Enhance Plant Growth with the PowerPlant CFL 6400K Compact Fluorescent Grow Lamp

Improve your indoor garden's environment with the PowerPlant CFL 6400K Compact Fluorescent Grow Lamp, designed to offer a balanced light spectrum for optimal growth and development of plants. Ideal for use in various horticultural applications like supplementary lighting, side lighting, mother plants, and propagation, this energy-efficient lamp is an excellent choice for your plants' needs.

Features and Benefits

  • Energy-efficient: Maximise your plant growth and save on electricity costs with this compact fluorescent lamp specifically designed for horticultural use.
  • 6400K Colour Temperature: The 6400K white light helps promote healthy growth, making it suitable for propagation and growth phases.
  • Versatility: Available in 85W, 130W, and 250W, these CFL lamps cater to different needs and can accommodate a wide range of plant types and sizes.
  • Multiple Applications: This CFL grow lamp can be utilised as supplementary lighting, side lighting, for mother plants, and during the propagation process.
  • Alternative Colour Temperatures: PowerPlant CFL lamps are also available in 2700K (Red) for flowering and 14000K (Purple) for propagation and cuttings/cloning, providing a comprehensive solution for your indoor garden's lighting needs.

How to Use

  1. Select the appropriate wattage (85W, 130W or 250W) and colour temperature (6400K) based on your plants' requirements and desired growth stage.
  2. Ensure the grow lamp is securely mounted and is compatible with your existing lighting fixtures or opt for dedicated CFL reflectors.
  3. During the growth phase, position the lamp closer to the plants to provide adequate light exposure while keeping a safe distance to avoid overheating.
  4. Switch off the lamp and give your plants a rest period, typically 6 hours of darkness for growth and 12 hours of darkness for flowering plants.

Aqua Gardening Suggests These are Best For

The PowerPlant CFL 6400K Compact Fluorescent Grow Lamp is ideal for both professional horticulturists and indoor garden enthusiasts looking to improve their plants' growth and overall health. It is best suited for use in the growth phase and propagation, as well as for supplementary lighting, side lighting, and mother plants.

The Powerplant CFL Grow Light White comes in 85W, 130W and 250W sizes. These CFL grow lights are energy saving horticultural lamps for superior plant growth. There is an integrated ballast so no external ballast is required. The CFL power lead will plug straight into wall. The screw thread on the CFL lamp is an E40 thread fitting which is larger than household E21 fittings. It is recommended to use a CFL lampholder or EnviroGro CFL Reflector to mount and power the lamps, vertically or horizontally. These 85W, 130W and 250W CFL's (Compact Fluorescent Lamps) have minimal heat generation and a 10,000 hour lamp life.


What type of plants can benefit from using the PowerPlant CFL 6400K Compact Fluorescent Grow Lamp White?

The PowerPlant CFL 6400K is suitable for a variety of plants, including those requiring supplementary lighting, side lighting, mother plants, and propagation.

What are the advantages of using the PowerPlant CFL 6400K Grow Lamp?

The 6400K (White) colour temperature is suitable for propagation and growth. It promotes healthy plant development and ensures that your plants receive the proper spectrum of light they require during the growth stage.

Can I use the PowerPlant CFL 6400K Grow Lamp for flowering plants?

Although the 6400K colour temperature is primarily designed for propagation and growth, you may want to consider the PowerPlant CFL with a 2700K (Red) colour temperature for the flowering stage, as it is more suitable for that purpose.

Are there any additional colour temperatures available from PowerPlant CFL?

Yes, apart from the 6400K (White) and 2700K (Red) lamps, PowerPlant also offers a 14000K (Purple) CFL which is suitable for propagation and cuttings/cloning.

Is the PowerPlant CFL energy efficient?

Yes, the PowerPlant CFL Grow Lamps are energy efficient and offer an eco-friendly alternative to traditional lighting solutions. They are available in 85W, 130W, and 250W models to suit your specific gardening needs.

Will the PowerPlant CFL 6400K Grow Lamp fit in my existing light fixtures?

The PowerPlant CFL lamps use a standard E27 or E40 (depending on wattage) screw base, making them compatible with most light fixtures designed for use with CFL bulbs. You may need an adapter for some fixtures.

How long do the PowerPlant CFL lamps last?

The lifespan of a PowerPlant CFL lamp will vary depending on usage and other factors. However, with proper care and maintenance, these lamps can last for many growth cycles before needing replacement. Always refer to the manufacturer's recommendations on bulb replacement.

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