REFLECTIVE MATERIALS: On Greenhouse Walls to Increase Light

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by Robert M. [Bert] Hamilton (Compiler)

Originally published in The Orchid Doctor in 1980 and 1988

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Aluminum foil, spectral aluminum, or spectral Mylar have been used; they do increase the amount of light available to the plants; white paint is also recommended; aluminum foil can act as a collector of electricity unless grounded. A64-786; RMH
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REFLECTIVE MATERIALS: Best for the Greenhouse Use reflective aluminum foil, available from distributors in a handy 16 inch width; or,paint the surfaces white. A80-960 0

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