Shiitake (Lentinula edodes)

$17.99

Shiitake, or Lentinula edodes, are the most popular mushrooms in the world. Native to the warm and moist climates of East Asia, these mushrooms are cultivated and enjoyed around the world.

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Shiitake, or Lentinula edodes, are the most popular mushrooms in the world. Native to the warm and moist climates of East Asia, these mushrooms are cultivated and enjoyed around the world.

What’s Included
  • Generously filled 10cc liquid culture syringe
  • 1.5” 18 gauge sterile dispensing needle
  • Isopropyl alcohol swab(s)
  • Syringe Storage Guide
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It has been estimated that the origin of shiitake mushrooms can be traced to the cretaceous period, over one hundred million years ago!
Shiitake naturally grow in groups on the decaying wood of deciduous trees, particularly shii and other chinquapins, chestnut, oak, maple, beech, sweetgum, and poplar.
Shiitake, while delicious, provide fiber, B vitamins, minerals, polysaccharides, terpenoids, sterols, lipids, beta-glucans, and many of the same amino acids found in meats. The have been found to aid in heart health, boost the immune system, contain anti-cancer properties, and promising antifungal, antibacterial, and antiviral effects. Often considered as the fifth taste among sweet, sour, bitter and salty, Shiitake is used in many culinary recipes and nutritional supplements.*
Shiitake gourmet mushrooms are suitable for quite advanced, to almost experimental growing. Our Shiitake gourmet liquid culture syringes are guaranteed to be free of contamination and contain healthy live mycelium.. *These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Always consult with a physician or health care professional before taking any dietary, nutritional, herbal, or homeopathic supplement. We use HEPA air filtration to maintain a positively pressurized “clean room” environment. All spore syringe production takes place in our clean-room laboratories in front of laminar flow hoods, using laboratory-grade borosilicate glassware, surgical steel tools, and medical-grade syringes and tip caps. Our equipment, tools, and work surfaces are kept clean using both UVC and autoclave sterilization.

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Shiitake (Lentinula edodes)

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Shiitake, or Lentinula edodes, are the most popular mushrooms in the world. Native to the warm and moist climates of East Asia, these mushrooms are cultivated and enjoyed around the world.

Availability: In stock

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