Light (HTW Tip)
To make sure your newly planted seeds receive enough light, there are a few things you can do. You can use fluorescent shop lights. Even better, if you have the resources available to construct a greenhouse or cold frame, your plants will receive natural sunlight. You can also start your seeds indoors in a window. However, Ms. Maruskin explained, “natural light from the average Kentucky kitchen window in March does not COMPLETELY satisfy the light requirements of tomato plants.” Incandescent light bulbs will not work. These light bulbs are typically found in lamps/lights.
Make sure to turn off the lights at night so they plants will have a period of rest. If you leave the lights on 24/7, the plants become confused and end up performing worse than if you would’ve given them a little rest at night.