Ganoderma lucidum, known as the Reishi mushroom by the Japanese and Ling Chi (Lingzhi) mushroom by the Chinese, has long been sought after for its beneficial properties. Grow your Reishi mushroom in a temperature range of 70 to 80 degrees F for best results. The complete Reishi growing kit includes a mycelium infused growing substrate and illustrated step by step instructions.
Ling Chi is perhaps the most well renowned of all the medicinal fungi, represented in Asian art for thousands of years. These mushrooms are traditionally associated with many healthful properties, Western studies are increasingly authenticating what Eastern cultures have known for thousands of years—that this mushroom stimulates the body's immune system. Mature mushrooms are best when crushed and added to teas. Most people enjoy the distinctive flavor.