SHIITAKE (Wide Range) - Lentinula edodes (500 Plugs)
SHIITAKE (Wide Range) - Lentinula edodes (500 Plugs)
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This strain of Shiitake produces in a wide range of temperatures. Native to China Shiitakes have been consumed since prehistoric times. They are one of the most popular mushrooms used in gourmet restaurants for their meaty flavor and rich color when added to soups and sauces. They are also being researched for their anti-tumor properties. They were also believed to prevent premature aging. Use - oak, chestnut and ironwood. Can be used but not as good - alder, hard maples, aspen, black willow, and yellow birch.