Measuring Photosynthesis & Consumer Interpretation: PAR, Lumens, PPFD & DLI

Words and images by @SuperFunker. Part 1: PAR Photosynthesis is the photochemical process by which plants and other organisms use light to synthesize sugars from carbon dioxide and water. The spectral range of light that induces photosynthesis is called Photosynthetically Active Radiation (PAR). PAR is defined as visible light that…

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