Phoenix Oyster Plug Spawn--Approx. 1000 Plugs
Favored wood: spruce, hemlock, Douglas fir, pinyon pine and Ponderosa pine
Preferred orientation: Vertical
Preferred fruiting temperature: 65–75 °F
Length of time for maturing: May mature in less than one week!
Fruiting season(s): Spring, Fall
Also known as the Indian Oysters, Pleurotus pulmonarius thrives on conifer stumps and logs, especially spruces and fir; after incubating the logs may be partially buried, vertically-oriented, to conserve water during fruiting. This species enjoys warm climates, producing large, white-beige mushrooms.