We would be remiss if we did not point out that the inexpensive utitlity fluorescent shop light at Home Depot or Lowes will work in starting seeds. What we show below are improvements over that basic approach.
Agrosun™ Fluorescent Light Bulbs
SIMPLY THE BEST FULL SPECTRUM FLUORESCENT
Get natural look and growth with a fluorescent that matches 93% of the sun's spectrum. Favored by African Violet and other flower enthusiasts. Each 48" tube puts out 2,450 lumens. Available in 24" or 48" sizes.
To find a retailer offering this product go to www.hydrofarm.com
The Power-Gro™ is a spectrum-balanced, self-ballasted high intensity 150-watt grow bulb that delivers plenty of light for light-loving orchids, ornamentals, tropicals, flowers and more. Simply screw it into any ceramic socketed floodlight-type fixture and get growing!
Three times as powerful as ordinary incandescent grow lights
Full spectrum light for all plants
150 watts — 8000 hour life
Efficient built-in reflector
Puts out over 3000 lumens
One year guarantee
To determine a retail source for this product go to www.hydrofarm.com