Blue Oyster Mushroom Plugs – Gourmet Mushrooms
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Blue Oyster Mushroom Plugs

$21.95$33.95

Fairly Easy to Cultivate
Temperature requirements for fruiting ranges between 55 to 75 degrees F

GMHP offers plug spawn of  hardy gourmet and medicinal mushroom species: These sterilized birch plugs are grooved and fully colonized by pure mushroom mycelium, and are available in packages of approximately 100 or 300 dowels (Shiitake Plug Spawn is also available in packages of approximately 100, 300, and 1000 dowels). These Plug Spawn comes complete with user-friendly instructions.  All strains grow & fruit  in a wide range of climates.
Plugs may be refrigerated for up to 6 months before use. Approximately 100 plugs are needed to inoculate 3 logs 4 – 6 inches in diameter and 3 to 4 feet in length.
The best times for cutting the logs are either in the winter months for spring inoculation or after July 15 for mid-summer or fall inoculation

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Blue Oyster Mushroom Plugs for Logs & Stumps.

Oyster Mushrooms Reported Health Benefits: The Oyster mushroom has a firm texture when cooked and a meaty or oyster-like flavor which will add both texture and zest to most sauces or dishes. Oyster mushrooms are best known medically for their cardiovascular and cholesterol-controlling benefits. Oyster mushrooms contain mevinolin and related compounds which are potent competitive inhibitors of HMG CoA reductase (3-hydroxy-3-methyl-glutaryl coenzyme A reductuctase), the major rate limiting enzyme in cholesterol biosynthesis. In addition, they have been shown to have activity in the following:

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Blue Oyster Mushroom Plugs

Blue Oyster Plugs – 100 ea, Blue Oyster Plugs – 300 ea