Home | Community | Message Board


World Seed 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!

Shop: Original Seeds Store Buy Cannabis Seeds, Buy CBD   Amazon Calcium Carbonate, Coir, Peat, Vermiculite

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Offlinekeeny
Stranger
Registered: 12/14/04
Posts: 1
Last seen: 12 years, 8 months
Teeny mushrooms on casings
    #3497381 - 12/14/04 03:15 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

My friend made a casing of coir/verm/calcium carbonate that has been putting up little tiny mushrooms for about three weeks. None of the mushrooms has grown more than 1cm tall. Should he remove these little mushrooms (they don't have black heads, so he doesn't know if they're aborts or not)? Or should he clean the whole thing off and recase? The mushrooms are Koh Samui strain. They're in a rubbermaid growchamber at 74f and about 90%rh. Any help would be greatly appreciated. This is his first time growing (anything).

Thanks!


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinescatmanrav
Brainy Smurf

Registered: 05/08/04
Posts: 11,483
Loc: Flag
Last seen: 5 years, 4 months
Trusted Cultivator
Re: Teeny mushrooms on casings [Re: keeny]
    #3497531 - 12/14/04 03:47 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

Remove mushrooms when then stop growing (sometimes they can be slow and this may take a fe days evaluation to know) or the cap opens up.

How thin is your substrate? Substrates of less theen 1-1.5 inches will produce small shrooms..but more of them usually counterbalancing that.

How much calc carb was used? Not as much needs to be used with coir as peat if it all. I use calc carb in my coir/verm casing though with no problems so I know that this isnt the issue if you used a small amount like I do (around 2% total volume)


--------------------
"life is like a drop of rain getting closer and closer to falling into a lake, and then when you hit the lake there is no more rain drop, only the lake."

Growing with bags, start to finish (including my new grain and substrate prep)
Anyone looking to start bulk tubs/mono tubs/shotgun hybrids? Good tubs to use..
How I do grain (old still good tips)
Turn your closet into a fruiting chamber
Casing layer colonization and overlay


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

Shop: Original Seeds Store Buy Cannabis Seeds, Buy CBD   Amazon Calcium Carbonate, Coir, Peat, Vermiculite

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* question about casing and substrate additives yogithehoneybear 951 3 01/29/02 03:48 PM
by dimitri211
* Casing my substrates confusedteen420 639 1 04/03/02 12:22 PM
by hispeed67
* Re: Mixing substrate with casing! The next big thing?
( 1 2 all )
LinkA 3,268 21 01/15/00 05:52 PM
by Anonymous
* half inch mushrooms LCid 681 6 03/26/02 06:40 AM
by LCid
* casing problems NITRIC 675 3 07/15/01 03:31 AM
by NITRIC
* Re: cow manure for casing Anonymous 897 5 04/20/00 04:53 PM
by Anonymous
* some casing advice needed.... gratefulredhead 555 2 05/14/01 12:30 PM
by gratefulredhead
* moisturizing casings heathadelic 533 2 09/26/01 03:16 PM
by heathadelic

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
375 topic views. 32 members, 124 guests and 12 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
MRCA Tyroler Gluckspilze
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.031 seconds spending 0.005 seconds on 19 queries.