Growing weed with energy saving light bulbs

energy saving light bulbI will only use it for the first 3 days but it is possible to grow cannabis under fluorescent lights only. You will need to use some more lights though. As you can see in the picture it did the job.

Energy saving light bulbs or compact fluorescent lights can be found at any hardware or grocery store, they actually give off a really great light spectrum for growing weed.

Advantages of growing weed with energy saving light bulbs fluorescent lights

  • Cheap to get started
  • Easy to find in grocery and hardware stores
  • Suitable for very small or short grow spaces, like the inside of a cupboard, small grow tent, or  bucket

Energy saving light bulbs are a great to use for growing weed if you

  • Are growing weed in a very small or short space
  • Plan to grow only 1 cannabis plant
  • Want to harvest about 1-3 ounces of pot
  • Are willing to check on your weed every day
  • Want to experiment growing cannabis without investing much

Energy saving light bulbs are not well suited for weed growers who

  • Want to harvest more than a few ounces of pot each grow
  • Can’t tend marihuana plants regularly