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E. Vinje

Hi Rachael –

You probably don’t need to install grow lights in order to cover the wall with vining plants. If you choose a low-light plant such as ivy or virginia creeper, you would be able to successfully obscure the concrete without even adding lights!

If you were going to install lights, you would need to be sure that they were protected from the elements. You would just need simple 120 volt outlets to supply the power. For a 20 ft long wall, you would probably want to use 5 or so fluorescent t5 light panels. They can daisy chain together, so you would only need one outlet!

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Hope it helps!