Thursday, April 17, 2008

Final Mushroom Update

Things got hectic towards the end of the quarter, but I just wanted to show you the last few mushrooms we harvested in my edible mushroom cultivation class.

Pleurotus djamor - The pink Oyster mushroom:


. . . in the incubator . . .




. . . ready for harvesting . . .

Lentinula edodes - Shiitake:


. . . our mushroom, "browned in the bag" . . .


. . . in the incubator . . .


. . . ready for harvest . . .

Coprinus sp. - Lion's Mane mushroom:


. . . in the incubator . . .


. . . ready for harvest . . . (so cool looking!)


. . . harvested! . . .

1 comment:

Nicole said...

Ok-- that's awesome . . . and also kind of creepy. My connotations with the word fungus definitely stand up.