THAT SHROOM BLOG

  • When reading medical journals and scientific studies, you will see this mushroom referred to as hericium erinaceus, which translates to “hedgehog,” referencing its unique appearance. And although it does somewhat resemble a hedgehog, it also looks like a lion’s mane, which is what it is......

  • Growing your own mushrooms is a rewarding experience that is fun for people of all ages. Harness the power of nature through mushrooms and learn how to cultivate them at home.   Nature Lion mushroom grow kits come with everything you need to grow your......

  • Although increasing in popularity, the use of mushrooms for medicinal purposes is not new. For centuries our ancient ancestors have used mushrooms to treat wounds, strengthen the immune system, prevent diseases, and treat illnesses.  Research has shown us that medicinal mushrooms were used as early as 450......

  • A strong immune system has never been more important than it is right now. In the midst of a pandemic, the threat of COVID-19 as well as the flu is at an all-time high. Health experts have advised that those with a compromised immune system......

  • There are hundreds of wild mushrooms in Canada, and their benefits, properties, and composition can vary greatly between them.  Mushrooms can grow in a wide array of climates, and you’ll find them all over Canada from the southern tip to the far north. Mushrooms generally......