Skill Level: 1/5
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.
Please note: These plugs are packaged by weight, not individually counted. As a result, the total number of plugs per package is an approximation, and may be slightly more or less than the amount stated in the product description.