First of all, mushroom growing kit helps you to grow around 500-800 grams of fresh mushrooms, right at your home. Within few weeks, you will see a flourishing mushroom growth in the comforts of your home. To grow mushrooms, you don’t need big space or some special equipments but all you need is patience.
Mushroom growing kit helps you to grow around 500-800 grams of fresh mushrooms, right at your home. Within few weeks, you will see a flourishing mushroom growth in the comforts of your home. To grow mushrooms, you don’t need big space or some special equipments but all you need is patience. The kit generally includes substrate with active mycelium, grow bag, paperclip, ziplock bag and instructions for further assistance. Some kits may also be equipped with humidity tent. All the kits are certified as organic; if you don’t find this label on any kit then don’t purchase that kit.
Different types of mushroom growing kits available:
• Psilocybe Cubensis B+ growing kit
It is the most sought after magic mushroom strain, which grows within 3 weeks. This growing kit has the power of producing multiple harvests, yielding up to 600 grams. The fruits over here can extend to a size of 30 cm. the kit basically consists spore-inoculated substrate.
• Golden Teacher growing kit
This type of magic mushroom is widely popular for its spiritual properties. It will help you go to a better world. From late 1980’s, this species started to grow but at that time, the actual origin was unknown. The caps that are grown, are golden in colour, hence the name golden teacher. To grow this mushroom in your home successfully, you need a bit of water and some patience and nothing else.
• Mexican growing kit
The most famous, worldwide popular and commonly used magic mushroom is Mexican mushroom. Once upon a time, the primitive tribes of South America discovered this mushroom and named it ‘flesh of the gods’. Newbies are in favour of it because of its easy-to-grow feature and light effect. This kit specializes in producing adequate quantities of mushrooms.
• McKennaii Magic mushroom growing kit
This mushroom growing kit is known to be a stronger strain of mushroom and thus mainly grown for consumption of experienced ones.
• Hawaiian mushroom growing kit
This species of mushroom is a fast-growing range, bearing big fruits and bulgy flushes. But don’t confuse Hawaiian cubensis with Hawaiian copelandia. Copelandia is a different genre of mushrooms, so completely different from the former. The tips of the Hawaiian grows wide and bell shapes, mainly light brown in colour.
• Koh Samui growing kit
It was discovered by John Allen, the famous mycologist, during his trip to Thailand. The fruits that are produced here are relatively shorter but come with fleshy stem and large voluptuous caps. It has the ability to yield around 800 grams of fresh mushrooms.
What is a mushroom grow bag?
Non-filtered grow bags are used extensively in various parts of Asia and Europe, as they are easily available and not too costly, as compared to filtered bags. These bags are filled with wet growing medium of mixed grain and saw dust to autoclave and then cooled down.