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    need some help!

    ok so i picked up 2 150watt HPS lights and a "Y" split so i can run two. is it absolutely neccesary to purchase a ballast system to run them? i baught a metal lighting fixture thats rated for up to 400 watts, but i want to be 100% safe about this... im planning on testing them in a controlled...
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    feedback on my recent purchase..

    today i went ahead and bought a 250w HPS light to go along with my 2 42-watt cfl's. do u think the knew light will be beneficial for my plajnts? im considering getting two more when my 4 plants enter flowering in a month or so
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    very useful info for novice growers...

    i am a extremely novice growe myself .. on my first real grow starting with 4 plants. ive gotten pretty lost in the last few days even after researching for hours on end.. if anyone is unclear about anything for their entire grow go to youtube.com and watch the 7 "Learning to Grow" videos.. itll...
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    holes in container...

    is it neccesary to have drainage holes at the bottom of a container... i have 2 plants growin in approx 1 gallon plastic folgers coffee cans neither has holes and one plant growing in a cut off gatorade bottle. (until trasnplanted) should i put holes in these? if i dont will it affect my plant...
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    so it begins.

    well ive read almost every grow journal on here to get as much information as i can and with the help of many people from the site i have begun my first serious grow. It all started in my science class with a group project where i decided to throw a seed into some soil in an empty two liter...
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    last couple questions before i go make my edited purchases.

    ok thanks for all the previous help i still dont understand one thing...if i go to home depot and they sell 400w and on the box its labeled HPS does this automatically mean it will work for growing? becuas ethey sells these for around 20 dollars. if these would work i was going to pick up two...
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    so ive decided to adventure into indoor growing and im lost please help

    today i went to home depot in search of 400w HPS lights..once we found them we could not find the correct holder for them since it only went to 250w for hps lights...after talking to an employee and discussing what i am trying to do. he told me it was best if i went to a pet store and bought...
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    quick electricity cosst question

    does anyone no the rough pricing to opperate a 600w hps grow light for several months on 24 hours a day? is it minimal or can it get expensive
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    what are the chances....

    that i can get a plant to grow in california starting in december...average temp during the day is still around 70 with average sunlight accept the sun sets around 6... at night temperature drops around 40-45 degrees... i was considering putting the seed inside a half two liter bottle for...
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    simple question if ne1 could help

    so my first plant which was grown in my science class has sadly wilted and died...most likely due to lack of sun once moved to my house... so im starting over with 7 seeds trying to do the best i can...for germination is sunligh neccessary??
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