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WA Grown Food Kit For Mushrooms

Mushrooms are a fleshy, spore-bearing fungus characterized by their shape of a domed cap on a stalk with gills on the underside of the cap. Mushrooms are the only plant source of vitamin D. There are many varieties of mushrooms, including:

  • White button
  • Crimini
  • Portabella
  • Shiitake
  • Oyster
  • Beech or Clamshell
  • Elingi
  • Enoki
  • Wild Chanterelle etc.

source: Ostrom Mushrooms, Mushroom Council

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First formally cultivated in France, mushrooms were grown in special caves outside of Paris.