Growing Arabidopsis in the Classroom

Shelving Unit with Growth Lights

Shelving units for growing Arabidopsis can be made fairly easily at a reasonably low cost. We have listed some supplies that can be easily purchased at your local building supply store.

Growing Arabidopsis



 Perfect Home™ Shelf 48”W x 18”D x 72”H


 Ballasts: Nine 4ft basic shop light

 Approx. $15 each

 Lights: Phillips™ 40W T12 4100K 48”

 Approx. $15 each or $120/30 pack

 Basic Power Strip


 Light Timer