Welcome to the Temporary Home
of the Original
Our Goal and Perceived Destiny is to Provide:
The Ultimate Experience In Mushrooms
To assist you in your persuit of:
Science & Beyond
We Seek to Enlighten,Satisfy and Improve Your Physical Health, Mental Horizons, Culinary Delights, Visual Desires, Olfactory Pleasures and Spiritual Balance, through alternative natural options.
We hope to create and provide the World's Largest and most Comprehensive Collection of Mushroom Spores for Mycological Research and one of the Newest Concepts:
Landscaping with Mushrooms for Fun and Profit.
Instead of Chance - You Can Decide What Grows
NOTICE: Finally we have Moved to Our New Web Site and can be reached by contacting us at [www.petfungus.com] and we thank you for your patience. Please come Visit us. You can use the link below or use the above address.
WoW - Finally!
Exclusive Expert Guide & Foray Services, Lodging, Transportation and Meals for Spring & Fall Seasons.
Reservation / Registration Forms are available by Mail only:
Magic Fall Forays begin mid September through mid January - Don't miss out! They are Limited.
Magic Spring Forays begin late March through mid June.
It is also our hope to assist in the discovery of New Compounds and Medications which might be useful in resolving the many Health Problems of our Society. The answers are out there. We must find them. Many interesting discoveries are already being made in this mysterious Mycological World. Please support this Research.
Currently we stock over 400 species and hope to stock 2,000 species by the year 2,002.
All specimens are also available on mounted microscope slides.
We offer identification services: requiring several spore prints (mushrooms set on clean white or black paper to allow spores to land on paper) along with a photograph of the subject in it's natural environment along with one next to it, on it's side to view the gills / pores / surface. Send: $15.00 per specimen identification.
For the last 20 years we have been studying the use of Mushrooms for Landscaping and have been very impressed by the potential application and select controll of specific Exquisite colors / scents / edibles that you can choose from, with an extremely high degree of success.
Brilliant reds, oranges, blues, purples, violets, pinks, whites, tans, greens and more.
Scents of almonds, cherries, mint, licorice, candy, chocolate, radishes, apricot, cucumbers, even ones that taste like they smell and better.
Not only can you grow them in jars, in terrariums, clear bags with fruiting slits, on logs and in special compost flats but they can be grown in your front lawn, bark & flower beds, neighboring lots or parks and even nearby forests, where ever there is adequite moisture. The fungus can even help your plants grow better and healthier.
For more specific growing techniques contact your local library or book store. Or take a class from a Local College. We provide basic directions with each order and a basic Environmental Evaluation with each species.
Only reciently we have decided to cary Growth Chambers, related supplies and Laboratory equipment.
For more information and a list of products send:
$2.00 and #10 Self Addressed Stamped Envelope
Springfield, ORegon 97477, USA
SHROOMING SINCE: 1974
Until then: Be Well and May Your Shrooming Experience Be a Safe and Memorable One.