Dense White or Agaricus bitorquis. This is one of my favorites mushrooms for the shear size and durability of the mushroom. Its flavor is similar to that of the white button mushroom, but it will not cook down as much and is a little chewier. It is a denser solid mushroom. It often can attain extremely large sizes, 5-8 inches in diameter and the caps can get to be two inches thick. The average size is 3-5 inches. This is a truly white mushroom and is resistant many mushroom viruses. It will grow at cool temperatures and in warm temperatures. Its fruiting range is between 55-80 degrees F. For a while it was grown as a commercial mushroom, but later gave way to A. bisporus, the current white button mushroom. No matter what they are called they taste great. The kit is complete
all you add is water. Kits are time sensitive and should be started
within 10-21 days after there start date. Start dates can be delayed if
the kit is refrigerated. These mushrooms are grown on pasteurized
compost and do not smell.
Best Temperature for Growing: 65 - 72 degrees Fahrenheit
Shipping Weight: 12lbs. / Grows up to 4 lbs. of mushrooms total.
Double Boxing Available! Nondescript packaging: Add $3.00 per kit. Choose "Plus Double Box" in the drop-down option below. Your order will be placed in a second plain brown box so the recipient will not know what is being delivered. This feature can also help mushroom kits survive shipping during harsh, cold weather.
Choose "Plus Double Box" in the drop-down option above to add Double Boxing.
Available from September 15 through April 15
Our products grow best in cooler months. It's too hot to ship and grow kits during the summer
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