Examination of thyme leaves grown under different spectra


  • Adam Mazikowski Department of Metrology and Optoelectronics, Faculty of Electronics, Telecommunications and Informatics, Gdańsk University of Technology, Narutowicza Street 11/12, 80-233 Gdańsk, Poland
  • Mateusz Feldzensztajn http://orcid.org/0000-0002-4085-1905




Nowadays artificial light is often used in horticulture. Proper light composition may have significant impact on plant properties, important from the consumer's point of view. Based on experimental cultivation of thyme, examination of thyme leaves grown under different spectra was performed. Transmissive spectra, colorimetric properties, dry mass yield as well as biometrical properties (shape of leaves) were determined. Attention to the issues of energy efficacy of light sources was also paid.

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How to Cite

A. Mazikowski and M. Feldzensztajn, “Examination of thyme leaves grown under different spectra”, Photonics Lett. Pol., vol. 15, no. 2, pp. 21–23, Jul. 2023.