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GROW YOUR                                                    (Grows from 50–80˚F)          ™               CHILD FRIENDLY

                                                               The Shiitake Mushroom Patch
 GOURMET                                          STAFF       (Lentinula edodes) is composed of a unique blend
                                                              Our Shiitake Mushroom Patch™
                                                              of sterilized, enriched sawdust fully colonized with
                                                              a select strain of this popular mushroom. Esteemed
                                                              for both its health-supporting properties and its
 MUSHROOMS                                                    culinary value, our newest generation of Shiitake kits   � �
                                                              are super-boosted to give the
                                                              most prolific harvests yet. Shiitake
                                                              mushrooms can be harvested at 2–4
                                                              week intervals up to 16 weeks.

                                                              LKLE           $ 26.00

                                                              Buy three for a special price!      Watch a video introduction to
              The Shiitake Mushroom Patch            ™        LKLE/3         $ 65.00              our Shiitake Mushroom Patch™

                                                               The Pearl Oyster Mushroom Patch   ™
 Pioppino Mushrooms                                            (Grows from 55–75 ˚F)                        CHILD FRIENDLY
                                                               Bouquets of Pearl Oyster mushrooms (Pleurotus
                                                  PAUL'S       ostreatus) will flourish within 2 weeks of arrival.
                                                   PICK        This kit produces a surprisingly abundant crop of
                                                               tasty mushrooms. After it has stopped producing   �
 Special Offer!                                                indoors, the Pearl Oyster Mushroom
                                                               Patch can be broken up and used to
 Order 4 or more Mushroom Patches and receive a 20% discount!  inoculate substrates outdoors. Often
                                                               gardeners can enjoy continued harvests
                                                               of Oyster mushrooms outdoors in the
 Indoor Growing                                                following months.

                                                               LKPO          $ 24.00
                                                                                                  Watch a video introduction to
           The Pearl Oyster Mushroom Patch              ™                                         our Oyster Mushroom Patches™
 Fungi Perfecti offers a wide variety of products for growing   we provide over the Patch and water it according to the
 your very own organic gourmet mushrooms in the comfort   instructions (in some cases, a soak in cold water might be need-  The Blue Oyster Mushroom Patch ™
                                                               (Grows from 45–65 ˚F)
 of your home, or outdoors in your yard, garden or wooded   ed to encourage the Patch to fruit). Some species take longer or   This fascinating fungus (Pleurotus ostreatus var.   CHILD FRIENDLY
 property. Each mushroom species and method of cultivation   require more attention in order to produce than others.   columbinus) is a cold-weather variant of the more
                                                               common Pearl Oyster mushroom. It produces
 varies in the amount of preparation, materials and labor   To help you choose, we have included a simple rating key with   clusters of beautiful, dark blue mushrooms
 required to produce mushrooms, but Indoor growing kits are   each Patch, from easiest (�) to most complex (� � � � ).   that lighten in color as they mature. Requires   �
                                                               temperatures of 45–65 ˚F to produce mushrooms,
 generally the easiest, with the fastest turnaround time and the   After these kits stop producing, many of them can be used to   though the mycelium will continue
 least amount of effort required. Many different species are   inoculate outdoor beds and/or hardwood logs. We hope you   to grow at temperatures above 65.
                                                               Freezing is not harmful to this kit.
 available. Our Certified Organic Indoor Mushroom Patches™   come to love mushrooms and mushroom growing as much as   LKPOC    $ 24.00
 are fairly simple to care for; all you do is place the humidity tent   we do.
                                                                        Blue Oyster: Available Oct - Apr only

            The Blue Oyster Mushroom Patch              ™      The Pink Oyster Mushroom Patch
                                                               (Grows from 70–85 ˚F)
                                                               Pink Oyster mushrooms (Pleurotus djamor) are
                                                               found growing on hardwoods in many tropic
                                                               and subtropic zones throughout the world. Also   CHILD FRIENDLY
                                                               known as the Flamingo Oyster, this fast-growing kit
                                                               produces clusters of strikingly beautiful, bright pink
                                                               mushrooms. Requires sustained temperatures above
                                                               70 ˚F for best results.                        �
              The Pink Oyster                                  LKPD          $ 24.00
             Mushroom Patch        ™        Watch a time-lapse video of our
 14  Call us toll-free: (800) 780-9126      Pink Oyster Mushroom Patch™  Pink Oyster: Available May - Sep only
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