Home | Community | Message Board


Shroom Supply
Please support our sponsors.

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Welcome to the Shroomery Message Board! You are experiencing a small sample of what the site has to offer. Please login or register to post messages and view our exclusive members-only content. You'll gain access to additional forums, file attachments, board customizations, encrypted private messages, and much more!

Amazon Shop: ½ Pint Jars

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Offlinesic8
dazed andconfused
Registered: 05/30/04
Posts: 77
Loc: underneath
Last seen: 13 years, 1 month
Spore prints
    #2828738 - 06/25/04 07:25 PM (13 years, 3 months ago)

Yesterday I recieved in the mail two different spore prints from two different sources of the same strain (GT). One is on foil, is black, and very "gritty", had to scratch it off the foil to get it. The other is a chocolate brown, and much more powdery.

I used the first one (opened it first:>) and pretty much injected the jars(6xBRF, 5xbirdseed, 1xhoney+water) and I'm waiting for something to happen. What I'm worried about is why was the foil print all dried out and black, were the spores all dead? Did I have to leave them in the syringe overnight or something to hydrate them? Will they still work?

Thanks
Tim


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleCitricM
 User Gallery

Registered: 03/19/04
Posts: 4,414
Trusted Cultivator
Post deleted by Anno [Re: sic8]
    #2828742 - 06/25/04 07:27 PM (13 years, 3 months ago)



Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinesic8
dazed andconfused
Registered: 05/30/04
Posts: 77
Loc: underneath
Last seen: 13 years, 1 month
Re: Spore prints [Re: Citric]
    #2828752 - 06/25/04 07:31 PM (13 years, 3 months ago)

Actually, upon checking it just then, it's more of a dark dark brown, but it's still more powdery?


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinedoc34
Fungitarian
Male User Gallery

Registered: 02/14/04
Posts: 2,662
Loc: Myceliaville !!!
Last seen: 1 month, 21 days
Re: Spore prints [Re: sic8]
    #2828758 - 06/25/04 07:34 PM (13 years, 3 months ago)

You should wait at least 12 hours after you make your syringe to allow the spores to hydrate,they germinate faster.


--------------------


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinedoc34
Fungitarian
Male User Gallery

Registered: 02/14/04
Posts: 2,662
Loc: Myceliaville !!!
Last seen: 1 month, 21 days
Re: Spore prints [Re: sic8]
    #2828775 - 06/25/04 07:42 PM (13 years, 3 months ago)

also the print that you scraped off was probably wrapped up right after printing,therefore trapping moisture inside with the spores and being packed and run through mailing machines it has dried out and flattened.It will still be good unless it was exposed to extreme conditions.

http://www.shroomery.org/index/par/24343/pag/7


--------------------


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Jump to top. Pages: 1

Amazon Shop: ½ Pint Jars

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Spore prints in the fridge? DaveTX 2,262 5 05/10/06 01:08 PM
by Oatman2000
* old spore prints nishikkiknee 1,682 6 05/08/10 09:01 AM
by mister
* RR DVD Spore Printing Indoor Mushroom Question nugjug 875 4 06/05/08 06:53 PM
by dumbfounded1600
* Spore Print or Syringes? Saints 895 9 09/03/06 09:19 AM
by Tien
* Spore Print question flybynite 745 3 06/09/04 09:48 PM
by Yarry
* Most effective use of a Spore print? mephist00 1,056 14 05/15/08 01:38 AM
by Mad River
* newbie question about sporepint inoculation. Michokis_Long 1,070 14 02/08/04 05:28 PM
by Anno
* spore print viability? SuperD 2,219 4 05/03/05 05:24 PM
by MushroomFriend

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Roadkill, Magash, Shroomism, george castanza, RogerRabbit, Citric, total, FooMan, 13shrooms, stonesun, cronicr, PussyFart, Tmethyl, Pastywhyte, bodhisatta
503 topic views. 8 members, 41 guests and 35 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
MushroomCube.com
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.025 seconds spending 0.007 seconds on 19 queries.