Foraged Lots of Oysters (Pleurotus ostreatus Photos + Video)

in Fungi Lovers5 days ago (edited)

On some autumn day, I discovered lots of oyster mushrooms (Pleurotus ostreatus) right before sunset.


Lit by sun rays they are extremely attractive.


I did forage them for food.


I also hunted this huge so-called Tzar Oyster.


Watch the video to find out how much it does weigh.

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I found some of these brown oysters late in november over here growing on a willow tree. They were the best tasting oysters I've ever had. I suspect the willow tree added a bit of sweetness to their taste.

How much did you gather?

It was roughly 2/3 of the patch you show growing on the tree in your photo. Only good enough for a couple meals. I turned them into stir fry with a bed of rice.

This evening I did photograph the local willow tree:


Are those dried oysters? Not looking similar to my knowledge.

My guess is that it is a northern tooth polypore. Or something related.