This plug spawn is Lion’s Mane (Hericium erinaceus) Mushroom mycelium growing on wooden white birch dowels. Lion’s Mane mushroom is a much sought after edible that has an incredible flavor and unique texture. Studies have shown this mushroom to help in the regrowth of nerve tissue, including in the brain.
For details on how to use your plug spawn to grow mushrooms on logs see our Mushroom Log Cultivation page. Check out our Mushroom Tree Compatibility Chart to find the best wood variety for growing Lion’s Mane mushrooms.
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