Home | Community | Message Board

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 Cannabis Seeds, Buy CBD

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Registered: 08/01/04
Posts: 15
Last seen: 3 years, 8 months
Purple on the cake?
    #3829455 - 02/24/05 09:41 PM (13 years, 1 day ago)

I have one cake in my fruting chamber that had a mushroom grow out to the side and then had other mushrooms grow out and hit them, makeing a messy clump of un-orginized growing mushrooms. when i looked today there was a purple cast to that side of the cake. The mushrooms are growing fine. is this an infection? a bruse? should i worry?


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OCD = 100%Sterility :-)

Registered: 01/25/05
Posts: 1,210
Loc: One Inch ↑
Re: Purple on the cake? [Re: Mike177]
    #3829462 - 02/24/05 09:42 PM (13 years, 1 day ago)

most likely spores dropping on it... are there any shrooms above this purpleness???


"Now, we must all fear evil men. But there is another kind of evil,
which we must fear most. And that is... the indifference of good men."
-Boondock Saints

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Doctor Banner
 User Gallery

Registered: 11/13/04
Posts: 670
Loc: British Columbia
Re: Purple on the cake? [Re: NeedMoreSleep]
    #3829496 - 02/24/05 09:46 PM (13 years, 1 day ago)

most likely spores. the mushrooms that have already broken their veil do not have to be directly over the purple spot as the spores are light enough that they will float and settle at will.

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
i consume yasoul

Registered: 02/20/05
Posts: 160
Re: Purple on the cake? [Re: Libertycapper]
    #3829566 - 02/24/05 09:55 PM (13 years, 1 day ago)

yes, they're spores...this is why many of us here will pick our shrooms right as the veil is starting to tear..so the shrooms dont sporulate all over all the caps and stems and the casing and everywher else for that matter lol.

the spores when wet(freshly dropped) are purple.  when they dry..they will be moreso black in color.

dont worry :heart:

"are you goin to hell or heaven? did you walk with the sinners or pray with the reverend? tell the truth i did a little of both, but aint no tellin where im goin til my bodies a ghost." --Twiztid

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

Original Seeds Store Shop: Buy Cannabis Seeds, Buy CBD

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* purple cake? Mushr00m_Man 967 14 05/20/08 03:23 AM
by Mad River
* cake freshness-- PsilocybicMind 1,040 13 07/08/02 12:56 PM
by PsilocybicMind
* Strange colour setting in on PF cakes after first flush... wtf? FluShu 906 4 02/18/06 12:36 PM
by hyphae
* How do you get more shrooms out of old cakes? Rusty 1,002 5 05/30/04 11:52 AM
by TheHateCamel
* Re: How much does a cake really breathe. Anonymous 660 4 04/26/00 04:36 AM
by Anonymous
* best use of 100% colonized cakes with tiny contams? xxsoultonesxx 1,103 6 09/24/03 07:48 PM
by Magash
* Speedy Tapalpa...Fastest Cake in the West! Anonymous 905 6 06/27/01 11:30 AM
by auto59009
* I want to try casing. Should i break up a cake? sublimesubmind 1,710 10 06/15/04 08:36 AM
by oreganojoe

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
525 topic views. 18 members, 58 guests and 33 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Original Seeds Store - Cannabis Seeds
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.033 seconds spending 0.008 seconds on 19 queries.