• Garden / greenhouse light meter recommendation needed

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  • I need a light meter for gardening in our yard and, eventually, in a small greenhouse.

    Ideally, I'd like to know the number of hours of light a specific area gets each day, although full sun / partial shade etc. readings that can be converted are also acceptable. Looking for something durable and for recommendations from folks who have used a specific model successfully for at least a few growing seasons. Bonus points if readings can be downloaded for reference.

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    Question by crowhill
    02/17/2015

Lee Valley sells what they call a sunlight calculator that sounds like what you’re after.  They ship everywhere.

http://www.leevalley.com/en/garden/page.aspx?p=56088&cat=2,2200,33263,56088

Answer by milobloom
02/22/2015
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