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  • 16th October 2013

    Buying a New Ballast

    Buying a ballast? Watch out for cheap but not-so-cheerful products Buying a decent ballast isn’t always an easy choice to make. The horticultural market is full of options, and practically every ballast, no matter how cheap or expensive, claims to provide “maximum output” for your grow plants.


  • 14th October 2013

    Bringing Relaxation to Brisfest

    Festivals are known for being pretty hectic so we decided to bring a bit of peace and tranquillity to this year’s Brisfest with the Green’s Horticultural Garden. After all, nothing provides a retreat from festival antics like a nice slice of nature. Our expert gardener Mat kindly donated his beautiful plants to please the eyes of festival attendees, amongst which were some of his finest bamboo and chilli plants, which all went on display in our dedicated horticultural tent.


  • 20th August 2013

    LED Grow Lights

    LED (light emitting diode) grow lights have recently flooded the market and many growers are now looking at the technology that promises less energy consumption and less heat, in an easy space-saving solution. Originally they were far too weak to be used for growing purposes, despite the over the top claims made by the Chinese manufacturers. However recent developments in technology have drastically amplified the power of the lights to the point where they can now be used to grow plants.


  • 10th June 2013

    Hydroponics Lights

    Grow lights are an absolute necessity if you want to grow plants indoors. They are needed to provide plants with the light energy they would usually get from the sun. Light is food and nourishment for plants, so carefully selecting the right grow light to do the job is one of the most important aspects of creating a successful set-up.




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