Pleurotus cornucopiae

Pleurotus cornucopiae var. citrinopileatus

  • Pleurotus cornucopiae
  • Pleurotus cornucopiae
  • Pleurotus cornucopiae
  • Pleurotus cornucopiae
  • Flower name
    Pleurotus cornucopiae
  • Scientific name
    Pleurotus cornucopiae var. citrinopileatus
  • Alias楡木茸, Pleurotus cornucopiae var. citrinopileatus, Pleurotus cornucopiae
  • Place of originJapan, China, Russia
  • Place of floweringLow mountains, Hokkaido
  • Flowering season

What is Pleurotus cornucopiae

Pleurotus cornucopiae, the golden oyster mushroom or Tamogi-take (scientific name: Pleurotus cornucopiae) are edible mushrooms of the genus Pleurotus, native to Japan, China and Russia. It is found in Hokkaido and Honshu in the wild, growing at the base of elm trees and horse chestnut trees. Cultivated varieties are also produced.
Hypsizygus tessellatus is a rhizomorphic fungus that grows on the roots of living trees, while Tamogitake mushroom grows on dead trees. The umbrella is bright yellow and the flesh is white.

Common name: Pleurotus cornucopiae, scientific name: Pleurotus cornucopiae, also known as golden oyster mushroom, Origin: Japan, China, Russia; Distribution: Hokkaido - Honshu; Environment: wild elm and horse chestnut roots (natural), artificial medium (cultivated)
Shape: umbrella shape: yellow, shaft color: white, umbrella height: 2-6 cm, handle length: 2-5 cm, harvest season: all year round (cultivar), use: edible.


  • Eye
    Agaricales
  • Family
    Pleurotaceae
  • Genus
    Pleurotus
  • Species
    P. cornucopiae
  • Type of flower
    Other
  • Array of flower
    Other
  • Petal shape
    Other
  • Leaf type
    Other
  • Edge of the leaf
    Other
  • Life typeedible mushrooms
  • Flower colors
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height10.0 ~ 10.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower0.0 ~ 0.0 cm

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