The success of indoor cultivation in a house or apartment is based upon a simple principle: reproducing the conditions of the outdoors indoors. The benefit of using propagation tents as part of hydroponics is that the cultivator has precise control of the parameters needed for a plant to develop, reproduce, fruit and flower; without the need for significant construction and the threat of external influences (such as weather and pests).
Hytec supply a vast range of styles and sizes from many suppliers to meet most needs from stock! You will find below, a selection of the best grow tents on the market - including BudBox tents, Gorilla Grow tents and Secret Jardin grow tents.
The temperature should be kept between 20°C and 25°C. The hygrometry rate (humidity level) should be around 90% inside the propagation tents. The use of fans is not yet necessary at this stage of cultivation. For lighting use a cold light (blue) CFL, neon or LED Lighting.
The temperature should be kept between 20°C and 25°C during the day and 18°C at night, with a hygrometry rate between 60 and 80%. For lighting, a double 110 Watt compact fluorescent T5 Tube is sufficient, unless you opt for HPS bulbs, Energy Saving CFLs or 315W CMD Lighting.
It is necessary to have at least 1m of height for the growth phase of your plants. You can add Inline Fans such as revolution silence ec fans to prevent the heat of the lamp from reaching the plant.
The temperature should be maintained between 25°C and 27°C during the day and 18°C at night, with a hygrometry level between 40 and 70%. It is crucial at this point in cultivation to have fans to prevent the heat of the lamp from damaging the plant, but you can also increase the extraction power via the use of Air Conditioning extractors.
For a space of 1m², a lamp of 400 Watts is sufficient. It takes two meters to develop beautiful plants but also to maintain a constant temperature in your area.
It will be necessary to equip an extractor equipped with a variation Fan Controller to adjust its speed according to the ideal temperature, Activated Carbon Filter Kits (to reduce odours) and a Thermo-Hygrometer to gain accurate readings and set time-frames.
The Grow Tent must be completely sealed to the outside light. Check the capacity of your electrical system to support all the equipment in your indoor garden and ensure all plugs and electrical connections are placed high, protected from splashing water.
The ideal is to have a 2m height for the flowering phase of your plants.
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