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Very slow growth, might be contam?
    #3852353 - 03/01/05 03:55 PM (13 years, 20 days ago)

Hello everyone, new to growing mushrooms- and new to the forums, been a long time reader of the shroomery though.

About 4 weeks ago I got two syringes from ralphsters spores, Amazonian and B+. I am using the brownrice flour and vermiculite method, I sterilised the jars and am satisfied with that. two (maybe 2 1/2) weeks ago I inoculated one jar with B+ (I wanted to make sure I could do a singe jar before I wasted the syringe on 12 jars.)

Since then I have a single clump of very white 'stuff' that takes up about 1/8 the surface area of the surface of the jar. There are two small pockets about an inch below the clump, in those pockets appears to be the same 'stuff'

I am worried because its been 2+ weeks and there has been no growth. It looks healthy, but isnt going anywhere and Im not sure what to do at this stage.


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Re: Very slow growth, might be contam? [Re: Classico]
    #3862337 - 03/03/05 02:29 PM (13 years, 18 days ago)

Any chance for you to take any pics ?
Well, i'd say it started a bit late, but i believe that's mycelium.
Wait one more week and report back.... and btw, if it's white and keeps growing, then it's a good sign.


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