CFLs Are Good Grow Lights for Living Spaces

October 23, 2018

The light produced by CFLs is acceptable in your open living spaces. CFLs are a good lighting solution for smaller spaces, small grow tents, and areas where you do not want too much heat buildup.

This hanging lamp with a small CFL illuminates a potted gardenia.
PC: Leslie F. Halleck

Most CFLs are full spectrum, leaning to the cooler side, but you can also find them with a warmer Kelvin color-temperature rating.

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