Is this Reishi ?

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  1. Loktek

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    Definitely ganoderma lucidum top shelf , pun intended
     
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    Excellent … truth be told I was eating pizza .. all credit to my 13 yr old !
     
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    Same tree will produce again
     
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    Probably others nearby too
     
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    I found a total of 3 that had reached a mature state.. the other 2 were not quite as pretty. Cloneable ?
     
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    Quite rare to find them immaculate, usually cut away all the not good and old flesh
     
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    Mushrooms get ignored so much in uk, when I see reishi on trees here the conks and shelves look like they bene there longer than me, adding a new shelf every few years
     
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    I find turkey tail everywhere growing on everything ! Old man’s beard is extremely prevalent here also
     
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    Wish I knew how to use it
     
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    Soak in alcohol, strain, you now have a tincture
     
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    Can chop it up and simmer in water 30 mins, strain and drink the "tea"
     
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    I'm sure there is a cold soak long stewing method too but I could be confusing other brews
     
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    Vodka soak ! Thanks Bod ! 70016D01-CA61-41FD-B9F3-535EC51385A8.jpeg
     
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    Aye that's the one I was reading about, a quick medicinal voddy lol
     
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    Found these today far from the others !

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    Keep on the lookout and you are gonna be finding the freshest conks and antlers soon enough
     
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    What part of the world did you find it in?
     
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    Some promising reishi coming up !! Patience is a developing virtue !! 3066B132-E988-42ED-896B-EDAF0AD69BB6.jpeg
     
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