grow tents

What is a Grow Tent and How Does it Work

Simply put, a grow tent is a tent in which plants grow. One can grow any plant they wish from vegetables to cannabis. With a grow tent farming is made more versatile and cost effective. What is more? The plants will grow regardless of the weather conditions out there. The temperatures and moisture levels are controlled within the tent. This means you can grow crops all year round. All you have to do is place the tent in a spare room, set it up and start growing. It comes equipped with all the equipment that is required to ensure proper growth.

Basically, a grow tent is made up of a rigid frame covered with a fabric. The frame is usually made from a sturdy material that does not break easily. This is what is placed first and then covered using the fabric. This fabric is usually made up of sturdy canvas that has a reflective inner surface that ensures the light is not lost to the outside. The fabric has several openings including the main opening and other apertures used for electrical access and ventilation among other uses. The main opening usually comes with a zipper which should be kept closed at all times to avoid interference from the outside environment. Inside the tent are lights that provide warmth, fans for ventilation and filters for odor control. How do all these components of a grow tent work to ensure proper growth of the plants?

Plants require warmth, moisture and carbon dioxide for optimum growth. These are provided in the grow tent. You may opt for the conventional planting methods of hydroponics where water is used as the medium of growth. If soil is used, an irrigation system needs to be put in place. Drip irrigation is the most suitable method. This system will provide the needed moisture and the soil provides the nutrients needed. As for the lighting, grow tents come with LED or other kinds of lighting that are installed in the tent. These provide the needed warmth so that plants can grow optimally. This warmth is needed for the growth of the plants as well as bringing forth yield.

Since a grow tent is an enclosed place, it is likely that the air can get stuffy and a bad odor emanate from the place. To solve this, the tents are equipped with filters that absorb the odor and any fumes released by the plants or soil. To keep the air within the tent well-ventilated is the fan.

What a grow tent does is create a micro environment that is the haven of any plant wants to be in. all the right conditions are provided within the little space. You can get a tent of any size you wish depending on the number of plants you would like to grow within the space.

Why is using a grow tent better than any other method? It is private and since the plants are in an enclosed space they are protected from attacks by diseases and pests. You can start gardening at any time without being limited by the climate.

This website lists several grow tents available for sale. You can choose your desired grow tent and start gardening as soon as possible. Don’t forget that each grow tent has anywhere between 10% to 60% off on prices. Grab this opportunity while offers last.