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Haveyoueverwonderedwhatwouldhappenifplantswereexposedtoadifferentcolorlight sourcethannaturalsunlight?Allplantsneedsunlightandthesunsnaturallightisthenodoutthe bestforanyplant,butwhatifplantswereexposedtoonlyonecoloroflight?Certianlightcolors effectcertiantypesofplantsandhowtheygrow. Certaintypesofcolorsaidincertaintypesofplantgrowth.Threemajorcolorscanbe broadlyclasifiedfromthelightspectrumasthethreeavarageormostseen.Thosecolorsare blue,green,andred.Theyhavebeenchosenbecausebluelighthasthehighestlightwave frequencyandredhasthelowest.Theyfoundthatbluelighthelpsoraidsinvegetativegrowth, redlightaidedinfruitingorflowering.Anexampleifoundisbluelightmadepetuniasgrowtall,but notfloweraswellanditmadetomatoesshortandstubby.Redlightmadepetuniasgrowshort butflowergreatandtheymadethetomatoesgrowaveragesize.Thisevidenceshowsthat certianlightcolorseffectaplantdifferantlydependingonthetypeoflightorplant. Thereisareasonwhycertiancolorsaredifferent.Differentcolorsoflighthaveastrounger effectonplantsthanothercolors.Redandbluelightshavethemosteffectbecauseofthe certianamountofwavelengthsthattheycarry.

Greenhastheleastbecausegreenreflectsmost ofthelightoffoftheplantleaves. Visiblelightisnottheonlylightthatcaneffectplantgrowth.Thereareinvisiblelightsthat alsoeffectplantgrowth.LightssuchasUVandinfaredlightsthatarenotvisibletothenaked eyecanalsoeffectplantgrowth.Thisisverysignificanttothemainpointbecauseevenifyou areusingacertiancolor,youmayalsobeaddingcolorsortypesoflightsthatyoumaynotknow about.Thisvariablewouldbekeyinidentifyingwhatlightisbestforplantgrowth. Theoverallviewisthatplantgrowthiseffectedbycoloroflight.Notonlycolorlightsbut invisiblelightstoo.Thereisnodoutthatthesunsnaturallightisthebestforanyplant,butthere arecertianlightcolorsthatmayhelpcertianplantgrowthevenmorthannaturalsunlight.