Strain | Almond Agaricus

Agaricus subrufescens

Almond Agaricus, also known by Agaricus brasiliensis or Agaricus blazei is a close relation to the portabella mushroom that grows in fully finished compost beds. This mushroom will only grow in warm temperatures, fruiting after 4-6 of planting if temperatures are at least 60° F though it prefers closer to 80° F.

one full-sized Almond Agaricus mushroom with two baby mushrooms growing underneath.

Spawn run time:
4-8 weeks
Fruiting temperature range:
65-95° F
Mycelium growth temperature:
50-95° F.
Suitable for cultivation on:
Fully finished compost

Available as:

Sawdust Spawn

Each spawn type is used for a different cultivation technique. Please read about spawn usage under our MUSHROOM SPAWN tab.