Live Item: must be started within 20 days of receipt.
Please note: freezing is harmful to most of our Mushroom Patches. If you are having a Mushroom Patch shipped to a location that is experiencing extreme cold, you should consider delivering it to an address where it will be brought inside within several hours of delivery.
Skill Level: 2/5 KID FRIENDLY
Growing Temperature: 50–80° F
Our most popular Mushroom Patch! Composed of a unique blend of sterilized, enriched sawdust fully colonized with a select strain of Shiitake (Lentinula edodes). Esteemed for both its health-supporting properties and its 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 week intervals for up to 16 weeks. A 50-80° F environment is ideal.