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Offlinechubchub22
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Purple Mold
    #479146 - 12/04/01 08:10 AM (16 years, 9 months ago)

AFOF is growing mazz... everything was going great until he introduced some casings in his fruiting chamber. Now some cakes and the caps of his shrooms have a purple color to them? He understands these turn blue from brusing, but he has not touched the cakes recently and the color is purple not blue? Is this a contam...if so should they be thrown out or is it safe? Thanks
PS he cased using straw and verm...


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Re: Purple Mold [Re: chubchub22]
    #479642 - 12/04/01 04:51 PM (16 years, 9 months ago)

or is this from the spores being dropped from open caps? Do the spores come out purple when they are dropped by open caps?


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Re: Purple Mold [Re: chubchub22]
    #480369 - 12/05/01 05:54 AM (16 years, 9 months ago)

I've never seen purple mold, so I cannot help you. As for the spores, I wonder how they could have fallen on the cap !?!


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Re: Purple Mold [Re: chubchub22]
    #480370 - 12/05/01 05:56 AM (16 years, 9 months ago)

Yes, spores are purplish-black and can be brushed off, more or less, with your finger.


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Re: Purple Mold [Re: tomldp]
    #481658 - 12/06/01 06:44 AM (16 years, 9 months ago)

Normally because there are shrooms bigger than others, so when the bigger ones drop their spores they fall on the caps of smaller shrooms.

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