Home | Community | Message Board

The Spore Depot
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!

Original Seeds Store Shop: Buy CBD, Cannabis Seeds, Compare CBD

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
 User Gallery

Registered: 10/04/04
Posts: 54
Last seen: 12 years, 2 months
picking from a casing
    #3274882 - 10/25/04 12:34 PM (12 years, 10 months ago)

I've got a few casings going. One has a small forest of EQ's of various sizes. For the most part, they are growing in clusters with the bases of the shrooms in each cluster touching. How should these be picked? I know the optimal time is just as the veil is breaking, but what if the flush is not "even" in maturity? Say a large shroom is breaking the veil but has 4 smaller shrooms growing from a common base?

Should they all be picked at once?
Should only the mature ones be picked?
Should they be left alone to allow the youngsters to grow more?

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
I trip,therefore weare.

Registered: 08/30/04
Posts: 2,071
Loc: El Mexicano
Last seen: 11 years, 5 months
Re: picking from a casing [Re: wyoshroomr]
    #3275016 - 10/25/04 01:33 PM (12 years, 10 months ago)

I would leave them on the cake until the majority of them are reaching maturity. As Sam posted in another thread where someone was asking nearly the same question, some of your mushrooms may be dropping spores, but it will allow you to clean pick all your mushrooms at once and rehydrate if you desire.

- Silven

Born: 10/31/83, which makes me a Scorpio.

1) Scorpios are the most highly sexed of all the signs of the zodiac.
2) Scorpios are prone to excesses: booze, drugs, sex, bad puns, etc.
They usually exploit the weaknesses of others, who fall victim to
their capacity for total lust & sexual abberation.
3) Scorpios possess great intellectual curiosity & creative talent. They
think they are rebels & are arrogant, proud, conceited, and worth every
penny of it.

What do you bring to the table?

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

Original Seeds Store Shop: Buy CBD, Cannabis Seeds, Compare CBD

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* "Dunking casings" to rehydrate? spank0r 799 5 10/12/05 02:55 PM
by spank0r
* Casing+Substrate rehydration. Nibin 503 1 05/28/07 04:48 PM
by deucedbi9
* Do you patch after picking from casings? krypto2000 1,146 14 02/23/07 09:57 PM
by Blutjager
* PESA casing + pic why? Anonymous 934 10 07/03/03 12:27 AM
* 50/50 Casing w/o limestone? SapphireCat 656 2 10/10/06 04:17 PM
by SapphireCat
* casing *PICS* thegatewaydrug 507 3 03/17/05 04:49 AM
by Roadkill
* Aborts on a cluster of mushrooms? iamsmooth 928 8 10/08/08 01:49 AM
by Mad River
* To case or not to...case abrelosojos 340 1 04/28/06 10:39 AM
by Premedman1

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, total, FooMan, 13shrooms, stonesun, cronicr, PussyFart, Tmethyl, Pastywhyte, bodhisatta
366 topic views. 40 members, 125 guests and 34 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
World Seed Supply
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.033 seconds spending 0.008 seconds on 19 queries.