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Mexis 1st & 2nd flush success (PICS!)
    #4150281 - 05/08/05 02:58 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

These mexis were grown in two trays on rye (multi-spore inoculation) cased with peat/verm/oyster. They grew in a 24X12X14 rubbermaid container, humidity raised with perlite and with two fish pumps bringing in fresh air. They were also featured in a thread with some worry about bacterial blotch: http://www.shroomery.org/forums/showflat.php/Cat/0/Number/4116669/page//fpart/all/vc/1

But, as you can see, there was no long terms problems and I got two lovely flushes from them so far!

Flush 1 (158 grams wet):





Flush 2 (100 grams wet):



the second flush on the scale:



So, I just had to share this with you all!

Thanks for all the help out there, and happy growing!!


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Re: Mexis 1st & 2nd flush success (PICS!) [Re: gratefulredhead]
    #4150330 - 05/08/05 03:10 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

that 27.3 pic looks like a lot more than 27 g's. ::shrugs::


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Re: Mexis 1st & 2nd flush success (PICS!) [Re: steve78]
    #4150387 - 05/08/05 03:36 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

I tend to trust that scale....  It has been very accurate in the past.

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Re: Mexis 1st & 2nd flush success (PICS!) [Re: gratefulredhead]
    #4150407 - 05/08/05 03:40 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

Wow nice job, those are some good pinsets. :thumbup: :mushroom2:


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Re: Mexis 1st & 2nd flush success (PICS!) [Re: gratefulredhead]
    #4150417 - 05/08/05 03:43 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

Nice grow.......... :thumbup: :wink:


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Re: Mexis 1st & 2nd flush success (PICS!) [Re: agar]
    #4150467 - 05/08/05 04:11 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

Thanks Diver and Agar for your good advice over that last couple of months! Those fruits are happily drying out as I type... about to replace those trays with some new ones (cased rye spawned to compost & manure), so the adventure begins again...


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Re: Mexis 1st & 2nd flush success (PICS!) [Re: gratefulredhead]
    #4152205 - 05/09/05 02:29 AM (13 years, 1 month ago)

OK--this is interesting. Because I wanted to make room in my grow space for new projects, I threw those casings seen above into the garden.

Now, if you are observant, you'll notice that one of the trays has a lack of fruits in the middle. well, turning that thing over, lo and behold, green mold infection on the bottom of the grain.

pretty fascinating.

still, got some great fruits from that tray, but not nearly as many as from the uninfected tray.

just goes to show you, you never know what is lurking under the surface....


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last chapter [Re: gratefulredhead]
    #4158252 - 05/10/05 06:00 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

Here are both flushes, dry. 23.7 grams. Dried by fan and desiccant. Could have gone for another couple flushes, but wanted to free up the terrarium for some other projects.



Happy growing!


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Re: last chapter [Re: gratefulredhead]
    #4158283 - 05/10/05 06:10 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

Where do you get those trays? Awesome flush by the way.


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Re: last chapter [Re: Wronguy]
    #4159195 - 05/10/05 09:52 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

those trays are made by Glad. it is "ovenware". 8X8 baking trays with lids. works great! you can even use the lids during the casing run. local grocery should have them.


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Re: last chapter [Re: gratefulredhead]
    #4159271 - 05/10/05 10:05 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

mexis you say. i recently got some tapalpa which i take are mexican. are they the same as the ones in your pics?


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Re: last chapter [Re: gratefulredhead]
    #4159287 - 05/10/05 10:07 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

I'm unsure of the exact origin. Spores came from hawkseye, and HE was even unsure of the origin!!


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Re: last chapter [Re: gratefulredhead]
    #4159378 - 05/10/05 10:22 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

groovy as long as they can soar!!!!!!! nice grow chic. congrats


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