Did you know an immure Portobello Mushroom is a Crimini? Once is has reached 4" to 6" diameter it is deemed a Portobello. As one of the most favorable of mushrooms, portobellos in the U.S. have become the "vegetarian meat". Grilled they have a very meaty texture and are served grilled as salad toppings and even as a burger. They are also a perfect companion for polenta and can be stuffed and baked as well.
Once these mushrooms start growing just sit back and watch them grow, they can double in size in only 24 hours. Your box will* give multiple flushes of mushrooms over a 4 to 6-week span or longer, that means when you pick one flush of mushrooms another flush will appear within a week or two. Once the mushroom fruiting is done, you're left with spent mushroom substate, a great compost and soil builder. This product is truly a must try, reap the harvest of mushrooms and use the compost to enhance your garden.
Our Mushroom Kits: Grow your own delicious mushrooms at home with these ready to grow kits. Our small kit is 7 x 14 x 14 inches (16 - 18 lbs), while our large kit is 11 x 14 x 14 inches (27 - 30 lbs). Each kit includes two bags, the largest of the two will contain inoculated mushroom compost (the spores for production) and the smaller bag contains the casing layer. Detailed instructions are included In the kit.