Edible oyster mushrooms placed in a genus of about 30 species of fungi. With these 30 species, only 10 species of oyster mushrooms are allowed to set up cultivation in the home. At first glance, this huge, growing in large groups one on the other types of edible mushrooms.
mushroom cap reaches a diameter of 10 cm., although there are great representatives of oyster mushrooms, cap who can grow up to 30 cm. The surface of the fungus is quite smooth to the touch. On a slightly gray color with a hint of purple. Feet in small oyster. The pulp is very juicy, but the color is preferably white.
It likes to grow in deciduous forests in the light areas with excellent ventilation. As a rule, distribution period falls on the end of August – the beginning of November.