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Shiitake Mushroom Grow Kit

Shiitake Mushroom Grow Kit

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Start your Mycology Cultivation Journey with this ready to grow mushroom cultivation kit.

Kit Contains:

  • Steralised High Nutrient Grain for Grain Spawn
  • Steralised High Nutrient Mushroom Fruiting Substrate
  • Sterile Mushroom Grow Bag
  • Nitrile Powder Free Gloves
  • Mushroom Cultivation Guide
  • High Growth Mycelium Liquid Culture Syringe (10ml)


Dive into the world of gourmet mushroom cultivation with our Shiitake Mushroom Grow Kit, specifically assembled for culinary enthusiasts and emerging mycologists in the UK. This comprehensive kit equips you with everything needed to cultivate Lentinula edodes, the esteemed Shiitake mushroom, known for its distinctive flavors and nutritional advantages.

Optimal Growth Conditions:

Temperature: Best results at 23-26°C (73-78°F) to foster healthy Shiitake development.

Humidity: Essential levels of 85-90% are crucial for the proper formation of fruiting bodies.

Cultivation Period: Anticipate visible mycelial growth within 14-21 days, laying the groundwork for your cultivation journey.

Harvest Time: Typically begins 6-12 weeks after inoculation, dependent on cultivation conditions.

Product Highlights:

Strain: Shiitake Mushroom (Lentinula edodes), known for its steady growth and culinary appeal.

Yield Potential: High, achievable through diligent adherence to provided cultivation instructions and environmental settings.

Substrate: Includes an optimized hardwood substrate, facilitating ideal Shiitake growth conditions.

Light Requirements: Low to moderate lighting supports growth without exposing mushrooms to harsh direct sunlight.

Kit Features:

Ready-to-Grow: All-inclusive kit with every component necessary for starting cultivation right away.

Sterilized for Safety: Ensures a contamination-free environment for the sensitive growth stages of Shiitake mushrooms.

Tailored for Shiitake: Substrate and conditions are fine-tuned specifically for Shiitake cultivation, maximizing growth potential.

User-Friendly: Equipped with comprehensive instructions, making the kit accessible for intermediate-level cultivators.

Culinary and Health Advantages:

Embrace the opportunity to grow fresh Shiitake mushrooms, enhancing your culinary creations with their rich umami flavor while exploring their potential health benefits.

Ideal For:

Individuals looking to deepen their culinary experiences and knowledge of mycology by growing and incorporating fresh Shiitake mushrooms into their diet.

Get Started:

Launch your gourmet cultivation journey with our Shiitake Mushroom Grow Kit. Select the appropriate kit for your needs and begin the rewarding process of cultivating Shiitake mushrooms, celebrated for their depth of flavor and nutritional value.

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Quality Assurance

Our commitment to quality is unwavering. Each mushroom is cultivated under strict conditions to ensure purity and vitality. Our rigorous quality control processes guarantee that our customers receive only the best, healthiest specimens, ensuring successful cultivation or study.

Premium Mushroom Genetics

We pride ourselves on offering premium mushroom genetics, sourced from the finest specimens. Our breeding programs focus on genetic diversity and strength, resulting in mushrooms that are not only resilient but also high-yielding. This dedication to genetic excellence sets us apart and provides our customers with an unparalleled growing experience.

Wide Range of Species

Our collection boasts an extensive variety of mushroom species, from the common to the rare and exotic. This diversity ensures that both beginners and seasoned mycologists can find exactly what they're looking for, whether it's for culinary, medicinal, or research purposes. Our wide range caters to all interests and needs, providing a one-stop shop for all things mycology.

Fast and Secure Shipping

Understanding the importance of timely delivery, especially for live cultures, we offer fast postage options to our customers. Our efficient dispatch system ensures that your order reaches you in optimal condition, ready for cultivation or use. This commitment to fast and reliable shipping minimizes wait times and enhances customer satisfaction.