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Turkey Tail Liquid Culture

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A 10ml Syringe containing live Turkey Tail liquid culture to grow your own mushrooms.

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Description

Turkey Tail (Trametes versicolor)

Turkey tail is well-known for its myriad of benefits and especially the effect it has on the immune system. The mushroom contains high levels of nutrients including antioxidants and immune-boosting compounds. Its benefits include:

 

  • Turkey tail mushrooms contain a wide range of flavonoids and 35 different kinds of phenolic compounds. These compounds are antioxidants which are particularly beneficial in preventing damage to the cells of the body from oxidative stress
  • It boosts the overall immune system and prevents the occurrence of different diseases
  • It contains polysaccharopeptide or carbohydrate with potent immune-strengthening properties. Two of the most important polysaccharopeptides in turkey tail are krestin and polysaccharide peptide. These compounds function by activating immune cells and suppressing the process of inflammation
  • The contribution of turkey tail towards the immune system can also assists in fighting against certain kinds of cancers. Among these cancers, the most commonly targeted ones are colon cancer and breast cancer
  • Polysaccharide peptide may assist in fighting against colon cancer
  • Coriolus versicolor glucan which is a polysaccharopeptide reduces the size of tumors
  • Promotes good gut health
  • Increase the growth of beneficial bacteria in the gut
  • Retards the growth of harmful bacteria such as E. coli in the gut
  • Promotes better digestion
  • Improves the immune health of the gut
  • Mushrooms have anti-inflammatory properties that contribute to reducing chronic inflammation and fight against inflammatory diseases s
  • Treats HPV
  • Wards off fatigue and increases alertness
  • May improve athletic performance
  • Beta-glucans reduce the risk of heart diseases

IDEAL GROWING CONDITIONS: Turkey Tail (Trametes versicolor)

Substrate: Supplemented hardwood or hardwood logs

Colonisation Temperature: 24°C – 29°C (75°F – 84°F)

Pinning: 10°C – 24°C (50°F – 75°F)

Pinning Humidity: 95% – 100%

Fruiting Temperature: 10°C – 24°C (50°F – 84°F)

Fruiting Humidity: 85% – 90%

 

WHAT’S INCLUDED?

10ml liquid culture syringe containing living mycelium of Turkey Tail mushroom.
Sterile alcohol wipe.
18G sterile needle for injection into chosen medium or grow kit.
Sealed in a zip lock bag.

All of our liquid cultures are prepared fresh for every order in our lab and we use a flow hood when carrying out all work to ensure clean cultures & packages.

WHAT IS LIQUID CULTURE?

Liquid culture is a a nutrient rich broth made up of distilled water, mixed with light malt extract dextrose and honey to create a mix for the mycelium to feed on. You can think of mycelium as the mushroom seed, this can then be used to inoculate a grow kit or substrate mix to start grow mushrooms.

We regularly test all of our liquid cultures on agar and grain to guarantee you only get the highest quality culture.

HOW DO I GROW MUSHROOMS?

Different mushrooms require different care and conditions to grow but with the right conditions and coupled with our liquid cultures and grow kits you can grow your own mushroom easy!

We offer a wide variety of easy to use grow kits and mushroom growing substrates.

We’ve done all the hard work to save you the time and energy.

By growing mushrooms in bags this way you can have more control over the environment throughout the whole growing cycle than if you were to grow outside.

STORAGE:

We recommend using your Turkey Tail liquid culture as soon as possible to ensure maximum freshness and healthy growth. but If you cannot use it right away then we advise storing your culture in the refrigerator for up to 3 months.

 

Additional information

Weight 0.020 kg
Dimensions 24 × 15 × 2 cm

2 reviews for Turkey Tail Liquid Culture

  1. Debi (store manager)

    As advertised, fast shipping, high quality 10/10

  2. 5 out of 5

    Brian Greaney (verified owner)

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