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OfflineCreamSoda
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When to harvest?
    #3206745 - 10/02/04 02:48 PM (13 years, 8 months ago)

I am not sure when to pick and harvest my mushrooms. A little less then half have opened up but are they goign to grow larger? Or sould the ones that open up be picked?


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Re: When to harvest? [Re: CreamSoda]
    #3206753 - 10/02/04 02:50 PM (13 years, 8 months ago)

Most cultivators recommend harvest just before the veil breaks for peak potency, but there is no harm in letting your mushrooms mature. Once the cap opens they will grow larger, but if you wait too long the spores will drop and that may be a mess you don't want to deal with.


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Re: When to harvest? [Re: CreamSoda]
    #3206855 - 10/02/04 03:28 PM (13 years, 8 months ago)

if u let them grow out, u will get more mushrooms weight, but less psicolin. try harvesting early, then u will hav more nutrients for more flushes, and more psilocybin.


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Re: When to harvest? [Re: 4hodmt]
    #3208645 - 10/03/04 01:22 AM (13 years, 8 months ago)

Quote:

4hodmt said:
if u let them grow out, u will get more mushrooms weight, but less psicolin. try harvesting early, then u will hav more nutrients for more flushes, and more psilocybin.


They don't decrease in potency they just don't get any stronger. Drying as the veil breaks or just before makes for less damage when handling and packaging. I'll stand behind that too.


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