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Beginner Vegetables: how long do i keep my grow lights on when i sow my seeds?

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phatpotato
Lansing, IL

February 21, 2012
6:15 AM

Post #9014419

just starting out and i have not been able to find anything to helpme with how long or how often i should keep my lights on when i first sow my seeds.

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CountryGardens
Lewisville, MN
(Zone 4a)

February 21, 2012
9:11 AM

Post #9014601

Here's answer to all your questions.
http://davesgarden.com/community/forums/t/371007/
juliabentley62
Danville, IN
(Zone 5b)

March 2, 2012
3:52 AM

Post #9026700

I turn my lights on first thing in the morning and off when I go to bed.
KathyWid
Clover, SC

March 2, 2012
1:14 PM

Post #9027257

12-16 hours is a good rule of thumb. Don't leave them on 24 hours a day ... they need darkness too!
http://www.tomatodirt.com/growing-indoor-tomatoes-faqs.html

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