Italian Oyster Mushroom


Italian Oyster Mushroom

Pleurotus pulmonarius Ships on our regular schedule, between about March 30 and April 23. Clusters of tender brown caps with thick white stems. Considered to be one of the finest culinary oyster mushrooms. Also considered to be medicinal with cardiovascular and cholesterol-controlling benefits. Grows well on many different hardwood species including oak, maple and poplar.

Plug Spawn are small wooden dowels colonized by mushroom mycelium, available in bags of 100 or 500.
Sawdust Spawn is hardwood sawdust colonized by mushroom mycelium; bag contains 5½ lbs.
Plug Kit contains 100 plugs, wax, dauber, 5⁄16" drill bit, instructions.

661 Italian Oyster
Item Discounted
L661A: 100 plugs, 100 for $15.00
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L661B: 500 plugs, 500 for $32.00
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661C: Sawdust spawn, 1 for $20.00
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L661D: Plug kit, 1 for $25.00
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Additional Information


For more info:
About Mushrooms
Download a PDF with planting instructions.