White Oyster Mushroom Grow Kit

White Oyster Mushroom Grow Kit

SKU: GK005

Pleurotus ostreatus can be grown all year round. It produces mushrooms quickly in large shell shapes. 

With a sweet flavour and luscious texture this versatile mushroom is a gourmet compliment to many a dish. Oyster mushrooms are low in fat, high in protein with many essential vitamins & minerals. 

Grow 500g over 1- 3 crops from this kit. Price includes shipping in Australia via Australia Post Express Post.Price includes shipping in Australia.


    * If you are not ready to start your kit, refrigerate unopened until you are ready (up to 2 months)

    What’s in the grow kit?

    The kit is composed of sawdust inoculated with a strain of White Oyster mushroom, comprised of interconnected white filaments called mycelium. This network is a living organism that digests the sawdust with its enzymes, breaking it down into sugars, water and carbon dioxide then using this as food to grow and produce mushrooms. As the kit nears maturity you can see the small ‘primordia’ form, some of which will then become mushrooms. This kit demonstrates the natural process that occurs when this fungi inhabits fallen timber in forests.

    Growing Instructions

    Remove the string and open the bag (without removing the bag). The mushrooms will grow from the top surface of the kit where there is access to oxygen in the air. The White Oyster grow kit needs spraying with water morning and night. After the first harvest, continue to spray the surface with a small amount of water daily while the mycelium gathers more energy to grow the next crop (approximately 2-3 weeks later). The surface of the spawn may naturally change colour somewhat over time.

    Growing Conditions

    Grow indoors - kitchen, laundry, bathroom or in a protected outdoor area. The kit can be placed in a well-lit area to grow, but not in direct sun light.  Your kit will grow mushrooms best at temperatures between 18-28 oC.


    Under favourable conditions, mushrooms will begin to appear in 7 - 14 days. Mushrooms grow in clusters and are b