Let there be lights, grow lights I mean

sun blaster

The new lights rejuvenated rosemary and basil, plus New Zealand flax

As winter closed in late last year I visited my local Sheridan Nurseries  branch to buy a couple of replacement tubes for my 15-year-old basement grow-lights stand, and met the light of my life.

Sun Blaster T5HO and I were introduced by the smart and helpful garden supplies manager Sylvia Szot. I liked him right away. He’s much slimmer than the old fluorescent tubes I’ve been using for years and his packaging is great… a compact fixture that fits neatly under one side of our basement cupboards. He also cost 40 bucks –way cheaper than a new grow-light stand. Continue reading