Himematsutake | King Agaricus | Almond Portobello
Former latin names:
Agaricus blazei | A. brasiliensis
Wood rich soil, well-composted soil, forest edges, well-manured grasslands.
Type of Rot:
Mottled white rot
Pasteurized, well composted, Nintrogen-rich substrates | Week-old leached cow manure (pasteurized and conditioned) | Process similar to button mushrooms | Cased enriched sawdust in trays
Mix with leached cow manure and use as mulch. Good companion for kale, zucchini, squash, potatoes, melons, leafy greens. Better for warmer climates.
Known Remediation/Restoration potential:
Good for recycling manure wastes. Absorbs cadmium, copper, lead, and mercury