Tuesday, February 20, 2018

11 Aug

Grow Your Own 100% Natural Mushrooms!

A great way to produce 100% natural, freshly grown, healthy mushrooms. From picked to table in less than 10 minutes, these mushrooms are the perfect accompaniment for those summer bbqs. An excellent ingredient for a healthy diet and with five varieties to choose from┬áthere’s plenty of choice and flavours. These mushrooms are easy and fun to grow for all the family.

  • White Mushroom – this is the usual variety commonly found for sale in supermarkets and shops. A great favourite for their mild, woodsy flavour.
  • Chestnut Mushroom – this is a brown variety of the white mushroom, they have a similar taste.
  • Shitake Mushroom- spicy in flavour, this mushroom is perfect for oriental dishes. Recent studies have shown that this variety is good for helping to protect against cardiovascular diseases. A great source of Iron.
  • Oyster Mushroom -┬ácontain a high level of vitamins, proteins and non-saturated fatty acids and have a high nutritional value. Also said to reduce cholesterol levels and have anti cancer properties.
  • Yellow Oyster Mushrooms are the more common Grey Oyster Mushroom above.

Let us know how your mushrooms are doing by sending your comments and photographs to gardenersblog@jerseyplantsdirect.com or simply posting them on our facebook wall here!


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