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Does light color matter?
    #4018590 - 04/05/05 08:34 PM (12 years, 9 months ago)

I have read on many sites that mushrooms like blue light the best. Is this true. I have also heard that led's are the best form of light, but are unpracticle because they are so small. I was wondering because I am getting ready to make a bigger fruiting chamber and am going to have to buy a new light.

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Re: Does light color matter? [Re: dressel11]
    #4018630 - 04/05/05 08:47 PM (12 years, 9 months ago)

i was also wondering this actually.

as far as i know blue IS the way to go

i got a free aquarium lamp (i had it as a child for my pet turtle) and was going to replace the red-white bulbs in there with blue

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Re: Does light color matter? [Re: deathbychimney]
    #4018652 - 04/05/05 08:52 PM (12 years, 9 months ago)

Blue and ultraviolet light in the range of 350-500 nanometers, which include household lights, flourescent, etc. are most effective. Anything over 500 nm such as infra-red, green, red, etc.. are not practical in getting cubensis primordia to form.

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