Psilocybe Tampanensis "Pollock" variety is named after the mycologist who discovered it in 1977, Steven Pollock, in Tampa (Florida).
It was the first strain that was shown to be capable of producing sclerotia, or magic truffles. It stands out for producing large crops, both truffles and mushrooms, and its growing is not very difficult. Now you can grow them at home with these spores.
Psilocybe Tampanensis “Pollock” spores vial by Sporemate
Each bottle contains 0.34 US fl oz. (10 ml.) of spores in a solution that keeps them in perfect condition until the time of inoculation. They are already prepared for inoculation, so you don't have to disinfect anything but your hands and try to work in the most hygienic environment possible.
How to use Tampanensis “Pollock” Spores by Sporemate
- Wear a mask and gloves or disinfect your hands properly
- Shake the vial well to mix all the contents
- Sterilize the syringe we are going to use
- Sterilize the septa on the top of the vial
- Remove about 0.1 US fl oz. (3 ml.) of spores with the syringe (0.1 US fl oz. (3 ml.) is enough for 1 US qt (1 litre) of substrate)
- Inoculate the contents of the syringe into the substrate, leaving drops carefully in different areas
How to maintain Psilocybe Tampanensis “Pollock” Spores
To maximize the viability of the spores it is important to keep the vial at a temperature between 35.6 and 46.4 ºF (2-8 ºC). Store it in a tupperware box in the fridge can be a great solution to extend the lifespan of our spores.