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Hydroponics 'How To' - Tips for New Growers
Posted on May 24, 2011 by ZenAdmin
During photosynthesis, plants use carbon dioxide (CO2), light, and hydrogen (usually water) to produce carbohydrates, which is a source of food. Oxygen is given off in this process as a by-product. Light is a key variable in photosynthesis, which is why plant grow lights are necessary for indoor gardening.
When a seed first begins to grow, it is germinating. Seeds are germinated in a growing medium, such as perlite. Several factors are involved in this process. First, the seed must be active... Read more