More Light = Bigger Yields!
(up to a point, it is possible to give your plant too much light!)
HIDs are very well suited to growing cannabis and very easy to use once they’re set up. If your main goal is to get the highest yields possible, then HIDs are the way to go! However, they do require extra setup compared to the other grow lights because chances are you will need a fan to vent out heat from your grow space.
CFL grow lights are the twisty-looking bulbs you can find anywhere you normally buy light bulbs. They produce a great spectrum for growing cannabis and can be used in tiny spaces where no other grow light would fit such as the inside of a cabinet.
Now that you have a basic understanding of the different types of LEDs, lets talk about using them for growing cannabis.
3 Main Types of LED Grow Lights
Average Yields: 2-3+ ounces – keep in mind that the strain (genetics) and any plant training you do will make a huge difference in your final yields.
3.) COB Style
Best Way to Avoid Problems with LED grow lights: Keep them the right distance away!