Can you grow reishi mushrooms at home?

How long do reishi mushrooms take to grow?

Try Growing Reishi at Home!

The can be grown without specific grow room conditions, and can even be grown inside the grow bag. The harvest can be dried in a dehydrator and stored for long term use.

How do you grow reishi?

They grow very slowly but should have dramatic growth patterns within 1 year. Cooking: Reishi mushrooms are intensely bitter and woody and usually aren’t considered culinary unless harvested very young.

How long does it take for Reishi to fruit?

Does Reishi mushroom make you high?

The Natural Method Of Cultivation

This is done by first inoculating real hardwood logs (typically oak) with Reishi mycelium, and burying the logs under a thin layer of dirt. The logs are eventually colonized by the Reishi mushroom and over a period of 9 months, the Reishi antlers form and turn into big beautiful conks.

How do you dry Reishi in the oven?

You will start to see reddish-brown “antlers” start to form that will eventually grow into full-sized reishi mushrooms. If you’re growing from a kit, it will take about six weeks before your reishi mushrooms are ready to harvest.


Reishi Mushroom is a wonderful herb having a scientific name Psilocybecubensis means “bald head” (functional food) for the nervous system. It contains hallucinogenic properties called psilocybin and psilocin a psychedelic medicine that targets the serotonin receptors in the brain. It is also known as lingzhi.