For indoor planting, lighting is an essential energy source for photosynthesis, and more and more people choose to invest LED plant lighting systems. There are various LED lights like incandescent lamps, fluorescent lamps in the market. But only LED plant lights to have the overwhelming advantages that traditional supplemental lights do not have, and will certainly become the first choice for commercial growing such as vertical farms and greenhouses.
Because the lighting that plants need for photosynthesis is different from the light we use for everyday lighting. Photosynthesis is the process by which plants use the sun's light energy to assimilate carbon dioxide (CO2) and water (H2O) to make organic matter and release oxygen.
First, let’s look at how different spectrums affect the growth of plants.