Start Growing Your Own Blue Oyster Mushrooms with North Spore Kit

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Are you a mushroom lover looking for a way to grow your own delicious fungi? Look no further than the North Spore Blue Oyster Mushroom Growing Kit! With this kit, you can easily and quickly start your own indoor mushroom farm. This post will help you get started with everything you need to know on how to use the kit.

Introduction to the North Spore Blue Oyster Mushroom: Spray & Grow Kit

The kit includes a block of sawdust and mycelium (the ‘seed’ of the mushrooms) which can be used to grow a variety of oyster mushrooms. The kit also comes with a spray bottle for easy application of water, as well as instructions for how to use the kit.

The North Spore Kit is non-GMO and beginner-friendly, making it easy to use even for those with no prior experience growing mushrooms. It yields large flushes of beautiful light grayish-brown to deep blue-gray mushrooms, making it an ideal choice for those looking to add a unique gourmet experience to their dishes.

The spray and grow kit is also great for those looking to try growing mushrooms in an indoor environment. It’s specifically designed to make growing mushrooms easier and more successful. The kit includes detailed instructions on how to use the sawdust block, as well as how to apply water using the spray bottle. Additionally, the kit comes with tips on how to maximize yields from your kit, so you can get the most out of your mushroom cultivation journey.

To get started with your North Spore Mushroom Grow Kit, make sure you have all the necessary supplies in place before you begin. You’ll need an area with good ventilation, as well as some kind of light source (preferably natural sunlight). You’ll also want to make sure you have a spray bottle filled with water, and any other supplies recommended by the instructions in your kit. Once you have everything you need, follow the instructions in your kit carefully and you’ll be ready to start growing delicious oyster mushrooms!

Overview of the Benefits of Growing Blue Oyster Mushrooms

Growing blue oyster mushrooms is a great way to get into mushroom cultivation. These mushrooms are easy to grow and yield large flushes of beautiful light grayish-brown to deep blue-gray mushrooms. North Spore’s Blue Oyster Grow Kits are the perfect option for any beginner, as they bring both reliability and deliciousness to your meals. Not only do these mushrooms offer a mild flavor profile, but they can also be used in almost any recipe! Just imagine how much more enjoyable dishes like omelets or stir-fries will become with freshly grown oyster mushrooms!

Not only are blue oyster mushrooms robust and thrive in a wide range of growing conditions, but they can also survive times when the atmosphere is too dry. To counteract this issue, you could make an enclosure with either a plastic bag or wrapping to up the moisture levels – easy! As long as these two elements remain steady – both temperature and humidity- anyone should be able to grow them without difficulty.

The North Spore Blue Oyster Mushroom Grow Kit also offers competitive pricing compared to other kits on the market. This makes it an accessible option for anyone looking to start growing their own mushrooms at home. With this kit, you can expect large clusters of gorgeous blue oysters in no time!

How to Prepare for Growing Blue Oyster Mushrooms

Before you start growing blue oyster mushrooms with the kit, you need to know some things. Understand what kind of environment they like so that you can get the most out of your kit.

First, find an area with plenty of ventilation and indirect sunlight. The mushroom mycelium will sense the oxygen in the air and produce mushroom ‘pins,’ so a room with good airflow is ideal. It is also important to keep the kit away from direct sunlight, as too much heat can stunt the growth of mushrooms.

Secondly, make a spray bottle with some drops of dish soap in water. Generously douse the surface where you cut an ‘X’ shape with tap water from the sprayer to help keep it hydrated and promote mycelium growth.

Spritz your kit at least twice daily – more if you’re in a particularly dry climate. (If your mushrooms start to grow but dry up and die, your growing environment may be too dry.)

Third, consider placing your kit in the most humid part of your home – such as a kitchen or bathroom – or near a humidifier or misting system for an extra boost of moisture. We suggest putting it on a kitchen counter close to a sink for easy access and spritzing.

Once these preparations are done, you are ready to begin growing delicious blue oyster mushrooms!

Steps for Growing Blue Oyster Mushrooms with North Spore Kit

Growing your own blue oyster mushrooms at home is easier than ever with the North Spore Kit. If you’re raring to go, this starter kit has everything that you need — even a ready-to-colonize sawdust block teeming with mushroom mycelium! In just some simple steps and with patience, your own tasty blue oyster mushrooms will soon be available for picking.

To begin, find a suitable environment for the kit. Select an area that is shielded from direct sunlight and maintains a fair amount of humidity in your home. Open up the front portion of the box and cut an “X” into its plastic bag to gain access to the Mushroom Mycelium without risking any harm or damage it might cause.

Once you have opened the bag, it’s time to start growing! Fill the provided sprayer with water and spray the plastic where you sliced the “X” to activate growth. Make sure to keep the plastic moist by spraying regularly throughout the day – two to three times is ideal – but avoid over-watering. As your mushrooms grow, you may need to adjust the level of humidity in your location depending on how well they are doing.

It’s time to enjoy the sensational flavors of your mushrooms! Our renowned North Spore recipe calls for you to dice and sauté blue oyster mushrooms in butter, garlic, and an array of herbs and spices on medium heat. Get ready to tantalize your taste buds with this delectable dish!

Enjoy them either solo or incorporate them into your favorite dish – no matter which way you go about it, the delectable taste of freshly-grown blue oysters will leave an everlasting impression that’ll have you coming back for more!

Growing your own blue oyster mushrooms at home has never been easier thanks to North Spore’s Spray & Grow Mushroom Growing Kit. With just a few simple steps and some patience, you can be enjoying these delicious

Tips for Maximizing Yields from Your North Spore Kit

Once you have the necessary components to grow your own Blue Oyster mushrooms with North Spore’s Spray & Grow kits, there are a few tips you can use to maximize your yields.

First, be sure to provide the right environment for your mushrooms. Blue Oyster mushrooms thrive in temperatures between 50°F and 80°F and humidity levels between 65% and 75%. You should also ensure that the kit is exposed to plenty of indirect light to keep the mushrooms from becoming too dry.

Second, make sure to mist the kit several times a day. The kit comes with a spray bottle so you can easily keep the growing environment moist and humid. This will help keep your mushroom yields high.

Third, don’t harvest all of your mushrooms at once. Make sure to leave some of them on the kit so they can continue to produce spores which will help increase your yields in future batches.

Fourth, be sure to properly store any unused parts of the kit after harvesting. The kit includes plastic bags which should be used to store any unused parts of the kit in order to maintain optimal growing conditions for future harvests.

Finally, it is important to remember that mushroom growing is a slow process and results may vary depending on environmental conditions and other factors such as temperature, humidity, and light exposure. By following these tips, however, you should be able to maximize your yields from North Spore’s Spray & Grow kits.

Common Mistakes to Avoid When Growing Blue Oysters

Growing Blue Oyster mushrooms with a North Spore kit can be a rewarding experience, but as with any type of mushroom, there are some common mistakes that can be made. In this section, we’ll go over some of the most common mistakes to avoid when growing blue oysters with a North Spore kit.

To begin, it is important to make sure the growing environment is clean and sterile. Contamination is the leading cause of failure when growing mushrooms, and incorrect sterilization is the primary cause of contamination. If your kit did not come pre-sterilized, make sure to properly sterilize the substrate before adding your mycelium.

Another mistake to avoid is watering too much or too little. You want to keep your substrate consistently moist, but not overly wet or dry. It is best to lightly mist your substrate twice a day using a spray bottle filled with filtered water. This will ensure that your mushrooms have an adequate amount of moisture for growth.

It is also important to make sure that you are using the right type of mushroom for the North Spore kit you purchased. Most Oyster species will work great, specifically Pink Oysters, Blue Oysters, and Pearl Oysters. If you are attempting to grow a different type of mushroom, you may need separate supplies or additional instructions for success.

Finally, be sure not to harvest your mushrooms too soon or too late. You should wait until they reach full maturity and have opened their caps fully before harvesting them. If you harvest them too early, they may not have had time to mature properly and will be small in size. Conversely, if you wait too long before harvesting them, they may become too mature and tough in texture.

By following these simple tips and avoiding common mistakes when growing blue oysters with a North Spore kit, you can ensure success in getting the most out of your mushroom-growing experience!

Recipes Featuring North Spore Blue Oysters

Now that you’ve got your North Spore Kit, it’s time to enjoy the deliciousness! The delightful flavor of blue oysters can enhance any dish and make a savory addition. Here are some mouth-watering recipes to get you started with your kit – so let’s dive right in and give these delectable dishes a try!

Sautéed Blue Oysters with Garlic and Butter: To experience the North Spore classic recipe, start by finely chopping your Blue Oyster mushrooms. Then heat a heavy pan to medium temperature and add in butter, garlic, and herbs of choice for flavor – let it all sauté together! Trust us when we say you won’t regret this simple yet delicious mushroom meal.

Blue Oyster Soup: For an easy soup that’s full of flavor, try making a creamy Blue Oyster soup. Start by sautéing a chopped onion in butter until soft. Add the chopped Blue Oysters and cook for a few minutes more. Then add vegetable stock, cream, and a handful of fresh thyme and simmer until thickened. Serve with crusty bread for a comforting meal.

Fried Blue Oysters: If you’re feeling adventurous, try pan-frying your Blue Oyster mushrooms for an unexpected twist on classic fried mushrooms. Start by chopping the mushrooms into small pieces. Heat oil in a heavy skillet over medium-high heat until hot but not smoking. Add the mushrooms and fry until golden brown, stirring occasionally to prevent burning. Sprinkle with salt while they’re still hot and serve immediately.

No matter which recipe you choose, your North Spore Blue Oyster Mushroom Harvest will be sure to please! With these simple recipes in hand, you can now make the most of your harvest every time!

Where to Buy North Spore’s Blue Oyster Mushroom Kits

If you’re searching for an easy, foolproof way to make scrumptious meals with mushrooms? Look no further than North Spore’s Blue Oyster Mushroom kit! All the components of our product are carefully sourced from organic, non-GMO farmers in the Northeastern and North American regions ensuring that you get only natural, high-quality ingredients. Plus they come premeasured – all you have to do is add them in and mix them together. The result? A gastronomic delight is sure to please any mushroom lover out there! You can pick up this must-have item on the official North Spore website or at select retailers near you. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to craft deliciousness in a few simple steps!

When purchasing your kit, make sure to double-check that it is the correct version – North Spore’s Spray & Grow Kit – as there are other versions available. Once you have your kit in hand, you’ll be ready to start the mushroom-growing process! If you’d like more information on the preparation and growing process for North Spore’s kits, please refer to the “How to Prepare for Growing Blue Oyster Mushrooms” and “Steps for Growing Blue Oyster Mushrooms with North Spore Kit” sections of this blog post.

When it comes to buying your mushroom kits from North Spore, you can purchase them online or at select retailers. Online orders ship directly from their facility in Maine and come with a satisfaction guarantee. When shopping online, be sure to check out their special offers and bundle deals for even more savings. Additionally, if you’re a member of the North Spore community, you can take advantage of exclusive discounts and promotions throughout the year.

If you prefer to shop in person, North Spore’s kits are available at a variety of retailers across the United States. You can find a list of participating retailers near you on their website or by contacting customer service directly at

No matter which option you choose, purchasing your North Spore’s Blue Oyster Mushroom Grow Kit is an easy and fun way to get started cultivating mushrooms right away!


Growing mushrooms with a North Spore Grow Kit is a great way to get started in the fascinating world of mycology. The kit is easy to use and can yield large harvests of beautiful and delicious mushrooms. With the right care and attention, you can enjoy your own homegrown mushrooms in just 10 days.

To ensure success with your North Spore kit, remember to spray the log or straw daily, keep the environment humid, and maintain a temperature between 65-85°F. Additionally, avoid common mistakes such as overwatering, using contaminated water, and harvesting too early. When you’re ready to harvest your blue oysters, simply pull them off the log or straw and enjoy!

With your North Spore Blue Oyster Mushroom Spray and Grow Kit, you can now cultivate delicious and nutritious mushrooms in the comfort of your own home. So what are you waiting for? Get started on your mushroom-growing journey today!

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Eyal Rozen

Eyal Rozen

I found out about Oyster Mushrooms completely by chance and immediately fell in love.
Since then I grew up mushrooms by myself, experimented with different recipes and combinations that I had to share. That's what this blog is about.

About Me

I found out about Oyster Mushrooms completely by chance and immediately fell in love.
Since then I experimented with different recipes and combinations that I had to share. That’s what this blog is about.

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