Aspen Oyster (Pleurotus populinus)
Grow your own edible and medicinal Aspen Oyster mushrooms with liquid culture syringes!
Widely distributed in northern and montane North America, the Aspen oyster is named after the tree it is typically found on, the quaking aspen. It is an edible mushroom with a mild taste. It is known to be high in protein & fibre, iron, zinc, potassium, phosphorus & selenium, calcium, folic acid, vitamins B1, B3, B5 & B12, vitamin C & vitamin D. What a list!
1. Cholesterol lowering* 2. Antioxidant* 3. Anti-cancer*
Pleurotus populinus grows in shelf like clusters on dead and living wood of populus species, causing white rot. The color ranges from ivory white to pinkish buff to orange-grey. It will grow in the spring, summer and fall and enjoys a reputation of being easy to grow. Being that it is incredibly nutritious and has been shown to have medicinal benefits, the Aspen Oyster is a great mushroom to add to your collection.
OutGrow® is proud to present a full line of edible and medicinal mushroom cultures. Economically priced so that everyone can enjoy the wonderful hobby and benefits of mushroom cultivation. Our cultures are made by experts and are 100% clean and viable.
The liquid culture syringes are between 10 and 12cc and are ready to inject to your substrate of choice such as sterilized rye berries.
*This statement has not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.