The name “460” references the area of the light spectrum produced by this lamp. The PowerVEG 460 Fluorescent grow light helps indoor gardeners bridge the gap between the vegetative and flowering stages. With the PowerVEG 460, your plants’ responses are at their fullest at all times, leading to stronger root growth, compact plants, and extremely short intermodal spacing. Here are some other benefits of the PowerVEG 460:
Here are some other benefits of the PowerVEG 460:
- Chlorophyll B is absorbed strongly at 460 nm
- Stomatal opening (feeding tube of plant) is 10 times greater than red light
- Carotenoids absorb light at a high rate at 460 nm (Protects the plant from free radicals)
Spectrum Combinations for Your Plants
The PowerVEG 460 is just one member of the PowerVEG family. For best results, combine the PowerVEG 460 with the FS+UV, 420, 633 and 660 grow lamps and create your own custom spectrum for your garden.
Each PowerVEG grow lamp produces a different light spectrum for your plants. Growers can customize their own light spectrums with various combinations or they can use one of the suggested formulas. EYE HORTILUX has recommendations for 8-lamp and 4-lamp fixtures to produce the best results for your plants in the vegetative, flowering and start-to-finish set ups.
To produce the VEG spectrum, select the corresponding base colors and install lamps as shown in your 8-lamp or 4-lamp fixture. The suggested VEG formula produces a large amount of blue light spectrum to enhance the vegetative growth cycle. The combination of the FS+UV, 420 & 460 provides the most vegetative focused light spectrum on the market.
NOTE: View suggested formulas above in the image section of this product page.
- Optimal Growth – 8-9 months
- Average Growth – 10-11 months
- Maintenance Growth – 11-12 months
- Based on 18 hour burn time per day.
- Tech Specs
Brand Eye Hortilux SKU HGC901687 Weight (lb.) 0.1 Prop 65 No Length (in.) 22.5 Width (in.) 0.8 Height (in.) 0.8 Warranty 1 Year UPC 639125824606 Lead Time Due to social distancing requirements, this item ships in 7-10 business days UL Listed No Lighting Type Fluorescent Tube Exact Watts 24 Watts