Observation 119761: Lentinula edodes (Berk.) Pegler
When: 2012-12-12
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing from a 2-liter space bag of non-compressed wood chips, sawdust, and rice bran. Shiitake mycelium growing through everything and creates this solid-appearing mass.

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I like sitting the blocks on a shallow cookie pan.
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Cap fibrils sometimes form star shapes, sometimes combine to form fibrous scales.
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Fibrous scales on scap and stipe.
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Close-up of stipe and fibrous scales.
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Gills have notched (serrated) gills – a distinctive feature of shiitake.

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Used references: Growing Gourmet and Medicinal Mushrooms.

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Eyes3 = Current consensus

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