Cyclocybe aegerita– Also known scientifically in the past as Agrocybe cylindracea, Agrocybe aegerita or Pholiota aegerita although it is in the Cyclocybe genus.
Known commonly as Pioppino, Velvet Pioppino, or Black Poplar.
Fruits best at 50-60°F, but can fruit into the mid 60’s and low 70’s.
Bag opened for air to let pinset grow1 Day after bag opened for air to let pinset grow
2 Days after bag opened for air to let pinset grow
Image 4) Second flush from same block
All gourmet liquid cultures (LCs) are provided with a 16g needle (in the manufacturer’s packaging) and come in 10 mL capped syringes. They will be labelled on the plunger and are grown in a 2% malt extract solution. Shake well before use.