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!

Shop: Original Seeds Store Buy Cannabis Seeds, Buy CBD   Amazon Gypsum, Peat, Perlite, Vermiculite

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
can you eat it?

Registered: 03/07/02
Posts: 189
Loc: woods of lower bavaria
Last seen: 10 years, 4 months
Casing layer
    #585153 - 03/21/02 12:09 PM (15 years, 10 months ago)


A few weeks ago I managed to grow my very first shrooms (P.c. B+). I'm very excited, I'm goin to trip next Saturday with friends. As far as I know, B+ should get very big, but my B+ were only 4 cm when they opened their caps.
Now, could anyone please tell me what I did wrong?
I grew them at 23?C, light 30cm above casing, perlite/hand-spray tek.
I used a <1cm layer of wet vermiculite mixed with gypsum.
and i sprayed the casing with auqa dest. evry day.
Please tell me what I shall do the next time to grow bigger ones!
Don't tell me to use peat moss layer cause I really don't like it.

der Waldarbeiter

PS they are tiny but I tested some and they're very potent!

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Registered: 02/05/02
Posts: 240
Last seen: 15 years, 9 months
Re: Casing layer [Re: Waldarbeiter]
    #586050 - 03/22/02 06:28 AM (15 years, 10 months ago)

how deep was your substrate layer in your casing?

also.....you would most likely be better off not spraying the actual casing every day, it can lead to rot, and also damage myc. in the early stages..... just give it a few shots after you case it, then put it in the terr. and it should be alright if your humidity is good.... also fan a few times a day if you arent already

"the weekend has landed all that exists now is clubs,drugs, pubs, and parties" - Human Traffic

Edited by ParticleMan (03/22/02 06:35 AM)

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

Shop: Original Seeds Store Buy Cannabis Seeds, Buy CBD   Amazon Gypsum, Peat, Perlite, Vermiculite

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* perlite as casing layer gawn 1,437 13 12/09/09 06:25 PM
by Psuper
* PERLITE (in a casing layer) agar 5,542 12 12/05/09 07:18 PM
by Dickhead
* Shoukd one use a bottom casing layer? Psilocybeingzz 1,876 2 11/21/03 10:26 AM
by supra
* Layering your perlite with foil Joops 983 3 03/18/05 09:38 AM
by scatmanrav
* First experience w/ bulk substrate, casing layer (photos) uncle_rico 10,158 10 08/24/11 01:25 PM
by Meetzu
* Re: Using/Mixing Perlite as a casing layer BaldCuban 978 1 05/15/00 08:58 PM
by Anonymous
* casing - vermiculite or perlite? turk182 2,002 8 04/11/03 10:13 PM
by jakeholman
* Geolite as bottom casing layer??????? DoctorFungi 459 2 05/02/05 04:37 PM
by 4hodmt

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
471 topic views. 11 members, 49 guests and 20 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Kratom Eye
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.02 seconds spending 0.006 seconds on 19 queries.