The Q&A Archives: Do Incandescent Lights Help Grow Green Beans?

Question: Do green beans grow indoors when you use incandesent lighting ?

Answer: The light provided by incandescent bulbs can be used to help supplement winter daylight when growing houseplants, but it is really not sufficient to grow healthy, productive bean plants using that alone. These plants grow best in full sun outdoors so ideally you would use a combination of metal halide and sodium HID (high intensity discharge) lamps.

« Click to go to the homepage

» Ask a question of your own

Q&A Library Searching Tips

  • When singular and plural spellings differ, as in peony and peonies, try both.
  • Search terms are not case sensitive.

Today's site banner is by Paul2032 and is called "Coreopsis"