2899 Cromarty Dr, Putnam, ON N0L 2B0
The crew at Whitecrest mushrooms know their fungi. Did you know that cremini and portabella mushrooms are the same fungi just at different stages of growth? Several carefully climate controlled rooms are outfitted with multiple trays of inoculated growing medium. As the mushrooms grow, it takes a It takes a skillful eye to recognize a cremini whose crown will stretch without cracking into the smooth and evenly gilled meaty beauty that is a portabella though! Whitecrest is also working on an innovative “Arctic Kiwi” project. In late fall, these little sweet hardy kiwis (about the size of a grape) are a real treat.