Pleurotus eryngii

File:Pleurotus eryngii.jpg

Common Name:
King Oyster

Where found:
Southern Europe, North Africa, central asia, Southern Russia. Off roots of hardwoods.

Type of Rot:
White

Fruiting substrates/methods:
Log/stump culture | Woodchip bed

Known Remediation/Restoration potential:
Known to breakdown a variety of toxins (including the base agent in Agent Orange, 2,4-dichorophenol), it is recommended for soil remediation and filtration applications.

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