New light recipe increases growth and yield of sweet basil

Submitted by Elsewhere on 2020-Jul-03 Fri 12:08
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Light is a crucial element for plant growth and production. High-pressure sodium (HPS) lamps are considered not very electrically efficient as they generate high radiant heat, and as a consequence, there has been a lot of interest in replacing HPS lamps with new more efficient lighting sources in the…