Always wanted to cultivate your own magic mushrooms? Why not start now?
Mushroom cultivation is not difficult, it just requires a bit of care and attention. Mushrooms grow from spores and especially the inoculation phase, where you inject the spores in a sterilized substrate is a little hazardous, as contamination needs to be prevented.
After a couple of weeks the mycelium will be fully developed and the fruiting season can begin! It’s absolutely amazing to see how your babies turn from small pinheads into full-grown beauties. And every strain has its own specific looks.
We just added a brand new encyclopaedia article on mushroom cultivation. It contains a step-by-step guide, useful information on different species and strains, a quick look into the history of mushroom cultivation and lots of helpful links.
Did you for example know magic mushrooms grow all over the world? And did you know this was only a recent discovery? Psilocybe azurescens is the most potent species and it actually grows outdoors in a Northern European climate. However, Psilocybe cubensis is the most widespread species as it’s the easiest one to cultivate. Indoors it grows all year long. So actually every moment is a good moment to start...
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(Disclaimer: we don't condone the growing of mushrooms in countries where it's illegal to do. Any information on this website is solely intended to brighten your idea. Stay in school, cover your mouth when you sneeze, etc.)