Pleurotus eryngii (also known as king trumpet mushroom, French horn mushroom, king oyster mushroom, boletus of the steppes, trumpet royale) is an edible mushroom native to Mediterranean regions of Europe, the Middle East, and North Africa, but also grown in parts of Asia.
This mushroom has been valued as a medicinal treatment since 220 B.C. in China. Reishi Fruits in between 65 and 80 F. Reishi Can be grown on sterilized hardwood sawdust supplemented with bran. It also fruits well when colonized wood plugs are placed into hardwood logs. The medicinal benefits are extensive. The extract from this fungus are toxic to tumor cells, and is used as an anti-inflammatory, and an immune system enhancer.$15.00
A very delicious and beneficial mushrooms through-out the world. The Elm Oyster mushroom. The Elm Oyster mushroom known medically for their cardiovascular and cholesterol-controlling benefits. Easy growing and very fast fruiter!
This mushroom fruits between 60-75 F. It is an aggressive colonizer and fruits well on pasteurized chopped wheat straw, on newspaper, or on hardwood logs and stumps. The flavor is reminiscent of shellfish or crab, and this fungus mixes wonderfully in a stir fry, risotto, or in tossed in pasta. Consumption of this and other Oyster mushrooms produce Lovastatin, which decreases cholesterol.$15.00