The Jungle - The Mantis UV LED Grow Light Indoor 25W
The mantis is a supplemental growlight produced to improve resin production, increasing strength, avoid pests and enhance cannabinoid and terpene production in flowers.
The Mantis is a UV LED fixture got combining 365nm + 405nm unique in market, so you can give your plants the amount of daily UltraViolet light needed to improve yields to the max.
The Mantis by Grow The Jungle has a power consumption of only 25w, and thanks to the high quality of Seoul Viosys LEDs offers a longer lifespan and high performance.
Benefits of LED UV light of The mantis
UltraViolet lights (UV) have demonstrated to get a positive effect in growth, so your plants will benefit in the following ways:
UV light against insect pests
Ultraviolet light has been proved to work as a powerful solution against insect pests and mold. In case of insects UV light produced by The Mantis increases the glycosides production (toxic substance for some insects), what will force them to leave the area in a natural way.
Ultraviolet light to prevent and remove mold
Ultraviolet light produce by The Mantis alters DNA of living beings, and harms DNA of fungi preventing them from breeding and propagation. The use of The Mantis in your garden reduces the chance of mold appearance like mildiew or botrytis.
Improves the taste and flavor of plants
UV light has a double effect in plants. Physical and chemical. While chemical effect increases production of solar protectors that prevent plants from radiation, the physical effect reacts increasing the trichome production of plants.
Due the trichome increase, the daily exposure to UV of The Mantis improves taste and smell of flowers, besifes the resin quantity.
Coverage of The Mantis UV LED fixture
The Mantis has a total size of 60 x 10 cm, enough to cover intensely a growing area of 1m2.
¿How to use The Mantis? UltraViolet light exposed
It is important to remember that Ultraviolet light has some huge benefits when used in garden, even though it has to be used with certain limits if you don't want the benefits turn to harms.
Switch on The Mantis a maximum of 4 hours per day in flowering stage (last 4 weeks of bloom) to get optimal results. Our advise is to split those 4 hours along the 12 hours of light, but you can program it to work the 4 hours continuous at the sunrise, after 6 hours or the last 4 hours before sunset.
Never look directly to The Mantis when the LED UV light is on. Ultraviolet radiation is very harmful to your eyes and skin.
Spectrum and consumption of The Mantis LED light
As we already explaneyd, The Mantis is an LED fixture thate mits UV light, thanks to its diodes 365nm + 405nm.
The power consumption of The Mantis is 25, so it's almost negligible.
Characteristics of The Mantis by Grow The Jungle
Type: LED fixture.
Size: 590 x 93 x 80 mm.
Color temperature: 365nm + 405nm.
Opening angle: 120º.
PAR: 16,795 µmol/sec.
Fixture efficiency: 0,583 µmol/J.
LED model: Seoul Viosys.
Driver: Tridonic / Philips / Helvar
Function: LED UV to increase resin production, taste and smell.