Pearl Sawgill (Lentinus concavus) Liquid Culture Syringe
Ever heard of the Pearl Sawgill? Scientifically known as Lentinus concavus, this fascinating mushroom is now available in a 10cc liquid culture syringe, packed with living mushroom mycelium suspended in a nutrient-rich broth.
A Glimpse into the World of Pearl Sawgill
The world of fungi is vast and diverse, with each species having its unique characteristics. The Pearl Sawgill belongs to the Kingdom Fungi, Phylum Basidiomycota, Class Agaricomycetes, Order Polyporales, Family Lentinaceae, Genus Lentinus, and Species concavus. Quite a mouthful, isn't it? But for mushroom enthusiasts like us, every bit of this taxonomy is a step deeper into understanding this fascinating organism.
Taxonomy of the Pearl Sawgill (Lentinus concavus)
- Kingdom: Fungi
- Phylum: Basidiomycota
- Class: Agaricomycetes
- Order: Polyporales
- Family: Polyporaceae
- Genus: Lentinus
- Species: L. concavus
Natural Habitat & Growth Patterns
Imagine walking through a dense woodland, the air cool and slightly damp. This is where the Pearl Sawgill thrives. It prefers the woodland environment, especially during the cooler months when the humidity is just right. One of the unique aspects of its growth pattern is its interaction with other organisms, forming symbiotic relationships that benefit both parties.
Thinking of cultivating the Pearl Sawgill at home? Here's what you need to know. This mushroom prefers hardwood substrates, but it can also grow on straw or specific grains. The optimal temperature for mycelial growth is around 75°F, while fruiting occurs best at slightly cooler temperatures. A consistent humidity level is crucial, and regular fresh air exchange ensures healthy growth. And if you're looking for that trigger to induce fruiting, a slight drop in temperature combined with light exposure might just do the trick.
Edibility & Uses
While the Pearl Sawgill is a marvel in the world of mycology, it's essential to note that not all mushrooms are safe for consumption. Always ensure you're well-informed before deciding to consume any mushroom. And remember, when in doubt, it's better to be safe than sorry.
Why Choose Out-Grow's Liquid Cultures?
At Out-Grow, we're not just sellers; we're passionate mushroom cultivators. Our liquid cultures are crafted with care, ensuring that you get the best possible product. With our liquid cultures, you're not just buying a product; you're investing in quality, expertise, and passion.
Disclaimer: Always be cautious when consuming mushrooms. Ensure proper identification and be aware of the risks of consuming unidentified mushrooms. This product is not intended to treat or cure any disease.
Ready to dive into the world of mushroom cultivation? Add the Pearl Sawgill liquid culture to your cart now and embark on a rewarding journey!