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Offlinezorakensis
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First Flush - Shroom Directions
    #3935366 - 03/18/05 01:23 PM (12 years, 1 month ago)

Hey,

So I'm running my first flush and was wondering why my shrooms are growing in strange directions (some anyways). How do I get some good straight up growth for more even, pretty growth? I'm growing in a aquarium on perlite if that helps.

Happy shrooms,

Z


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And locusts and frogs
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- [Re: zorakensis]
    #3935371 - 03/18/05 01:24 PM (12 years, 1 month ago)

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Re: First Flush - Shroom Directions [Re: zorakensis]
    #3935384 - 03/18/05 01:26 PM (12 years, 1 month ago)

Mushrooms the use light for direction to grow. Most likey you're not lighting from directly overhead, or light is coming in from different angles, causing some confusion as to which way to grow. Try to have the light coming from directly overhead if you want vertical growth.



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Re: First Flush - Shroom Directions [Re: ShroomGuy86]
    #3935385 - 03/18/05 01:26 PM (12 years, 1 month ago)

Hm.. they are growing already.. just in strange directions. The light cycle is 12/12 already b/c it's in a room with a window and I've got a bud plant flowering in there.

So what do I do? What's up?

Could it be that some of the shrooms were pins already growing when I birthed them?

Z


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Suspended in the darkness of
The cool and still Boulder Creek Night
I hear the song of the cricket
And locusts and frogs
And I wonder
Is this the life of a Mushroom - Barbara E Hanson


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    #3935439 - 03/18/05 01:40 PM (12 years, 1 month ago)

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Re: First Flush - Shroom Directions [Re: ShroomGuy86]
    #3935446 - 03/18/05 01:42 PM (12 years, 1 month ago)

A few are kinda making a loop.. one has its cap looped back and touching the cake... but it's veil just tore so I'll harvest it... I just wanna know so I can make the rest grow up!


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The cool and still Boulder Creek Night
I hear the song of the cricket
And locusts and frogs
And I wonder
Is this the life of a Mushroom - Barbara E Hanson


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Re: First Flush - Shroom Directions [Re: zorakensis]
    #3936094 - 03/18/05 04:21 PM (12 years, 1 month ago)

Does it matter if they grow vertical or not?


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Re: First Flush - Shroom Directions [Re: scrname]
    #3936636 - 03/18/05 06:57 PM (12 years, 1 month ago)

Sorry for the delay, but I would also like to know if vertical growth is important or not. Although it is a pain to try and figure out if the caps are open or whatever.... Any ideas?


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The cool and still Boulder Creek Night
I hear the song of the cricket
And locusts and frogs
And I wonder
Is this the life of a Mushroom - Barbara E Hanson


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Re: First Flush - Shroom Directions [Re: zorakensis]
    #3939004 - 03/19/05 08:18 AM (12 years, 1 month ago)

It doesnt matter really, can make a pain to print.

Your problem is your using a clear container with other light sources in the room besides the one right above it. They'll stretch towards the brighter light (you bud light). Cover the sides of the aquarium with black construction paper and put a flouro light directly overhead. And once they start pinning, you can cut back the time the light is on (directly over head) to 2-6 hours every day or two. 12/12 for prepinning is fine (even while the mushrooms grow its fine, if you want). Lights not as important for shrooms as bud..


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