Lion’s Mane Culture Plate
Lion’s Mane culture plates with Spore Printers’ choice genetics. Agar mushroom culture plates are the perfect way to make your own liquid cultures. If you intend on cultivating at scale, culture plates may be the best option. Basic lab skills are required for working with culture plates to avoid contamination.
What are the benefits of using agar plates for mushrooms?
- Agar plates make it easier to detect contamination prior to use
- Culture plates can grow tissue, making it easy to isolate genetic traits
- Store specimens for as long as 6 months in the refrigerator
Lion’s Mane Mushrooms
Lion’s Mane mushrooms occur in the wild in North America, Europe and Asia. They grow on decaying trees but are found on live trees as well. The fruiting bodies of the Lion’s Mane are large and bulbous tubercules. When harvested at a young age, it’s flavor and texture is like lobster.