Arkiver: FAQs

I would like the light to start/stop at different times

We recommend 14 hours of light per day for your herbs to be happy, but if you’d like to change the timer to reflect your lifestyle more, this is how to. Change when the light starts Press the [UP] button. The display should show “1 ON” and “08.00”. This is the time at which the […]

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Does the light change between summer/winter time?

No, Kurt does not change automatically between summer/winter times as it doesn’t bother the plants. If you would rather change it for your convenience and your daily routine, you can do so easily. Press both [MANUAL] and [SET] buttons simultaneously. If the display shows an “S”, the clock is shifted to summer time. If not, […]

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My light doesn’t turn off automatically

When Kurt is plugged in, the light is set to start automatically and be turned on at 8.00 and turned off at 22.00. If it doesn’t turn off as planned, try pressing the button [MANUAL] on the timer until the display shows “OFF”. Press the [MANUAL] button once again until the display shows “AUTO”. Your […]

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My light doesn’t turn on automatically

When Kurt is plugged in, the light is set to start automatically and be turned on at 8.00 and turned off at 22.00. If it doesn’t turn on as planned, try pressing the [MANUAL] button on the timer until the display shows “ON”. Press the [MANUAL] button once again until the display shows “AUTO”. Your […]

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How do I plant new herbs?

You empty out the cup from the old plant. You take out the old cotton string from within the cup and pull it out. You wash the cup with normal soap and dry. Place the new cotton string in the cup by passing through the strings of cotton so the knot is inside the cup. […]

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How do I water Kurt?

Fill the ceramic reservoir with water until the floater comes up. You will see the floater change color from wood to dark brown. In 3-4 weeks the floater will sink down and it’s time to refill with water. You should not water the herbs directly, the herbs get all water they need through the wick […]

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