Organic Shiitake Mushroom Growing Kit
Our most popular mushroom growing kit. Grow your own edible organic shiitake mushrooms for all your Chinese and Japanese dishes. Complete kit includes spore infused grow medium, humidity tent & instructions. Certified Organic.
Organic Shiitake Mushroom Grow Kit
- Our Most Popular Mushroom Kit
- USDA Organic
- Fun Hobby
- Healthy & Delicious
- Complete Instructions Included
- Produces up to 3 pounds of shiitakes
Grow Organic Shiitake Mushrooms for Japanese & Chinese dishes! The excellent taste and nutrition of Shiitake mushrooms make them extremely popular. Dried or pickled shiitake mushrooms are good for cooking. Harvest the mushrooms every two weeks over a sixteen week period. Shiitakes grow well in a wide temperature range from 50 to 80 degrees F, making them among the easiest to grow. Certified Organic! The Shiitake Mushroom Patch will produce 2-3 pounds of fresh mushrooms over a 12-16 week period, in crops that will spring forth in approximately two week intervals. The Shiitake Mushroom Patch™ includes detailed instructions and a substrate of mycelium infused woodchips and sawdust made from hardwoods.
Each Kit contains:
- Sterilized and enriched sawdust growing medium
- Chinese strain of Shiitake (Lentinula edodes) mushroom spawn
- Humidity dome tent
- Easy to follow grow & harvest instructions
Popular Recipes that use Shiitake Mushrooms:
Miso Soup, Mushroom Gravy and Sauces, Stir Frys of all kinds, Budda's Delight, Mushroom soups, rice dishes and much more.
How long does this mushroom kit last?
After the sixteen week initial fruiting period, the shiitake mushroom kit can be extended by cultivating the sawdust grow medium outdoors onto hardwood logs outdoors. In this way you can continue to enjoy shiitakes for many subsequent fruitings.
Please note if you are giving the mushroom patch as a gift:
You can hold the shiitake mushroom patch kit for about a month before the mycelium spores begin to expire. Be sure the kit is activated within thirty days of receipt. Especially important if giving as a gift.