to open the cap. Does that sound right?


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Re: Would minimal diffuse lighting keep caps from opening? [Re: 8086]
    #1505335 - 04/29/03 07:07 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

No. They don't need light to mature.


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