Wednesday, February 28, 2024

FAQs in mycology

Who is the father of mycology? Answer: Heinrich Anton de Bary is the father of mycology.

Who is the father of Indian mycology and plant pathology? Answer: E. J. Butler

Are there any simple methods for laymen to differentiate between poisonous and edible mushrooms? Answer: Unfortunately no. Foraging for edible mushrooms without accurate identification is highly inadvisable.

Is every wild mushroom edible? Answer: No, every wild mushroom is not edible

When can I cultivate mushrooms? Answer: Whenever the climate is suitable for the particular mushroom you’re interested in growing.

​Can I freeze mushrooms? Answer: Yes, you can.

Visit these pages for more FAQs in mycology

https://fascinatedbyfungi.com/pages/fungal-faqs

https://www.researchgate.net/topic/Mycology